Our Team - Design Consultants, visit our showroom at Designer Showcase in Stoney Creek by Turkstra Lumber.
Our Team - Design Consultants, visit our showroom at Designer Showcase in Stoney Creek by Turkstra Lumber.


Thea Kraus Design Consultant at Designer Showcase


Product Sales Specialist

Thea has mastered her craft, having been in the building and décor industries for over 25 years. For several years, she has been applying her expertise at The Turkstra Design Centre by helping professionals and enthusiasts realize their design/décor dreams. As a former owner and operator of an elegant lady’s clothing store, Thea first and foremost values customer service and customer experience. She enjoys working with professionals, home owners and design lovers alike, from the design/build process, to concept and completion.”

Dave Willis Windows Specialist at Designer Showcase


Windows Specialist

For over 30 years Dave has helped Turkstra customers with their window projects.  Dave can handle anything from a luxury custom home build to a single replacement window.  If you need your windows installed Dave has it covered as his expertise extends through to our Turkstra Windows Installs division. Having worked in manufacturing, windows service, purchasing and sales, he truly has a versed background and would love to help you with your project.

Norm Rushton Trim & Doors Specialist at Designer Showcase


Trim & Door Specialist

With 30 years of Industry experience, Norm has seen it all. Norm honed his skills as a Journeyman, General Contractor and, for more than 15 years, as a Trim and Doors Specialist with Turkstra Trim and Doors. Norm thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company’s reach. He is known for providing all of his customers with a level of personalised service and onsite consultation that is unparalleled. Norm is a member of the Hamilton Halton Home Builders Association Sub-trades and Suppliers Council, has completed the Business and Management program at Mohawk College and has earned his Carpentry Apprenticeship.

George Sowa Trim & Doors Specialist at Designer Showcase


Trim & Doors Specialist

George Sowa has obtained a wealth of knowledge during his 35-year career in the wood industry.  Although George has only been a Trim and Door Specialist with Turkstra Trim and Doors for the past several years, his background in architectural wood manufacturing, framing, cabinet making and trim carpentry make him a valuable resource for all of your interior finishing projects. George has an exceptional eye for detail and welcomes the challenge of making a home owner’s vision become a reality.