We aim to exceed our customers’ expectations for innovation, quality, selection, price and delivery while maintaining our position as the leading producer of decorative floor registers in North America.
Our Operating Philosophy
Our Management Team
From inception to very recently, Ralph and Tiki have been the inspiration behind the company’s creative approach to doing business. Tiki was named one of the Top 100 Women Business Owners in Canada, as ranked by Chatelaine and PROFIT Magazine in both 2002 [#34] and 2003 [#21]. Tiki was also nominated as Rotman Canadian Woman Entrepreneur of 2003. Tiki has now retired from her day to day involvement but still contributes to the business on a consultancy basis, when required.
Ralph Oosterhuis, CEO
Ralph works in partnership with Owen, directing all aspects of the business. Ralph helps drive strategy, new product development and company growth, ensuring Decor Grates remains customer-focused. He also assists with the development of new business opportunities. Ralph was recognized for his leadership in 2002 as Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year.
Owen Carroll, CFO
Owen works in partnership with Ralph, directing all aspects of the business. Owen helps drive strategy, new product development and company growth, ensuring Decor Grates remains customer-focused. He also assists with the development of new business opportunities. Owen is responsible for the day to day operations and is ably assisted in this regard by Jason Titmuss.
Jason Titmuss, Operations Manager
An integral part of the management team, Jason manages the day to day production, assembly, warehousing and shipping activities. Jason additionally works with Owen to maximize productivity and reduce costs, wherever possible.
Decor Grates is proud to be a member of a number of Trade and Professional Associations.
Decor Grates is a proud sponsor of the Princess Margaret Hospital Lottery, providing luxury floor grates towards the build of the grand prize show homes.
Decor Grates is proud to be a National Partner with Habitat for Humanity. We provide floor & wall/ceiling registers to be sold throughout the re-store locations across Canada.
For our customers
Find the perfect match for your home or build
Offering a wide range of high quality grilles and registers at an affordable price, Decor Grates has become a popular option for builders and new home owners. Decor Grates’ products are easy to install, rust proof, and offer unique solutions to improve indoor air quality.
There’s a grate style to match any decor.