PalmShield Articles

Mechanical Equipment Screening, Faux Stone Panels

Mechanical equipment screening remains in demand nationwide. As years pass, more commercial property owners find their local codes undergoing revisions, now requiring professional-grade panels to obscure dumpsters, rooftop fixtures, HVACs, generators, etc. (Failure to accommodate usually results in violations and fines.) When it comes to picking a screening contractor, think about aesthetics and whether or […]

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Uses for Mechanical Equipment Screening

When it comes to louvered mechanical equipment screening, PalmSHIELD remains the industry leader and standard. Since our inauguration in 2002, we’ve pushed the boundaries of design and aesthetics, turning out entire series of panels to accommodate the broadest possible range of clients. Even now, our team of qualified designers and engineers are releasing new models—such […]

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Mechanical Equipment Screening, Faux Brick Style

The demand for mechanical equipment screening has increased in recent years, for two primary reasons: convenience inherent in shielding machinery from public view; and the fact that more and more civil codes require property owners to obscure their dumpsters, HVACs, generators, etc. PalmSHIELD remains the dominant screening contractor, fabricating everything custom. When you work with […]

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LED Backlit Artistic Laser Cut Screening

Imagine a screening system that obscures unsightly equipment and fixtures from public view while emitting a gorgeous light display. A product whose very appearance enlivens building exteriors—catching the attention of prospective customers—in addition to obscuring dumpsters, HVACs, generators, and other fixtures in accordance with local codes. The product you’re imagining: PalmSHIELD’s LED Backlit Artistic Laser […]

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Dumpster Enclosures: Why Do I Need One?

Dumpsters are essential to commercial property upkeep. Whether you own an office building or a construction yard, these large trash receptacles help maintain orderly appearances that not only improve productivity but are more likely to impress clients and pass inspections. (You don’t want your hallways or property yard overrun with clutter and scrap materials.) However, […]

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Decorative Laser Cut Metal Panels

When it comes to architectural and mechanical equipment screening in the United States, PalmSHIELD reigns as the premier contractor: staffed by industry experts, managing top-notch fabrication facilities with state-of-the-art equipment, and offering a broad spectrum of customizable panels. Architects and engineers frequently need—and in some cases are legally obliged—to install barriers around certain fixtures and […]

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Introducing PalmSHIELD’s LED Backlit Laser Cut Screening

PalmSHIELD’s mission is to provide the best mechanical equipment and architectural screening on the market. We now proudly introduce a new product: customizable LED backlit laser cut metal panels. Over the years, we’ve constructed thousands of panels used by architects and engineers to block out HVACs, propane tanks, dumpsters, etc. from public view. (In many […]

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Introducing PalmSHIELD’s Opaque Laser Cut Screening

As part of our mission to continue providing the best mechanical equipment and architectural screening in the Midwest, PalmSHIELD is proud to introduce a new product: customizable opaque laser cut metal panels. Over the years, we’ve worked with architects and engineers who need visual blockage for HVACs, propane tanks, dumpsters, etc. but at the same […]

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Everything to Know About Playground Fencing

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, more than 200,000 children receive emergency treatment for playground-related injuries each year in the United States. While the majority of these result from falls and equipment-related accidents, other injuries occur due to kids wandering off playgrounds unsupervised. In 2001, a two-year-old in Connecticut named Bresnan drowned in […]

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Introducing Translucent Laser Cut Screening

As part of our mission to continue providing the best mechanical equipment and architectural screening in the Midwest, PalmSHIELD is proud to introduce a new product: customizable translucent laser cut metal panels. Over the years, we’ve worked with architects and engineers who need visual blockage for HVACs, propane tanks, dumpsters, etc. but at the same […]

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Louvered Mechanical Equipment Screens

For architects and engineers, mechanical equipment screens are essential fixtures to have during and after a construction project. Also known as louvered equipment screens, these panels—manufactured and sold here at PalmSHIELD—hide equipment from public view without impeding their performance. At the same time, the visual aesthetic of these panels cleanly blend in with surrounding architecture. […]

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New Product – Symbol Laser Cut Panels

PalmSHIELD’s expert design team can now incorporate your specific logo, mascot, or symbol onto your ornamental laser cut architectural screening! Our decorative, laser cut metal panels are a perfect option in creating an artistic and promotional display of your business, organization, or team. These high-profile, one-of-a-kind architectural screening systems are equipped with PalmSHIELD’s pre-engineered, structural […]

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