Lowe’s is an American home improvement retailer founded in 1946 by Lucius S. Lowe. It is the second-largest hardware store chain in the United States after Home Depot and is headquartered in Mooresville, North Carolina. As of March 2021, Lowe’s operated 1,784 stores in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company also operates a commercial business under the name Lowe’s Commercial Services.
Lowe’s working hours are typically Monday through Saturday from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm and Sunday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. However, hours may vary by location so customers should check with their local store for specific hours of operation. Lowe’s is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
Some of Lowe’s major competitors include Home Depot, Menards, Sears, Ace Hardware, and Orchard Supply Hardware.
The state of Texas has the most Lowe’s locations with 244 stores as of March 2021.
Customers appreciate the wide selection of products available and the helpfulness of staff but some complaint about high prices and difficulties with returns or exchanges.