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About Us

E.C. Barton & Company is a team of home improvement experts offering quality products and solutions at the Guaranteed Lowest Price to help customers achieve their dreams. Founded in 1885, the company is headquartered in Jonesboro, Arkansas and operates Barton’s Lumber, Grossman’s Bargain Outlet, Barton’s Surplus Warehouse, Barton’s Home Improvement and E.C.B. Brokerage in 17 states from upstate New York to south Texas.

Consumers and professionals will find expert advice and excellent customer service as they work to build, remodel or restore their kitchens, baths, flooring, doors and windows. Thousands of name brand products are available at the same low price through our Spend Less Express ordering program and customers benefit from our complimentary design services as they plan their dream kitchen or bath. also gives customers the opportunity to design and shop specialty products from their home and pick up at the store.

We are a family at E.C. Barton. Our 700+ employees own this company, so we call them Partners. They are our competitive advantage, and providing them with the freedom to experiment and generate new ideas benefits their teammates, customers and the communities we serve. With an average length of service of 8 years and many 40+ year recognitions, we empower our Partners and provide them with the opportunities to grow and succeed.

E.C. Barton & Company considers our customers as neighbors, and our Partners make it a priority to serve outside our stores through local charities and volunteer opportunities. We are honored to be a part of the communities where our stores are based, and we are committed to supporting needs in those areas.

Whether you are a customer looking to improve your home or a potential candidate considering your next career home, we hope you will consider E.C. Barton & Company.