|shop = doityourself|
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Do-It-Yourself-stores (DIY for short) are similar to hardware stores, except they are generally larger and stock a wider range of products. Products sold may include hand tools, power tools, self-assembly furniture, decorating products, bathroom and kitchen furniture and fittings, garden furniture, electrical goods, fencing, flooring, and more. Their target customers are non-professionals working on home improvements, redecorating, gardening work, etc.
Examples of Do-It-Yourself-stores: Hubo (Belgium), Brico (Belgium), Mitre 10 (Australia), Cainz, Komeri (Japan), B&Q (UK), The Home Depot, Lowe's, Menard's (USA), Sodimac (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Uruguay, Mexico), Easy (Argentina, Chile, Colombia)...
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Tags used in combination
- operator=* indicates the name of the company operating the shop
- opening_hours=* hours of opening
- wheelchair=* suitable for wheelchairs
For a better differentiation what a shop offers
and as this problem applies to many shop types,
there's a proposal about shop subtags.