Building Materials

General Building Supply provides products from the industry's leading manufacturers. Partnering with USG, ClarkDeitrich, MBA, Johns Manville, Roxul, and other leading manufacturers, we will only supply the most trusted brands and products to your project.  

Labor and Delivery

With a fleet of Boom Trucks and Flatbeds, GBS is equipped to deliver and stock projects of all scopes and sizes.    With our team of union Laborers and Teamsters, each project site is professionally manned with an emphasis on both safety and timeliness.  

Interior Construction  General Carpentry

With a team of professional union carpenters, GBS can provide services beyond the scope of product delivery.   GBS will deliver quality installed interior finishes and general carpentry services to projects of any size....with our emphasis on safety and timeliness.



General Building Supply was established in 2012 and quickly became a leader in distributing and stocking building products in Chicago.  With a 30,0000 sf facility in Mokena and direct purchasing relationships with the industries leading manufacturers, GBS established a reputation as a go to partner on some of Chicago's largest projects.   As a certified MBE both locally and nationally, GBS has proudly manned job sites at a number of sizable, complicated, and time sensitive projects including O'Hare International Airport, Wrigley Field, Guaranteed Rate Park, Block 37, the Chicago Blackhawks Training facility, and the University of Chicago.  Seeking to further differentiate itself, GBS was certified in interior contruction and carpentry services in 2015.   With a leadership group and team possessing decades of experience in the Chicago construction market, GBS looks forward to servicing your Chicago projects for years to come.  

Interior   Carpentry
Year Established
City of Chicago







Drywall, Sheathing & Cement Board

National Gypsum



Johns Manville

Knauf USA


Beads & Trims

Fry Reglet

Vinyl Corp.

Trim-Tex Drywall Products


Exterior Finish Systems

Sto Corp.

Wind-lock Corporation


Access Doors

The Williams Bros. Corporation of America

Metal Framing

ClarkDietrich Building System

MBA Building Supplies, Inc.

MarinoWare Industries


Acoustical Ceilings & Grid

USG Ceiling Systems

Chicago Metallic Corporation

Sound Seal


Miscellaneous Products

Sequentia/Crane Composites

Fire Treated Lumber & Plywood

Doors, Frames, and Hardware



Drywall, Power & Misc

Ames Automatic Taping Tools


Screws & Fasteners

Grabber Construction Products






For any inquiries, questions or recommendations, please call:708.326.4100 or fill out the following form


General Building Supply

8845 W 192nd St.

Mokena, Illinois 60448

Tel:   708.326.4100

Fax:  708.326.4101


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