Atlantic Canada’s leader in home improvement

Kent Building Supplies is Atlantic Canada's leading chain of home improvement stores with 49 convenient retail locations and 8 truss plants across New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland & Labrador.

Our team of over 3,400 associates provides homeowners, renovators and builders with the service, knowledge and products you need to accomplish your building and renovation goals. 

From our traditional stores to our "mini-boxes" to our warehouse stores to shopping on-line, the right solution for your project is never far away.

Think of us as your best source for home improvement products, superior customer service and everyday great prices. Kent Building Supplies offers: 

  • Convenient store locations
  • Online shopping
  • Installation services
  • Contractor services
  • Drive-through lumber yards
  • Garden centres
  • Project desk services
  • Cut shops
  • Kitchen designers
  • Delivery service 


Build your career with a company that puts people first. Join the Kent Team and discover the possibilities. 

We provide the training and opportunities to help turn your career goals into a reality. From our head office to our stores to our distribution centre, careers include:

  • Human resources
  • Purchasing
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Distribution
  • Store management
  • Store operations
  • Retail & commercial sales

Finding a better way

Smart Lighting Initiatives and Energy Champions

When walking through a Kent Building Supplies store, you may notice the aisle lights turn on as you approach. As part of our green initiatives, we have upgraded our lighting with motion sensor technology in warehouses and stores.