Mountain States Lumber & Building Material Dealers Association

Legislative Advocacy, Education, and Leadership Development since 1891

Giving our members an advantage through advocacy, resources, and industry and community relationships.

Workshops Scheduled


February 28, 2023 – Thornton, CO
Introduction to Building Material Sales Workshop

Click Here for Intro to BMS Registration Form

March 1-2, 2023 – Thornton, CO
Estimating Workshop

Click Here for Estimating Registration Form

Thank You to everyone who made our 2022 Brewfest a huge success!


Foundation Learning Management System is Online!

We are excited to share with you the debut of Foundation LMS – an online learning platform designed specifically for the lumber and building material industry.  Whether you need content to onboard new employees or need to train/educate existing ones, this will be an invaluable resource for you.  Also, Foundation is continually evolving with new courses always in the works. Visit Foundation LMS online.

The New Lumber & Building Material Reference Manuals are Here!

The Lumber and Building Material Reference Manual is an invaluable resource for the LBM industry.  This manual, used in the Introduction to Building Material Sales Workshops, includes updated span tables, charts and formulas and many more helpful topics. Price is $24.95 each plus shipping and handling for MSLBMDA members ($39.95 plus S&H for non-members) Download a PDF order form here.

Legislative Support

Advocating for our members at state and federal levels to support housing policy, and minimize regulatory burdens and lawsuits.

Business Tools

Offering a variety of business tools for our members, including payment processing, business forms, insurance, reference manuals and more.

Education & Training

Introduction to Building Material Sales

Blueprint Estimating

Foundation LMS – Online Training