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Your Building Centers Acquires Berlin Lumber Company

General News

Your Building Centers (“YBC”) has acquired Berlin Lumber Company in Berlin, PA, Somerset County, which is a lumber, truss and building supplies provider that has been serving builders and homeowners for more than 68 years. YBC purchased the company from Doug Brant, Owner/President of Berlin Lumber; and intends to continue to operate under the name of Berlin Lumber.

The acquisition is the third in three years for YBC allowing more Pennsylvania residents to benefit from being an Employee Owner and allowing YBC to grow in the Pennsylvania market.

“As we begin to celebrate our 30th anniversary this year as YBC, we are excited to begin a new chapter in our history and welcome Berlin Lumber to our employee owned company. Berlin Lumber is an outstanding company with a long history of great customer service; we are looking forward to continuing that tradition into the future” said Rich Lender, President/CEO of Your Building Centers.

About Your Building Centers

Your Building Centers (“YBC”) is a Pennsylvania Company with 16 convenient locations throughout Central Pennsylvania. YBC serves contractors, builders, remodelers and do-it-yourselfers with top quality brand name building products that you know and trust. YBC and its predecessor companies have been in business since the early 1900’s. Your Building Centers’ roots are deeply embedded into the communities that they live in and service. YBC plans to grow with you and your neighbors long into the 21st Century.


Terri Lidwell – Marketing Manager – – (814) 946-4578 ext. 2934

Source: Your Building Centers, Inc.