The 2008 U.S. Home Centers Product Lines report features 2008 current and 2009 forecast estimates on the sales of 61 product lines. The report also includes industry definition, 5-year historical trends on product lines sales. Product lines include hardware, home furnishings, furniture and building materials.
1- Summary of Product Lines Sales by Industry 2- Groceries & other foods 3- Soaps, detergents, & household cleaners 4- Major household appliances 5- Small electric appliances 6- Furniture, sleep equipment & outdoor/patio furniture 7- Flooring & floor coverings 8- Soft-surface (textile) floor coverings & accessories 9- Hardwood flooring 10- Other hard-surface floor coverings & accessories 11- Computer hardware, software, & supplies 12- Kitchenware & home furnishings 13- Toys, hobby goods, & games 14- Sporting goods 15- Hardware, tools, & plumbing & electrical supplies 16- Hardware 17- Tools & equipment 18- Plumbing fixtures & supplies 19- Wiring & wire products 20- Welding supplies 21- Electrical supplies 22- Lawn, garden, & farm equipment & supplies 23- Indoor potted plants & floral items 24- Outdoor nursery stock 25- Fertilizer, lime, chemicals, & other soil treatments 26- Lawn & garden tools 27- Lawn & garden machinery, equipment, & parts 28- Farm machinery, equipment, & parts 29- All other farm supplies, including grain & animal feed 30- All other lawn & garden supplies 31- Dimensional lumber & oth bldg/structural materials 32- Dimensional lumber, nontreated 33- Treated lumber 34- Boards, all grades 35- Gypsum, specialty boards, & treatments 36- Engineered wood products, incl glue-lam, LVL, etc 37- Structural panels, incl softwood plywood, & OSB 38- Oth panel products, incl hardwood plywood, etc 39- Bldg components, incl floor trusses, roof trusses, etc 40- Connectors, including joist hangers, tie-downs, etc. 41- Steel studs 42- Doors & moulding 43- Windows, skylights, & patio doors 44- Glass 45- Masonry supplies, including cement, lime, plaster, etc. 46- Insulation (all types) & weatherization products 47- Siding, exterior trim, & soffit 48- Roofing (all types), including roofing supplies 49- Ceilings & ceiling systems 50- Kitchen & bath cabinets & countertops 51- Heating & HVAC units; ductwork; heating stoves 52- All other building/structural materials & supplies 53- Paint & sundries 54- Interior paint 55- Exterior paint 56- Stain, varnish, shellac, & other coatings 57- Painting equipment, including tools, brushes, etc. 58- Painting supplies 59- Automotive fuels 60- Automotive tires, tubes, batteries, parts, accessories 61- Pets, pet foods, & pet supplies 62- INDUSTRY DEFINITIONS & METHODOLOGY