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Startup Plans to Build 25 Green-Building Product Stores in California

New Home Inc. seeks to be as big as The Home Depot, only greener. More

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Online Advantage

Weíve just redesigned the Web site and included lots of Web-exclusive articles,... More

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Window Wars

Low-price window companies, such as Window World, are expanding their dealer networks. And, many say, changing the nature of the window replacement business. More

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Stocking inventory can save you time and money

A $3 tube of caulk or a roll of drywall tape can cost you $50 in time alone if you have to travel to the store to get it. More

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Trust But Verify

When it comes to company credit cards, many home improvement contractors take as their operating principle the old poker adage: "Trust everybody and always cut the cards." More

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Same-as-Cash Financing

Retailers such as The Home Depot and Best Buy have found deferred-interest "same-as-cash" credit promotions an effective way to increase sales. The store lets the customer walk away with the purchase for no money down, and agrees to not charge interest if they pay in full before an agreed-on deadline, which could be 30 days, 6 months, or 1 year from the date of purchase. More

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Deferred interest promotions are a great way to increase sales

Retailers such as The Home Depot and Best Buy have found deferred-interest “... More

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The cost of accepting credit cards

An increasing number of suppliers are rethinking their policies to limit the... More

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Tools: Saws, Pressure Washers, Chalk Reels, and more.

Remodeling Magazine staff selects the best new tools. For effective jobsite... More

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Workshopping the Room

When The Home Depot came to town more than a decade ago, Hampton Kitchens struggled briefly before asking the question that revived its business to this day. More

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