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Beware of Plain Windows

What do your windows look like? What story do they tell about your home? You might not realize that your windows play an important role for the curb appeal of your home. You can spruce up the appeal with window boxes which help you achieve a desirable look without breaking the bank. You can choose

Buyer Beware: Choosing A Good Contractor

Choosing a good contractor can be a challenging job. Whether it is for a basic fix or a complete remodel, the person you select will have a significant effect on both you and your home. If it goes well you could end up raving about your awesome new kitchen. But if it doesn’t you may

How To Build Your Own Outdoor Fire Pit

If you’re dreaming of those nights where you get to sit around the fire, it’s time to make those dreams a reality. Many enjoy the relaxing atmosphere that comes with sitting around a fire, talking amongst friends and family. Who says you can only enjoy a nice fire when it’s time to go camping? Take

Building Solutions Ranked 3rd in Fastest Growing Building Suppliers

In the May edition of ProSales magazine, Building Solutions was ranked 3rd, in fastest growing Building Material dealers in the Nation. This is the second year in a row we have been in the top 5. Building Solutions achieved a massive 86% increase in sales from 2012 to 2013. Overall Building Solutions was ranked 82nd

Benefits of Professionally Installed Gutters

Something that is the subject of constant debate amongst do-it-yourselfers and Tulsa building professionals is whether a home’s guttering should be installed by the homeowner or by professionals. There are certainly many pros and cons to both sides of the argument, but if you are thinking of getting some new guttering for your Tulsa home,


Each type of lumber has its own grade which reflects the quality level of the lumber. When working with wood on a professional level, it’s always best to do your homework and learn to master some of the subtleties first. There are a few easily learned facts that most of us should know. Here are

Guide to Lumber Dimensions

If you have ever gone to a lumber yard to find wood for whatever need you may have, you’ve likely noticed the array of wood types and sizes. The numbers we associate with certain lumber typically seems perfectly logical but in reality these numbers can be slightly deceiving. For instance, sizes differ in different types

Featured on the Cover of ProSales Magazine

Building Solutions is honored to have featured on the cover of the May 2013 edition of ProSales magazine. We were featured for being the 4th fastest growing building material suppliers in the nation. Read the full article here: The 2013 ProSales 100 Article Building Solutions Sales Facts: Sales Growth: 82% 2012 Total Sales: $26.4 million

Tulsa World: Building Solutions Growing Into Regional Supplier

Building Solutions was honored to be featured in the October 5th Tulsa World article:”Building Solutions LLC growing into regional supplier”, written by Robert Evatt. Read the full article here: Building Solutions Tulsa World Article The article makes note of Building Solutions’ aggressive growth which has resulted in revenue rising from $6.4 million in 2008 to

New Kansas City Store

Building Solutions is proud to announce the opening of our latest branch in Kansas City. Check us out at or stop by the store for all your building materials and lumber needs. Kansas City 1700 W 12th St Kansas City, MO 64101 Open 7am – 4pm, M-F 816.474.9997 View Larger Map

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