BYU Uses Contempo System on Their Curved Wall Staircase

Contempo® System by AS Hanging Display Systems

When the Library Exhibits Manager of Brigham Young University, Provo Campus, needed to come up with a hanging solution for presenting exhibits in the Joseph F. Smith Building, he was faced with a few challenges … creating a display along a stairway with curved walls and implementing a system that could be changed easily when needed.  “These exhibits change often. That round stairway winds up three floors and is centered on an oculus skylight above … it’s stunning!” says the … Read more >

Win a Picture Hanging System in our Giveaway!

It is so easy to enter! … “Like” our Facebook page and sign up below for a chance to win! When you hang with AS Hanging Systems, You Hang with the Best® Prize A complete picture hanging system including two (2) Click Rail System, 12 ft. Kit (part# W4212) including expedited shipping. A prize value of over $250! Like Facebook page here: facebook.com/ASHangingSystems Register giveaway here: swakes.com/en/swakes/512 Closing date: December 21, 2012 at 00:00 Eligibility: Canadian & US residents, 18 years and older Click Rail System Image Gallery … Read more >

Introducing Cable Tensioners

T-End Cable Tensioner by AS Hanging Systems

We are very excited to share with you one of our newest product lines – Cable Tensioners. This new line offers five configurations to be used with any of our four cable-compatible tracks. We’ve previously offered three versions of the Tensioning Spring, used in conjunction with these same systems.* How does a tensioned system work? An upper track is attached high on the wall or to the ceiling. A suitable cable is selected, appropriate to fit the upper track and … Read more >

AS Hanging Systems Made Sure Roberts Creek Art and Design Wasn’t Hung Out to Dry!

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We love hearing successful stories from satisfied customers. We recently received this story from a customer sharing his positive experience with AS Hanging Systems in the midst of a “crunch” time situation. “We were recently in the Roberts Creek Art and Design Festival featuring our bike trailers as well as Kez’s ceramic wall installations. We needed to make a display wall that solved several problems. During a very busy schedule we managed to build a portable wall over three weeks. … Read more >

Cityline Brings AS Hanging Systems Into Your Home or Office

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We’re so proud and excited to share that CityTV’s Cityline has featured AS Hanging Systems in a recent TV segment. Cityline is the longest running and most successful daytime show for women in Canadian history. The show originates in Toronto and airs at 9 a.m. ET/PT on weekday mornings. The show is hosted by the energetic and beautiful Tracy Moore. In this segment, “Display Your Art with Minimal Damage,” Kimberely Seldon, CityTV’s Cityline guest design expert, demonstrates how using our … Read more >

Determining Safe Weight Limits for Hanging Art or Large Photos

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Knowing the correct weight capacity of your hanging system is critical to creating a proper design, but also to ensuring that your beautiful display will remain beautiful where you place it. In this photo, four popular tracks are shown. From left to right they are referred to as “Wall Track”, “Ceiling Track”, Click Rail Track, and Contempo Track. There is a sizeable difference between the rated weight capacity of each of these tracks. This open-face wall track will support 300 … Read more >

How to Hang a Picture Grouping and Create Design Freedom

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There are many obvious benefits of using a hanging system, but perhaps the least obvious benefit is in the freedom of design that hanging systems bring to the interior space in which they are used. This is a benefit that is rarely appreciated except through the actual experience of use. Whether the space is residential or commercial, change happens. When furniture is moved, it typically affects wall object placement as well. We’ve all seen situations where telltale signs and residual … Read more >