Finding budget building materials that are both fit for purpose and made from quality materials with years of experience can be a challenge. But it is important that items such as the aluminum Z clips are strong enough to carry weight without buckling, and are free from certain imperfections that eventually lead to damage in the main support pieces. These considerations help save you money and hassles down the road.
Uses of aluminum Z bars
There are many different types of aluminum Z bars on the market, and some are better for certain projects than others. Signage, shelving, cabinets, wall panels, and display units will all rely on a good aluminum Z bar (Z channel) that can take the pressure and perform well in the office or showroom. Z bars are traditionally used to hang and secure heavy items making them ideal for many businesses.
The Z Bar can be made to your specific requirements, meaning businesses with complex needs will not need to make compromises on the parts that they choose. These budget building materials can also reduce installation times by providing a level and secure method of mounting objects. Using Z bars in combination with aluminum z clips can provide a quick and easy installation where ensuring items are plumb, square, and level to aid in many critical building and remodeling projects.
Selecting the right type of aluminum Z bar
Selecting the right type of Z bar extrusion will greatly depend on the type of job you are doing. Whether you’re hanging shelving units, mounting store fixtures, or other types of wall panels , you are guaranteed to need Z bars that are sturdy and durable for the maximum amount of support. Before purchasing aluminum Z bars for your project, review the specifications of your job to narrow down the exact requirements of your mounting needs.
Understand and research what items are to be mounted and their weight specifications. The type of Z bar extrusion you require will largely depend on what you are mounting and its weight. If you are using aluminum Z bars to install wall panels, your project needs may differ from projects that are using Z bars to mount store fixtures, cabinets, or signs.
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Benefits of aluminum Z bars for your project
There are endless benefits to using aluminum Z bars and is why you are more likely to find this budget building material can be used in many different mounting applications. Z bars are designed to accommodate a great deal of weight. For this reason, they are often used to mount particularly heavy items. And as an extra benefit many of the strong Z bars in production – such as those made of aluminum – can take a lot more weight than a conventional screw and bracket.
All of our aluminum Z bars reduce installation times making them extremely cost-effective and a great budget building material.
Additional benefits of using aluminum Z bars are:
- Easy to install and use
- Saves on installation time
- Easy to move and adjust
- No surface damage upon removal
Z bar options from Eagle Mouldings for all projects and budgets
Eagle Mouldings has one of the largest selections of Z bars available anywhere, with options spanning a wide range of sizes. Browse our inventory to find just what you need.
Don’t see the Z bar option you’re looking for online? Eagle Mouldings is able to create custom Z bars fit for your specific needs. Contact us today to determine which Z bars are right for your project and receive a quote.