Siebler, Inc. is a residential remodeling and historic preservation company serving customers in the Dallas - Ft. Worth community. Their portfolio contains an impressive array of projects that includes numerous kitchen and bath remodels, additions, new construction, ecclesiastical renovations, historic preservation, and museum quality restorations.
Ron Siebler, President of Siebler, Inc. has twice received ASID Dallas Design Community Designers’ Choice Award for
Contractor/Remodeler (2012 & 2014). In May 2016, Ron Siebler received the prestigious Craftsman of the Year Award from Preservation
Dallas. He also received Achievement Awards for his work on the MKT Depot at
Dallas Heritage Village, The Renner Church Bell Restoration at Farmers Branch
Historical Park, and for his work to restore the historic Caruth Family Curing Shed.
Ron was instrumentally involved in two other projects that received special recognition from Preservation Dallas: the Sharrock-Niblo Cabin Restoration, and Mark Birnbaum’s
documentary film Restore. He previously received the Preservation Dallas Achievement Award for his work on the Pilot Grove Church at Dallas Heritage Village in 2014.
Ron’s passion for old structures and machines dates to 1984, when he was involved with the first restoration of the Denton County Courthouse on the Square (circa 1897). His body of work as an architectural conservator includes numerous historic buildings, wooden wheel windmills, antique machines, and the preservation and recreation of hardware, furniture, and other artifacts.
In early fall 2014, Ron completed a historic windmill restoration for the A. W. Perry Museum in Carrollton. He is currently working with the Heritage Farmstead Museum in Plano to develop a new windmill and water interpretive program and installation. And with thanks to The Friends of the Farmers Branch Historical Park, one of his most recent projects is the restoration and re-installation of the original bell into the Old Church belfry.
Ron and his work has been the featured subject of several
documentary films. Views: the Blacksmith examines the deliberate,
methodical, and rhythmically paced work of the blacksmith, while it illuminates
the craft, art, and lore of what was once called the "King of Trades." Pilot
Grove Church, by award-winning film maker Mark Birnbaum, takes a thoughtful look at Siebler's restoration work to the church that is located on the grounds of Dallas Heritage
Village. Siebler has also been an
invited presenter at the Texas Association of Museums’ "Historic Preservation
Workshop for Museum Historic Structures."
Siebler has specialized in performing his carpentry and blacksmith restorations at publicly attended demonstration projects using historic tools and methods in a museum context. With almost twenty years experience in third person interpretation, Siebler frequently volunteers as a Living History Interpreter at the Stuhr Museum in Grand Island, Nebraska. He also serves as the Resident Blacksmith at the Hopkins County Heritage Park, and volunteers at many other living history museums in the North Texas area.
Ron holds a Historic House Certification from Preservation Dallas. Siebler, Inc. is certified by the EPA, and Ron is an "EPA Certified Renovator." He is licensed with several municipalities, including the City of Dallas, and he holds memberships in numerous institutions and organizations.
David Lyles, friend and colleague says it best, "Ron Siebler is respected and admired by everyone in the Dallas area high-end residential market! He is voluminously experienced over decades of challenging construction and remodeling projects, thoughtful, approachable, and energetic to all those of us, clients and tradesmen alike, who have learned we can trust him to know the most elegant and artful solution from his experience, or to create that solution from his vastly creative mind! "
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