3 Traits a Metal Fabrication Partner Needs to Make Your Design a Success

Metal is in style. Each metal creates a different aesthetic, meshes well with other materials, and is highly functional for a variety of applications. Metal is striking, enduring, and practical - just like your design.

Architectural Design: Mixed Materials Increase Aesthetics & Functionality

Why Mix Materials in Architectural Design?

Think about high-end culinary experiences. Do the chefs stick with similar ingredients and play it safe? Do their dishes have just one flavor, one quality, one temperature, or one texture?

Why Quick Ship Metal Moldings Are Awesome for Architects

Did you think roll forming had to take weeks and months to design, set up, and produce a quality product? We thought so, too. That is, until we realized we could standardize the roll forming process of a small selection of metal mouldings.

Choosing Your Aesthetic for Architectural Metal Mouldings

Choosing the right aesthetic for your architectural project is more complex than it may seem. There are many metals to choose from, and many types of finishes available. Each finish provides its own unique aesthetic, and the finished effect will shift depending on the richness, lighting, and[...]

Aging Like Wine: The Appeal of Tarnished Metal Architecture

Aging Like Wine: The Appeal of Tarnished Metal Architecture

There is a new trend rising in architecture and home decor: aged, tarnished, and patina-ed metal pieces.

Metal Mouldings: Choose the Right Metal for Your Project

Dahlstrom’s metal mouldings complement design composition in a very individualized way, depending on the type of metal used. Additionally, metal mouldings offer corrosion resistance, extreme impact strength, concealed fastening, and potential for 100% recycled content.

Let’s further explore the[...]

Metal Mouldings 101: The Dahlstrom Bedrock

At Dahlstrom, we fabricate only the highest quality metal mouldings to help you create a sleek, elegant atmosphere for any room.

We pride ourselves on the rich history of our products. Our oldest designs originate from the industrial era - America’s Big Bang. Even better, Dahlstrom still uses[...]

Care and Maintenance of Metal Mouldings

When caring for your metal mouldings, the most important thing to consider is the type of metal you’re working with. Different metals require different cleaning methods - some chemicals in commercial cleaners can seriously damage a beautiful moulding.

5 Famous Buildings You Didn't Know Had Dahlstrom Architectural Products

You'll be surprised by how many of these structures you recognize - and have maybe visited! Dahlstrom has taken on beautiful architectural projects and high-profile clients since day one. Here are some of the projects that are nearest and dearest to our hearts.

Decorative Metal Mouldings vs. Wood Mouldings

Soon after their introduction in 1910, Dahlstrom’s metal mouldings were being used exclusively by some of the most famous architects in the developed world. These designers framed doors, windows, and storefronts with Dahlstrom mouldings; they accented living spaces with Dahlstrom’s baseboards,[...]

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