About

Serving  Since 1950

We Deliver for Big and Small Projects

A Rich History

Forslund Building Supply has been proudly providing construction supplies, household products and expert building services to home owners, contractors, regional businesses and local do-it-yourselfers since 1950.

A THIRD GENERATION FAMILY OWNED BUSINESS

The third-generation family-owned business was founded as a sawmill, with a small retail sales office, by Carl and Lillian Forslund in 1950, and has expanded to multiple locations servicing Western Upper Michigan and Northern Wisconsin over the past sixty years.

We’d love to help you with your next project, whether it’s big or small we do it all. Our design experts can help you through many stages of the building process, from planning and 3D modeling to purchasing supplies or helping you find the right contractor.

VISIT FORSLUND BUILDING SUPPLY TODAY

When you need expert advice, a helping hand or just building supplies for your next project, come to Forslund Building Supply. Our competitive pricing guarantee ensures you’re always getting a great value, and our knowledgable associates will make sure you’ve got everything you need to get the job done with just one trip. We look forward helping you!

 

1950


Carl and Lillian Forslund founded the company in Ironwood, Michigan as a sawmill with a small retail sales office.

 

1962


A new office and warehouse was built, marking the first of many expansions at the first company location in Ironwood, Michigan.

 

1970


Paul Forslund started his first year as a full-time employee for the company.

1974


The company was incorporated under Forslund Building Supply, Inc.

1996


Forslund Building Supply opened their second retail store, located in the Iron River, Michigan.

2001


The Iron River building supply store was relocated to a larger, 12,000 ft2 location in Caspian, Michigan.

2005


Gus Forslund, a third-generation Forslund, started working full-time at the family building supply business.

2015


Paul Forsund semi-retires, electing Gus Forslund as Forslund Building Supply’s new President.

Expert Home & Kitchen

Design Center

No project is too big or small

Equipment Rentals

Earth movers, compressors, trailers, generators...
we probably have it

Ironwood Location Only

Since 1950

We’re In Your Neighborhood

Ready to Build?

We Have the Supplies You Need

Ironwood

E5108 Jackson Road
Ironwood, MI 49938

Caspian

95 Spring Valley Avenue
PO Box 700
Caspian, MI 49915

Call

Local: (906) 932-2311
Toll Free: (800) 545-6963
Fax: (906) 932-1617

Call

Local: (906) 265-1047
Toll Free: (800) 566-1047
Fax: (906) 265-9718