Birmingham, AL Wholesale Lumber and Plywood since 1932


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About Us

Experienced and Reliable


Mid-South Lumber Co., Inc was started in 1930 and incorporated in 1932 by Edward L. Stringfellow Sr. in Birmingham, AL.  This long lived family business is currently owned and operated by Ed L Stringfellow III and Allen Stringfellow.  With over 70 years combined experience we know how to supply and service any job anywhere in the world.  We are a full line wholesale lumber yard and sell to commercial and residential contractors alike.  Mid-South Lumber Co., Inc. specializes in fire rated lumber and plywood as well as concrete formwork, but we also have a full line of specialty and commodity products you would find at any other lumber yard in the nation.

Quality Products - without the wait


From concrete formwork panels and support systems to specialty Fire Rated lumber and plywood we have what jobsites require in stock.  We stand behind every product we sell to perform as needed.

Any job Anywhere.


We supply some of the largest commercial projects on the planet, but also take care of the smallest details and treat every order with the same importance.  Commercial, residential, retail and wholesale, we do it all.


Mid-South Lumber Co., Inc. Line Sheet

• Commodity Lumber & Plywood:

All lengths and sizes from 1x4 to 2x12 Southern Yellow Pine, Spruce, Hem-Fir, Pressure Treated, Douglas Fir dimensional lumber up to 32' long.  All plywood and OSB grades and sizes from the largest producers in the country.

We buy directly from mills including: Georgia Pacific, Westervelt, Boise Cascade, Louisiana Pacific, Yellawood Treated, Hood Industries & many others. No need to go thru a distributor, or 2 step process.

• Fire Rated Lumber & Plywood

1/2", 5/8" & 3/4" Plywood in CDX, T&G, BCX, ACX, ABX in interior and exterior fire treatments.

1x4 thru 2x12 dimensional fire rated lumber.

We are the largest stocking dealer of Fire Reated lumber and plywood in Alabama.  We keep wood on the ground, even specialty items that typically have weeks of lead time. We are a one step distributor from the mill to the jobsite.

• Concrete Formwork

Full line of concrete forming panels including: HDO, MDO, BBOES, Phenolic Film Face, plastic concrete chamfer & reveal strips.  Products from Olympic Panel Products, Richmond Plywood, Plum Creek, Sylvan Industries & many more.

We have been in this line of work for 83 years, and stand behind every panel sold.

• Engineered Lumber and Simpson

Wood-I Joists up to 24” deep & 48’ long for concrete formwork applications and structural floors.

Open web wood trusses (roof and floor), GlueLam Beams, LVL (laminated veneer lumber), Rimboard, PSL, & all Simpson Strong-Tie accessories made.

We do all our engineered lumber design and calculations in house, no playing phone tag trying to get something designed!  Certified structural engineered calculation sheets provided as needed.

• Specialty Items

Composite siding and decking, including Resysta and Trex.

Tropical hardwoods such as Ipe, Garapa, Tigerwood, Cumaru, Teak, and Mahogany.

Rough Sawn and Smooth S4S cedar, cypress, pine & treated timbers up to 24”x24” and 40’ long.

All types of pattern sidings/ floorings in pine and spruce, custom patterns as needed.

Large and small runs of custom steel hangers/plates designed AUTOCAD in house & produced locally.  Full range of “bigbox” inventory from nails and screws, to FRP and Roofing.

This list is not all inclusive, so please inquire if you have other construction material needs!


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Mid South Lumber Co., Inc.

#2 15th Street West Birmingham, AL 35208

Phone: 1-205-787-1465 Fax: 1-205-787-1469 Email:


Monday - Friday: 6:30 AM– 3:30 PM

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