artistry in an age of boring

Few spec builders take the time to build architecturally and historically timeless homes. But when you find that one builder who treats their homes as an artist treats his canvas, you have an artisan. Javad Shahbaziyan of Eaton Homes in Houston TX uses interior millwork to create differentiation in his homes.  Javad used WindsorONE’s Classical […]

Coronado Island builder

As a Back Of The Board subscriber, you may be  wondering if Windsor only manufacturers 1×6 WOTG based on the recent BOTB posts published.  But this blog isn’t as much about WindsorONE as as it is about highlighting the carpenters and craftsman who make Windsor products look amazing in their homes.  Bill Lyons of Lyons […]

Greg Bender Custom

To any true craftsman, keeping your lines straight is critical in the final product. Installing a ceiling lid between old distressed beams was made easier with the use of Windsor’s WORS Shiplap boards, keeping all sight lines accurately spaced and aligned. Huge thank you to the fine folks at Greg Bender Custom in Dallas, and […]

Thomas Finley, an interior finish carpenter in Orange County, knows all about millwork scale, proportion, and the pursuit to perfect your trade for client satisfaction and upholding historic architecture. This Craftsman bungalow in Laguna Beach is on the historic registry of homes, and required Thomas’s attention to detail to maintain its rich history. The room […]

Stock Building Supply displaying awesome W1 support

This past week, Stock Building Supply in LA hosted a WindsorONE day to create awareness for their new S4S+ Protected, Specialty and Classical Craftsman Collection program. All Stock employees (yard staff, sales and mgmt) were sporting their custom “Enjoy WindsorONE” t-shirts, enticing conversations with customers throughout the day  Huge thanks to the sales manager, Trini […]

Pot O' Gold

In case you’re looking for to see a full array of Windsor products in Southern California … pretty sure you can follow the rainbow! Thank you Ganahl Lumber for your continued support and commitment to excellence.       

W1 meets one of Santa Barbara's finest carpenters

Sean Caldwell, Caldwell Construction, invited sales reps from Windsor and Weyerhaeuser to check out the carpentry he’s able to achieve using Windsor’s Craftsman Collection moldings to case out all the doors and windows in his own home.  Sean uses his home as an example to prospective clients … sharing that the most common first compliment from […]

Jackson Design knows craftsmanship 

If you find yourself in San Deigo, swing through Jackson Design & Remodeling‘s new showroom, Home Expressions.  The team at Jackson is transforming the design and construction process, providing homeowners full scale rooms to conceptualize a variety of different looks for the home.  Here, they’re using Windsor’s Classical Craftsman collection for door casing as you […]

Staying warm is easy

As Fall changes to Winter this month, it’s important to keep our domes warm … and Texas is no exception. The general manager from Weyerhaeuser-Carrolton TX sent us this picture of his inside sales team proudly sporting their W1 beanies in the office. A huge thank you going to the Weyerhaeuser sales team for their […]

Riverside home sporting a new WOTG patio lid

John Biber of JL Biber Construction was kind enough to send some pics of a patio cover he recently completed in Riverside CA.  When asked what John appreciates most about using WindsorONE on his projects, his response was “by far the quality, the straightness for ease of installation and a superior final appearance.” John has […]

Alliance Green Builders sharing their love for W1 boards

Bob Gilholm and the crew from Alliance Green Builders were stoked to share the many uses they’ve found for 1×6 S4S WindsorONE+ Protected trim boards. Porch lids?  Absolutely.    Box beams and ceiling treatments?  Sure.    Baseboards?  Why not … that works too. Cabinent installer?  Yeah – he played with some too. A huge thanks […]

Custom Craftsman in Dana Point CA

Joe Hample from Richard Doan Construction is trying WindsorONE for the first time on this awesome Craftsman overlooking the water in Dana Point. A big thank you to Andree Primrose of Ganahl Lumber, Capistrano Beach for introducing Joe Hampel to WindsorONE, and an honorable mention to Andreas Villasenor and crew from Unique Siding for their […]

Siding Solutions hanging WOTG+

WindsorONE caught Eric Cashion of Siding Solutions hanging some 1×6 WOTG+ Protected served up through Dixieline – Miramar. End cuts are being primed to maintain the 30-year warranty on this porch lid … and the ocean view from the back of this Del Mar home is amazing.

Katz Roadshow in Gardena CA

If you’re looking for some continuing education to boost your job site productivity, and simple steps to put more money in your pockets through efficiencies – then you should stop by the new Gardena location of Anderson Moulding.   Gary Katz will be educating from 8:00 – 4:00 today (Sat, 4/18).   Stop by the WindsorONE […]

G2 Gatorades go down as easy WOBC6 goes up!

On these warm 86° Coronado days, the fellers from Brady Hayek Custom Homes were especially grateful for the cold Gatorades. One of the beauties behind Windsor’s 1×6 WOBC6+ Protected is the versatility for Exterior and Interior use … as seen on this new custom home. A huge thanks going to Dennis Blackburn of Dixieline Lumber […]

San Diego showing off true Craftsmanship 

This Point Loma home was recently remodeled using a variety of WindsorONE S4SSE boards and some cove molding. The exterior trim work and columns look amazing … and we couldn’t thank the men at Vanberg Construction enough for their support. Special shout out going to Shelly & Mario at Dixieline Lumber, La Mesa for introducing […]

Cathedral Style Ceiling Tongue & Groove

The crews of JL Madison General Contractors and Donahue Construction had nothing but praise for their use of Windsor products on this remodel/addition in Hidden Hills CA. Every room in the home has cathedral ceilings lined with 1×8 Hawaiian T&G and the smooth side of 2×6 S1S2E. Box beams are 1×12 S4S, and the exterior […]

No ceiling like a WOTG ceiling!

A huge thanks to the men of OC Hauswerks for all the Windsor product used on this whole house remodel in Irvine CA. 1×6 WOTG skins the whole interior ceiling, while our S4S boards and the backside of the S1S2E boards trim out the new windows and doors. Next time you need a remodel done […]

FREE LUNCH @ JB Wholesale, Torrance CA

JB Wholesale Roofing and Building Supply (, one of Windsor’s newest SoCal dealers, is rocking some great BBQ for lunch today, while giving their customers a product education fair from 11:00 – 2:00. Stop by the WindsorONE booth to meet our sales teams most awkwardly tallest member and learn about using 30-yr warranted trim and […]

WORS alive in San Diego

Huge thanks going out to the crew of Rimmer Construction ( in Cardiff, CA for covering this kitchen / dining lid with WORS. Minimal gapping in this application (1/16″), which is easily attainable with the butt joint shiplap. It’ll look awesome when complete … and the guys are already loving their shirts! Recognition going out […]

SPBC4 in all its glory

A visit was made today to an avid fan, Arlene Bennett of Charles Pankow Builders.  Arlene has used WindsorONE SPBC4 and S1S2E boards to create an epic farm house porch experience, surrounding 2 sides of her own home.   Porch lid, column bases, exterior fascia, and window surrounds are all doting Windsor products. A shout […]

Even the trim is bigger in TX!

Huge props going out to the finish carpentry from Sierra Trim in Dallas TX.  John Adams and Jeff Roesle deserve the WindsorONE swag they received for their coffered ceilings, door jambs, and baseboards on this Sebastian Construction Company project. Keep up the solid work, men … and wear those shirts proudly.  Wishing you guys continued […]