Tag:shop=doityourself

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Description
A Do-it-Yourself-store, a large hardware and home improvement shop Edit or translate this description.
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Group: Shops
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Do-It-Yourself-stores (DIY for short), or Home Improvement Center[1] are similar to hardware stores[2], 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, planks 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), OBI, Praktiker, Bricostore (Hungary) ...

How to map

Set a node or draw as an area along the shop outline. Tag it with shop=doityourself and name=*.

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References

  1. name used by OsmAnd
  2. note that OSM tagging distinguishes them, unlike Wikipedia that redirects DIY stores to Hardware store