Tahoe S&G compounds Outdoor Living Supply deal spree

Sources: Outdoor Living Supply, Rochester, Minn.; CP staff Outdoor Living Supply continues a 2022 flourish with the acquisition of California-based Tahoe Sand & Gravel. Steve and Roxanne Harding founded the South Lake Tahoe bulk material, hardscapes and masonry supply distributor in 1981 as a two-person, one-truck operation. Their commitment to providing “good friendly service” has netted long-term homeowner and contractor…

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LandCare deal deepens Outdoor Living Supply Northeast stake

Sources: Outdoor Living Supply, Rochester, Minn.; CP staff Rapid growth that has defined 2022 for Outdoor Living Supply rolls on with the acquisition of LandCare Associates Inc., Madbury, N.H. hardscape, natural stone, landscape supply and bulk material distributor. Daniel Gordon founded the company in 1984 as a property maintenance and landscape services provider. He moved into distribution seven years later,…

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Outdoor Living Supply charts Hawaii market course with Geobunga

Sources: Outdoor Living Supply, Rochester, Minn.  Outdoor Living Supply (OLS) closed the third quarter of a very active year announcing the acquisition of Honolulu-based Geobunga, an independent distributor of pavers, natural stone, garden elements, bulk materials, and landscape supplies. Former stone and tile importers Layla and Andrew Dedrick, seeing opportunity in an underserved urban gardening market, have grown Geobunga over…

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Outdoor Living Supply enters Las Vegas market in Bedrock Landscape deal

Source: Outdoor Living Supply, Rochester, Minn. Continuing a westward expansion, Outdoor Living Supply has closed on Bedrock Landscape Supply LLC, an independent distributor of natural stone, pavers, bulk materials, and landscape supplies to southern Nevada professional and do-it-yourself accounts. Based in Las Vegas, the  family-owned business was founded in 2018 by Mark Wilson, who remains at the helm.

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Stone Garden ushers Outdoor Living Supply to coastal Carolinas

Sources: Outdoor Living Supply, Rochester, Minn.; CP staff Outdoor Living Supply has acquired Stone Garden in Wilmington, N.C., an independent distributor of natural and cultured stone, landscape, and hardscape supplies to the Cape Fear region. Nina Brown, who founded Stone Garden in 1999, will continue to lead an experienced team of employees, ensuring continuity for customers and supplier partners. “This…

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Outdoor Living Supply adds Pennsylvania’s Norristown Brick

Sources: Outdoor Living Supply, Rochester, Minn. Outdoor Living Supply has strengthened its mid-Atlantic market presence with the acquisition of Norristown Brick, an independent masonry, landscape, and hardscape materials supplier serving commercial and residential accounts in the Montgomery County, Pa. area. The company was founded in 1986 with the goal of providing a comprehensive selection of quality hardscaping and masonry materials.…

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Outdoor Living Supply grows NE market presence with Back Yard Living

Hardscapes-focused distribution platform Outdoor Living Supply has acquired Back Yard Living of Abingdon, Mass., an independent paving stone, segmental retaining wall unit, fireplace, outdoor appliance, and lighting dealer. The transaction extends OLS’ Northeast market stake and provides additional product expertise. Peter and Paul Fiore founded Back Yard Living in 2005 to accommodate discerning homeowners, builders, landscape architects and contractors. The…

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Outdoor Living Supply adds California’s Rock Garden

Sources: Outdoor Living Supply, Rochester, Minn.; CP staff Hardscapes distributor Outdoor Living Supply (OLS) has acquired The Rock Garden of Truckee, Calif., a division of Marsh Ventures Inc. Founded in 1998, the independent distributor of natural stone, hardscapes, architectural elements and hand-hewn stone furniture extends the OLS platform into the Golden State and strengthens its regional presence in the Lake…

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Outdoor Living Supply builds NE presence through Back Yard Living

Sources: Outdoor Living Supply, Rochester, Minn.; CP staff Hardscapes-focused distribution platform Outdoor Living Supply has acquired Back Yard Living of Abingdon, Mass., an independent paving stone, segmental retaining wall unit, fireplace, outdoor appliance, and lighting retailer. The deal extends OLS’ Northeast presence and provides additional product expertise. Peter and Paul Fiore founded Back Yard Living in 2005 to accommodate discerning…

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Producers – February 2022

Saint-Gobain, through building products subsidiary CertainTeed LLC, has shipped its first STONEfaçade stone veneer panels from a new Quakertown, Pa. plant to customers in the New England and the Mid-Atlantic regions. The precast concrete cladding can be quickly and easily installed by any siding contractor without any special equipment or masonry skills. Compared to traditional stone, STONEfaçade requires less time…

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