American Camp Association (ACA)

The American Camp Association, New York and New Jersey (ACA, NY and NJ) is a private, not for profit organization dedicated to preserving, promoting, and enhancing the quality of the summer camp experience. Because of camp, children and adults have the opportunity to learn important lessons in community, character-building, skill development, and healthy life lessons that can’t be learned anywhere else.

Cedar Shake and Shingle Bureau

The Cedar Shake and Shingle Bureau is a non-profit organization that promotes the use of Certi-label TM cedar roofing and sidewall products. Each year the Cedar Shake & Shingle Bureau’s staff answer thousands of technical questions and product selection queries. Offering informed Certi-Wood™ advice, the responsibility for educating the public and building code officials falls on the CSSB.

Lehigh Valley Builders Association

Membership in the Lehigh Valley Builders Association is a sign of professionalism. Our members receive the latest updates and education on issues that impact the industry–assuring you of a business that is up-to-date.

North American Deck and Railing Association

The mission of the North American Deck and Railing Association (NADRA) is to provide a unified source for the professional development, promotion, growth, and sustenance of the Deck and Railing building industry in North America so that members can exceed the expectations of their customers.

New Jersey Building Materials Dealers Association

Since 1884, the New Jersey Building Materials Dealers Association (NJBMDA) has stood as a leading state trade association that proudly represents the retail building materials industry. Its purposes are to promote the industry, exchange information, monitor and interpret legislation, encourage high levels of professional standards, education and cooperation with other groups, and broaden public understanding of the function of the building material distributor in the marketplace.

North American Wholesale Lumber Association

Our members are dedicated to growing and nurturing every aspect of the lumber industry, from the careful stewardship of forest resources, to the harvesting and distribution of lumber products, to championing wood’s role in a greener economy and a healthier planet. We represent the best interests of wholesalers, manufacturers, and service provider companies from the planting of seedlings, to the selling of building materials and wood in all of its many forms.

Northeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association

The Northeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association (NELMA) is the rules writing agency for Eastern White Pine lumber and the grading authority for Eastern Spruce, Balsam Fir, Spruce-Pine-Fir (SPFs) grouping, and other commercially important eastern softwood lumber species. In addition, NELMA is a leading agency for export wood packaging certification and the marketing voice for the wood products industry in the Northeast.

Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association

The Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association (SMA) is an association of Stair Industry professionals. The Architect, Builder, Code Official, Homeowner and SMA Member benefits from our publications, education, and networking opportunities. SMA is knowledge and certification for success.

U.S. Green Building Council – NJ Chapter

To be NJ’s foremost leader promoting, advocating, and providing education for the planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of high performance buildings and communities that are environmentally responsible, cost effective, productive, and healthy places to live, learn, and work.

Western Red Cedar Lumber Association

The Western Red Cedar Lumber Association is a Vancouver (Canada) based non-profit association representing 27 quality producers of Western Red Cedar lumber products in British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, and Idaho.

Northeastern Retail Lumber Association

The Northeastern Retail Lumber Association (NRLA) was established in New York in 1894 by a small group of pioneering lumbermen who recognized the value of cooperation. Today, the NRLA is an 1,150 member association representing independent lumber and building material suppliers and associated businesses in New York, New Jersey, and the six New England states. NRLA is an industry leader in education, legislative and regulatory reform, and member programs and services. We also produce the industry’s largest regional trade show, Lumber and Building Material Expo.

National Association of the Remodeling Industry

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) is the premier association of remodeling professionals and industry experts dedicated to advancing the professionalism of the remodeling industry and educating the public on the benefits of using a qualified professional.

National Wooden Pallet & Container Association

The National Wooden Pallet & Container Association (NWPCA) is the largest organization of wood packaging professionals in the world, with more than 670 company members in 28 countries who manufacture, repair, and distribute pallets and wood packaging in unit-load solutions, or who supply products and services to the industry. Its mission is to provide an environment for members to succeed while promoting the wood pallet and wood packaging industry.

Central New York Retail Lumber Dealers Association

The Central New York Retail Lumber Dealers Association is one of the 13 State and Local Associations that makes up the NRLA consisting of 29 retail main yard members,16 branch yards, and 6 associate members. CNYRLDA offers, educational opportunities, legislative assistance, networking, and promotional opportunities on a local level.

Eastern New York Lumber Dealers Association

The Eastern New York Lumber Dealers Association is organized to represent, unite, train, and lead independent lumber and building material dealers in the Eastern New York geographic region.

Lumber Dealers Association of Connecticut

For over 100 years, the Lumber Dealers Association of Connecticut (LDAC) has been committed to the advocacy and protection of lumber dealers’ rights. As a non-profit organization, they establish educational programs for dealers and aid lobbyists at the state and federal levels.

Mid-Hudson Lumber Dealers Association

The Mid-Hudson Lumber Dealers Association is organized to represent, unite, train, and lead independent lumber and building material dealers in the Mid-Hudson New York geographic region.

Massachusetts Retail Lumber Association

The Massachusetts Retail Lumber Association is committed to offering its membership the resources necessary to become stronger businesses. They accomplish this by facilitating consistent communication through legislative, social, and educational programs. In addition to honoring the president of the MRLDA, the association also honors members annually with the Lumber Person of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards.

New Hampshire Retail Lumber Association

The New Hampshire Retail Lumber Association was formed in 1928 to represent, unite, train, and lead independent lumber and building material dealers doing business in the Granite State. NHRLA is dedicated to providing value to all members’ businesses through Education, Legislative action, and the sharing of ideas through networking events. In addition to honoring the president of the NHRLA, the association also honors members annually with the Lumber Person of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards.

Northeastern Young Lumber Execs

Northeastern Young Lumber Execs (NYLE) was founded in 1987 and is sponsored by the Northeastern Retail Lumber Association (NRLA). It is comprised of enthusiastic and dedicated young professionals, committed to promoting the continued success of the industry and developing their own potential. Members of NYLE include yard and sales personnel to managers and owners who have or whom are seeking to make a career within the lumber and building material industry.

New York and Long Island Lumber Association

The New York and Long Island Lumber Association was established to represent, unite, train, and lead independent lumber and building material dealers in the Metropolitan area of New York City and Long Island geographic region. They educate, instruct, inform, and assist members in techniques, concepts, products, skills, and general philosophy of the lumber and building materials industry. The Association prides itself on fostering and promoting the interests of those individuals, partnerships, firms, associations, and corporations who are engaged in the business of merchandising and distributing lumber, timber, and millwork in the Metropolitan area of New York City and Long Island.

Rhode Island Lumber and Building Materials Association

The Rhode Island Lumber and Building Materials Dealers Association is committed to its members. The RILBMDA has developed a most respected government affairs program and became the first state in the Northeast to secure grant money for workplace training. They accomplish these milestones with their staunch supporters who allow them to offer social and educational programs to further benefit the industry.

Retail Lumber Dealers Association of Maine

The Retail Lumber Dealers Association of Maine was established in 1933 with the following purposes:

  • To foster the mutual interests of those engaged in the retail lumber business, lumber products, building materials, and building specialists in the State of Maine
  • To provide educational training and development for the owners, managers, and employees of its members
  • To provide a strong unified voice for the lumber and building material industry before the state government in Augusta
  • To promote networking opportunities among members of this corporation
  • To promote a high standard of business ethics and industry stewardship