Our Name is your Assurance
Over the years Shades International has built a solid reputation on the very simple principles of integrity and determination. Our brand symbolizes this and is our commitment to those in the fine art industry whether they are producing it, conserving it or hanging it. Our brand is the visible assurance of the quality, reliability and performance our clients receive everyday.
We take great pride in knowing that our products and services have met the needs of our clients with resounding success over the years. We've helped thousands upon thousands of our clients realize their desires and dreams through the years by simply freely giving our advise on how to approach the task of displaying artwork while maintaining its integrity and value over the years. This same concept we've included in our picture rail systems by partnering with key manufacturers in creating hanging systems that will not damage your walls.
STAS is the world’s most innovative manufacturer of high-quality picture hanging systems. Founded in 1995, STAS is perfectly aligned with the growing needs of a modern market. STAS Picture Hanging Systems together with their US based partner Shades Picture Hanging Systems began developing the US market in 2012 and can now be found in a variety of industries including:
A LIVING SYSTEM
Contractor/builder, interior designer, architect or homeowner – Our hanging systems are flexible enough to cater to every possible need becoming an integral part of the building itself and your lifestyle. Once in place, our rails can be painted, stenciled or modified to your liking. Our picture rails or tracks are truly a living, dynamic system. As your family or company grows so to our systems grow. New family photographs can be quickly added by just connecting more cables and hooks where you them. Rearrangements of old photos or combining with new ones has never been easier. Adding new employees?
STAS has been awarded the Gold Medal for innovation and the Good Industrial Design Award, plus the Best Product Design Award for Decorative Accessories. With numerous international patents, set to have an exciting future ahead in an industry where innovation and intelligent design combined with responsible industrial policies will ensure its continued position as Market Leader.