WINNIPEG, Canada STAR Building Materials, one of the largest building suppliers in Western Canada, is excited to announce the addition of new products to their inventory. The company recognizes the growing need for building supplies and is expanding their product selection accordingly. These new products are designed to meet the needs of professional contractors and homeowners across the province.

The company has expanded the Milwaukee M12 and M18 items that are stocked to include: The M12 Compact spot blower; M12 Hackzall Reciprocating Saw; M12 5/8” SDS+ Hammer Drill; M18 Bench grinder; M18 ½” and 3/8” compact impact wrenches; and more.

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The Milwaukee Packout Modular Storage System provides a modular storage solution designed to meet a variety of storage needs. Some of the included storage options are: tool boxes; tool bags; organizers; racks; holders; and dollies and carts to keep storage mobile.

The Goodfellow 1×6 Reversible Tongue and Groove (T&G) V-Joint Knotty White Pine features a reversible V-Joint face. For a more modern look, one side features beveled edges at the top and bottom, when placed together gives a 6” T&G look. For a more rustic appearance, the other side features an additional v-groove in the centre to give a 3” T&G look. Featuring a smooth surface, these boards are suitable for sealing, painting, or staining.


Customers can purchase the Gentek RainAway System to redirect the water flow away from their house. This helps to keep excess water away from the foundation. The product features a baked-on paint finish that prevents peeling, blistering, and flaking. Stocked in white colour only, available items will be the 2-5/8” Downpipe, 2-5/8” Elbow, and the Pipestrap to keep it all in place.

“We’re excited about the launch of our latest products,” said Mark Kennedy. “We define and differentiate ourselves by the quality of products and services we offer. That’s why we’re constantly updating our inventory with new building supplies to serve our customers better. At STAR Building Materials, we help builders get projects done on time and without unnecessary stress.”

STAR Building Materials is a locally owned independent lumber and building materials retailer. They specialize in helping professionals and DIY homeowners complete projects with the expertise and supplies they need. Over the last 60 years, they have grown from a local lumberyard to one of the biggest suppliers of building materials in Manitoba. For more information about the company and the services they provide, visit their website at 

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Company Name
STAR Building Materials
Contact Name
Mark Kennedy
+1 204-233-8687
16 Speers Rd
Postal Code
R2J 1L8

By Arlene Huff

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