Building with Aluminum Flat Bar
The commercial and business uses of aluminum are infinite. The aluminum flat bar is the basic building block of many commercial, business and residential construction and remodeling projects. It’s commonly used by aerospace, marine, trucking, motor and bridge building industries. The flat bar is easy to shape, bend, mold, or weld into any framework specification. It can be formed to make complex shapes with one-piece sections and without having to rely on mechanical joining. Here are several examples of flat bar project uses:
* Pier Decking
* Sliding Door Tracking
* Panel Hangers
* Kick Plates
There are many features and benefits to considering the aluminum flat bar, trim and molding on your next commercial project. Aluminum is a sustainable metal and can be recycled infinitely with no degradation. It’s about a third of the weight of iron, steel, copper or brass, and this makes it much easier to shape and mold. The strength of aluminum can be customized based on project specifications. The resiliency of aluminum gives it the flexibility to spring back. Because its corrosive resistant It’s the perfect metal to leave out in the elements.
Aluminum is noncombustible and nontoxic metal even under high temperatures. Aluminum is the perfect metal for retaining hot or cold temperatures, and that saves energy and money. There are many surface treatment applications for aluminum, which can produce a reflective product that shields it from light, radio waves or infrared radiation. You can customize your project by choosing from a variety of finishes and colors.
The manufacturing of aluminum is inexpensive and makes it a quick-to-market metal for commercial, businesses and residential construction. Remember the diner, malt shop and drive-ins of the 1950’s and 60’s? Designers are incorporating polished aluminum trim into the classic 1950’s retro remodeling projects.
The resiliency of aluminum is its high strength-to-weight composition. Since it’s easy to fabricate and assemble, manufacturers can fulfill standard and custom orders in real-time. Shipping aluminum products keep your material costs down, and most manufacturers can ship the same day. With its durable, custom finishes, consider using aluminum on your next project build.
Eagle Mouldings provides much in-stock aluminum flat bar and trim sizes. We are a large North American supplier and can turn your order around in one-day. Consider Eagle Mouldings your partner for your next commercial, business or residential construction project. Visit us at www.eagle-aluminum.com.