Hardware Stores

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Menards' arrival in the Twin Ports decades ago struck a blow to small neighborhood hardware stores. More hits followed when the mega retail chain opened two more stores here. Then, the 2001 opening of Home Depot in Duluth delivered another wallop.Big box competition has contributed to the closings of...

It’s easy to get lost in the aisles of a big box home improvement store. Although the big chains are often well-staffed, their sheer size means you can't always find a knowledgable employee when you need help picking out a wood stain or choosing sheetrock. If you need an expert opinion when purchasing supplies for your next home improvement, consider heading to your local independent hardware store. Many of these shops have been a part of the community for generations, so you can…

Hamshaw Lumber is a hardware store in Orange, MA and Keene, NH. Visit us for paint supplies, grills, lumber, wood pellets, apparel, and kitchen remodel ideas.

Local, trusted business relationships, especially those that last for generations, are hard to find.

Many retail stores in East Tennessee are sold out of sump pumps due to flooding; rental stores have few available.

Lenexa-based Westlake Ace Hardware has finalized its purchase of the Williams Ace Hardware stores in Wichita and Andover, which brings to an end an almost 60-year venture for Jim Williams and his family.

A major hardware store is refusing to supply Standing Rock protesters with heating supplies or other materials that could be used at the water protector's camps.

The winter weather is creating a salt shortage at hardware stores around the Twin Cities. Some stores have completely run out of salt and others are having a tough time keeping it on the shelves...

Welcome to Sears Hardware & Appliance Stores! Shop for hardware and appliances like refrigerators, washers & more. Buy online or in your local store today!

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - "I can't wait to get out here in the mornings because there's always something going on -- there's action here." Donald Lewter considers himself a very lucky man. He's retired from Lewter Hardware, but stops in daily to check things out.
Lewter Hardware has been a staple in Huntsville's downtown for nearly a century.

FASTSIGNS® of Milwaukee - Glendale worked with local Goodwill stores and transformed the customer experience to help Goodwill better achieve their goals.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is alerting the public about a recall on a popular drill sold at hardware stores nationwide.

Stores like Hamilton Hardware, the Bowdoin-Geneva institution that closed on Wednesday after 92 years, serve a function that can’t be replaced by online sellers or big-box retailers. It might be too late for Hamilton, but for the vitality of Boston’s neighborhoods it’s important that small hardware stores chart a pathway to survive under changed economic circumstances. Amazon and Home Depot have seriously disrupted many small bricks-and-mortar…

It's a sad day for some Central Florida home-tinkerers. Announced this morning, Lowe's Companies, which acquired the Orchard Supply Hardware chain in 2013, has decided...

Free and open source software design continue to gain traction in the burgeoning free and open source hardware (FOSH) field.

Washington Consumers’ Checkbook’s ratings of 94 area stores reveal that while national chains, such as Home Depot and Lowe’s, charge low prices, they generally also offer subpar advice and customer service.

Earlier this fall, Independent We Stand, a movement that exists to support independent businesses, k...