July 14, 2020

Alexander Lumber Co. Announces Leadership Transition

Russ Kathrein is stepping down as President and CEO of Alexander Lumber Co., effective immediately. Kathrein, Chair-Elect of the NLBMDA, will assist with the management transition […]
May 11, 2020

Our Lumberyards and Showrooms Are Open!

Alexander Lumber is once again open to public access during the COVID-19 shutdown. All of our showrooms and lumberyards are receiving customers and operating at full […]
April 6, 2020

Announcing Temporary Hours

Effective Friday, April 3, Alexander Lumber has announced temporary hours at all of its locations during the COVID-19 crisis. For the time being, our hours are […]
March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Alexander Lumber Is Open For Business

However, our showrooms, offices, and operations are closed to the public. Due to the pandemic, Alexander Lumber has made the difficult decision to close our showrooms, […]
July 15, 2019

Announcing the Alexander Lumber Window

Alexander Lumber Co. announces that it has launched its own line of windows. For the first time in the company’s storied history, Alexander Lumber is now […]
July 8, 2019

Alexander Lumber Opens a Brand-new Lumberyard

Alexander Lumber Co. announces the opening of its new lumberyard in Iowa City, Iowa. The company has built a state-of-the-art building materials facility to better serve […]
July 3, 2019

Alexander Lumber Earns Better Business Bureau Accreditation

AURORA, ILL. —Alexander Lumber Co. is pleased to announce that, having met all Better Business Bureau (BBB) standards, it is now an accredited business. Becoming an […]
January 28, 2019

Store Closing Sales

Alexander Lumber Co. is closing five of its smaller Illinois lumberyards and consolidating two other locations into nearby yards. As a result, from now through mid-Spring […]
January 9, 2019

Alexander Lumber Co. to Close or Merge Seven Illinois Lumberyards

In a proactive move based on local economic and market factors, the 128-year-old building materials company makes the decision to shut several of its locations and […]
June 27, 2017
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5 Brilliant Ways to Use Deck Railing Design to Complete Your New Deck

Deck railing isn’t just about safety. The rail system you choose will add its own personality to your deck. Think of it like you would for moldings […]