As part of your building experience with Winsome, you will be introduced to the best resources, suppliers and vendors in the region. We understand that clients may be overwhelmed by the number of decisions to be made in a custom-build, in both residential and commercial projects. This information will assist you in making choices during construction. You will find valuable links on this page leading to general resources and information which you may refer to again and again throughout your building process.
- BEF Carbon Offsets – Supports development of renewable energy and watershed restoration while empowering people to shrink their carbon footprint.
- Build Local Alliance – To improve the vitality of local forests and related human communities by connecting local, responsibly grown and processed wood with local projects.
- Building Green – Green home design information network.
- Earth Advantage – Certification program and building industry network to help implement sustainable building practices.
- Energy Star – Information on saving money and protecting the environment through energy efficient products and practices.
- Energy Trust – Information network for Oregon utility customers on saving energy and generating renewable energy.
- Forest Stewardship Council – Promotes responsible management of the world’s forests.
- Leed – Framework for identifying and implementing practical and measurable green building design, construction, operations and maintenance solutions.
- SIPS – Structural Insulated Panel information.
- Green Building Supply – Natural and non-toxic building materials that are certified, safe, environmentally friendly and sustainable.
- Green Depot – Green building materials for commercial and retail customers in 13 stores.
- Imagine energy – Energy products.
- Rebuilding Center – Used building and remodeling materials.
- Bio-based Insulation – Environmentally-friendly home insulation.
- Bonded Logic Incorporated – Denim and Cellulose Insulation as well as radiant floor barriers
- Nu Wool – Eco-friendly cellulose insulation.
- Good Shepard Wool – Sheep-wool insulation.
- ICF – Insulated Concrete Forms (forms or molds that have built-in insulation, used to create insulated, reinforced concrete walls)
- ICF Homes – manufacturer and supplier of Insulated Concrete Forms
- Amvic – Cost effective, sustainable and environmentally friendly, Insulated Concrete Forms.
- James Hardie – Fiber cement siding and backerboard.
- Nichiha – Fiber cement siding.
Home Plans & Drafting
- Nathan Good – Architectural design firm that works with its clients to create distinctive green homes in harmony with nature.
- Nathan Cooprider – Architect creating graceful solutions to complex architectural problems.
- Mascord – Production home designs.
- Robert Pauls, 503-623-3521 Custom design and drafting services.
Kitchen & Bath
- Aura – Environmentally-friendly custom cabinetry.
- Oregon Bath & Kitchen – Kitchen and bath designers with 5,000 square foot showroom, the latest computer design software, and experienced sales and design team.
- Paper Stone Products – Certified composite countertops and work tops
- Richlite – Foodsafe fiber composits for countertops
Paint & Tile
- AFM Safecoat – Low toxicity paints and building products.
- Crossville – Distributes premium porcelain and stone.
- Dal Tile – Tile and stone supplier.
- Oregon Tile & Marble – Tile and marble supplier with expansive Portland showrooms.
- Terra Green Ceramics – 55% recycled glass tile.
- Craftmark – Reclamation, manufacturing of old wood products, displayed and stored in 24,000 sq ft warehouse.
- Kirei – Sustainable alternative millwork materials (bamboo, wheatboard, coco).
- Parr Lumber – Lumber and building supplies.
- TerraMai – Reclaimed woods from around the world
- Zena Forest Products – A small custom sawmill located northwest of Salem, OR specializing in Oregon White Oak, Douglas Fir and Western Bigleaf Maple.
- Aero-Tech Light Company – Energy efficient and extended life light bulbs.
- Cree – LED lighting and components.
- Discovery Lighting – Family business with over 14 years of face to face, retail experience with truly usable, beautiful, and high quality lighting fixtures.
- Globe lighting – The Pacific Northwest’s leading source for an exceptional choice of quality lighting fixtures and accessories.
- Juno Lighing Group – Low Voltage Lighting systems
- Unilumn – LED displays, lights.
Masonry & Concrete
- Eldorado Stone – Masonry, stone, brick
- Gaven Historical Bricks – Antique specialty bricks, street pavers and cobblestones for residential usage.
- Mutual Materials – Masonry and hardscape manufacturing
- Portland Cement Association – Concrete Information
- Stone Lite – Stone Panels; Granite, marble, limestone, travertine, slate, onyx
Water & Air
- Aqua Sana – Water filtration
- Brac Systems – Black water and grey water management and recycling systems.
- Caromausa – Development and manufacturing of innovative bathroom products, including sinks and high efficiency dual flush toilets.
- Green Glue – Adhesives used to prevent sound transmission from joint to joint.
- Iqair – Air and whole house purifiers.
- Lifebreath – Indoor air systems.
- Solar Comfort – Infrared space heaters.
- Takagi – The next generation of tankless water heater systems.
- Toto USA – Designer and manufacturer of decorative and innovative plumbing fixtures and fittings, faucets, accessories, shower and flush valves, lavatories, toilets.
Windows & Doors
- Accurate Dorwin – Fiberglass windows and doors.
- Cascade Doors & Windows – Vinyl windows and sliding lass doors.
- Fibertec – Fiberglass windows and doors.
- Inline Fiberglass – Fiberglass windows and doors.
- Integrity Windows – Fiberglass windows and doors.
- Milgard – Vinyl, fiberglass, aluminum, wood windows and doors.
- Pella – Fiberglass, steel, wood windows and doors.
- Serious Windows – Windows, soundproofing and energy management.
- Velux – Wide range of roof windows and skylights, and solutions for flat roofs.
Appliance & Decor
- Basco Appliances – Appliance and electronics retailer.
- Bosch – Quality home appliances.
- Standard TV & Appliance – Appliance and electronics retailer.
- American Clay – Clay wall finishes from Lake Tahoe
- Sukita – Home decorating.
Flooring & Carpet
- Eco Timber – Sustainable wood and bamboo flooring
- Lumber Liquidators – Discount flooring supplier.
- Trex – Wood alternative decking
- FLOR – Carpet squares.
- Godfrey Hirst Carpets – Austrailian tufted wool carpet.
- Helios Carpet – Wool and synthetic carpets.
- Nature’s Carpet – 100% wool carpets.
- Woolshire – Wool stock and custom carpets.
- Ferguson Plumbing – Wholesale distributor of plumbing supplies and pipe, valves and fittings (PVF), heating and cooling equipment (HVAC/R).
- Uponor – Residential and commercial plumbing, heating and cooling, Radiant heat flooring, fire prevention.
Services & Miscellaneous
- Clean It Up Mark – Debris removal & recycling for General Contractors.