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Principia Stat of the Week – Exterior Trim

Here is how residential exterior trim is distributed in the U.S.

BY Principia Consulting

Lumberyards sell more than half of residential exterior trim in the United States, with almost 6,000 locations nationwide. Big-box retailers—such as The Home Depot, Lowe’s, and Menards—are the second-largest outlet for exterior trim materials, with over 3,700 locations, although specialty one-step dealers sell more exterior trim materials by revenue.

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