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The Home Depot

Home Depot
Company nameThe Home Depot, Inc.
Company typePublic
FoundedMarietta, Georgia, U.S. (1978)
HeadquartersCobb County, Georgia, U.S.
No. of locations2,248 (January 2011)
Area servedUnited States
Key peopleFrank Blake
(Chairman and CEO)
ProductsHome appliances, tools, hardware, lumber, building materials, paint, plumbing, flooring, garden supplies & plants
Revenue(+) US$ 67.997 billion (FY 2011) 
Operating income(+) US$ 5.839 billion (FY 2011)
Net income(+) US$ 3.338 billion (FY 2011)
Total assets(-) US$ 40.125 billion (FY 2011)
Total equity(-) US$ 18.889 billion (FY 2011)
Employees321,000 (January 2011)

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The Home Depot (or simply Home Depot) (Nyse - HD) is an American retailer of home improvement and construction products and services.

The Home Depot operates 2,248 big-box format stores across the United States (including all 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and Guam), Canada (all ten provinces), Mexico and China, with a 12-store chain. The Home Depot is headquartered at the Atlanta Store Support Center in Cobb County, Georgia, in Greater Atlanta.

In terms of overall revenue reported to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, The Home Depot is the largest home improvement retailer in the United States, ahead of rival Lowe's, and the fourth largest general retailer. The store operates out of large warehouse style buildings averaging 105,000 ft2 (9,755 m2) with megastores operating in larger facilities (the company's largest store, located in Union, New Jersey is 225,000 ft2).

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Learn how important the proper preparation for a painting project can be. You can spoil a well-done paint job before opening a can, so take advantage of tips on selecting the ideal drop cloth to prepping the wall and applying primer from the start. For more DIY information, visit
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A rigid liner offers a fast and easy way to create an eye-catching water garden. Rigid liners are easier to install than flexible liners and come in a variety of shapes. Learn how to install a rigid liner in this How-To video from The Home Depot. For more information, visit
5.17 min. | 4.60 user rating
In which Snoop searches through a fake Home Depot for the perfect nail gun. (Season 4, Episode 1 "Boys of Summer") Featuring Felicia "Snoop" Pearson and Gbenga Akinnagbe
3.03 min. | 4.94 user rating
Learn how to grow vegetables and herbs in a raised bed garden with this Home Depot video. The video covers all aspects of raised bed gardening from measuring your soils pH level to harvesting your vegetables and herbs. For more information, visit
6.60 min. | 4.70 user rating
Still Fly Live at the Home Depot Center
3.27 min. | 4.94 user rating
A Shot In The Dark Live at the Home Depot Center
3.82 min. | 4.93 user rating
Instala una lámpara con sensor de movimiento, es muy sencillo.
2.63 min. | 3.66 user rating
Don't know what they want? Give 'em gift cards from The Home Depot and let them choose. For the "do-er" on your list, it's better to give than to guess. Gift Cards from The Home Depot make the perfect last-minute stocking stuffer. For gift cards and more holiday gift ideas visit
0.53 min. | 4.2 user rating

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Pets Banned in Home Depot after Shih Tzu Accident - Tweet this news April 19th, a greeter employed by -Home Depot- in Ottawa, Canada approached an elderly woman's 12-year-old Shih Tzu dog, Spot, who was in her shopping basket. The employee, Anne Riel, reportedly leaned over and reached into the basket w - Date : Sat, 23 Apr 2011 02:09:55 GMT+00:00
Cranston Man Pleads No Contest to Home Depot Larceny - Tweet this news resident Richard A. Pafume, 40, admits to being the getaway driver involved in a theft of power tools from the North Kingstown -Home Depot-. A Cranston man has admitted to his role in serving as the driver in a larceny from the North K - Date : Sat, 23 Apr 2011 18:12:08 GMT+00:00
Home Depot bans pets after dog bite incident at Ottawa store - Vancouver Sun Tweet this news
Vancouver Sun--Anne Riel required surgery after she was bitten by a customer's dog at the -Home Depot- in Ottawa where she works. OTTAWA � -Home Depot- will soon ban all pets from inside its stores across Canada, following an ... - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 20:06:29 GMT+00:00
Sheriff's Deputies Investigate Suspicious Object at Home Depot; Area Now Clear - Tweet this news was snarled near the -Home Depot- as a result of a suspicious device reported there. By Steve Perez | Email the author | 6:59pm The San Diego Sheriff's bomb arson unit was dispatched to examine a suspicious device at the Santee -Ho - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 05:45:57 GMT+00:00
Home Depot bans pets after dog bites greeter's nose - Tweet this news retailer -Home Depot- is moving to ban pets from its Canadian stores after an Ottawa-area employee had her nose bitten by a Shih Tzu. The company said Thursday it has announced the ban at its stores across the country and will implement th - Date : Thu, 21 Apr 2011 17:52:17 GMT+00:00
Investigators: Two Men Responsible For 30 Home Depot Burglaries - KCRA Sacramento Tweet this news
KCRA Sacramento--Scott Nelson, 46, and C. Nicholas Psarras, 47, were arrested Sunday after detectives said the two men placed homemade UPC stickers on merchandise at -Home Depot- and then attempted to purchase the material in the self check-out aisle. ... - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 05:34:47 GMT+00:00
It's game on for hardware giants - Pacific Business News Tweet this news
Pacific Business News--Lowe's, -Home Depot- and City Mill are now all within a stone's throw of each other in Iwilei. Lowe's bought the 14-acre site along Nimitz Highway and Pacific Street, which is shown above, at a cost of $35 million in - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 10:03:52 GMT+00:00
Attention Target shoppers! - Pacific Sun Tweet this news
Pacific Sun---...- bargain apparel and the aroma of stale popcorn are coming to East San Rafael after all, as the San Rafael City Council narrowly approved the proposal for a 137000-square-foot Target superstore at 125 Shoreline Parkway near -Home Depot-. - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 17:58:49 GMT+00:00
Homemade bar-codes assist handyman thieves to rob Home Depots, say police - KENS 5 TV Tweet this news
KENS 5 TV--by KENS 5 Staff Two men caught on surveillance video reportedly stealing from dozens of -Home Depot- stores in California and Nevada are out of jail. The video shows one of the suspects recently buying merchandise at a -Home Depot-. ... - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 23:08:27 GMT+00:00
Celebrate Earth Day by Getting Free Stuff! - Tweet this news your local store for classes. Earth Day coincides with National Park Week. So you can check out some of our local National Parks - like Gettysburg - for free through Sunday. Bring 5 recycleab - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 10:05:24 GMT+00:00

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