English’s is here to help you every step of the way.

We are your local hardware and building supply store. Come see us and you’ll see why we’ve been in business for over 100 years!

Large Selection of Men's and Women's Carhartt

We have a large selection of coats, pants, shirts, hats, and boots!  Many styles and sizes are available!  Carhartt is an iconic brand that we’re very proud to represent here at English’s.



Construction Rental Equipment

We have a wide variety of rental equipment including: Bobcat, concrete mixes, jack hammer, assorted drain snakes, saws and more.  Give us a call at  434-369-4771 to reserve a piece of rental equipment.  

valspar paint

Paint – Pratt&Lambert, Valspar, Cabot and Davis

Change any room in your home with paint!  English’s offers Valspar, Pratt & Lambert, Cabot and Davis paint!  Between these collections, the only trouble you’ll have will be narrowing down your color selections!

Landscaping Rental Equipment

Our landscaping rental equipment includes: seed spreader, auger, wood splitter, pressure washer, tiller, chipper and more.  Give us a call at 434-369-4771 to reserve a piece of rental equipment today.  

Building Supplies

Whether you’re a contractor or doing it yourself; let our staff help you.  Treated lumber, decking, framing lumber, dry wall products, windows and doors – if you need it for your home improvement project, English’s has it!



home improvement Altavista Virginia


We offer a wide variety of tools, from basic tools to power tools.  We have everything you need to get your projects done!  

Windows • Doors • Decking • Shingles • Cabinetry • Paint • Carhartt • Treated Wood and Lumber • Plumbing • Case Knives • And Much More!
delivery trucks

English’s Delivers

With a variety of trucks, we can deliver any of the products you purchase from English’s The Complete Home Store. Boom trucks, flatbeds, dump trucks, moffetts and more. Let us save you the trouble – English’s Delivers.

Carhartt • Valspar • Pratt & Lambert • Trex • Johns Manville • Ply Gem • CertainTeed • Atrium • Armstrong • Quick-Step

English's The Complete Home Store

Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm
Saturday, 8am - 1pm

Phone: 434-369-4771

1522 Main Street
Altavista, VA 24517

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Questions about your home improvement project or building needs? We can help!