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Providing old-fashion quality service since 1932.

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Nielsen Building Materials (NBM) is a family-owned business providing all your home improvement and construction needs. Since 1932, we have been dedicated to helping the customer build their home by providing the highest quality service.

Our full-service home-improvement store focuses on providing builders, contractors, handyman, and private homeowners with quality products and expert services. Our team of experienced home improvement professionals offers sound advice, recommendations, and creative ideas to our customers. 

Here at NBM, we are committed to helping builders,  remodelers, and even those working with minor repairs. No matter the size of the project, we're at your service. We look forward to helping you complete your project. Contact us to let us know how we can help. 



At NBM, we strive to be your ultimate Building Materials Store. We work hard to bring you quality Quartz, Granite, Marble, Hardware, Lumber, Doors, Flooring, and Windows at affordable prices. Our guaranteed low prices and well-stocked inventory mean you don’t have to wait to start your next project.



Choosing the right material can make all the difference in your project. We offer a large variety of quartz, granite, & marble, as well as guidance on choosing the best one for you. Contact us to see how we can help you select the most suitable and affordable countertops for your project. We’re here to help.



We carry #1 & Better Douglas Fir and Free of Heart Center. Our top-notch lumber will give you the most beautiful, stable, and lasting product for all your projects. All our special order timber arrives between one and three days.

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Need to install or replace your doors or windows? We carry top brands such as Andersen, Marvin, Milgard, and Eagle, which are durable and of high quality. In order to provide the top service, we have a prehung facility onsite to ensure you get the best outcome. We can recommend highly qualified contractors to install our products.

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Whether you want to keep something from getting out or you want to keep something from getting in, our line of fence materials is abundant. From cedar split rail to Douglas fir and pressure-treated products, horse wire or v-mesh, T posts and barb wire, lodge poles or Penta poles, the options are many. Dress up your gate with specialty hinges and handles that will stand out adding to your curb appeal. Or opt for tube gating - we have that too.



Ready to begin your garden? Our new selection of gardening supplies is now available to help your garden grow.  Check out our new gardening products to get started - we give our selections two green thumbs up!

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The flooring market has turned to 100% waterpoof, kid-proof, and pet-proof materials influenced by wood and natural stone. That's why we offer the beautiful Karendean Luxury Vinyl Tile for all your flooring needs. Come look through our full gallery of Karndean flooring installations to get inspiration for your next home project.

Handman Tools


For any type of project you’re working on, NBM carries the tools needed to get the job done. Anything from hand tools to hardware, to power tools and various other supplies, we can help build your project.  Stop by our retail store to see our wide selection for all your residential, ranch, and commercial hardware needs.

Light Bulbs


We can provide electrical wiring and products for all your infrastructure needs for you or your contractor. Our priority is safely and efficiently at the lowest prices. Come stop by the retail store if you're in need of electrical supplies!

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Need help with plumbing? NBM offers a large selection of plumbing supplies that matches with any plumbing system. We also carry garden valves, hose bibs, PVC pipe and connectors, and sewer pipe. Need to snake a pipe or plunge a drain? We have those too.

Roof Construction


Nielsen Building carries a variety of roofing options. From metal to composite each has its own benefits and life spans. You can give your home, barn or storage building the exceptional durability and maintenance-free advantages of metal, with our residential and commercial line of quality roofing products. Or take advantage of composition shingles roofing for its low upfront cost. Either selection, we are here to help you make the right one.



In addition to masonry block, Nielsen Building Materials offers a variety of concrete paving stones, retaining wall block, MorroStone project kits such as outdoor fireplaces to barbeque surrounds and much more.


We proudly serve the communities of the San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties. Contact us with any questions or requests regarding our supplies and services for home repair and renovation. We want to hear from you and how we can help your construction needs.


Monday-Friday: 7am - 5pm

Saturday: 8am - 2pm

Sunday: Closed 

1230 Mission Dr # 2, Solvang, CA 93463

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