COLUMBUS, GA: 2019 continues to usher new business into the Columbus and Phenix City market. A Tampa-Florida-based tire and rim shop has now become the latest business to lay foundation in the Fountain City.
Tampa, Florida-based Rent and Roll, more commonly called R&R is altering a former hardware store in Columbus to make way for a new 11,975-square-foot store in the Fountain City.
A little over a year ago the company issued a public press release expressing that it was interested in opening a franchise in the Columbus or Phenix City area. As of September 2018 the interest had materialized into a new store coming to town.
Contemporary Contractors LLC is making alterations to the former True Value Hardware store that was located at 5300 Veterans Parkway in Columbus. The alteration includes the addition of several bays and a showroom on the nearly 12,000-square foot store front.
Work started on the building an September and is nearing wrapping up now. R&R is a 19-year-old company that has grown to more than 100-stores in 22 states. The nearest location to Columbus is located in Montgomery, Alabama about 90 miles away.