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Custom Perforated Metal Adds More Than Design to Parking Structures Good parking structure design with the addition of custom perforated metal panels are fast becoming norm for new and existing parking structures. The design of parking facilities used to purely be...read more
Details matter with a modern floating staircase. Suspended, cantilevered treads, continuously welded tube... Details matter when you want to float a steel staircase with marble and glass railing. The new Milwaukee Northwestern Mutual office tower features a monumental...read more
Pre-Assembled Bolt On System Means Easy Install The Scott at Brush Park multifamily project required larger than standard size balconies, with shipment from Wisconsin to Michigan. The extra challenge of these large sized balconies was that the balcony arrive...read more
You can find this steel staircase in the new Kohl’s Kitch cafeteria. Kohl’s is attracting talent with a new modern corporate dining facility called ‘The Kitch’, which features a steel staircase and architectural metal panels by Midwest Stairs & Iron. (Actually, the...read more
Modern requirements of an egress stair system. An egress system is one of the most important elements to a job site and a building. The earlier an egress stair system can be installed, the earlier contractors can get the trades safely to different access levels. A...read more
Modern trend: How to use powder coated aluminum balconies to enhance the look of a building. Here are a few trends in modern multifamily complexes: Give the complex a trendy name, Add amenities, and Use things like a powder coated aluminum balcony color to...read more
The detail is small, but the impact is great for misc metals. Misc metals require detailed thinking. You can see why when you look at our misc metal list from the Potawatomi Bingo Casino Hotel project: 3 Stair Towers Podium Ships ladder Elevator pit and roof access...read more
An efficient balcony system just bolts on. Construction projects require time efficiencies, and property owners always like money efficiencies. We take these key aspects into consideration for the bolt on balcony systems. Our current record for installing bolt on...read more
The fabrication of modern curved steel stairs takes precision, focus, and a lot of pre-planning.read more
Aluminum is a good sustainable choice for a building retrofit. Recently, Midwest Stairs & Iron completed a building retrofit with an aluminum balcony system to an 1800s building. Most often historic preservation can be a choice of: restoration for historical reasons,...read more