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Mans Lumber and Millwork Adds Dillman & Upton to Form MI’s Largest Family-Owned Lumber and Building Materials Supplier

General News

Mans Lumber and Millwork, specialists in lumber, millwork, window, decking, and kitchens/baths, is pleased to announce their new partnership with Dillman & Upton, Oakland County’s premier home improvement center, showroom and lumberyard.

Dillman & Upton was founded in 1910, in Rochester, Michigan. The family-owned company has been the leader in supplying materials to a large portion of construction projects built or remodeled in Oakland County. They also specialize in lumber, millwork, window, decking, and kitchens/baths, including remodeling. With a team of seven full-time designers, they are recognized for their personal customer service and extensive retail product knowledge.

“At Mans Lumber and Millwork, we are continually improving on the construction and home improvement experience for our customers across southeast Michigan,” said Doug Mans, President, Mans Lumber and Millwork. “Dillman & Upton share our focus on excellent service, and this partnership and location will provide our Oakland County customers with an improved range of services, products, and support.”

With more than 200 years of combined experience in the lumber and building materials business, the acquisition of Dillman & Upton also creates the state’s largest family-owned provider of home improvement services and lumber and building materials.

“This partnership will help us to continue to grow and improve our ability to compete in today’s incredibly diverse and rapidly changing marketplace,” said Brad Upton and Todd Upton, co-owners, Dillman & Upton. “We have had a relationship with Mans Lumber and Millwork for decades, they’re already like family, and now is the best time to join forces.”

The newly remodeled Dillman & Upton location in Rochester provides decades of experience in design and installed sales and service of premium construction and home improvement products. The entire Dillman & Upton team will continue to serve customers from their retail store, design showroom and lumberyard, and will expand their services with support of the Mans Lumber and Millwork team to enhance capabilities and improve efficiencies.

Dillman & Upton is located at 607 Woodward Street Rochester, Michigan. Mans Lumber and Millwork locations are Ann Arbor (2275 South Industrial Hwy), Canton (47255 Michigan Avenue), and in Trenton (3300 W. Jefferson). All locations also feature showrooms for home, kitchen and bath. To learn more about Dillman & Upton, visit To learn more about Mans Lumber and Millwork, visit

About Mans Lumber and Millwork

Since 1900, the Mans family has served the lumber and building material needs of the Metro
Detroit communities. Mans Lumber and Millwork, Michigan’s largest family-owned lumber, millwork and home improvement center, with lumberyards and showrooms in Ann Arbor, Canton, Trenton and Rochester. The Mans family continues to operate Mans Lumber and Millwork with the same customer-centered values on which Nicholas A. Mans built his business, and remain committed to providing value through quality materials and superior customer service and support.


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Source: N. A. Mans & Sons, Inc.