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Local. Family Owned. Affordable.


General Building Supply, Inc. is a family owned and operated business serving the Tri-State (Ky, OH, WV) area since 1953. Located at 618 7th Avenue, Huntington WV.

General Building Supply, Inc. is a family owned and operated business, which has been serving the building and general contracting needs of the Tri-State area since 1953. Today, GBS, Inc. is owned by Steve and Sherry Waggoner who purchased the store on Aug. 8, 1989. The store originally opened in Huntington, W.Va. in 1953 and was located on Third Avenue sitting on a piece of land that is now the Joan C. Edwards Football Stadium at Marshall University. Steve and Sherry moved the store to its present location at 618 Seventh Avenue and introduced an array of new products to their supply market. In 1997, Steve began selling a full line of retail hardware supplies.

Our services are carefully executed by trained professionals to increase the value of your home, while enhancing its functionality and appearance. From windows to siding, our products are constructed with superior quality and craftsmanship in every detail. We offer free estimates with financing options available.

We also specialize in remodeling. We offer delivery and pickup service and provide certified factory installers.

Call us today to schedule a meeting about your next project! Whether it's Doors, Siding, Windows, Awnings or room additions. Let the General Lead The Way to all you Home Improvement needs!

General Building Supply is a Master Dealer for Case Knives! 

From a humble beginning with just one Case display in the store, to today's massive selection with hundreds of knives on display! And now we're pushing into a New Era with our online presence here at 

The Case name is a brand that is all about tradition and heritage - values that we know all about and keep at our core with our small family of employees. We strive to provide the best service for our customers, whether it be knife sales or hardware. We are always here to help in any way we can.

As a small, family owned organization, thank you for your business and we always hope to serve you again! 

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