Back of House / BOH


What is Back of House / BOH?

Definition of Back of House / BOH in Construction

In retail construction, the back of house is the portion of the project that is behind the sales floor. This area could include storage for inventory, coolers, freezers, the back of display coolers, employee lounges, maintenance facilities, etc. In addition, the loading docks are normally located in the back of house and are not available to the public. The terms back of house and front of house are very commonly used in all retail projects.