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Your Building Centers Acquires Palmerton Lumber Company

General News

Your Building Centers (“YBC”) has acquired Palmerton Lumber Company located in Palmerton, Pa., Carbon County, which is a full-time lumber and building material provider serving the Palmerton and the surrounding communities. The acquisition is the third in four years for YBC, allowing more Pennsylvania residents to benefit from being an Employee Owner and allowing YBC to grow in the Pennsylvania market.

“We are excited to have Palmerton Lumber Company and the Palmerton Lumber staff join the YBC team! We are just as excited to grow our footprint into eastern Pennsylvania to service contractors and homeowners alike in Palmerton and the surrounding communities with all of their building & remodeling needs” said Rich Lender, President/CEO of Your Building Centers.

Palmerton Lumber was founded in 1995 by Andy Pisulak who passed away unexpectedly on January 20, 2021. Steven Pisulak, Andy’s son, said that YBC is a great fit for Palmerton Lumber and for the employees of Palmerton Lumber. He knows that his father would be very proud knowing that the YBC acquisition of Palmerton Lumber has been completed.

About Your Building Centers

Your Building Centers (“YBC”) is a Pennsylvania company now operating 17 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. YBC operates the following locations under the Your Building Centers (YBC) name: Altoona, Bedford, DuBois, Everett, Huntingdon, Huntingdon Kitchen & Bath, Lock Haven, Milton, Muncy, Philipsburg, State College, Sunbury & Williamsport. In addition to the 13 YBC branded locations, they operate as Berlin Lumber in Berlin, Klinger Lumber in Elizabethville, Robert G. Miller in Hanover and now adding Palmerton Lumber Company in Palmerton. YBC also owns and operates two manufacturing facilities: Keystone Truss & Manufacturing in Beech Creek & Berlin Lumber & Truss in Berlin. All YBC companies are located within the state of Pennsylvania. YBC employs around 375 people, was the nation’s 55th largest lumber & building supply company in the country in 2019, and is the largest Pennsylvania employee-owned lumber & building material supplier.


Michael Auty – Marketing Manager – – (814) 946-4578 ext. 2930

Source: Your Building Centers, Inc.