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Parr Lumber to buy Spokane hardware store
Hillsboro company to expand to second Spokane area store
Hillsboro-based lumber company Parr Lumber announced on Tuesday that its getting a little bit bigger. In a statement released on Nov. 1, officials with the Parr Lumber company announced that the store would be buying Country Homes Building Supply, a Spokane, Wash. store in operation in eastern Washington since 1947.
Our two companies have enjoyed a mutual respect for one another, sharing the same values and dedication to our customers, Parr Lumber CEO Doug Wirges said. We look forward to working with the CHS team and continuing the tradition of exemplary service customers have come to expect.
Details of the sale were not disclosed.
In its statement, Parr officials said that the Spokane site will retain its employees.
Parrs corporate headquarters is located at 5630 N.W. Century Blvd., in Hillsboro. Parr is one of the largest residential building supplies dealers in the U.S., with 38 locations in Oregon, Washington and Arizona.
The company is made of several smaller operations, including Parr Lumber, Parr Cabinet Design, Cascade Wholesale Hardware, NSC, NSCi and Parr Marketing Group.