Ornamental Ceilings

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A Buying Guide to companies specializing in the design, installation or restoration of ornamental ceilings for traditionally-styled and historic buildings, including  Decorative Ceilings in Plaster, Wood Panels, Gypsum Panels, Polymer Panels and Sheet Metal.

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NIKO Contracting Co., Inc.

Custom fabricator & contractor of sheet metal & roofing: slate, tile & other roofing; storefronts, cornices, cupolas, domes, steeples, snow guards & leader heads; copper, lead-coated copper, zinc & stainless steel; metal ceilings.

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Artistry in Architectural Grilles

Custom designer & manufacturer of extensive line of linear bar & perforated grilles, decorative metal panels, architectural screens, HVAC grilles, radiator grilles, enclosures, registers, grilles for millwork inserts, laser cut metal panels, & the Authentic Patented* Plaster J Bead® frame. Full service metal fabricators: aluminum, brass, bronze, steel, and stainless steel; variety of metallic and applied finishes including anodized, powder coat colors, mirror polish #8, satin #4, primed-ready for paint, statuary bronze, antique bronze and brass, oil rubbed bronze, and blackened bronze. Affiliate members of the American Institute of Architects NY, Long Island, Chicago, & California Council; U.S. Green Building Council. *Patent # 9,765,988

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Conrad Schmitt Studios, Inc.

Creator, conservator & restorer of decorative painting: stained & art glass; ornamental plaster work & ceilings; gilding; murals, mosaics & statuary; for public & religious buildings; since 1889.

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Decorators Supply Corp.

Manufacturer of classic architectural elements: 13,000 appliqués for woodwork, furniture & walls; plaster crowns, ceiling medallions, ceilings, niches & swags; 900 sizes of column capitals, plaster capitals, corbels & columns; 15 styles of traditional wood mantels; Classically inspired grilles; since 1883.

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Driwood Moulding Company

Supplier of molding: Stock & custom moldings for residential & commercial projects; embossed moldings, custom millwork, mantels, entrances, cabinet & panel work, custom doors.

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NIKO Contracting Co., Inc.

Custom fabricator & contractor of sheet metal & roofing: slate, tile & other roofing; storefronts, cornices, cupolas, domes, steeples, snow guards & leader heads; copper, lead-coated copper, zinc & stainless steel; metal ceilings.

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W.F. Norman Corp.

Manufacturer of sheet-metal ornament: hundreds of stock designs; cornices, moldings, brackets, pressed-metal ceilings, roofing, siding, finials & more; zinc, copper & lead-coated copper; duplication from samples or drawings.