A little maintenance goes a long way toward keeping your home in shape and will ultimately save you money on repairs. Another helpful tool that most home improvement stores offer is advice from the experts. In the U.S. home improvement retailing industry, the top companies are Home Depot, Lowe’s, and Sears. You’ll also find supplies for painting, roofing, landscaping and other home improvement projects.
Called the first retail application of indoor mapping using augmented reality, the app is designed to simplify the home improvement shopping experience. Many customers have said the Stanley organizers are better quality than what is available at local home improvement stores.
Home Depot (NYSE: HD ) had a very strong fourth quarter Same-store sales increased 6.3 percent year over year for stores in the United States. If you are unsure about which tiling styles and designs to consider, simply head over to a local home improvement store.
Lowe’s officials said it is still expanding and expecting to add 15 to 20 stores per year, adding some store-level 4,000 jobs. Online ordering has now stopped, so all future purchases will need to be made in store. It now has nearly 1,100 stores under its banners, which include Home Hardware, Home Building Centre and Home Furniture.
Keep your eye out for major carpet sales on carpeting at both flooring stores and home improvement quite often offer carpet installation to encourage people to buy their carpets. Whatever home-improvement is doing right will likely continue, as long as these chains can be focused on experiential retail and give people a reason to show up in their stores.