Western Building Material Association is the trade association proudly serving the building material
industry in the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington since 1903.

WBMA Coming Events


December 6, 2022
Introduction to Building Material Sales
Holiday Inn - Salem, OR

Click Here to download Intro to BMS Registration

December 7-8, 2022

Estimating Workshop
Holiday Inn - Salem, OR

Click here to download Estimating Registration

February 22-23, 2023
Sales/Marketing Conference
Embassy Suites - Hillsboro, OR


The New Lumber and Building Material Reference Manuals are Here!

The Lumber and Building Material Reference Manual is an invaluable resource for the LBM industry.  This manual includes updated span tables, charts and formulas and many more helpful topics. Price is $24.95 each plus shipping and handling for WBMA members ($39.95 plus S&H for non-members)

Click here for an order form.

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.  

Follow the link to the website at Foundation LMS and watch the video below for a brief preview.



WBMA Proudly Serving Our Member Since 1903







WBMA's 2022 President

Rick Jensen
Bayview Building Materials
Elma, Washington

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