Schmeling passes milestone

Schmeling passes milestone – Yard Notables

Schmeling Building Supply, a one-unit pro dealer serving northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin, celebrates 100 years of business this year. The Rockford, Ill.-based company was founded under the name E.W. Schmeling & Sons in 1903 on Irving Avenue. In 1926 it moved to School Street and has operated a millwork shop, coal supply operation, and commercial door division over the years.

Today, the company serves contractors and homeowners and stocks a large selection of moldings and a variety of special orders.

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