A Golden Tradition

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About Golden State

We’ve been family owned and operated for three generations. Ever since we opened our doors in 1954, we’ve been measuring our success by yours. When you succeed, we succeed.

That’s why we’re proud to offer the best customer service and the highest quality selection of commercial and residential construction materials in the Bay Area. Our people are trained to work with professional builders and contractors. They know their stuff and they pick up the phone when you call–because we know you’re on a schedule. We stock the highest quality materials so that you can deliver above and beyond on every job. Stick with us and you’ll stay informed and ahead of the industry.

With locations all across the Bay Area, it’s easy to find the lumber, materials, and services you need nearby. You can visit our Lumberyards in Concord, Newark, Brisbane, San Rafael, Santa Rosa and Stockton. Get inspired at our Window & Door Design Showrooms in San Francisco, Santa Rosa, Berkeley, and select lumberyard locations. Can’t make it in person? Check out our large selection of brands online and we’ll deliver to you anywhere in the Bay Area next business day. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Let us know.

Golden State is committed to providing you with the best information, materials, and technology to work smarter, faster, better.

Company History

2019
Santa Rosa Acquisition

Acquired Burgess Lumber, now Golden State Lumber in Santa Rosa

2018
New Showrooms

Opened Golden State Window & Door Design showrooms in San Francisco and Santa Rosa

2017
East Bay Expansion

Opened our Concord indoor lumberyard location

2015
Richmond Acquisition

Acquired Architectural Wood Products, now our Golden State Window & Door Design Custom Door Shop in Richmond

2011
Rebrand and Brisbane Rename

Rebranded the logo and changed the Sierra Point Lumber name to Golden State Lumber

2010
New CEO

Jessica Scerri, Lee's daughter, took over as CEO

2006
Award

ProSales Dealer of the Year

2006
New Headquarters

Opened a new corporate office in Petaluma

2003
American Canyon Relocation

Moved the American Canyon location to a 60-acre facility in Stockton

1997
Award

ProSales Dealer of the Year

1997
East Bay Expansion

Founded Golden State Lumber in Newark

1995
Acquisition

Acquired Sierra Point Lumber in Brisbane

1987
Family Acquisition and Rename

Lee purchased San Marin Lumber from his father and then changed the name to Golden State Lumber

1986
Founded

Lee founded Golden State Lumber in American Canyon

1983
New Management

Lee Nobmann, Glenn's son, took over managing San Marin Lumber

1973
Sale

Glenn sold Channel Lumber to Mike DeSimoni

1969
Founded

Glenn founded San Marin Lumber in San Rafael

1956
Founded

Glenn founded Channel Lumber in Richmond

1954
Purchase and Rename

Glen Nobmann purchased Tilden Lumber in Richmond and changed the name to Richmond Lumber.

Why do we exist?

To build valuable relationships that last a lifetime.

How do we behave?

We are passionately driven, flexible, and genuinely curious.

What do we do?

We sell, deliver and display building materials to professional builders.

How will we succeed?

We will put the customer first, be a best place to work, and manufacture time.

Start Your Project

Find the nearest Golden State location or request a quote to get started.

Team Players

We’re a local, family-owned business so your community is our community. That’s why all of our stores support local schools, public sports, and non-profit projects.

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