Lumber Co-operator

As the official publication of the Northeastern Retail Lumber Association and its 14 state and local affiliates, the Lumber Co-operator (LC) is the most widely read magazine by the lumber and building material industry in the Northeast.

Each edition of the LC will provide you with industry news, financial advice, insurance tips, state and federal updates on legislative and regulatory issues, educational information, and much more! To subscribe or receive a complimentary copy of the LC, email our director of communications at

The Lumber Co-operator Mission

The LC is committed to broadening awareness of critical issues shaping the building material industry. We promise to equip our readers with the necessary tools to compete in an ever-changing business environment.

LC Product Showcase Submissions

Gain Free Exposure—Submit Your Product Showcase Today!
Every issue of the Lumber Co-operator features a category of products from our associate members. Some of these categories include Home Envelope Products, Doors and Windows, Decking products, and more.
Participation in these product showcases are free, and is a NRLA member benefit. Submissions will open soon. In the meantime, contact Donna Berger to gain greater exposure for your company and the products you carry!

2023 showcases will focus on the following product categories:
(Click the links below to participate)

  • Technology and Moulding & Millwork (January issue) SUBMISSIONS HAVE CLOSED
  • DIY and Outdoor Living/Hardscapes (March issue) SUBMISSIONS HAVE CLOSED
  • Stairs and Doors (May issue) SUBMISSIONS HAVE CLOSED
  • Home Envelope (Siding, Roofing, Sealants, and Insulation (July issue, Due by 6/2/23)
  • DeckingRailing, and Fasteners (October/November issue, Due by 9/1/2023)

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