ABOUT USResponsiveness, Service, Quality

Our values and our promise to you.

3 Primary Reasons to Trust Telling Industries

We own and operate 3 facilities across the US. Each one is equipped with a full complement of capabilities, allowing us to serve you with a full line of products at all of our locations.

We carry the prestigious International Code Council Evaluation Service Report, maintain our ICC Report, and adhere to the ASTM International Standards.

Through active memberships in Steel Framing Industry Association, ASTM International, United States Green Building Council, American Iron and Steel Institute, and many more.

About Us

TELLING® Industries provides premium quality metal framing and accessories, supported by cutting-edge innovation, prompt customer service, and best value.

Build Quality

A Stringent Quality Assurance System from Coil to Stud Ensures that When You Build with Telling You BUILD QUALITY.

Build On Time

With Internal Logistics Coordination and a Dedicated Fleet of Trucks, Telling Helps You BUILD ON TIME.

Build Smart

The Telling Engineering Consultant Group Provides Quoted Services that Help Architects and Structural Engineers BUILD SMART.

Build Green

Telling Metal Products are Manufactured to Meet or Exceed LEED Criteria for Recycled Content. Build with Telling, BUILD GREEN.

Build Right

Telling is Focused on Maintaining Industry Standards. Build with Telling, BUILD RIGHT.

Built For Your Project

Telling Industries provides premium quality metal framing and accessories, supported by cutting-edge innovation, prompt customer service, and best value.

Company History

TELLING® Industries began manufacturing metal framing with a deep passion and understanding of construction and the steel industry.


Telling begins manufacturing and shipping metal framing in October 2004 from our first plant in Cambridge, Ohio.


Telling opens its second plant in Osceola, Arkansas in order to expand its geographic footprint and better serve customers in the region.


We issued our ICC-ESR 2281, earning us International Code Council approval.


We started submitting to quarterly ICC certified third party inspections at all locations to maintain our ICC Report.


Telling expands into a third plant in Windsor, Connecticut.


Chuck Haba, with over 25 years of experience in manufacturing leadership, joins as President.


The Company makes a conscious effort to supplement a volume-driven\commodity business approach and begins investing heavily in innovation to become a value-added partner for its customers.


The Company is granted three patents related to its True-Brace, Adjustable Clip, and True-Bridge Clips products.


Telling is awarded patents for True-Brace with Gussets, Adjustable Clip with Tilt Angle, and True-Bridge Clip with Gussets. In addition, Telling acquires two patents for its VersaDry track product line.


The Company continues its on-going investment in its capital equipment including the addition of a Fenn reduction mill and stamping presses for its Cambridge, OH plant.

In addition, the Company launches its patent pending VersaDry one-piece non-fire rated product and is granted a patent for its True-Rule Technology.


The Company is awarded its 12th patent for its PakChan metaI dunnage product and continues its capital equipment investment with the purchase of another stamping press.

Our Mission

Our mission is to build strong customer and industry relationships by manufacturing the finest quality metal framing available, providing exceptional customer service and responsiveness while offering the highest overall value, combined with continuous innovation to mutually benefit our customers, employees, and shareholders.


Our ability to quickly respond to our customer’s needs prevents avoidable product delays and mistakes. Our responsiveness leads to better team collaboration and all-around customer and company performance.


We provide exceptional service from order placement to delivery to earn a trusted partner position with our customers.


Our premium metal framing products are made from high quality steel sourced from trusted vendors. It is tested throughout production to ensure that only the finest quality product leaves our facilities. Build strong with confidence in Telling Metal Framing!

Our Certifications & Affiliations