Review of the best according to the editors. About the selection criteria. The the material is subjective, is not advertising and is not serves as a guide to the purchase. Before purchase is needed consultation with a specialist.
Having conceived a repair or construction, buyers turn to construction shops for various materials. In addition to small retail outlets there are large sites with building warehouses throughout country. Here is a ranking of the best stores selling construction materials, which is based on a study of their activities and assortment. When building the TOP-11, we took into account customer reviews, therefore, it will be easier for you to choose a proven hypermarket, not far from your home.
- Rating of the best stores of building materials
- Leroy Merlin
- Baucenter Rus
- Building yard
Rating of the best stores of building materials
|Rating of the best stores of building materials||1||Petrovich||5.0|
The construction store, which took the first step of the rating, was founded in 1995 in St. Petersburg. Now he has 19 construction centers in Russia, which simplifies the selection of goods and delivery building materials. The assortment of the company totals up to 24000 items. In the catalog you can find everything from wallpapers and tiles to acrylic bathtubs and entrance doors. “Petrovich” like customers in reviews the ability to choose and pay for materials different ways: in the store, by phone, through the official website or mobile app. For legal entities, there is even a delay payment.
The “highlight” of the construction store, for which he ended up in rating, is the ability to return goods within 180 days from day of purchase. This applies to any materials in the packaging (tile, siding, warm floor, loose mixes). According to management store, they understand that during repairs, processes are stretched, and understand in 14 days whether you need so many packs of glue or finishing materials, hard. The only thing that they do not accept for a refund is tinting paints or materials cut to meter (without packaging).
- accept all types of cards for payment;
- There is a native application for Android and iOS;
- round-the-clock information support by phone;
- practical building calculator on the site;
- You can order the services of professional builders.
- there are not always free loaders in the store (some bulk goods have to convey to the machine itself);
- tools are more expensive than competitors;
- there is congestion in warehouses – you have to wait for materials in queues.
In second place is one of the oldest companies, trading in building materials, founded in 1923 France. Today it is the largest DYN network in all of Europe. On the In the Russian market the store appeared in 2005 in Mytishchi. Gradually the company began to build its outlets in most million-plus cities. Customers like the store’s more low prices for tools. This is due to the purchase of products directly from suppliers at reduced prices. Another company focuses on local producers (up to 54% of the total goods), therefore, actively contributes to economic growth. Catalog The store includes the following groups of building materials and of goods: tools, plumbing, carpentry, doors and windows, electrics and lighting products, flooring, paints, varnishes, wallpaper, bedding, curtains.
In our opinion, the store deserves a place in the ranking due to the availability the largest retail chain in Russia and a huge assortment. Now the country has 73 outlets. Construction Catalog materials has about 500,000 items. If you need choice – then Leroy Merlin provides more than others.
- interior ideas on the site;
- many articles with useful information;
- designs kitchens online;
- there is a return of goods within 100 days;
- own brands at more affordable prices.
- sometimes a mess on the shelves (materials are mixed);
- do not inform about any changes in the order (when something over);
- post office store without instructions.
The third place in the rating belongs to the OBI hypermarket. Company has 28 construction warehouses operating in 14 cities of Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Bryansk, Tula, Saratov, Volgograd, etc. d.). The online store is actively working and the opportunity is provided order building materials by phone. Working hours hypermarkets from 8:00 to 23:00, so it’s convenient for people to shop with different employment schedules (rarely where you can buy the right nails or screws at 22:45). The material catalog contains: door boxes, adhesives, sealants, lining, countertops, floorboards, stone, tile, chipboard, profile pipes, grouts, solvents. Customers in reviews like that while repairs are underway, their things can take to the store warehouse. This allows you to temporarily store them in clean and do not interfere with construction work.
The OBI store has been added to the rating due to the free service. For example, when buying paint, here you can order tinting by a catalog that employees will perform for free. If you If you purchase MDF panels, then in the store they will be cut according to the set to sizes that simplifies transportation and assembly in place. Employees will help you choose a kitchen design for free if see the area of the object in the drawing. Total company provides 25 service providers.
- gift cards are available;
- You can order materials by phone;
- carry out a fringing of carpets after cutting;
- There is a large section with tips on the official website;
- service of temporary storage during repair.
- sometimes the price tag does not match the product;
- there are few sellers in the hall for consultation;
- it’s sometimes difficult to find specific material in the store itself (on the site is, but in fact not).
