Project Spotlight: First Baptist Church

Project Spotlight: First Baptist Church

Location:  First Baptist Church, Kearney, NE Project Size: Renovation size, 112,000 square feet Products and Services: Door Hardware Hollow Metal Doors and Frames Wood Doors Consulting Services First Baptist Church purchased the old Kearney High School and planned to...
Is Your Building Ready for Back to School?

Is Your Building Ready for Back to School?

As students are heading back to school, making sure they are safe is at the top of everyone’s priority list. Administrators and facility managers across the country seek out new ways to better secure their schools and protect their students. In turn, companies are...
New Look, Same Great Company

New Look, Same Great Company

Introducing the new and improved Midwest Door & Hardware website! In this industry, the easier we can make our processes the better – which is why we decided to redesign and launch a new site. You’ll find a few new features and much more information...
Welded Frames: Fully Welded vs Miter Welded

Welded Frames: Fully Welded vs Miter Welded

Ordering the correct type of weld that you want on your hollow metal frames can save you time and money. While there are a few industry standards, these are somewhat out of date and not required with advancement in frame fabrication technology. We often see two types...
Is Your Money Flying Out Your Doors & Frames?

Is Your Money Flying Out Your Doors & Frames?

Many homeowners have energy efficient appliances in their home because they help save money on the electric bill. But why not apply that same logic to your doors and frames? Did you know that approximately 40% of all energy leakage comes from the building envelope?...
Where Are My Frames: A Guide to Delivery Expectations

Where Are My Frames: A Guide to Delivery Expectations

We’ve all asked or been asked, “Where are my frames?” First and foremost, each project will vary, but there are some delivery expectations that you can keep in mind when trying to piece together a timeline for your project. GETTING ALL THE RIGHT COMPONENTS From the...