Archive | August 2011

A Brief Overview of Specialty Construction Products Provided by HD Supply by Paul Iaderosa

About the Author: A resident of Duluth, Georgia, Paul Iaderosa serves HD Supply as its Senior Vice President of Operations and Sourcing. Mr. Iaderosa has maintained his current responsibilities at the wholesale distribution company since 2007, and he formerly held the position of HD Supply’s Company Officer. Over the course of Paul Iaderosa’s career with HD Supply, he has managed a team of executive leaders, played an important role in the purchase of the Hughes Supply business in 2006, and added Canada to the company’s service area in 2008.

Providing infrastructure, energy and maintenance, repair, and improvement products, HD Supply’s selection of specialty construction items is unsurpassed by any other distributor in the industry. In this brief overview, I’ll outline a short list of HD Supply’s specialty construction offerings.

1. White Cap. Large and medium-sized contractors may purchase White Cap products like pipe and fittings, concrete and masonry hand tools and accessories, decorative and stamped concrete accessories, 3M fire protection items, and erosion control products through HD Supply. HD Supply remains an industry leader in White Cap distribution nationwide.

2. Plumbing/HVAC. Supplies like faucets, tankless water heaters, chemicals and compounds, water filters and softeners, and pumps and tanks are available through the HD Supply plumbing and HVAC department. This department’s inventory is perfect for those in residential, commercial, government, institutional, and light industrial capacities. With Plumbing/HVAC centers in 17 states, HD Supply offers regional kitchen and bath showrooms that showcase the company’s upscale fixture offerings for the home.

3. Creative Touch Interiors. A provider of upscale interior finish solutions for those in the construction industry, Creative Touch Interiors manufactures cabinets and many different kinds of flooring, countertops, and window coverings. HD Supply is the nation’s number-one supplier of Creative Touch Interiors products, and the company also provides turnkey supply and installation services for its wide range of clientele.