Recently an opportunity came across our desk’s we knew we had to take part in, Vancouver Design Week. VDW is sponsored in part by Gray Magazine (https://www.graymag.com) and is a design focused event running from May 7-13 with showroom and artistic spaces opening their doors to the design community and general public. Each year there is a theme, and this year’s theme is “impact”
For anyone new to the world of fenestration, be it a first-time home builder, or new folks joining the trade, there are a lot of terms thrown around, that ordinary people like ourselves often find confusing.
Casey Kerkhoff, Founder and CEO of Westeck Windows and doors, is an encyclopedia of knowledge after 45 years in the business.
The Department stores and boutiques have been telling us this since the 2nd of January, but it was difficult to believe. What seems like the longest winter in the Fraser Valley and Pacific Northwest, is joyfully finished. Now what?
Westeck Windows and Doors Project Consultants and Company Leadership were proud to take in Fensterbau Frontale in Nuremberg, Germany this week. Joining thousands across the globe from the world of fenestration, Westeck gained new insight on emerging technology in the window and door sector. “We are extremely enthusiastic to bring back new perspective” said Neal Turner, General Manager Westeck Windows and Doors.
West Coast Contemporary. Whichever words you use to describe the style esthetic of these homes at The Grove and Yarrow Point, you are right. From large bright tile work, custom cabinetry, and exquisite finishing, to the large windows used in place of upper cabinets, these homes are unique.
Style. The tastemakers tell us that it lasts forever, while trends are but a fleeting moment. What happens when a trend and style collide? Magic.
As a child, watching The Wizard of Oz (1939), I recall being mesmerized by the Emerald City. Emerald clad pillars of unparalleled proportion, created an imaginary utopic place we all remember so vividly. Clear lines, exaggerated forms. There was something so exquisite, so clean, so modern. That was 79 years ago, yet its charm still remains.
Visitors at the Buildex Tradeshow were able to take part in a demonstration of Western Window System’s 90 Degree Multislide in action, noted the view this Patio Opening creates. What most people mention when they first see this beautiful patio opening “Look at that-full unobstructed view!”
Westeck Windows and doors is proud to join industry leaders, professionals, designers and architects at Buildex Vancouver- February 14 and 15, 2018.
If you are in the market for the newest in window, door and patio opening technology, stop by and visit us at booth #911. Our clients range from luxury home owners, home builders, world class architects, designers, and more. We create products that drive inspired projects.
The Custom Doors, Patio Openings and Windows company was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.
At Westeck Windows and Doors, we can provide a sliding glass door that can be built to the exact size you need for your new home design or renovation project. Our Patio Openings are a stunning work of art, whether it be our 425 Slide which offers XO, OX, OXO and OXXO configurations for large patio openings or our fabulous EliteSlide with thin symmetrical profiles, diverse opening options, up to 8 feet tall, 60 feet wide configurations, and panels that slide both ways.