Hardwood & Softwood

West Wind Factory Tour: Lunch and Learn

May 22, 2015 West Wind CompanyEventsFlooringHardwood & SoftwoodIndustryMillingOli-NaturaSpecialty Wood Products

April 30, 2015 – Exploring BC’s Millwork Industry: Beyond the Basics Seminars, Demo’s and Factory Tour for the Vancouver Island Chapter of Architects Partnered with Roy Manion, Manager, Specifiers Program of the BC Wood Specialties Group Hosted by West Wind Hardwood Inc Driven by Joel Radford and Shelley Nielsen Attended by 25 Architects and Designers from […]

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This Week: Engraved Serving Paddles to Ontario

May 21, 2015 West Wind CompanyEventsFlooringHardwood & SoftwoodMilling

35 Engraved Cherry Serving Paddle Boards for Kitchen76, Two Sisters Winery, Niagara on the Lake, Ont. I just wanted to send you a note with regards to the boards for Kitchen76… they are amazing! Everyone loved them and they are just want we wanted The detail of the emblem and the board itself is amazing! – […]

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Taking the “Lesser” out of Our Lesser-Known Species (LKS)

March 25, 2015 Shelley Nielsen Hardwood & SoftwoodShelley's Articles

 Photo by Jan T. Nielsen – Jalisco (2005) Let’s agree that the term lesser-known species (LKS) describes species whose regional forest potential is greater than its current use.  As a renewable natural resource, tropical forests are unique.  The problem is in the utilization of such a varied and variable mixture of wood species. Generally the […]

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Old Window Sill Replacement

March 24, 2015 West Wind Hardwood & SoftwoodMillingStaff

The saga continues with the work on Danny’s old house. This time he’s removing and replacing rotten window sill. Repaired some insect damage in window jambs with epoxy also replaced a structural beam under the window (original damaged by carpenter ants some time ago.) Making new brackets to be structural. Originals were rotted! Will be […]

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The BC Home and Garden Show 2015

March 19, 2015 West Wind EventsFlooringHardwood & SoftwoodMilling

Our second time going to this show and exhibiting our products (flooring, decking and milling more prominently). We had a great attendance, maybe it was the great weather? But overall we were pretty pleased! Jan and Joel showed of our new booth display that was milled and constructed in-house. Check it out:

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Brie Cheese Platters Shipped to Parksville

February 4, 2015 West Wind FlooringHardwood & SoftwoodMilling

These 8000 pieces of pine are used to package and display Brie by Qualicum Cheeseworks. How delicious…. Check out these other jobs sent out this week:

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