Corporate Profile


McNICHOLS was founded in 1952 by the late Robert L. McNichols, whose Christian values established the organization’s high ethical standards. Today, under the leadership of Chairman and CEO Gene McNichols, the company is strengthening its ability to serve the customer through continual expansion of service centers, greater diversity in product lines, and upgrades to state-of-the-art communications and information systems technology.

These changes, as well as ISO 9001:2008 Certification, same day stock shipment, and support through highly trained Customer Service Specialists both by phone and the Internet, help the company provide superior customer service. McNICHOLS is committed to customer satisfaction in every phase of the business relationship -Service, Quality, and Performance.

McNICHOLS Headquarters

Statement of Founding Principles

McNICHOLS is dedicated to the one and only Triune God. Our work is committed to Him, and we are counting on Him to direct us. We believe that God has blessed us richly and will continue to provide blessings, if we obey Him and apply His principles in all that we do:

· We will seek and follow direction from the Lord.
· We will spread the Christian Gospel through our commerce.
· We will give Christian witness through fair trade practices
· Serving You is Our Number One Goal

When you request a quote on the Internet, you become our number one priority. Every order is important whether your requirements are large or small. Our highly trained customer service specialists are friendly, knowledgeable, and eager to serve. They can help you find the best solution for your needs. You can chat with customer service specialists any time you are on our web site by clicking on the "Live Help" button that is at the top of most pages.

Diverse Range of Products

McNICHOLS' product selection is the most diverse in the industry and it continues to grow as we add new products. McNICHOLS stocks Perforated Products (both metal and plastic), Bar Grating, Wire Mesh, GRIP STRUT®, Expanded Metal, Fiberglass Gratings/Floorings, Perf-O Grip®, Traction TreadTM, GRATE-LOCK®, Handrail Components, DIAMONDBACK®, Stair Treads, Floorings, Ladder Rungs, ADA (American Disabilities Association) Products, and much more. Regardless of your application-we have the products to meet your needs. If you are not sure which product is best for your application, be sure to chat with a Customer Service Specialist using the live help button found at the top of the page.

Same Day Stock Shipment

Since 1952 our success has been based on reliable, high-quality service. Orders are verified, expertly packaged and shipped without delay. With our computerized order-tracking system, we can reliably schedule shipments for cost-saving "Just-In-Time" delivery. Need that product fast? We offer same day stock shipment.

Complete Inventory to Meet Your Needs
Complete inventories are maintained at our service centers throughout North America, so you will have what you need -when you need it. Each product line is carried in the most popular styles, material types and sizes. Materials include carbon steel, galvanized steel, stainless steel, aluminum, fiberglass, plastic, brass, bronze, copper and other exotic metals. We can also handle special requests; just fill out the special request forms found at the bottom of the stock lists and in the product sections throughout the site.
Complete inventory in our warehouses

Value Added Services

McNICHOLS offers a wide variety of: cutting, welding, cutouts, print takeoffs, and custom fabricated stair treads. We’ve been providing customers with the best in personalized service for over fifty years. McNICHOLS employs the most experienced industry professionals in both sales and operations to provide expert fabrication services for your business needs to save you, our customer, both time and money.

McNICHOLS is ISO 9001:2008 Certified and ships worldwide. See why thousands of customers choose McNICHOLS every year as their supplier of choice.

Free Technical Information

For years, our detailed catalogs have been standard reference guides for metal buyers, maintenance professionals, engineers, fabricators, architects, specifiers, contractors, manufacturers and designers from all types of industries. We provide a master catalog containing all products, and other specialty product catalogs -each is updated annually to provide you with the latest technical information, product photographs, stock lists, and other vital ordering and specifying information.