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Masco Corp.

Masco Corp.

Sector: Wood Kitchen Cabinets Region: MI, United States


: | New York Stock Exchange: MAS


Masco Corp. manufactures, distributes and installs home improvement and building products. The company manufactures faucets, cabinets, architectural coatings and windows. It provides broad product offerings in a variety of styles and price points and distributes products through multiple channels, including directly to homebuilders and wholesale and retail channels. The company operates its business through the following segments: Cabinets & Related Products, Plumbing Products, Installation & Other Services, Decorative Architectural Products, and Other Specialty Products. The Cabinets & Related Products segment sells value-priced, stock and semi-custom assembled cabinetry for kitchen, bath, storage, home office and home entertainment applications in a broad range of styles and price points to address consumer preferences. This segment principally includes assembled and ready-to-assemble kitchen and bath cabinets; home office workstations; entertainment centers; storage products; bookcases; and kitchen utility products. The Plumbing Products segment sells a wide variety of faucet and showering devices that are manufactured by or for the company. This segment principally includes faucets; plumbing fittings and valves; showerheads and hand showers; bathtubs and shower enclosures; and spas. The Installation & Other Services segment sells installed building products and distributes building products primarily to the new home construction market, and, to a lesser extent, the retrofit and commercial construction markets, throughout the U.S. This segment principally includes the sale, installation and distribution of insulation and other building products. The Decorative Architectural Products segment produces architectural coatings including paints, primers, specialty paint products, stains and waterproofing products. This segment principally includes paints and stains; and cabinet, door, window and other hardware. The Other Specialty Products segment manufactures and sells vinyl, fiberglass and aluminum windows and patio doors, as well as the ESSENCE SERIES windows and doors, which combines a wood interior with a fiberglass exterior, under the MILGARD brand name for home improvements and new home construction, principally in the western U.S. This segment principally includes windows, window frame components and patio doors; staple gun tackers, staples and other fastening tools. The company was founded by Alex Manoogian in 1929 and is headquartered in Taylor, MI.

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