BOISE, Idaho - Boise Cascade has announced it will open a new door production facility in the Houston, Texas, market. The 160,000-square-foot facility will be used for the assembly of Therma-Tru exterior doors and offer PrismaGuard premium stain and paint finishing options, along with Therma-Tru Composite Frames featuring Tru-Guard™ Composite Technology. It will also offer Simpson wood entry and interior pre-hung door units.
Production at the facility is expected to start in the third quarter of 2021.
“This door shop expansion aligns with our strategy for growth with key supplier partners,” said Nick Stokes, executive vice president. “Therma-Tru is a well-respected brand known for style variety, security and durability.”
“We are very excited about the opportunity to expand our capabilities with Therma-Tru to support our dealers in the Houston and surrounding markets, as well as the western half of Louisiana,” said Rick Halfmann, Houston branch manager. “Our Dallas door shop opened in May of 2020 and is ramping up nicely; we will begin servicing the Houston market from Dallas later this quarter in preparation of the opening of our new Houston facility.”
The Houston facility represents Boise Cascade's ninth door shop in the United States and second in Texas. “We’re proud to be working closely with Therma-Tru as a key supplier to all nine of our door locations, and across the entire state of Texas,” said Bud Skinner, BMD Southwest Region manager.
The company said the facility will also be used to serve approximately 900 customers from the Building Materials Distribution’s Houston Distribution Center.
Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, Boise Cascade (NYSE: BCC) is among the largest producers of engineered wood products and plywood in North America and a wholesale distributor of building products.
Have something to say? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.