Please consider small businesses first when pricing your next purchase. Keep in mind that Big Box companies have bulk buying power that small businesses do not. They can make more profit even at lower prices. However, small businesses are often operating with very little profit trying to stay competitive with the big guys. A small business owner truly appreciates every customer that walks in their door.
The information provided by the author is not intended as a substitute for advice from a doctor... or a bus driver... or a mime.