10 Great Brands to Follow on Pinterest

Posted by Steve Kleber on Apr 25, 2012

By now, most people understand that Pinterest is a must for home and building product brands and have hopped on “pinning” the bandwagon. We’ve compiled a list of some of the Pinterest “Super Stars” and some “Up-and Coming” brands follow on Pinterest within the industry.

First, let’s get a couple of the no-brainers out of the way:

1. Lowes

Lowes is a U.S. based chain of retail home improvement and appliance stores. They have the most pins and offer a wider variety than any of the other brands on this list, for obvious reasons. Their boards include ides for the home- both inside and out. They’ve got great DIY projects and ideas for decorating, cooking and gift-giving. Pro-Tip: For all the animal lovers, check out their Pet Project Board.

http://pinterest.com/lowes/

2. Home Depot

THD’s  Pinterest has a boundless selection of boards. Home Depot displays many aspects of the home, such as entrances, living Rooms and outdoor living as well as color trends, wedding inspiration and even party planning!  Home Depot is trying to appeal to their audience’s lifestyle and goes above and beyond showcasing their own products. Pro-tip: Check out their “Small Spaces, Big Impact” board for creative ways to maximize space!

http://pinterest.com/homedepot/

3. Masonite Doors

Masonite is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of interior doors and entry door systems. Masonite Doors have organized their boards to display everything from door culture, genres of décor and ideas for your home to famous doors throughout the world.  Pro-tip: Gain inspiration from Masonite’s pins and paint your front door a color that matches your personality.

http://pinterest.com/masonitedoors/

4. WoodTrac by Sauder

Sauder is the 6th largest furniture manufacturer in the United States and offers a wide range of products. The WoodTrac Ceiling System is a DIY and sustainable project used to upgrade ceilings. WoodTrac has boards dedicated to ceilings of all kinds that range from unusual, beautiful and wood to historic ceilings. Pro-tip: If you like to stay busy with weekend projects, look at their board of cool DIY projects.

http://pinterest.com/woodtrac/

5. Pegasus Lighting

Pegasus is an online lighting retailer selling unique lighting products to customers across the U.S. and around the globe. PL’s pins showcase all the amazing things you can do with lighting and as such, boards are categorized by room type as well as a board for products dealing with lighting. Pro-tip: Check out some of the unique usages of lighting they pinned. Who knew you could have color-changing LED Lights in your steps?

http://pinterest.com/pegasuslighting/

6. Benjamin Moore

It’s no secret Benjamin Moore produces high-quality paints and finishes. BM uses their boards to showcase all the different ways you can use colorful paints throughout your home. Boards range from chalkboard paint inspired DIY projects and stencil inspiration to various paint collections available. Pro-tip: Take a peek at their “color cAPPtured” board. All of the pins are screenshots of BM’s mobile app in action. Pretty awesome!

http://pinterest.com/benjamin_moore/

7.Crossville, Inc

Crossville Tile manufactures and distributes premium Porcelain Stone tile throughout the United States. Crossvile’s boards display lots of variety and include boards dedicated to color schemes and different aspects of the home like intricate stairways and stunning focal points.  Pro-tip:  If you’re a fan of color, check out their board dedicated to Pantone’s color of the year, Tangerine Tango.

http://pinterest.com/crossvilleinc/

8. Armstrong Flooring

Armstrong offers hundreds of floor covering options for people to choose from. Armstrong has applied Pinterest to incorporate all types of floors and flooring options from hardwoods, vinyl floors in the Dining Room, Bathroom, and Kitchen. Within the varied scope of pins, users will find everything from Spring Fever items and  Color Trends to Valentine’s Day ideas and images. Pro-tip: Need a trip to the beach? Armstrong has a fun board exclusively dedicated to “Sea & Sky”.

http://pinterest.com/armstrongfloors/

9. Berloni America

Berloni  is a family-owned Italian company that has been manufacturing European modular kitchen cabinets and furnishings for the home for over 50 years. Their Pinterest is dedicated to their products, exclusively. They categorize their boards by areas such as night area and kitchens, as well as by products such as sofas, chairs and stools. Pro-tip: Definitely look at Berloni’s Kitchen’s board. It does a fantastic job of showcasing the different Berloni applications.

http://pinterest.com/berloniamerica/

10. Elmira Stove Works

A brand near and dear to our hearts! Elmira builds elegant, antique kitchen appliances, retro 1950’s refrigerators and charming 1850’s reproduction cookstoves. On Pinterest, Elmira stays true to its roots with boards dedicated to retro inspiration and antique appreciation. Mostly kitchen-based, pins can be anything from kitchen design, tasty recipes and entertaining ideas to holiday themed food.  Pro-tip: Be the first of your friends to pin the Elmira Brewmaster. It’s a hybrid refrigerator-kegerator!

http://pinterest.com/elmirastove/

Which are some of your favorite brands to follow on Pinterest?

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