Ames Taping Tools, provider of automatic taping and finishing tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, has opened a second branch in the Houston area.

“We are excited to see continued growth in the Houston market,” said Karl Heinrich, Ames regional vice president – south. “The addition of a second Houston-area location will help us better serve our customers in the area as their workload increases and they look for solutions to streamline their finishing process.”

The new location gives Ames 70 corporate stores. It provides rental services for the company’s complete line of Ames automatic taping and finishing tools as well as an assortment of associated drywall products, merchandise and hand tools.