At Topanga Lumber & Hardware Co., Inc., our knowledgeable and friendly staff is committed to meeting or exceeding our customers expectations. Our staff work to build relationships that get projects done on time and on budget.
Topanga Lumber & Hardware Co., Inc., will meet all of your delivery needs from small to large with our fleet of trucks and seasoned professional drivers.
We provide the customer service that every customer deserves in this fast paced world.
Topanga Lumber is your one-stop source for all of your lumber and hardware needs.
Call us today and let our staff quote your next project. We won’t be undersold.
Willie Chaides – Store Manager
Willie Chaides joined Topanga Lumber & Hardware Co., Inc. in 2000 and was named Store Manager in 2013. Willie is responsible for managing in-store sales, customer service, day-to-day operations and logistics. Willie also specializes in door and window orders. He takes great pride in his job and furthering his knowledge of the current and future construction markets. Willie is a retail manager veteran with more than 25 years of home improvement and merchandising experience.
Willie has two sons, and takes pride in coaching Tournament Team Baseball and mentoring young players.
Willie attended public schools and studied at Mission College.
Peter Garcia – Lumber Sales Manager, Contractor Sales
Peter was named to his current position as the Topanga Lumber Sales Manager in 2013, where his responsibilities include managing lumber sales, new business development and overseeing customer relations. He takes great pride in his position and is devoted to providing our customers with the best customer service available.
He is a lumber sales veteran with more than 30 years of construction experience with a specialized focus on single family, tenant improvement, industrial and commercial construction. Peter joined Topanga Lumber & Hardware in 2004, after working for such companies as Anawalt and Terry Lumber in Management Positions.
Peter is an immigrant of Cuba, married for over 40 years and is the proud father of two young boys, two grown daughters and one grand daughter. He studied abroad and finished is schooling at Pierce College studying Mechanical Engineering.
Ernie Demontreux – General Manager of Lumber Sales
Ernie Demontreux, is the company’s veteran staff member with over thirty-five year’s of employment. He played a pivotal role in developing the company’s entertainment division.
He is responsible for the company’s procurement of lumber as well as the distribution between the two company locations. His efficiency in lumber acquisitions is paramount to the growth of the company.. Ernie’s understanding of the lumber and hardware business has led to his successful career with the company. He has developed long term relationships with associated in the lumber and our customer base.
Ernie, is a native of New Jersey and a resident of Topanga Canyon, since 1988. He has been married for 17 years and is the proud father of a young teenage daughter. He donates his time to the local school and is the General Manager of the Topanga Symphony Orchestra.
Lynn Causey – Entertainment Sales Manager
Lynn Causey was named Glendale Store manager in 1999, and is responsible for managing lumber sales, logistics, overseeing product sales and distribution, customer relations with studio accounts and assisting in buying lumber materials He takes great pride in his position and is devoted to providing our customers the best customer service available.
He brings over 30 years of experience to this position. Lynn, joined our company in 1994, after working at Friday, Fort Smith and Terry Lumber.
Lynn, is a native of Arkansas and is the proud father of two grown daughters.