Conn's Inc. is an American furniture, mattress, and hardware store chain, headquartered in Woodlands, Texas, United States. The chain has stores in Alabama, Arizona, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. Inside Texas Con has stores in Greater Houston, Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, Greater San Antonio, El Paso Grand, Corpus Christi Grand, Southeast Texas, and South Texas. in 1890, Edward Eastham founded the Eastham Plumbing and Heating Company in Beaumont, Texas. The first National Bank in Beaumont took over the company and renamed plumbing and heating, inc. in 1931. Plumbing and Heating, The Company hired Carol Washington Con, Sr. in 1933. He bought the company one year later and changed the name to Conn Plumbing and Heating. in 1937, Kun began selling refrigerators and soon added gas ranges to their stock. By 1940, Cohn had bought a shop building and moved the company to 268 Pearl Street in Beaumont. The company's second store opened in 1959 on 11th Street in Beaumont.