Building Specialties, Inc. was started as School
Interiors, Inc. in 1958 to supply school furniture and cabinetry
throughout Wisconsin. In 1986, Jim Cogan took over from
his father, changing the company name as well as its focus.
Building Specialties, Inc. has concentrated their
efforts in folding partitions and auditorium seating,
representing leaders in the industry for each of their respective
products. We also install and service our products. We are
proud of our ability to provide design and support service
to the Architectural and Construction Community.
goal is to provide high quality products, installed properly
with on-time deliveries. We provide a full-time service
department to take care of adjustments, service contracts
and continuing maintenance so that our products perform
Building Specialties, Inc. has been in business since 1958. Times have changed, but our commitment to
the highest level of quality and service has remained a
constant in a changing world. Scroll down the page for a
pictoral tour of our history.