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Mid-America Lumbermens Association membership is available to both lumber and building material retailers and suppliers.  As a member, you are afforded various opportunities to engage with other association members while gaining access to member only programs, services and discounts.

MLA has 3 categories of membership:

Retail Dealer Location:  A lumber and building material retail operation with no more than two (2) store location(s).  Location(s) must have normal business hours and stock a full line of inventory commensurate with the demands of the community.

Note:  Each location pays membership dues.

Retail Dealer Membership Application

Retail Dealer Renewal Form

Retail Line Yard Dealer:  A lumber and building material retail operation with three or more locations.  Locations must have normal business hours and stock a full line of inventory commensurate with the demands of the community. 

Membership dues are based upon the sales volume of the company as a whole with additional locations paying a “line yard” or “branch” fee.

Retail Line Yard Membership Application

Retail Line Yard Renewal Form

Associate/Supplier:  A manufacturer, wholesaler and/or distributor who supplies lumber and/or  building materials to retail lumber dealers.  This also includes service providers such as credit card processors, insurance companies, etc.

Membership dues are based upon manufacturing/non-manufacturing companies.

Associate Application/Renewal Form

Retired Dealers:  For those individuals who have dedicated their career to the lumber and building material industry.  Dealer and suppliers retirees are eligible.  Stay involved and stay connected!

Retired Application/Renewal Form

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Don't Just Take Our Word for It...Here's What Members Are Saying About MLA:
"I’ve been so impressed with all the information I have seen from you all and the lumber side in general. What a tremendous value you all are to your base and what a knowledgeable calming force you all have been. I’ve learned so much just taking advantage of what information you all are releasing. Thank you for that." Associate Member

"The MLA is the multi tool for any LBM business.  With everything they bring to the table including programs, resources, education, information, training, and so much more,  they truly are an irreplaceable business partner. We utilize many of their services on a regular basis." Brett Thorne, Thorne Lumber 

"I know my family and I are extremely grateful that our industry is continuing to operate. These are the times when a few hundred dollars of annual dues pays back 10 fold. Cody, make sure you pass on a big thank you to everyone on the front lines working for us. Their hard work is not going unnoticed or unappreciated." Associate Member

"We are members of the MLA because of the information we can get with just a quick email or call.  We also the love the estimating training!  All of our guys that have done this, said it was the best training they have gotten on doing take-offs." Mark Hall, Hall Bros. Lumber