Does TWS manufacture their own doors?
Yes, we do make doors ourselves, but we also provide complete door factories to make additional styles to our specifications.


How long has TWS been supplying doors to the cabinet industry?
We have been supplying doors for approximately 20 years.


How many doors can you supply?
We can supply about 500 wood doors and 300 – 500 MDF and Thermofoil doors a day.


How many doors do you supply per month?
We supply approximately 6000 doors a month.

 

How long does it take to process a full kitchen door order?
Unfinished doors take about one week or six working days; rush orders can be done in three days.

Finished doors with stain or painted take about two weeks, allowing an extra week for custom or color matching.

Thermofoil (PVC) standard profile doors take 7 – 10 days; special profiles take two or three weeks.


How many different species of wood do you supply?
Maple, Oak, Cherry, Walnut, Pine, Vertical-grain Fir, Alder, Birch, Mahogany and Hickory.


How many colors of PVC doors do you supply?
White, White wood-grain, Natural maple, Hard-rock maple, Russian Maple, Oak, Cherry, Mahogany, Chocolate , etc.

 

Are your prices competitive with other suppliers?
Yes, our prices as well as our quality and service compete very well with other suppliers.

 

What grade of wood do you use for wood doors?
We use FAS (First and Second) for clear lacquer and stain finishing. Paint grade material would be less expensive. Front face is 90% clear with a very small amount of imperfection. Back face quality would be less and a small number of knots are acceptable.

 

Are doors supplied ready for a finishing application?
Yes, all doors are sanded with a 180 grit wide belt sander and random orbit sanding for cross grain. Raised panels are pre-sanded before assembly.

 

Who pays for the shipping?
All prices quoted are based on fob TWS warehouse; shipping charges will apply unless pre-agreed; out-of-town customer packaging charges will apply.

 

What kind of quality assurance do we have for doors?
Wood doors size tolerance is 1/16” or 1.5mm; squareness is 1.5mm measure from corner to corner; flatness is 3mm from corner to corner; Thermofoil (PVC) tolerance in 2mm.

 

Are doors supplied standard sizes or custom sizes?
All doors supplied are custom sizes to 1/16” increments.

 

Which other components does TWS supply?
We supply complete kitchen components such as mouldings, end panels, boxes, countertops, and hardware. This is truly a unique one-stop shopping location.