True West Woodwork is a custom cabinetry and woodworking shop built from the ground up in Nanaimo, British Columbia. A family owned and operated company, True West prides itself on building custom woodworking projects as well as  timeless relationships with all of its customers.

With True West Woodwork you’re hiring a company that with obsessive attention to detail. Whether you’re interested in new builds or adding elegant, lasting touches somewhere else in your home, you’re living a True West lifestyle.

Ryan Horkoff | Owner / Chief Operator

Somehow this young daddy possesses a experience and a vast personal knowledge of the construction industry that spans over15 years. Ryan has worked on small projects, high end homes and everything in between in Nanaimo as well as Vernon, BC and Calgary, Alberta. A certified journeyman cabinet maker, Ryan is also an accomplished finishing carpenter.

Jenn Cech | Co-owner / Administrator

In addition to supporting Ryan with day-to-day operations of the company Jenn keeps busy with two young daughters who love to help out with painting and speeding up the need for new custom floors and tables.

Dean Alden | Cabinet Maker

Originally from Eastern Canada, Dean has made his home on Vancouver Island for over 20 years.  His experience in cabinet-making spans over 15 years. In addition to work he keeps busy with his wife of over 30 years, Pauline, and his three grandchildren.