Ames Taping Tools, leading provider of automatic taping and finishing tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall industry, has opened its newest location in Tampa, Fla.

“We’re excited to bring a full-service Ames store location to the Tampa area,” said Karl Heinrich, Ames regional vice president – south. “We look forward to building closer relationships with our Tampa customers and supporting growth in this market.”

The addition of the Tampa location brings Ames to 74 corporate stores. The new store provides rental service for Ames’ complete line of automatic taping and finishing tools, and also sells the TapeTech line of automatic taping and finishing tools as well as an assortment of associated drywall products, merchandise and hand tools.

Ames Taping Tools is No. 81 on the RER 100.