99% at menards, 1% at lowes.
Can't buy #1 yellow pine floor joices at lowes can at menards. Can't drive truck in yard to load at lowes, can at menards. Lucky to have 2 check out lines at lowes, many at menards. 2-4 people working in each department at menards. Lucky to find one person at lowes. Last year was a slow year only spent $3500 at menards. Bought one refrigerator at lowes, $850.
Contractors can get things delivered for free at menards within 20 miles or so.
Buy appliances, mower belts and mower blades at lowes, Lumber, plumbing, paints and everything else at menards. Make many trips weekly to menards.
Always see more cars at Menards compared to lowes.