ALTOONA, Penn. – Your Building Centers (YBC) has acquired Berlin Lumber Company in Berlin, Penn., in Somerset County, a lumber, truss and building supplies provider that has been serving builders and homeowners for more than 68 years. YBC purchased the company from Doug Brant, owner/president of Berlin Lumber; and intends to continue to operate under the name of Berlin Lumber.
The acquisition is the third in as many years for YBC, which has 16 locations throughout Central Pennsylvania, and creates new employee owners at the Somerset County company.
“As we begin to celebrate our 30th anniversary this year as YBC, we are excited to begin a new chapter in our history and welcome Berlin Lumber to our employee owned company. Berlin Lumber is an outstanding company with a long history of great customer service; we are looking forward to continuing that tradition into the future” said Rich Lender, president/CEO of Your Building Centers.