Innovation for the sake of
our clients
  • 1975 - Dyball Acoustical, Inc., founded by Keith Dyball Sr. buying the ceiling division of Peterman and Haes. 
  • 1985 - Ron Dyball suceeds his father in ownership of Dyball Acoustical, Inc.
  • 1993 - Matt Rowenhorst joins Dyball Acoustical as an installer and later, project manager.
  • 2001 - Casey Dyball joins Dyball Acoustical as an installer and later, estimator. 
  • 2008 - Dyball Acoustical bought out by Matt Rowenhorst and Casey Dyball. Name changed to Artisan Ceiling Systems & Acoustical Specialties.


At Artisan, we will always be proactive, constantly innovating and improving to stay ahead of our competition for the sake of our clients.

our team


To be the premier acoustical contractor in Iowa through superior service and the highest quality product.


We know that our reputation is only as good as the results of our last job. That's why we pride ourselves on a results-oriented approach.


At Artisan, we've taken our collective experience to create systems and methods that consistently deliver better ceilings ahead of schedule.

Tim Joens

Tim is a key team member with 34 years experience. He does it all and we lean on him in many ways. He helps with job coordination and also works in the field on many special projects.

Dora Smith

Dora works in numbers: accounts, contracts, payroll, insurance and many other things. Her organization is legendary, and she is the key to our efficient office.

Casey Dyball

Casey has 13 years experience as an acoustical contractor. Casey keeps the Artisan crews busy, finding the upcoming projects and winning bids. He heads up estimating, material pricing, and material procurement. The estimating software he has implemented is cutting edge.

Matt Rowenhorst

Matt has 22 years experience as an acoustical contractor. Matt handles the crew scheduling and job oversight. He works with Artisan team members to overcome challenges in the field and deliver quality results on time.


To be the premier acoustical contractor in the midwest through superior service and outstanding finished product.

Matt Rowenhorst & Casey Dyball

- Matt Rowenhorst