News Release

Sansin’s Water-Borne Finishes Now Available to Customers in Southwestern Quebec, Courtesy of Pro-Pin


Strathroy, Ontario, Canada – February 13, 2024 – The Sansin Corporation, a global leader in environmentally friendly, high-performance wood protection that brings out the beauty of wood, is pleased to welcome Pro-Pin to its distribution network. Open to the public since 2007, Pro-Pin (324A Chemin Industriel, Gatineau, Québec) is a family business that specializes in competitively priced pine products ranging from flooring and wall cladding to mouldings, cabinets and custom furniture.

With more than 20 experienced employees, the customer service-focused company has a large showroom, as well as six warehouses featuring their high-quality and beautiful pine wood products. Pine is recognized for its lightness, strength, impermeability, soundproofing, as well as high weather and mold resistance. Pro-Pin services DIY clientele, contractors and local home improvement stores throughout Canada.

“We sell only high-quality wood products, and we also apply Sansin in our own facilities,” said Charles-Alexandre Nadeau, Co-Propriétaire. “Sansin wood finishes work really well on our high-quality wood products, and the wide selection of finish colors makes Sansin appealing for all types of projects that we manufacture.”

Pro-Pin carries Sansin’s full exterior line (SDF, Dec, ENS, Classic 1-2-3) and most of the interior finishes (Purity Stain, Purity Glacier, Purity Clear, and Purity Floor).  

“Sansin is known for bringing out the warmth and character of wood, and our finishes look really great on pine,” explained Marie-Helene Dumont, Business Development Manager of Sansin. “As a water-borne, penetrating finish that is free of toxicity found in many products, Pro-Pin customers can count on Sansin to protect, beautify and enhance the natural character of their wood.”

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About Pro-Pin     
Specialists in competitively-priced pine products since 2007, Pro-Pin is a family business with more than 20 experienced employees. Pro-Pin has a large showroom and six warehouses, allowing customers easy access to its inventory of flooring, mouldings, shelves, cabinets, doors, stairs, railings, custom furniture and cabinetry. To learn more about Pro-Pin, visit

About Sansin
For more than 35 years, Sansin has been the only wood protection company focused exclusively on researching and developing environmentally-friendly, water-borne interior and exterior wood products and technologies that deliver outstanding color, durability and performance without the toxicity found in conventional stains. Sansin wood treatments, finishes and preservatives use water, not petroleum solvents, to deeply penetrate and protect wood naturally, from within. Headquartered in Ontario, Canada, Sansin has offices in the Netherlands and Rhode Island and dealer locations in Canada, the U.S., Europe and Australasia. To learn more about The Sansin Corporation, or how to become a Sansin preferred dealer, visit

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Christy Nielson