Austin Hardware® Resource Center

More Customer Solutions from Austin Hardware.

Posted by Rob Dell'Elmo on Jan 14, 2020 10:30:00 AM
We want to help you not only achieve but exceed your goals. That’s our simple mission. We know we can’t do that by just providing hardware. We have to do more, and we attempt that in several ways:
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Your Complete Guide to Gas Springs

Posted by Austin Hardware on Jan 3, 2020 11:16:00 AM
What is a Gas Spring? Have you ever wondered how a gas spring works? Or maybe you don’t even know what one is. You would be surprised though by how much you use them in your daily life. Have you ever tried opening the trunk of your car? Or raised an office chair to desk level? What you probably...
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LifeDefender Sets the Top Safety Standards With Innovative Designs.

Posted by Austin Hardware on Dec 18, 2019 11:04:00 AM
When it comes to safety, LifeDefender not only meets the industry standards, we helped to establish them. From our beginnings, we worked with a select group of emergency vehicle and ambulance manufacturers to set the toughest safety standards as well as design products that meet these standards....
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Clearing Up the Ambiguous Language Surrounding Trims, Seals, Gaskets, and Weatherstrip

Posted by Rob Dell'Elmo on Dec 3, 2019 10:54:55 AM
There are many ambiguous terms for the rubber products used to protect the edge of a manufactured product or create a weather-tight seal for a door, window, or enclosure.  Some of the terms you might come across include edge guard, gasket trim, edge trim, push-on trim, edge gasket, seal, trim...
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The Complete Guide for Finding the Right Hinge For Your Next Project.

Posted by Austin Hardware on Nov 18, 2019 10:02:00 AM
Have you been looking for the right hinge for your project or design? Can’t seem to find the right one? You are not alone.  It’s not uncommon to have a difficult time determining what hardware you may need for a project. With so many options on the market, you might be wondering what to look for or...
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TecNiq LED Lighting: A Bright Solution for The Future of Your Business.

Posted by Austin Hardware on Nov 5, 2019 10:00:00 AM
When it comes to outfitting your vehicle or vessel with quality lighting, it is important to find the right company that provides quality as well as safety. Austin Hardware® is in the business of securing solutions for our customers, and that means partnering with companies that offer quality...
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Cutting to the Chase on Drill Bits

Posted by Rob Dell'Elmo on Oct 7, 2019 3:17:56 PM
When Cheap isn't Inexpensive The cheapest drill bits are not necessarily the most cost-efficient in the long run. There are times when the cheapest product is all you may need. In most cases within a production environment; higher quality may ultimately serve you better.
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Is it Time to Consider Custom Engineering for Your Business Solutions?

Posted by Austin Hardware on Sep 30, 2019 11:00:00 AM
Think of your company and its many goals, pain points, and other concerns for your business. Now think about how you can provide the best solutions for your customers. Custom engineering allows you to deliver what your customers need. You are creating one of a kind projects, tailored to fit...
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Inventory Management Reporting and KPI's

Posted by Austin Hardware on Jun 11, 2019 10:09:33 AM
     The Importance of KPIs The use of impartial, dispassionate data to measure business success is critical. It reassures you when you’re doing something correctly, and helps you make adjustments to your plan when needed. These metrics, often referred to as Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) apply...
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Topics: Vendor Managed Inventory, Warehouse Management, inventory management

How Does Custom Kitting Work?

Posted by Austin Hardware on May 17, 2019 3:43:00 PM
How does custom kitting work? Inventory kitting, custom kitting or bundling products together is a strategy that allows businesses to save time and money. Instead of buying products one by one, kitting is a way to buy all the parts and products you need – say for manufacturing a good – therefore...
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Topics: Vendor Managed Inventory