Quick and Easy DIY Cedar Potting Bench

Stirling Noyes from the Windsor Plywood head office built this cedar potting bench for his front patio. This project was built using 1×4 Cedar boards, 1×2 Cedar boards, and 4×4 Cedar posts. All cuts were done with a miter saw and fastened together with 1-1/4 inch wood screws and finishing nails. Finally, like the raised … Continued

Sapele Coffee Table

Peter Moran of Bellingham shared with us his most recent project – a Sapele Coffee Table. He had this to say about the process: I’ve made plenty of coffee tables, but never worked with Sapele until I came across a board 14 inches wide at my local Windsor Plywood store that I just had to … Continued

Parksville’s Woody Statue and Timekeeper

Ron Gellatly came to Windsor Plywood at Parksville back in December of last year (2019) with a history of cabinet making, woodturning and art. He recently finished the Woody carved mascot and the a salvaged Fir dunnage clock. He has this to say about the process it took to finish the projects: I built the … Continued

DIY Stairs Upgrade

Brian Rogers, one of Windsor Plywood in Great Fall’s “BEST” customer, shared his recently completed, and a fantastic job at that, DIY project at home. Here’s what he had to say: Whenever an old guy gets put out to pasture there’s alot of time that will have to be filled doing something/anything; and not all … Continued

Plywood? Why Not!

  Plywood is a very popular material commonly used in the interior design and furniture industry. It’s made from thin layers of wood veneers which are glued together. It’s from the same family as MDF (plywood) and particle board. Although it’s considered a modern invention, there’s evidence showing plywood has been around for a long … Continued

Hairpin Leg turns 80!

live edge table with hairpin legs

A Modern Classic Furniture makers can join in the celebration, as the hairpin leg turns 80 years old. Trendily retro, it is enjoying a bump in popularity along with everything in mid-century modern design, as well as designs favouring mixed metal and wood. The story behind the iconic metal table leg design called ‘the hairpin,’ … Continued

It was a Super #GivingTuesday!

Wow! More than $2.6M was raised during the CKNW Kids Fund fundraiser held last Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019! We would like to take this moment to thank all of our customers for choosing Windsor Plywood! Because of you and your continued support, we at Windsor Plywood are again able to contribute to the #PledgeCKNW Kids … Continued

Windsor Plywood’s Custom Vintage Truck done in Brandon MB

Windsor Plywood, Brandon has a unique custom 1949 Ford that was transformed into a 50 Year Anniversary model for Windsor Plywood. This truck has the whole engine gutted, so ‘V0’ is a new decal that was put on to represent the engine (ha ha). All painted in Windsor Blue, and the “Celebrating 50 Years” logo … Continued

Advanced Epoxy Class at Dawson Creek

The first ever Advanced Epoxy class recently finished at Windsor Plywood in Dawson Creek (Sept 14-15, 2019). One of a kind memory pieces were made from Big Leaf Maple boards and Entropy Resins. Shown here are some of the stunning, all individual pieces full of each student’s personality and memories. I am so impressed with … Continued