The fourth in the ranking of the best is Saturn. It has a network of construction stores consisting of 47 stores sites. The store covers 25 cities of Russia with its activities. According to a study by the INFOLine rating agency, the company ranks 2nd in the country for construction trade materials. The assortment of the hypermarket includes 28,000 items. According to statistics, every day in the store make purchases of up to 100,000 person. The following construction groups are offered to customers. Products: coatings, sealants, foams, fasteners, tools, ventilation, plumbing, decoration, protective equipment, engineering systems. On the site new products are always on display, which allows you to keep abreast building fashion in terms of materials used.
Our experts included the store in the ranking of the best due to reduced prices for the delivery of building materials. The company has a “Zone single cost. “If your object is included in its radius, then delivery cargo up to 10 kg will cost 209 rubles. Vehicle weight up to 700 kg Deliver within a day for 295 rubles.
- 28,000 types of building materials;
- 36,000 m² of retail space;
- regular promotions on the site;
- accept Viza, MasterCard, WORLD;
- Attractive loyalty program.
- Not every time they accrue bonuses for purchases;
- lengthy paperwork with managers;
- building materials are not always at the nearest point – need to go to the central base.
The top five ranking includes Castorama. Now it a company from the UK, which appeared in 1969 in France. A network of construction hypermarkets operates in Poland, Spain, Portugal, France and Russia. The first store in the domestic market It was opened in 2004 in Samara, and then in St. Petersburg. Right now in Russia has 30 outlets. In 2018, management announced curtailing business in a number of countries, including Russia, but construction materials are still actively sold, sometimes at more reduced prices that customers like in reviews.
The building materials store is rated among the best due to responsible customer safety. For example, not so long ago the company withdrew model mirrors for bathrooms Cooke&Lewis, поскольку у них есть вероятность падения со стены(cases of peeling off the mount). More at the above product shelves were made of ordinary glass, not tempered, which increases the likelihood breaking when falling. So the store showed that security Customers are more important than their own profit.
- 30,000 types of products;
- 3 million customers every month;
- responsible attitude to safety;
- competent managers asking technical questions to facilitate choice;
- always a large parking lot.
- there is not always the desired color of the material in the store, although on the site indicated “on availability”;
- employees do not know the location of materials;
- few managers in the hall.
The sixth position of the rating belongs to the domestic company “Baucenter Rus.” The company has existed for over 20 years and has 8 stores all over the country. A feature of the company is the availability hypermarkets in remote cities, such as: Kaliningrad, Omsk, Krasnodar and Novorossiysk. The catalog has everything you need for finishing, construction, plumbing replacement and garden care. Professional builders in reviews like what the store has separate discount card for installers, suppliers, craftsmen and team leaders. It provides an additional discount, what else more profitable in the framework of professional activities.
Our experts put the store in the rating, because apart from the wide selection of building materials, he offers a rental tool. For example, for one repair in an apartment it is not advisable to buy Stroborez for 20,000 rubles, but it can be rented for a day, complete the entire amount of work and return. This service is worth paying attention to everyone who makes repairs with their own hands.
- free cutting of metal (bars, pipes, sheets);
- convenient door-to-door delivery service;
- bonus card with accumulative system;
- work schedule of shipping points from 8:00 to 22:00;
- there is a store even in Omsk.
- delivery only on certain days of the week;
- the assortment is smaller than others;
- inattentive sellers.
The seventh in the ranking is domestic a company managing a network of 44 stores in 14 cities of Russia. The company began its activities in 1993 and now has 2000 employees. The store has its own brands, ranging from 1 up to 65% of the assortment of building materials on the shelves. To buyers in reviews like building materials on the official website divided into smaller categories, which simplifies the choice. For example, the extensive building section has subgroups for roofing, floor coatings, exterior finishes, heating equipment and mixtures. There is also a construction calculator on the site that helps correctly calculate the right amount of siding, boards or other products.
We added the store to the rating of the best due to special conditions return. If the client realized that he had bought the wrong product, he found a marriage or there are surpluses, then it can be returned to the store even without the presence of a check. To make a refund, you need to remember the date of purchase, name of materials and volume. This is enough to find information on the basis and beneficial to those who are not used to storing checks.
- convenient system of choice on the site;
- own fleet of logistics services;
- 44 stores in the country;
- there is a tool rental service;
- assistance in the selection of building materials.
- high cost of delivery “Today” – from 1000 rubles;
- sometimes the wrong materials are brought;
- it can be difficult to get through.
