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Woodgrain Expands With Acquisition of Woodguard


Company Press Release

Woodgrain Millwork, a leader in manufacturing doors, moldings and windows, acquires Woodguard Inc. an exterior polymer coated lumber company based in Cottage Grove, Oregon. The Purchase will diversify Woodgrain’s product family and add an element of unique industry innovation. With Woodgrain’s vertical integration of its mills, manufacturing expertise and expansive distribution network, the Woodguard product line is expected to see significant growth nationwide.

Woodguard introduced a patented polyethylene plastic coating process that is applied to a variety of wood products such as closet pole, fencing, sign post and even playground equipment. The Woodguard product is UV protected and has exterior as well as interior uses. The proprietary process prevents weathering and other harmful elements from penetrating the wood core. The polymer coated lumber eliminates the need painting, or sanding and offers a 20 year limited warranty.

“We are excited about the unique value proposition that Woodguard and its products bring to our already dynamic product range. They are pushing the envelope when it comes to innovation in outdoor wood building materials. It was a natural fit to bring it into the Woodgrain product family,” Woodgrain CEO, Kelly Dame said.

“I am excited to see a company like Woodgrain who has limitless production, distribution and sales capabilities take Woodguard to its full potential.” Don Kain – Woodguard Founder

About Woodgrain Millwork

Woodgrain Millwork is one of the largest millwork operations in the world today. It has provided wood home manufacturing goods since 1954. Woodgrain manages its own forest, sawmills, manufacturing and national distribution plan. Woodgrain is proud to be a family owned and operated company for over 60 years.

About Wood Guard

For over 30 years, Woodguard has provided innovative, non-toxic, and low-maintenance, outdoor building products to consumers nationwide, making it one of the oldest continually operating manufacturers of low-maintenance lumber products in the world.


Tanner Dame – Marketing Manager – – (801) 835-6948

Source: Woodgrain Millwork, Inc.