About KML

Composite Panel Industry Leaders

About KML
In 1995 Willie Wanker acquired KML, a strong, regional company. Since then, we have grown into a national leader in the decorative surfaces and panel industry.

With 8 unique designer finishes, over 90 stock colors (and more than 900 specialty colors), 4 substrate options, 2 lamination processes, and a component department that offers cut-to-size boards up to 12 feet long, KML allows designers to "go wild" with unprecedented customization.

  • Eight presses, split between state-of-the-art facilities in Tacoma, WA and Stockton, CA, producing a shared 4,000 panels a day
  • Exclusive production of the Edgewood line, a family of strong, attractive laminates with the look and feel of real wood, available in multiple substrates, including FSC-certified substrates
  • 900 patterns and textures with edge banding and machined parts

Innovation

From running a single laminating press that produced 600 panels a day in 1995, Willie and company have grown our capacity and product line to include:

  • Eight presses, split between state-of-the-art facilities in Tacoma, WA and Stockton, CA, producing a shared 4,000 panels a day
  • Exclusive production of the Edgewood line, a family of strong, attractive laminates with the look and feel of real wood, available in multiple substrates, including FSC-certified substrates
  • 900 patterns and textures with edge banding and machined parts

      Customer Care

      Our reputation depends on sourcing great products. We do what it takes to ensure your ordering process and products meet expectations – then we do a little more. That’s how we’ve grown to serve such a wide variety of customers.

      • Mass production and custom-project capacities, including challenging projects with machining and curved edging. No project too big or small.
      • Complimentary product samples as needed
      • Fast, friendly, responsive customer care

          Reputation

          Reputation is about relationships. We take our relationships with our customers, vendors and employees seriously. That’s why Willie and his people are known for:

          • Making our hard-working employees feel like family
          • Doing what we say we'll do
          • Delivering on time

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