Warehouse for flood victims overwhelmed with community need

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — It’s time for Juan Meza to get to work, rebuilding the bare bones of his home hit by flooding on Jan. 22.

“It’s a lot of work,” Meza said. “Hanging up the drywall, having to get the stuff from Home Depot.”

Although the reconstruction is far from finished, Meza, his son, and his brother are staying here. A neighbor gave them some mattresses to sleep on but they don’t have the money for furniture. Meza hopes to receive donations from this warehouse filled with home supplies for flood victims.

“Just so we can have some kind of furniture in the house and have it feel like home,” Meza said.

The warehouse is run and funded by a group of nonprofits. It officially opened Monday, but Meza and other victims ABC 10News spoke to have struggled to get a hold of them.

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Home Depot Spring Black Friday Sale 2024: Shop the Best Deals on DeWalt, LG, Dyson and More

If you’ve been waiting to snag the biggest savings on large and small home upgrades, the holidays have arrived more than early at Home Depot. The home improvement giant launched its massive Spring Black Friday sale on April 4. With a month’s worth of seasonal savings on products to make your home warm-weather ready, this event is ideal for giving your home a spring refresh.

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Now through April 28, the Home Depot is offering incredible deals on spring home improvement essentials, including appliances, plants, landscaping tools, grills, storage solutions, outdoor power equipment and everything in between. Whether you’re tackling spring cleaning or gearing up for barbecue hosting, the Home Depot Spring Black Friday sale has you covered.

This month’s Home Depot deals are just as good as the name of the sale suggests. From patio furniture to DeWalt power tools and an LG

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Home Depot and Coppel announce major expansions in Mexico

Coppel and Home Depot have each come forward with plans to expand their retail operations in Mexico this year.

Grupo Coppel announced on Monday its aim to open 100 new stores in Mexico “in its different formats” and to reduce its environmental footprint by installing solar panels at more than 700 stores by the end of 2024.

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The Home Depot has been in Mexico since 2001. (Unsplash)

To accomplish this, Coppel — which currently has 1,782 stores in Mexico — said it plans to invest more than 12 billion pesos (US $724.3 million) this year. 

The Mexican retailer, founded in 1941 and headquartered in Culiacán, Sinaloa, sells appliances, electronics, furniture, shoes and clothing, and also operates a banking arm.

In a separate announcement on Monday, Home Depot said it will invest 2.86 billion pesos (US $172.6 million) in Mexico in 2024 and that it plans to open 12 more stores

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Annual Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show returns to Ann Arbor this weekend

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – More than 120 exhibitors and nearly 4,000 visitors are expected to converge on the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds this weekend for the 32nd annual Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show.

Those who stop by the event will see the latest in home improvement technology and be able to check off items from their summer DIY and gardening supply lists.

Throughout the event, live presentations will cover topics ranging from rain gardens and bathroom remodeling to home insulation and roof replacement.

A marketplace area will have businesses, crafters and trendy decor, along with specials, prize drawings, giveaways and treats, organizers said.

Here are the details:

9 a.m. – 6 p.m. | Saturday, March 16

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Sunday, March 17

The two-day show is organized by the Builders and Remodelers Association of

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Building Tranquility: The Home Depot Foundation Joins Forces To Address PTSD Struggles for Army Veteran

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The Home Depot Foundation and HandsOn Greater Phoenix volunteers work on a veterans home.

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Zakary Ferroni served in the U.S. Army from 2003 to 2012, and today, he grapples with the lasting effects of his service in the form of post-traumatic stress disorder (PSTD). This makes it difficult for him to work; his husband, Joe, currently supports the household.

The Home Depot Foundation and HandsOn Greater Phoenix recently teamed up as part of the 2023 Operation Surprise campaign to help Zakary and Joe reclaim their outdoor space. The ultimate goal was to provide a calming, tranquil space to help manage his symptoms and offer some financial relief.

