Aluminium Corner Trim (Guard)
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As a leading online UK supplier of aluminium, The Metal Store stocks 1.5 mm thick aluminium corner trim / guard in a variety of lengths and sizes.
What is Aluminium Corner Trim used for?
Sometimes called aluminium corner guard, aluminium corner trim is used to provide lightweight, heavy duty corner protection for the inside and outside corner of walls, and the outside edge of steps. When used for steps the aluminium tread plate edging also provides good slip resistance.
Our Aluminium Corner Trim range
Our aluminium corner trim is formed from grade 5754 Aluminium 5 Bar Tread Plate.
As a high strength aluminium alloy, this grade provides extra sturdy and hard wearing corner protection. It’s also highly corrosion resistant, meaning it is ideal regardless of whether the aluminium corner guards are being used indoor or outdoor.
We provide the aluminium corner trim at a 90 degree angle as standard, making it incredibly easy to apply.
If you require aluminium corner guard to be formed from our standard aluminium angle, please get in touch with our team and we’d be happy to provide you with a quotation.
Buy your Aluminium Corner Trims online from The Metal Store
Buying Aluminium Corner Trim with The Metal Store couldn’t be easier. Simply select the length and size to suits your needs and place your order online through our online store, or get in touch with our expert team today.
Frequently asked questions
Why is aluminium corner trim important?
Aluminium corner trim, sometimes known as corner guards, are metal strips made from aluminium that are integral to many construction projects. Aluminium corner trims are a layer of protection for the corners of structures that help to safeguard against cracking and chipping.
They also help to reinforce the edges of structures allowing them to better stand the tests of time. For this reason, aluminium is the perfect metal as it is naturally resistant to corrosion as well as being strong and lightweight.
What post-treatment options are available for aluminium corner trim?
Depending on the specifics of the construction project in question, there are many finishes that can be applied to aluminium corner trim. Some of the most commonly used finishes are powder coating, anodised, brushed or polished aluminium. The best one for your project will depend on the desired outcome!
How are aluminium corner trims installed?
Aluminium corner trim is typically installed by using standard joining components like nails, screws or adhesive. The best way to install will depend on the structure in question and any manufacturer’s instructions that come with the corner trim.
What are some of the most common uses for aluminium corner trim?
You’ll find them most frequently used in various construction projects. For example, they work well to enhance both the aesthetics and structural integrity of drywall corners, countertop edges, windows and doors.
How much maintenance is required for aluminium corner trim?
If properly installed, aluminium corner trim should require very little maintenance. This is because they are made from aluminium, which is a metal known for its durability and its resistance to corrosion. However, it is a good idea to occasionally clean them, removing dust and debris.
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