When you’re installing heavy duty gates it’s extremely important to choose the correct hardware that will stand up to the abuse of the outdoor elements as well as supporting the weight of the gates. And if these gates will be used in a commercial setting you need hardware that can stand up to this abuse. This quick article points out a few things you should be aware of.
When choosing heavy duty hinges it’s very important to go with stainless steel. Otherwise you’ll be dealing with hinges that won’t swing freely or latches that don’t quite latch the way they’re supposed to.
Durability and Performance:
Another reason to go with stainless steel is because of their unparalleled longevity. When you’re dealing with commercial applications you can’t afford for your hardware to fail. Between the down time and the cost to replace your hardware, it may create a huge financial headache.
Stainless steel is the perfect option for businesses and homes that require the upmost security. This material is naturally harder to break compared to cheaper, softer, metal options.
If you have a commercial property you owe it to yourself, your employees, and your customers to go with the correct hardware. Below are some great examples of hardware that is suitable for commercial applications.