Leo West Enterprises Ltd. was established in 1985 by Leo West in Carrigaline, Co. Cork. During the first four years the company concentrated on the supply and fitting of uPVC fascia & soffit products. The company developed further and in 1989 it began to manufacture quality Swish uPVC double-glazed windows and doors for the private sector as well as aluminium curtain walling for the commercial construction industry.
To meet the ever growing demand of both commercial and private markets the purchase of a new unit was made in 1992 in The Old Pottery, Carrigaline to cater for the needs of the rapidly expanding company. West Building Products also opened offices and showrooms in Dun Laoighaire, Co. Dublin.
From its beginning in 1985 to 2002, the company grew from 5 to 55 people and 50% of its annual turnover now rests in the commercial sector.Because of its success and continuing expansion the year 2002 saw the company move to new purpose built, state of the art factory, offices and showrooms in Carrigaline Industrial Park, Kilnagleary.