The Midland Hardware Company

Leading provider of commercial doors, hollow metal frames, and architectural hardware


Midland Hardware has been a leader in the architectural hardware industry for over 90 years. As a supplier of finish hardware, hollow metal doors and frames, wood doors and specialty items, we support new construction, renovations, and often partner with building owners to meet their needs. We also manage, develop, and maintain key systems for companies large and small. We serve Northern and Central Ohio from two locations: Cleveland and Strasburg. Please contact us for information.

About Us

Our History

Midland Hardware was founded in 1923 as one of the country's first independent builders' hardware distributors. We are now into the third generation of ownership and have established a strong relationship with nearly all manufacturers serving the commercial construction industry to provide materials, service, and expertise for the complete architectural opening. 

Two locations serving northern and central Ohio

We are headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio where we maintain a large inventory of hardware, a metal fabricating shop and specialize in  security key system design. Our sister division in Strasburg Ohio, boasts a large hollow metal fabricating facility and expert field-service and installation team. The skill and expertise of our team at Midland Brightwood allows us to provide custom hollow metal fabrication for projects throughout Ohio.

What We Do


We provide architectural hardware consulting services, including specification writing, review of building codes, life safety codes and barrier free access codes, coordination with security consultants, preparation of budget estimates and annotation of submittals. Architects and design build teams rely on Midland and Midland Brightwood to help design opening solutions that work reliably and easily. 

Key System Design


To meet your security needs for new construction and expand and maintain existing systems our team of experience specialists can help end users develop key systems that operate reliably and provide secure access for decades. Our keying and service department is ready to help end-users maintain and modify their key systems after the construction phase is complete. 

Door and Frame Modification and Fabrication


Our expert hollow metal fabricators can build or modify hollow metal frames for standard openings and custom assemblies. We build transoms, sidelights, borrowed lights to your specifications. 

Repairs and Installation


Our service team can handle all your door, frame, and hardware alterations on-site. Call our field service team to replace your old door and frame, install a new door hardware, or repair a damaged opening.