US LBM to acquire Washington, D.C., building materials distributor
December 1, 2021 | 11:50 am CST
US LBM, a distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, has acquired Arrowhead Stairs & Trim, a producer and installer of millwork, hardware and exterior cedar products in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area.

GAITHERSBURG, Md. -- US LBM, a distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Barrons, a provider of lumber and building materials to professional builders in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

Founded in 1947, Barrons serves professional builders with specialty products, such as decking, millwork and special-order items. 
Barrons operates two facilities that service the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area including a 6.6-acre property in Gaithersburg, and a 14.7-acre property in Manassas, Va., both locations include a showroom, warehouse, and lumberyard. 
In October, US LBM acquired BuilderUp, another building materials distributor in the D.C. metropolitan area.

Have something to say? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.

Profile picture for user larryadams
About the author
Larry Adams | Editor

Larry Adams is a Chicago-based writer and editor who writes about how things get done. A former wire service and community newspaper reporter, Larry is an award-winning writer with more than three decades of experience. In addition to writing about woodworking, he has covered science, metrology, metalworking, industrial design, quality control, imaging, Swiss and micromanufacturing . He was previously a Tabbie Award winner for his coverage of nano-based coatings technology for the automotive industry. Larry volunteers for the historic preservation group, the Kalo Foundation/Ianelli Studios, and the science-based group, Chicago Council on Science and Technology (C2ST).