Everything You Need to Know Before Buying Handrail Fittings
A stainless steel handrail is the ideal complementing feature for a new glass or wire balustrade. Enhance the look and charm of your existing, or new property, with a monochromatic visual feature that has an elegant narrow profile that is versatile, durable, and requires little maintenance. Amongst all the colours in your home or business, a simple yet impressive and eye-catching feature, a stainless steel handrail will set your balustrade apart from the rest.
Whether you are planning to install a stainless steel handrail on a staircase, balcony, pool fence, mezzanine or patio balustrade, we have all handrail fittings, tools and equipment that you will need to complete your client’s project. Our fittings are ideal for both indoor and outdoor applications and have satisfied many trade customers who desire quality products at reasonable prices.
Here are four things you should know before buying handrail fittings:
1. It is a Better Choice
Stainless steel handrails are becoming increasingly popular in today’s market because of its simplicity, versatile application and low maintenance. The long-term benefit of a stainless steel handrail is ideal for property owners who want a hassle-free installation.
Here are our top five reasons why you should choose stainless steel handrail over handrails manufactured from other materials:
1) Easy to manufacture, customise and install;
2) Strong, durable and sturdy;
3) No painting or oiling required;
4) Does not warp, deform, peel, stain or bleed; and
5) Suitable for indoor and outdoor use in Melbourne’s climate.
2. Do Your Homework
Your clients trust you to install a quality, long-lasting and compliant handrail. So ensure that you consult with the architect and/or engineer before acquiring your materials. Remind your clients that appropriate licences and permits need to be obtained to allow the installation of the handrail to occur without any hassle. Whilst your clients might desire a handrail with complex features, you might need to explain any installation difficulties and seek advice from the architect and/or engineer to confirm that the design will work.
3. Customisable Options
We stock handrails crafted in standard grade (304) and marine grade (316) stainless steel to suit all sorts of indoor and outdoor application. Whether your client’s property is inland or near the coast, our stainless steel products will retain its quality and finish.
Our round tube handrail is popular for its simplicity and versatility. Our square tube and rectangular tube handrails are modern and elegant. Our slotted tube handrails can offer a flush finish mounted over glass panels.
All types of handrails can be fabricated according to your specifications and design requirements. The handrail can be positioned on mounting brackets to the side, or directly above the balustrade as your client desires.
4. Complementing Accessories
We stock a wide range of accessories to complete your handrail project which are available in either a satin or mirror finish. We have adjustable joiners and handrail brackets that can suit a tailored handrail design. You will not be limited to designing, fabricating and installing a straight line handrail, because our accessories will allow you to wrap your handrail around something and perform various angle bends to suit your client’s specific requirements.
Complement your client’s new stainless steel handrail with well-crafted, long-lasting and customisable handrail fittings. We have plenty of fittings in different finishes, stainless steel grades and designs to suit your client’s requirements. Call us on 1800 067 687 or visit your local Keble’s Trading showroom in Dandenong, Laverton, Campbellfield or Kilsyth to discover our complete range and speak to our friendly staff.
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