Our Mission

To serve the building material dealers in the Mountain States Region by fostering, protecting, and promoting the welfare and best interests of our members.

Our Culture

We are a diverse group of rural and urban, single and multiple operations who understand that by being a part of an association that they are stronger.

Our History

Our history is the story of 128 years of independent lumber and building material dealers in AZ, CO, NM, UT, and WY.

Our Products & Services

  • Legislative Representation on Local and Federal Issues
    • Through your retail membership in the MSLBMDA you are considered a member of the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association as well. We work hard to represent your interests both locally and federally on legislative and compliance issues that impact your business. Learn more about the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association by visiting their website at www.dealer.org.
  • Opportunities for Networking and Building Strong Industry Relationships
  • Industry Specific Education and Training
    • Estimating Workshops, Yard Foreman Seminar, Customer Service Programs
    • Forklift Safety and HR Related Programs
    • Product Knowledge Seminars, Webinars and Online Training
  • Brewfest / Fundraiser to support Project Healing Waters
  • Property / Casualty, Work Comp, & other Insurance through Federated Insurance
  • Management Reports & Surveys
    • Compensation & Benefits, Cost of Doing Business
  • Lumber & Building Material Reference Manuals – also in Spanish
  • Business Forms & Advertising Specialty Products
    • Computer Invoices, Statements, Checks, Envelopes and more
    • Imprinted Carpenter Pencils, Regular Pencils, and Pens
    • Logo apparel through our partnership with Halo Solutions
  • Directory and Product Guide
    • New On-line Product Guide
  • MSLBMDA’s Coop Credit Card Program (Heartland Credit Card Services)
  • Construction Spanish to English, English to Spanish Handbooks
  • Newsletters and Email Communications
  • Local Representation & Community Involvement through our State Councils
  • Golf Tournaments & Social Events
  • Lien Filing Services and Collections Services through our partnership with NCS
  • Opportunities to serve the Industry & the Association
    • Board & Council Service


We’re looking for volunteers! We have multiple opportunities available, including:

  • Serving on a committee
  • Helping with a special project or task force – could be a one-time commitment, or ongoing
  • Chairing or co-chairing a committee
  • Serving on the Board of Directors

If you’d like to get involved, please visit our volunteering page.