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How to install Aluminium Chequer Plate

Aluminium 5 bar chequer plate is a durable and versatile material that is widely used in industrial and commercial applications. Installing aluminium 5 bar chequer plate requires a proper installation method that ensures its security and long-lasting durability. In this article, we will provide you with two installation options for aluminium 5 bar chequer plate: the adhesive method and drilling. Additionally, we can offer bespoke pre-drilled holes for your convenience.

Solution 1: Adhesive Method

Using a reliable adhesive is one of the most effective ways to install aluminium 5 bar chequer plate. A no nails adhesive is a popular and efficient adhesive option, which offers excellent bonding strength and requires no drilling or screws. The adhesive is applied to the back of the aluminium chequer plate and then firmly pressed onto the surface. It is essential to ensure the surface is clean, level and primed before applying the adhesive to guarantee the best results. This method is ideal for those looking for a quick and hassle-free installation process.

Solution 2: Drilling

Drilling is another option for installing aluminium 5 bar chequer plate, particularly in situations where adhesive may not be suitable. The plate is drilled and screwed onto the surface, creating a secure and long-lasting installation. When using this method, it is crucial to use the right type of screws, taking into account the plate’s thickness and the installation surface’s material. We can offer pre-drilled holes as a bespoke item, which can save you time and effort in the installation process.

At Chequer Plate Direct, we understand the importance of a secure and long-lasting installation process for aluminium 5 bar chequer plate. That is why we offer a range of bespoke products that can help you achieve the desired results. Our pre-drilled holes solution can save you valuable time and effort in the installation process, ensuring a professional and precise installation. Additionally, our range of high-quality aluminium chequer plate products, including the popular 5 bar design, is ideal for various industrial and commercial applications. Contact us today to explore our selection and ensure a successful installation for your project.

Installing aluminium 5 bar chequer plate requires careful consideration to ensure a secure and long-lasting installation. We have presented two options for installation: the adhesive method and drilling. While adhesive provides a hassle-free installation process, drilling offers a reliable and secure option, especially when adhesive may not be suitable. At Chequer Plate Direct, we offer bespoke solutions to help you achieve the desired results, including pre-drilled holes. Our range of high-quality aluminium chequer plate products is ideal for various industrial and commercial applications. Contact us today to find the perfect solution for your needs.

"Choosing the right installation method, whether it is adhesive or drilling, is crucial for the security and durability of aluminium 5 bar chequer plate."

"Using a reliable adhesive, combined with proper surface preparation, can provide a strong and long-lasting bond for aluminium chequer plate installation."

What Is Wall Protection and The Benefits

What is Wall Protection

Wall protection products provide a level of protection in fitout projects for walls, corners, and doors from wheeled and pedestrian traffic. As a result, it offers practical protection and has become a solution to keeping maintenance costs down and even provide a decorative finish.

The causes of damaged walls are from moveable objects such as wheelchairs, carts, gurneys, office chairs and even warehouse vehicles.

There are various types of wall protection products such as wall sheets to corner guards, door kickplates and more, all that provide high-impact resistance, quality, and easy maintenance.

 

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What are the Benefits?

Non-Corrosive:

Firstly, aluminium wall protection is a hard-wearing surface. It has great corrosion resistance and provides a robust surface against thorough cleaning routines.  

Durable:

Secondly. the material is considered a highly durable material. It has a long-life span and requires less maintenance than other metals. Its durable nature makes it ideal for protecting the wall from scuffs and dents.

 

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 Easy To Install:

Thirdly, the lightweight nature of the products makes them easy to install on interior surfaces with minimal requirements.

Decorative:

Finally, aluminium wall protection and cladding are fast becoming a design staple for contemporary interiors. Architects and designers do not need to choose between style and substance because aluminium is aesthetically pleasing while offering a durable, hygienic, and lightweight. 

It has become an innovative way to add a touch of style.  

Interested in the above?
Speak to a member of our team and get a quote today. Alternatively, you can order online on our website.
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Products:

2mm Thick

500mm x 1000mm Chequer Plate

Project:

A client approached our customer
service team requested a piece chequer plate for their rabbit pen. We delivered
a 2mm thick 500mmx1000mm chequer plate. Ideal for protecting surfaces and easy
to clean from any unsuspecting accidents. All the edges were buffed out making
it safe for the rabbits.

Checker Plate Kicker Plates for Stairway | Chequer Plate Direct

Customer Showcase: Kicker Plates for Stairway

Customer Showcase: Kicker Plates for Stairway

Chequer Plate Direct have recently supplied a number of sheets for use as kick plates for a private holiday flat.

What did we supply?

  • 159mm x 908mm 2mm o/base aluminium 5 bar tread plate
  • 114mm x 908mm 2mm o/base aluminium 5 bar tread plate

Before:

Before installation the plywood was exposed to moisture and weather.

During Installation:

A work in progress using a strong adhesive sealant applied to marine ply. Holes were added to improve the bonding.

Finished Job

The finished job with the kick plates installed on the staircase up to the flat. It provides a nice, smart finish and protects the staircase

What did the customer have to say?

Many thanks for your service and your very helpful staff, very satisfied with the finished job. Alan Cottrill – Holiday Flat Kicker Plates