WINCHESTER, VA. (August 10, 2005) – American Woodmark Corporation (AWC) (NASDAQ: AMWD), a leading supplier of cabinetry to the new home construction and remodeling industries, today announced that the company will be featured on an upcoming episode of Your New House With Michael Holigan. The episode will air on Saturday, August 13, and Sunday, August 14, 2005 (episode #252; check your local listings for air times in your area).

Host Michael Holigan worked with American Woodmark to create a functional and aesthetically pleasing kitchen that aptly fits the style and individuality of this modern, newly constructed home located in Dallas, TX. The kitchen is designed with American Woodmark’s Alexandria® Square Maple Honey cabinetry, complete with an island that comprises convenient accessories like a trash compacter and a second sink for washing vegetables.

In the master bathroom, American Woodmark’s Newport Square® Cherry Chocolate cabinets add storage and grandeur. The dark Cherry wood helps transform the area into a retreat reminiscent of a country club or spa.

Your New House with Michael Holigan is a nationally syndicated 60-minute home improvement show. The program tackles a variety of home projects and repairs, features new tools and products, and talks to guests with expertise in home improvement and design. The show airs 26 original programs a year reaching nearly 2 million viewers. More information about this episode and its broadcast dates can be found on www.michaelholigan.com.

American Woodmark Corporation, located in Winchester, Va., is the third largest manufacturer of kitchen and bath cabinets in the United States. Offering more than 230 cabinet lines in a wide variety of designs, materials and finishes, American Woodmark products are sold through a network of dealers and distributors and directly to home centers and major homebuilders. The Company, celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, currently operates 15 manufacturing facilities in Arizona, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia, as well as various service centers across the country. American Woodmark shares are traded on the NASDAQ National Market under the symbol “AMWD.” To find out more about American Woodmark and view its vast array of cabinet styles, visit its Web site at www.americanwoodmark.com.