This stainless steel straight edge trim is designed to provide both protection and a neat finish to tiled corners and unfinished edges. This highly-durable trim is available in lengths of 2.5m or 3mm, with a variety of internal heights ranging from 4.5mm through to 30mm. It is also possible to choose between a mid-polished stainless steel finish and a brushed finish, which is achieved through the use of quartz-fibre nylon rotary brushes.
This stainless steel tiling trim is designed for exterior use and industrial applications, where there is a requirement for a high level of protection against wear and tear. In particular, this stainless steel straight edge trim is suitable for environments where the highest levels of hygiene and durability are required, such as industrial chemical processing plants, hospital environments and food processing areas.
If the trim is being installed within an area which requires a high-level of cleanliness such as the aerospace, pharmaceuticals and food handling industries, extra care should be taken to thoroughly clean the trim before installation. When you are ready to install this Atrim tiling trim, the perforated anchoring leg will help to secure the trim to the adhesive or mortar below the tiled surface.
Once installed, the stainless steel finish will create a uniform finish, however care should be taken to prevent damage of the trim from tile adhesive, mortar or other grouting products, with setting materials removed from the area quickly.
The quality of the trim installation will impact the durability and lifespan of the stainless steel finish, so it should be given a thorough clean before installation. Once installed, a soft cloth and water ideal for removing general marks and cosmetic issues. For tough marks, most common cleaning chemicals can be used as the 304-grade steel is highly resistant, although care should be taken as harsh chemicals may darken the surface.
If marks do appear on the surface, a conventional polishing product will return the trim to its original shine. A regular cleaning and maintenance routine will significantly prolong the life of stainless steel, so it is always advisable to plan proper care.