Hathaway Building Materials

Quality Construction Products in California

Hathaway Building Materials has been serving building supply needs in California since 1944. We provide top quality construction products, including drywall, acoustical ceilings, steel framing, insulation, and tools. As a team, we are committed to helping customers succeed and know that safe, on-time delivery is one of the most important services we provide.

Hathaway Building Materials is a part of J&B Materials, another GMS company. Our dedicated team serves residential and commercial construction customers from our conveniently located building supply yard in Palm Desert, CA.

At Hathaway Building Materials, we take pride in hiring professional, experienced employees. Our commitment to you extends through a range of services, including:

  • Specialty product orders
  • Expert advice
  • Commercial construction delivery
  • Residential construction delivery
  • After-hours and weekend deliveries
  • Safety/site reviews
  • Showrooms and customer pickups
  • State-of-the-art fleet capabilities

We generally deliver within a ~100 mile radius of our yard locations, subject to traffic and other considerations.


Products & Services

  • Drywall
    • Regular and specialty drywall products; fire-rated drywall; Type-X drywall, moisture and mold-resistant drywall; impact-resistant drywall; shaft liner and other drywall accessories.
  • Steel
    • Variable lengths and multiple gauges of steel; steel studs; steel framing and other steel products and accessories.
  • Acoustical
    • Acoustical panels; acoustical grids; and other products and accessories for acoustical ceilings.
  • Additional Products
    • Other quality building products available at J&B Materials include: Access doors, EIFS, cement, FRP, fasteners, lumber, insulation, firestop items and other construction accessories.

Distribution Centers & Locations

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  • Hathaway Building Materials - Palm Desert

    77920 Varner Road

    Palm Desert, CA 92211

    Mon - Fri: 6:00am - 4:00pm

    Sat - Sun: Closed


    P:760-772-2630

    F:760-772-4390

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