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Building Supplies firm opens near Brooklyn

by: Rita A. Leonard, Alice Lim, owner of Quality Home Building Supplies, located near Brooklyn , explains that the new store serves the needs of home builders, remodelers, and contractors.

Builders, designers, and remodelers have a new Inner Southeast supply source at 2425 S.E. 8th Avenue, just north of Brooklyn. Quality Home Building Supplies Co. celebrated their grand opening in June at the 25,000-square-foot shop and warehouse. Owner Alice Lim says, 'Currently, about 50% of our sales are in granite and cabinetry, and the supplies to install them. We can also install anything that we sell.'

Lim, who operated a similar store in San Francisco for six years, has a staff of 18 ready to assist customers with their construction needs. 'We're also hiring additional help, especially bilingual employees who speak both English and Cantonese (Chinese),' she says.

Quality Home Building Supplies also sells marble, mirrors, faucets, tile for walls and floors, many kinds of sinks, countertops, lighting fixtures, chandeliers, cabinets for kitchens and bathrooms, and related supplies. 'We can make custom cuts on all our stone products,' adds Lim. 'We're also planning to stock more building products in the future.'

The new business is open 7 days a week, from 8 am until 7 pm. 'Our customers are people who build new homes or remodel their own, building contractors, designers, and the general public,' says Lim. Quality Home Building Supplies is on the web at: www.QHBcabinets.com, or phone them at 503/233-8918 for information.