More than 100 volunteers from Team Depot, Home Depot’s associate volunteer force, helped revamp landscaping, upgrade irrigation, paint the home exterior and add outdoor furniture. The team also rebuilt the firepit, replaced broken fencing and made garage upgrades. Zakary and Joe were

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More than 70 volunteers renovate U.S. VETS Barber’s Point

HONOLULU (KHON2) — Home Depot volunteers picked up some gloves and tools at U.S. VETS Barber’s Point to renovate its facilities in honor of Veteran’s Day.

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“It’s going to bring us closer together. More of a bonding,” stated Jermaine Wooden. “Even though we have different branches here, we all serve the country and we should continue to serve each other…”

Wooden is a veteran who joined more than 70 volunteers for the project. He said he’s getting his life back on track with help from organizations like U.S. VETS.

“Our main mission is to get homeless veterans off the street into permanent housing and wrap them around with the services that they need to be successful in their community,” said U.S. VETS Vice President of Clinical Services Kim Cook.


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Megastores may be declining, but the DIY scene is thriving | News

Habitat for Humanity Tucson’s HabiStore may not be the first business you think of when searching for a home improvement megastore.

The 18,000-square-foot building on Grant and Fairview mainly serves as a donation center for surplus or reusable building materials that go toward helping Habitat for Humanity’s volunteers build affordable housing for low-income families.

But it also operates as a retail outlet, selling a lot of the donated stuff the builders don’t use — furniture, appliances, building materials, tools and hardware — at discounted prices. Those funds are then used to finance the nonprofit’s work.

While not exactly a Home Depot or Lowe’s, the HabiStore, along with other community-supported do-it-yourself centers, is where America’s home improvement boom, already waning for the megastores, is sending some welcome aftershocks.

“When the lockdown happened in 2020, everybody was at home and suddenly home projects became a priority,” said Tanna Johnson, the Tucson affiliate’s

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Home Depot sales dip, but company says long-term outlook good

ATLANTA — Home Depot on Tuesday announced another quarter of declining sales, but it was a dip that was expected as the company works through what officials called a post-pandemic “settling.”

The retail behemoth reported sales of $42.9 billion for the past three months, down 2.0% from the same quarter during the previous year. Net earnings during the quarter were $4.7 billion, or $4.65 per share, down from $5.2 billion, or $5.05 per share, a year earlier.

“We look at 2023 as a year of moderation after the explosive growth we had in the last few years,” said Ted Decker, chief executive, during a teleconference with analysts and reporters.

Earlier this year, the company projected that its sales this year will be between 2% and 5% of the previous year’s revenue, while earnings per share drop between 7% and 13%. Officials Tuesday reaffirmed that prediction.

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Home Depot rides on smaller remodeling projects to top sales, profit estimates

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A shopping cart is seen in a Home Depot location in Niles, Illinois, May 19, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights

Aug 15 (Reuters) – Home Depot (HD.N) on Tuesday posted better-than-expected quarterly results, cemented by Americans’ steady spending on small-scale projects around their homes even as they sharply cut back on larger remodeling and renovation.

Shares of the company, which announced a new $15 billion share repurchase program, rose about 1%, with the second quarter benefiting from a recapture of seasonal sales lost earlier this year due to a damp start to Spring.

The top U.S. home-improvement chain’s results come ahead of reports from Walmart (WMT.N) and Target (TGT.N) later this week, with investors focusing on discretionary spending trends as customers battle sticky inflation and higher borrowing costs.

Home Depot’s quarterly customer transactions drop of 1.8% improved from the prior quarter, driven by higher sales of items including

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This sofa is on sale for $385 at Home Depot (regularly $715)

When you think of shopping at Home Depot, you’re probably heading there to pick up supplies for a renovation project or a grill and some outdoor furniture.

But did you know Home Depot also sells indoor furniture for your home? If you’re looking to freshen up a room with a new couch or have a college student moving into a new apartment, this is a great time to take advantage of a big sale happening right now at Home Depot, where you can save $330 on a 3-seat upholstered sofa.

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For a limited time, the Brookline Abby 88-in. Polyester Upholstered 3-Seater Rolled Arm Sofa has a sale price of only $385. This is a 46% markdown from the regular retail price of $715.42. You also get free shipping or in-store pickup when you purchase this item.

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