Central Indiana Hardware, also known as CIH, is one of the largest providers of hardware and building specialties to the contractors of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional projects in Indiana. Founded in 1951, the company has a staff of more than 130 people. Central Indiana Hardware serves a range of customers in Indiana and Ohio. It offers various products, including hollow metal frames, wood and specialty doors, key systems, toilet partitions and accessories, fire extinguishers, cabinets, lockers, benches and architectural hardware items. Central Indiana Hardware provides locksmith services for commercial and institutional clients. It offers site assessment, key system and electronic security consulting and specification writing services. The company provides electronic access control systems for architectural clients. Central Indiana Hardware offers on-site inspection and troubleshooting services.