Lumber & Building Material Dealers

Join Today and Support Our Industry!

NLBMDA provides lumber and building material dealers with an array of opportunities to influence the industry and to protect their businesses. Lumber and Building Material dealers automatically become members of NLBMDA when they join one of our Federated Association Partners . Dues vary by location and organization.

If you only have business operations in the state of Illinois please contact NLBMDA at [email protected].


Member Benefits

Your Voice in Washington

NLBMDA is the only organization representing the building material industry in Washington D.C. with a full team of government relations professionals representing the interests of the industry before legislators, regulators and code officials. In this challenging regulatory environment, effective representation is key to promoting, protecting and advancing the industry's priorities. NLBMDA will ensure your company's voice is heard and that you stay abreast of the ever-changing legislative and regulatory landscape. We will also provide you with assistance to remain in full compliance with current government regulations.

Political Engagement

NLBMDA is your voice on Capitol Hill for regulatory and legislative issues affecting the lumber and building material industry. From our legislation action center to our National Policy Agenda, we're advocating for you.

Engagement Opportunities

NLBMDA members enjoy exclusive networking opportunities at NLBMDA business meetings and conferences including our annual Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference and the ProDealer Industry Summit. In addition to the ProDealer Summit, NLBMDA offers a series of webinars each year dedicated to education on various OSHA regulations, training requirements, and other federal regulations.

Up-to-Date News and Information

With multiple communications, including newsletters, our Lumber Talks podcast, an active press room and social media, NLBMDA is keeping you informed about everything happening in the LBM industry 24/7/365.

Industry-Specific Safety Resources

NLBMDA provides you with the resources and education to comply with federal laws, codes and regulations. NLBMDA offers resource tools and educational products to help your business today. NLBMDA provides programs such as Forklift and You, Delivery & Fleet Safety, and OSHA Compliance Materials to protect you and your employees.

For further information, contact [email protected]