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The most trusted resource on building materials for professionals and DIYers

We provide unbiased information on building products from real industry professionals so you can make confident and educated decisions.

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Our mission is to provide architects, contractors, installers, builders, homeowners, and others who routinely use and spec building products with expert insights and transparency data in the building materials industry.

Whether you are trying to decide which decking material would work best for a certain climate, or determining which materials to include in your specs for a net zero energy efficient building, our credentialed experts and trained researchers have you covered with comprehensive and unbiased building materials content.

Real Industry Experts

An advisory team 100+ years of combined building product experience

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Content created by real construction pros who use building materials everyday

What Our Readers Are Saying

“BPA offers a comprehensive breakdown and analysis of all of the products I use when building out a project. When working on a vacation home for a client, BPA was able to help me narrow down what type of framing would work best for the client’s environment and climate. I was then able to provide those resources to the client so they could make an informed decision about their framing options. ”

Architect - Hillsboro Design Build Consultants


“Building Product Advisor helps me stay up-to-date on all of the latest innovative roofing and building materials for my next project.”

Roofer - All State Roofing and Siding


“BPA is my go-to resource for design inspiration and product comparisons. When we were building our outdoor deck, BPA helped me pick the best decking material for our harsh, cold climate.”

HOA Compliance Coordinator - Sand Springs Homeowners Association


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