The Building Products Advantage
Advantage has no affiliation restrictions. You determine how your business is run. Together we will develop a strategy that best suits your company.
A selection of electronic communication services makes business flow faster and more efficiently. Real time sales, accounting and rebate data is always clear and readily available.
Advantage traders and staff are an extension of your purchasing team, and we support you on your terms. Honest and professional, we do everything we can to meet the needs of our members.
Your daily source of supply
Account Specific Traders
Market Pricing and Availability
Text Alert Program
Competitive Invoice Pricing
Net Operating Profits
Annual meetings, promotions and shows
Annual Buying Show
August Road Show
Fall Planning Conference
The Commodities team is known for their expertise and aggressiveness in the market place, while creating a competitive advantage for our members by leveraging their collective power. Our traders bring proactive market information to the membership and work hard every day to become an extension of each member’s purchasing department.
Kitchen & Bath
The Kitchen & Bath department focuses on bringing you the broadest range of cabinet manufacturers available in North America today. We have partnered with vendors who understand value and promote the purchase of cabinetry from independent dealers. Professional sales, service and knowledge will win out every time. At Advantage we understand the importance of profit at the dealer level. We offer a vast variety of cabinetry that will allow our members to make a profit at any price point in this high margin category. We also offer access to kitchen and bath accessories, fixtures and hardware from various sources.
Our Millwork Group encompasses three distinctive segments of your business; Millwork, Specialty Wood & Specialty Building Products. The Millwork Group has a diverse selection of manufacturers and distributors to meet your product needs. Our staff offers extensive knowledge and experience within the industry and is always willing to assist you. The vendors and programs in place with LBM Advantage are the remaining categories where our lumberyards can still realize a significant profit margin. These areas of business highlight two very important factors for your company; first is GROWTH opportunity and second is PROFIT potential.
PVC Trim Boards
PVC / Composite
Decking & Railings
The Specialties group offers a wide variety of direct programs consisting of, but not limited to, many products in the metals and resin markets. We also offer distribution back up which gives you the ability to keep your inventory levels low with just-in-time fill-ins. The Specialties group can also offer assistance with yard planning, warehouse racking, equipment and sales solutions to satisfy your needs and keep your operation going.