Investment Criteria

U.S. LBM looks for outstanding private, pro dealer businesses with strong local management teams. Ideal partners will occupy a top position in their respective market and will benefit from an equity capital partner to bolster working capital, support organic and acquisition-related growth initiatives and put them in a position to prosper in the changing and often volatile U.S. residential construction market.

U.S. LBM serves as a platform in the industry, investing in or acquiring complementary businesses to expand the company’s geography and product breadth.

Ideal criteria for U.S. LBM investment partners:

  • Pro building industry
  • Longstanding business with a history of success
  • Strong, autonomous local leadership available
  • #1–2 position in market

Future Plans

Looking forward, U.S. LBM will continue to make investments and acquisitions in the lumber and building materials pro dealer segment. Direct acquisition inquiries to