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Richards Building Supply Acquires VanDrunen Building Supply

General News

Richards Building Supply and VanDrunen Building Supply are excited to announce the purchase of VanDrunen Building Supply by Richards Building Supply, a wholesale distributor of building materials based in Illinois.

Ron Guzior, CEO and President of Richards Building Supply, commented, “We look forward to this ongoing partnership together. The customer-focused family business culture, coupled with strong vendor relationships, will serve the VanDrunen customers well.”

VanDrunen Building Supply is based in Crown Point, Indiana, and will be combined with our Merrillville, Indiana branch. Mark VanDrunen further commented, “It’s a wonderful feeling knowing that our family business and culture will continue as we join forces with Richards. Our employees and customers will continue to be well served with a Family feel.”

About Richards Building Supply

Richards Building Supply is a family-owned, independent wholesale distributor of building materials established in 1978. The Family serves professional contractors, builders, remodelers, and restoration companies across 13 states, with over 60 locations from the Midwest to North and Southeast regions. Richards stocks a comprehensive line of products such as residential and commercial roofing, siding, windows, lumber, decking, soffit, doors, moulding, rainware, cabinets, and more. We care about the success of our customers and make the extra effort to ensure their experience benefits the longevity of their company.


Bill Swanson – Executive Vice President – (773) 586-7777

Source: Richards Building Supply Co.