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6618 Federal Blvd.,
San Diego, CA, 91945

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Find The Best Building Materials in San Diego

Whether you are a professional contractor, architect, builder, designer or homeowner looking for building materials in San Diego, work with an Approved Home Pros recommended supplier to explore a variety of quality supplies before breaking ground on your next renovation. Bring your home improvement vision to life with an expert in San Diego’s building supplies; pull inspiration from thousands of stunning examples, sleek showcases and professional designs; learn how to use materials in creative and functional ways, and connect with the experts for personalized advice. From brick to pavers, stone to pottery, fire pits to patio sets – shopping exceptional options in building materials should be one of the first steps to break ground on your dream renovation. While you’ll love having an endless variety to choose from, professional expertise and finished product displays will help you gain a greater vision for your project. From inspiration to in-person examination of the building materials you need to complete your next project, trust our approved supply showrooms and building suppliers for quality products and service.

Who Shops for Building Supplies?

Many material and building supply showrooms cater to professional builders, architects, designers, contractors and homeowners. They can be a helpful resource for bringing your renovation to life. When you choose to work with a building supply company in our Approved Home Pros network, you’re working with locally-vetted, guaranteed experts, so you can rest assured your project is in good hands. If you’re a homeowner hoping to get a better idea of what to expect out of your finished project or even looking to gain unique ideas to enhance your home, consider exploring a building supply showroom. You can shop on your own or bring your contractor or architect along to streamline the process.

Why Shop with a Local Building Supply?

By choosing to shop with a local building supplier, you aren’t just getting quality service and craftsmanship. You can expect a personalized, customized, unique experience, designed with you and your home in mind. You’ll be able to see and feel materials used in new and traditional ways, experience the supplies prior to purchase, and visualize your project as it will look in your own San Diego home. Additionally, if you’re on the hunt for a specific building material that you can’t find, a local building supplier can easily find it for you, providing an added level of customer care that many big-box suppliers won’t.

What Sort of Renovation Can a Building Materials Showroom Help With?

The project’s a building materials showroom can help with are literally endless. From creative flooring options for any room in your home to countertop materials that will dazzle to custom backsplashes, you can tackle nearly any renovation with the help of a building supply showroom. Whether you’re breaking ground on your dream outdoor oasis, enhancing your kitchen for increased home value, or revamping your home’s flooring for increased visual appeal, you can find inspiration and the right material for the job with one easy stop. Unsure of the most cost-effective, but still durable, countertop material for your kitchen remodel? Want to guarantee you will love the way it looks, and feels? Always dreamt of building an outdoor pizza oven but unsure of where to start? By working with a local building supply showroom, you’ll be able to gain all the necessary insights, examples and expertise to make the right selection for your home.

Who Will Help Me at a Building Supply Showroom?

Getting started on any home renovation project can be overwhelming for even the most experienced of homeowners. With an approved building material showroom, you can rest assured that you will receive expert guidance from qualified, personable staff who is dedicated to bringing your dream to life. They will be ready to discuss your plans, desired aesthetics, design and intended lifestyle and help guide you to the perfect materials. No matter what phase your construction or remodel has reached, working with experts at a local supply showroom can ensure your project finishes on time, on budget, and on target.

Learn More About Building Materials and How To Use Them


A Look Inside a Thompson Home »

SUNDAY, APRIL 21, 2019 ON ABC 10NEWS Thompson Building Materials is dedicated to showcasing the variety of building materials they offer across countless trades. Take a sneak peak behind the scenes into a recently finished home, the home of General Manager Derek Pritchett.

Building a Better Design Center »

SUNDAY, JUNE 23, 2019 ON ABC 10NEWS Meet the architect behind Thompson Building Material's beautiful design center and General Manager's, Derek Pritchett's newly built home. Todd Brazzon of Brazzon design Studio discusses the inspiration behind the design center and how that played into Derek's home.

Experience Remodeling Materials Fully Installed »

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2018 ON ABC 10NEWS When you're selecting materials for a remodel project, it can sometimes be difficult to make a decision based on just the small swatches that are available. Thompson Building Materials shares how seeing the materials installed can help homeowners decide how to remodel.

Explore Thompson’s Outdoor Kitchens »

SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018 ON ABC 10 In San Diego, we can be outside year round, so Jordan headed to Thompson Building Materials to see the latest in outdoor kitchens and cooking technology. Perfect for entertaining, Thompson's outdoor kitchen display is just one example of the customizable configuration your can bring to life in your own back yard.

Get Inspired With These Creative Design Ideas »

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2017 ON ABC 10 Introducing materials that are traditionally seen outdoors into the interior of your home is a creative way to design any room. Thompson Building Materials explains how their showroom is a tool to allow people to visualize how they can use uncommon materials indoors.