About Us

We are a 501c(6) not-for-profit trade association serving independent building material dealers and their suppliers. BMSA offers quality educational programs, strong advocacy support, and phenomenal networking opportunities.   

Our membership is comprised of individual lumber yard owners, some who have family businesses for multiple generations and suppliers who provide products and services for the building material industry.

Association Size & Coverage
Dealer Members:   150+      Associate Members:   150+

BMSA currently serves Dealer members throughout North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia, providing programs and services to help members grow their businesses. 

Our desire is to be your helping hand in preparing your business for the road ahead, so let's start today!

Membership Benefits
  • High quality in-person and live virtual educational opportunities specific to our industry
  • Networking with industry professionals
  • Legislative advocacy
  • Monthly industry digital newsletter to keep you "in the know"
  • Leadership development through committee participation
  • Industry-specific safety training and resources
  • Membership in the National Lumber & Building Material Dealers Association
  • Discounted insurance rate (NC & SC) and credit reporting

Our desire is to be your helping hand in preparing your business for the road ahead, so let's start today!    

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