California Window and Door


About us

California Window & Door is an established local company located off Cook Street in the Palm Desert Business Park for over twenty four years. The company is owned by Timothy Ellenz, a veteran of the window and door industry for more than 30 years. Tim first started his business in Colorado and later relocated to the Coachella Valley due to the business opportunity the area provides. Tim and his staff strive for strong customer relationships and they are committed to providing personal, courteous service with meticulous attention to detail. Tim strongly believes in old-fashioned values such as having a staff member answer the phone during business hours, prompt customer service and having a knowledgeable salesperson immediately available to attend to your window and door questions and needs. All of our installations are done by our own AAMA certified employees.

Areas Served

The Coachella Valley, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Indian Wells, Rancho Mirage, Cathedral City, Indio, Thermal, Coachella, Idyllwild and surrounding mountain communities.

Consumer Experience Rating

To earn the Showroom Diamond, the dealer must have a showroom with a minimum number of Milgard products on display.
To earn the Web-Site Diamond, the dealer must have their own Web-site with information about the Milgard products and the services they sell.
To earn the AAMA Certified Diamond, the dealer must have an employee on staff that has completed the AAMA Installation Masters training and passed the AAMA Certified Installer test.
To earn the Product Knowledge Diamond, all Dealer Sales Consultants must pass a series of standardized Milgard administered tests demonstrating Milgard product knowledge.


75-091 St. Charles Place
Unit G
Palm Desert, CA 92211
United States



Monday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


Consumer financing
Essence Dealer
Free estimates
Has Showroom
New construction
Offers installation
Replacement Specialist


  • Palm Desert Chamber of Commerce
  • Milgard Dealer of the month July 2009
  • Milgard Dealer of he month April 2010
  • Building Trades Association

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California Window and Door is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 43.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from All of my contacts with them have been excellent They asked all the questions that I didn't know to ask. I have been so happy with them that I have referred them to neighbors, and even used them again!
Date published: 2014-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great customer service!!! Very professional, knowledgeable, courteous, and polite installation technicians.
Date published: 2017-04-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very professional and knowledgeable installation Our "whole house" window installation took four days and the installers were very efficient and professional. They always arrived on time and cleaned up each day so that no installation items remained on site. They even had to get some extra paint for touch up on the outside to make the whole project look perfect!
Date published: 2017-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from they were the first to respond to our inquiry and continued to always be on the spot with any questions or service. Our house is a large home with multiple windows and doors, all of which were redesigned and replaced. They took the time needed to do the job to perfection. I was very pleased to see that when they left the house it was as clean as they had found it. Their customer service is terrific, as well as the installation crew. Our sales person made great recommendations and was very knowledgeable of his product, which made us feel totally comfortable. I am always happy when I have made a good choice!
Date published: 2017-03-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything was great, ask no more questions and I'll tell you no lies Everything was great nothing else to say, this survey is much to long
Date published: 2017-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great servcewe We were unsure if we wanted to change our windows to single hung. We went to their showroom an the sales staff was very helpful. The workers we on time and skillful.
Date published: 2017-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent service from beginning to end! Our first contact was with Christine and Catherine. They were super friendly and made an appointment with the salesperson who came out and measured our windows. We chose our windows and then Tim came out before we ordered the windows for a final measurement. The windows were installed while we were in WA. When we returned there was absolutely no trace that anyone had been in our house and the windows looked fantastic. Bud, who cleans our windows, said he has seen a lot of replacement windows and this was undoubtedly one of the best!
Date published: 2017-03-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from California Windows is an exemplary business! California Windows is incredibly professional. Great quality work and product. Incredibly accommodating, punctual, precise and a pleasure to work with. I cannot recommend them enough! My lovely new sliding glass door and I will get along just fine!
Date published: 2017-03-14
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