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Beyond the Apron

Beyond the Apron highlights the unique stories of Home Depot associates. Their stories help tell The Home Depot's story. Extensive DIY knowledge is something everyone that puts on an orange apron shares, but the individual experiences, goals and life lessons are worth sharing beyond our store aisles.

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Home Depot Bling
Visit Beyond the Apron Check out the latest look on some of our associates in Cleveland, Ohio. We suggest you think twice before tossing empty gift cards. About Beyond the ApronBeyond the Apron highlights the unique stories of Home Depot associates....
Aug 6, 2013 10:45 AM ET
Drama in Aisle 35
For more on our associates in orange visit: Department Supervisor Dave Owens in our The Dalles store mixes work and his personal passion, theater. “Look to the east…thither doth the Hampton Bay ceiling fans reside.” Can’t get enough of him in our lighting aisle? Fear not fellow...
Jul 30, 2013 11:15 AM ET
A Baby Goat and Two Pieces of PVC Pipe
Beyond the Apron Blog Graham LaForge had a visitor. He turned around from his work in Tool Rental to see a tiny white billy goat gamboling through the aisles of The Home Depot in Ottawa. He was there to see Graham. Forrest the billy goat was born with deformed hind legs, making it impossible for him to walk on his own. Knowing...
Jul 23, 2013 3:00 PM ET
Florida Couple Celebrates 25-year Wedding Anniversary in Home Depot Garden Center
Leslie and Robert’s wedding twenty-five years ago was a big party in the parking lot of the Midway Drive-In Theater – they rapped their wedding vows like the Beastie Boys while guests sat on the hoods of their cars eating popcorn. Even with such an out-of-the-ordinary wedding, Leslie was horrified when her husband told her that he wanted to celebrate their 25...
Jul 9, 2013 12:15 PM ET
From the Aisles to the Runway
Orange is the new emerald. Look out Anna Wintour. Someone call Women’s Wear Daily. Home Depot has this season’s new “it” bag. DIYers aren’t just searching the Internet for the latest trend in backsplash – they’re hunting down Home Depot tote bags. And it’s not just these totes that are catching on with fashionistas…be on the lookout for Home Depot logo...
Jul 2, 2013 1:30 PM ET