When a meaningful home improvement project goes beyond the expertise of the average homeowner, Tim Winges of Winges Carpentry Service is prepared to step in and help you realize your goals. With more than 30 years of experience in all aspects of the profession, Tim will treat your project as though it was his own home.
Now a Period Restoration Specialist, the carpenter has
learned his craft over the years, ever since taking on his
first real job at age 17, working for D. Kemp Edwards
Lumber Company in Ottawa as the Lathe Operator. His
work involved turning balusters, newel posts, table & chair
legs, etc. on a turn-of-the-century lathe that could handle
material up to 10 ft long.
Service has been a registered business since 1996 and registered with the Better Business
Bureau of Eastern Ontario.
While Tim specializes in bringing heritage pieces back
to life, he also does all aspects of
carpentry including small additions,
plaster repair, drywall, painting
ceramics, flooring special and plain
decks, bar tops and more. He also
reproduces certain pieces of special
“I always try to get as much detail out
of my clients as possible,” he says. “So
then I am able to show them how I will
achieve the results that they want. I
always love a good challenge.”
With three decades
working in the
profession, Tim has
Ottawa and the Valley.
Just a few of his career
- the restoration of
nine large oak doors
at McKay United
Church in Ottawa in
- restoration of a Victorian Fence
In Rockcliff Park 1998.
- various jobs in the Glebe and New Edinburgh
neighbourhoods in Ottawa such as vinyl tile floors, window
replacements, kitchen storage cabinets, basement
insulation and water proofing, painting and trimwork,
ceramic work, porch and deck work.
He has also completed many bathroom restorations in the
nation’s capital, as well as a large porch restoration in Winchester.