Industry: Building And Garden Supply Stores
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Stores in this industry sell building and garden supplies to retail customers. Some stores specialize in one type of product such as lumber, paint, or garden supplies. Large home centers offer many products under one roof.
Retail nurseries sell plants and other supplies for gardening. They may be open for only part of the year. Farm supply stores sell feed, clothing, fencing, and other supplies to farmers. Salespeople who work in these stores are knowledgeable about the products and can help customers make selections.