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Established, Dedicated, Dependable…

American Lumber Underwriters (ALU) is an all lines specialty market for insureds involved in the manufacturing of wood products and the retail & wholesale distribution of lumber, building materials and hardware.

ALU is the wholesale subsidiary of Our Parent Company. Since our founding in 1972 we have focused on continued improvement to our industry specific coverage and services.

We are an all states program solely focused on the wood products industry.  Our binding authority with multiple A rated insurance carriers affords our customers a competitive product, streamlined underwriting process and prompt policy issuance.  Our proprietary programs are customized to meet the needs of the evolving and volatile lumber industry.

We provide our customers exceptional service, experienced underwriting and a strong focus on loss control and claims.

….Ethical, Specialized, Problem Solvers