Spahn & Rose Blog

100+ Contractors Attend Spahn & Rose’s Builder Brew

This past April 25, the delicious smoky aroma of barbeque filled the Spahn & Rose Dubuque lumberyard during the Builder Brew contractor event.

More than 100 contractors and builders attended the networking event to view presentations about new products, munch on a vast selection of grilled food and, of course, sip a few beers.


5 Ways a Spahn & Rose In-House Charge Account Helps Contractors

Thousands of contractors across Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin have discovered that a Spahn & Rose in-house charge account makes buying building materials much easier. With a house account, you’ll spend less time doing paperwork and more time on the job site. Even better: Signing up takes only a few minutes.

Here are five ways a Spahn & Rose in-house charge account helps contractors buy easier and build better:


6 Reasons Spahn & Rose Is Your Superior Choice for Lumber

A meme recently circulated online that purported to identify an impossibly twisted stand of trees as the source of big-box stores’ lumber. Over the top, sure—but there’s definitely more than a grain of truth within those gnarled grains of wood. Spahn & Rose, by contrast, specializes in lumber, and our employees possess deep knowledge of everything we sell


Contractors: Build a Better Business with Your Building Materials Supplier

Contractors in eastern Iowa, northwest Illinois and southwest Wisconsin can complete projects on time and within budget by working the right building materials supplier. Spahn & Rose understands how to support contractors by providing high-quality building materials and many, many other services so you can buy easier and build better. After all, contractors looking to stay ahead in the construction business know efficiency is key.


GO Live with BisTrack

On January 14, Spahn & Rose switched to the new Epicor BisTrack system. This best-in-class software will enable Spahn & Rose to provide better, faster customer service to contractors and do-it-yourselfers alike. 


Rely on Spahn & Rose for Fast, Free Delivery—ASAP

Every day, Spahn & Rose trucks leave the Dubuque, Iowa, store to make around 35 deliveries a day. Spahn & Rose delivery trucks from all 24 store locations will sometimes unload building material through second-story windows, and Spahn & Rose employees haul drywall and other materials to exactly where contractors and builders need them—often within hours of an order.