Fasteners do not seem to be a huge deal when it comes to construction or simple carpentry or even plumbing tasks, most people choose to go for high quality materials such as wood, paint, nails and so on but they neglect the importance of fasteners.
Construction companies or developers tend to mislook the quality of fasteners, they always cut down the budget when it comes to fasteners. However, when you cut down your budget, you sacrifice the quality as well, with low-quality fasteners, there may be some issues you will face with your construction outcome.
When you ask for a not-so-good fastener’s quality from supplier, they will not create the best product for you, most mediocre suppliers will get by with 「good enough」 policy, hence, the product outcome might not be the most accurate one. Therefore, some nuts and bolts are unable to match each other, resulting in defective products.
Lack Of Durability
Pretty sure when we buy something, we want them to last long. If you got a low quality fasteners, they will not take long to wear out due to wear and tear. For major construction companies, it is best to use a better quality fasteners for your projects, you would not want to charge at a higher price with lower quality, when customers purchase a property from you, they expect to see the quality for the amount of price they pay.
Cheap fasteners will not withstand climate changes, especially in a place where heavy rains and scorching sunny days prone to happen frequently, the moment they are touched by any kinds of moisture, they will start to rust. Furthermore, the low-grade fasteners』 coating chips off easily, which will lead to corrosion.
Waste Of Money
Low-quality fasteners tend to be difficult to install due to the incompatible nuts and bolts, this might lead to breakage when you insist in trying to install them. As a results, before you ship off your products to customers, you will need to purchase or fix the faulty fasteners first, this indicates you will need to spend more in order to get the same fasteners.
If you cut down the budget when it comes to fasteners, you will need to sacrifice and spend more in order to fix the faulty errors in your projects or to maintain your company’s reputation, this may include labor costs and operational expenses. It is better to spend slightly more during purchasing and save all the extra double works.