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Happy World Bamboo Day!

September 18th was World Bamboo Day and Weston Premium Woods is a proud supporter of the day in celebration to increase the awareness of bamboo globally. Since 2015, Weston Premium Woods has sold over 70,000 square feet of decking, siding, porch flooring, and panels made from thermo-kiln dried fused bamboo all across Canada.

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How Does Thermory Perform?

Thermally-modified wood has been around since the early 90’s but as it is new to the North American market, some consumers are still weary to take the leap and use it. In this article from Professional Deck Builder Magazine, we learn how Thermory performs, and why it is a great decking alternative to tropical hardwoods.

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Paul LaFrance Thermory Deck!

Paul LaFrance is a master when it comes to designing and building custom decks for his clients! In this blog post, Paul provides various reasons as to why Thermory is a great decking option!

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Thermory Deck in Homes and Cottages!

Homes & Cottages, Canada’s largest consumer and trade magazine, featured an 800 square-foot Thermory Ash deck designed and built by Amadeo Barbini. However – this is no ordinary rectangular deck at the back of the house.  The deck beautifully bridges the gap between indoors and out, providing an inviting, comfortable space from which to enjoy the garden. The elegant built-in barbecue, also finished in Thermory Ash, presents an enjoyable entertainment setting.  Thermory Ash is an ideal, natural decking material and thanks to its superior dimensional stability, Thermory provides unlimited landscaping opportunities.

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Class A Fire Rated CLEAF Panels!

Weston Premium Woods now offers a Class A Fire Rated option for CLEAF panels! After many requests from the commercial, retail and hospitality industries, we decided it was time to find a solution. We have used CLEAF laminate adhered to a Class A fire rated MDF substrate and sent the materials for testing as a complete assembly. We  can now offer CLEAF Class A fire rated panels for wall, elevator and ceiling applications, complete with the test reports to go with the product.

CLEAF at AWFS Las Vegas

CLEAF  made a splash with their booth at AWFS in Las Vegas.  Showing off their North American decors and many of the new textures on the horizon, CLEAF continues to prove they can produce hyper-realistic finishes including wood veneers, linens, concrete and soon to come metallic and leather prints.
In addition, CLEAF also released their brand new Super Matte finish, PIOMBO, Laser Edge Banding and a Synchronized HPL, available soon through Weston Premium Woods.

Thermory in Rosedale!

Thermory Ash enthusiasts all over Ontario have traveled to the 140 foot long 8 foot high, Park Road & Avondale Thermory fence built by Intraligi Construction in 1993. (more…)

Weston Premium Woods Acquired by Richelieu Hardware

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On April 18, 2017, Weston Premium Woods was acquired by Richelieu Hardware Limited. Richelieu is a leading North American distributor , importer and manufacturer of specialty hardware and complementary products.

It’s products are found in similar industries as Weston’s – kitchen cabinetry, storage and closets, home furnishings, office furniture manufacturing and commercial and residential woodworkers.
We are thrilled to be a part of this dynamic company, with 70 distribution centers in North America, 110,000 products and more than 80,000 customers.

We will continue to deliver the same outstanding service that you have been accustomed to, and look forward to this new chapter in our company’s evolution.

Jeff Landis
General Manager

Exterior Bamboo at the National Home Show

dasso.XTR deck at National Home Show

 

From March 10-19, 2017, our exterior bamboo decking was the decking feature in the Future Dream Home at the National Home Show. The 450 sq ft deck was built completely out of our sustainable exterior thermally-treated bamboo and resin decking. The rich, exotic brown colour combined with remarkable durability and density made for a stunning addition to the 2,700 sq ft home.  (more…)