Sell building materials online

Start, run, and grow your building material business

Get the training, tools, and support you need to build the building material business you’ve always wanted.

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Everything you need to sell building materials

Free resources

Learn at your own pace with on-demand courses from Shopify Learn, and with other business owners on the Shopify Community forums. Find answers to your questions on the Shopify blog, or in our comprehensive guides.

Professional tools

Create an online building material store that reflects your unique brand with over 70 customizable and responsive themes. Efficiently manage your inventory and process customer orders all from one unified dashboard.

Smart marketing

Grab your customers’ attention with targeted marketing campaigns on social media and Google. Make sure customers can find your building material store by using Shopify’s built-in SEO tools and integrated blogging.

Award-winning support

Connect with Shopify customer support over online chat, phone, or email. Support is available 24/7, and can help with almost any challenge your building material business encounters.

Learn more about selling building materials

  • You can sell a variety of building materials online through an ecommerce website, such as a Shopify store. Shopify allows you to manage all aspects of your online business, from sales and inventory to delivery and marketing. Simply set up a Shopify website theme within minutes, customize the look, feel and features, upload your building materials and construction product listings, and start selling online.

  • You can sell building materials online through marketplaces and your own ecommerce website, such as a Shopify store. Shopify allows you to maintain control over your business and customer interactions, has flexible shipping options and more than 100 payment gateways to choose from. Expand your online reach by connecting your Shopify store with your social media accounts and reach builders, home renovators, landscapers, trades, and industrial companies in new ways.

  • You sure can! Shopify is a great place to sell building materials of all kinds, and gives you the convenience of being able to manage all ends of your business right from your desktop or mobile phone, through Shopify's mobile app.

  • The most ideal way to price your building materials is to compare your competitors’ prices. Shopify has made it easy with the Shopify's profit margin calculator, to help you develop an effective pricing strategy.

Scale your sales

Powerful apps

Showcase your building materials with professionally edited photos or build customer loyalty with rewards programs. With over 6,000 options in the Shopify App Store, you can customize your store experience and test for success.

Sell everywhere

Sell your building materials online, in-person, and wherever your customers are. Quickly accept payments, view sales, fulfill orders, and track inventory with the Shopify POS app—no matter where you sell.

Scalable pricing plans

For building material businesses at every stage and size

  • Basic

    Best for new ecommerce businesses with occasional in-person sales


  • Shopify

    Best for growing businesses selling online or in-store


  • Advanced

    Best for scaling businesses that require advanced reporting


Start your building material business with Shopify today

Try Shopify free for 3 days, and explore all the tools and services you need to start, run, and grow your business.

No credit card required. By entering your email, you agree to receive marketing emails from Shopify.

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