The eighth step of the rating is assigned to the TOP HOUSE network, operating since 1996. The company has stores in St. Petersburg (11 hypermarkets), and dealers (about 1000 points) operate throughout Of Russia. The following positions are presented in the catalog: metal tile, ondulin, decking, brick, tile, stone, thermal panels, wall blocks, piles, heaters, waterproofing, drains, plumbing, gates, doors, windows. In addition, the store sells various tap water and wastewater treatment systems, which is practical for suburban construction. Another company not only sells building materials, but also has its own teams for the construction of houses in several floors.
The store is rated because of the availability of mobile specialists, who are ready to go to the facility. Employees help to choose building materials, determine the size and perform preliminary calculations. This is practical for anyone who would like to do it yourself, but don’t know how much required.
- provide construction services;
- 15,000 m² warehouse complex to maintain full assortment;
- there are many products for water purification in place;
- reasonable prices;
- When ordering online, no prepayment is required.
- valid only in St. Petersburg – delivery to regions carried out by logistics companies;
- unorganized managers, long recruiting order;
- weak logistics – the dates indicated at arrangements.
The top nine ranking included the Maxidom chain of stores. The company owns 15 hypermarkets in 9 cities of Russia. Most stores are concentrated in St. Petersburg. The average area of each The hypermarket has 12,000 m². Every day for construction up to 45,000 customers come here with goods. On Yandex Market almost 9000 reviews were collected both about the store as a whole and about individual positions. Trading company actively cooperates with manufacturers from the USA, Asia, Europe and Russia. Total network about 700 partners. The online store does not lag behind retail chains and doubles sales every year.
We added the store to the ranking of the best, because it has An interesting loyalty program. Buying building materials and presenting a bonus card, the client can get 7% discount on current positions or accumulate bonuses to pay subsequent purchases. The two benefits can even be combined to receive a 3.5% discount and 3.5% of pending bonuses. This helps to choose the right system and save. Card holders “Maxidom”, there are about 2 million
- There are separate applications in the Appe Store and Google Play;
- convenient rating based on reviews sent to Yandex Market;
- multifaceted loyalty program;
- 60,000 products;
- cooperation with 700 manufacturers.
- only 2 people work on return, so here queue;
- only the person who can give the purchase back committed;
- sometimes the prices are too high.
Building materials store ranks tenth “Ekonomstroy”. In total, the company owns 12 construction hypermarkets in Moscow and the region. The company has been operating since 1995. FROM 2013 created a large website for online shopping. Company is official dealer of such building brands as: Litokol, Knauf, ABB, Siemens, Unis, Bonolit. The catalog has drywall systems, dry mixes, partitions, lumber, electrics, paints, lighting elements, fasteners, water supply and tools. Customers in the reviews like the quality of materials for the construction and variety of options presented. Some praise the polite drivers, but they say delivery is more expensive here.
The store is included in the rating due to the presence of such a department as “Sale”. He is in the online store and physical points. IN you can buy sockets, circuit breakers and others products with a discount up to 30-50%. And not products with marriage, but just ordinary materials and tools to attract greater flow of buyers.
- convenient payment by card;
- own fleet for delivery;
- 5,000 m² of exhibition space for visual reference materials;
- 55,000 m² of storage space;
- multi-channel call center.
- valid only in the Moscow region;
- outdated system for confirmation of pickup – only through a call;
- few consultants in the hall.
Our rating is completed by the Vimos trading house. The company appeared in 1992 in St. Petersburg and today has 40 stores in Northern Capital, as well as Veliky Novgorod and Pskov. Warehouse the premises are located on an area of 70,000 m², so the construction Items supported in large stock. The store cooperates with 300 manufacturers, including: Knauf, Terka, Tikkurila, Isover, Ursa, Lode, Al-ko, Technikol, Penoplex and others. Inside themselves hypermarkets have workshops for cutting glass, metal, chipboard. Here you can order the sharpening of drills, chainsaws, hacksaws, which like buyers in the reviews. If you have recently bought a home, then You will be issued a Novosela card, which gives a 5% discount on everything.
In our opinion, the store should have been included in the rating due to availability own factory for the production of reinforced concrete products. Due to the production of the cost of curbs, building slabs and foundation blocks here is one of the most affordable. Still at store delivery of purchased materials is carried out until 21:00, which convenient for different work schedules of clients and builders.
- a single toll free number is valid;
- 50,000 names of construction products;
- warehouse space is 70,000 m²;
- 300 foreign and domestic partner suppliers;
- regular promotions, sales and discounts.
- very “tight” official site (takes a long time to load);
- not everything is available from the site;
- Orders are collected at the time of receipt by the buyer.
Attention! This rating is subjective, is not advertising and does not serve as a guide to the purchase. Before the purchase consultation with a specialist is necessary.