Serving Professional Builders since 1932

Carter Lumber Building Materials

Carter Lumber

Our flagship brand, Carter Lumber, operates 146 building supply retail stores across 12 states & D.C. which makes us the 5th largest lumberyard in the country. As we celebrate our 85th year in business, our goal remains the same: having our knowledgeable staff provide our customers with quality building supplies at a great price. And that won’t change.

Holmes Lumber   Kempsville Building Materials

Holmes Lumber


Kempsville Building Materials

Holmes Lumber was founded in 1952. With 6 locations in Ohio, Holmes Lumber became part of the Carter family in 2004 and has continued to provide its customers with the expertise they’re known for across the state.


Kempsville Building Materials provides builders and do-it-yourselfers with a broad range of building materials and the customer service to support the sales. 4 facilities servicing Southeastern and Central Virginia.

Kight Home Center   Carter Custom Millwork

Kight Home Center


Carter Custom Millwork

Founded in 1957, Kight Home Center has built a reputation based on service, quality, selection and value. With four stores and a kitchen shop, that reputation remains strong among their customers.


Our Millwork facilities manufacture mouldings, doors and custom millwork.

Carter Components Plant  

Carter Components Plant


Carter-Jones Timber (CDC)

Carter Components Plants service our stores with manufactured trusses, engineered lumber and prefabricated wall panels.


The Carter-Jones Timber Company owns and manages approximately 84,000 acres of timberland in Arkansas.