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White Oak Cants to Calgary and More

December 12, 2014 West Wind CompanyHardwood & SoftwoodMilling

The busy Christmas season has started in full swing. Lots of shipments went out this week, here’s some highlights: 6″ x 6″ x 12′ White Oak Cants to Calgary 2″ x 12″ x 3′ Purple Heart to Edmonton 2″ x 6″ S4S Yellow Cedar to Golden Western Maple counter tops to Nanaimo 1.75″ x 66″ Diameter […]

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UBC Sculpture Swings by Peter Fortune

July 11, 2014 West Wind Artwork & Hobby WoodworkingCustomer Projects

Peter Fortune is steam bending these visually interesting swings using our White Oak. This is what he says about the project: “Basically we are producing outdoor furniture on campus to make design solutions that are one on one for students. These furniture pieces are swings that are also suspended sculptures and conversation pieces/starters.” We can’t […]

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White Oak Bench

February 28, 2012 West Wind Customer Projects

This Quarter Sawn White Oak bench was made by one of our customers, Graham Turnbull. Somebody was very happy Christmas Day!! Photo by Graham Turnbull

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A Smokin’ Hot Trend – Smoked Oak Plank Flooring – European White Oak

August 1, 2011 West Wind FlooringNew StockSpecials

Heat-treated and ammonia dipped which creates a natural dark colour throughout the board (think caramelizing an onion). Unlike stain, colour is preserved as you scratch or refinish the floor. Natural highlights in the wood are better preserved in the finished floor.  Dark stained oak will have a more uniform, monochromatic look by comparison. Engineered 100% […]

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