What Is the Largest Home Improvement Center?

What Is the Largest Home Improvement Center?

The Home Depot is the largest home improvement center in the United States in terms of overall revenue, according to CNBC and the Market Realist. The company is also the fourth-largest retailer overall in the country.

The Home Depot operates many big-box format stores across the United States, Canada and Mexico. The retail stores and the company website helped the business earn a record net income of $6.3 billion and revenue of $83.2 billion during the 2015 fiscal year. The Home Depot and Lowe's, its closest competitor, own a combined 45.6 percent of the market share in this highly concentrated industry, states Market Realist. The company runs operations from its headquarters near Atlanta in Cobb County, Georgia.