Company News

Celebrating Easter - 04/14/14

In observance of the Easter holiday, our offices will be closed on Good Friday, April 18th.  We will resume our normal business hours, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, on Monday, April 21st. We hope you have fun searching for those hidden Easter eggs, and we wish you a very blessed Easter. Happy Easter, Everyone!

Introducing Two-Sided Panel Display Hooks and Hanging Hardware - 04/09/14

A year ago, on March 25, 2013 we made an entry here on our blog titled, “How to Hang Panel Substrate”. In that article we introduced a few new additions to our Panel Hook family of products. Specifically we introduced the H3006, Panel Hook, Wide. This was also accompanied by the announcement of a spring clip that could be added to either of the Panel Hooks. This clip front-loads panels in the Panel Hook and towards the viewer so the presentation … Read more >

New Museum-Style Art Hanging System Revealed at Kindale Public Library - 04/04/14

We’re pleased to mention another happy customer has shared her enthusiasm for her local library’s new art display system via a story in her local newspaper. Judy Cantwell, a board of directors member of the Kindale Public Library in Stephenville, Newfoundland, Canada, needed a solution for how to hang art created by neighborhood students and local talent in the community. The art hanging system needed to accommodate a variety of artwork and crafts easily and efficiently. Click Rail System was the product of … Read more >

Pocket Display Systems are a Fabulous Idea - 03/19/14

When the management team at the leading Bean Bag company, Comfort Research, decided to enroll the staff to constantly focus on improving the company, they came up with a real winner of an idea. Always looking to “Find a Better Way” (FAB), management put some money where the ideas are. They created a program that allows all employees to submit ideas. The ideas are reviewed by a team and, if an idea shows a likelihood to improve the company’s processes, … Read more >

Hang with the Best® Blog Turns 100 - 03/12/14

We’re very excited! We have been writing this blog for just over two years and we are already celebrating our 100th article. If you’re not familiar with our blog, here’s what we’ve been writing about: How-To Articles and Videos In this category, we share articles that will help you glean practical knowledge and skills for hanging system applications such as how to hang art on brick walls, tips for hanging pictures and gallery wall layouts, and how to hang panel substrate. We … Read more >

Ideal Picture Hanging Hook Earns Patent - 03/06/14

AS Hanging Systems received notice from the US Patent and Trademark Office that the recently redesigned Mini Hook has achieved a patent on its design. This is the third major version of the diminutive cable hanging hook. Mini Hook, Swivel The earlier version of this hook introduced the popular swivel feature that allows the body to rotate within the formed wire hook portion of the assembly. This is a great convenience feature that allows for left and right-handed use, which is … Read more >

How to Hang Art in Earthquake Zones - 02/14/14

by Dave Veilleux, VP Business Development - As someone who grew up in an earthquake zone in southern California, I have personal first hand experience with shake, rattle, and roll of Mother Nature’s occasional convulsing. Besides a multitude of less memorable shakers, I have experienced the following significant quakes: 1971 6.6 (Richter Scale) San Fernando/Sylmar quake 1987 5.9 Whittier Narrows quake 1991 5.6 Sierra Madre quake 1994 6.7 Northridge quake The challenge has been presented to our Call Center many times, … Read more >

Introducing Our New Corporate Identity - 02/03/14

We’re very excited to announce that AS Hanging Systems has a new corporate identity. A few months ago, we updated our company history. As you can see, we’re continuously moving forward and proud to share this progress with you. “The last time we refreshed the look and feel of our branding was in 2007. We found our presence no longer communicated the same leading edge design that our recent product introductions deliver. Our identity was showing its age”, said Walter Moncade, … Read more >

Come See Us at the Montreal HomeExpo - 01/28/14

AS Hanging Systems will be exhibiting at the Montreal HomeExpo, a co-location for the 6th City and Suburb HomeShow and the 9th Cottage & Country Homes Show. The expo will be located at the Montreal Olympic Stadium in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Montreal HomeExpo runs February 6th – 9th, 2014. You can find us in Booth #338. The show’s hours are as follows: Thursday, February 6th, 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Friday, February 7th, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday, February 8th, 10:00 … Read more >

AS Hanging Systems Creates Fantastic Branding Wall - 01/24/14

We have witnessed, and previously reported on, customers using our Pocket Display System to create any number of interesting solutions, such as for display real estate listings and museums display walls. We have a new application success story to share with you. It comprises 175 pockets creating a display spanning more than 35 feet wide and over 8 feet tall. The client is Strata Decision Technology, a pioneer and industry leader of software solutions for financial and business support in the healthcare … Read more >