84 Lumber razed

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Re: 84 Lumber razed

Postby nyandw » Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:40 pm

Perhaps the demise here is due to the "pressure" of Home Depot (Sunrise Hwy, Bay Shore) in the same way that Grossman's, Pergament, Shand's Hardware, and Ace Hardware in the Patchogue (Sunrise Hwy) area were eliminated.
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Re: 84 Lumber razed

Postby Teutobergerwald » Wed Apr 25, 2012 7:35 am

Home Depot & Lowe's have got to have something to do with it. Also, several Sears Hardware stores on Long Island are closing.
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Re: 84 Lumber razed

Postby tj48 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 6:08 pm

Passed by the former 84 Lumber building yesterday. The building is being renovated and painted. The sliding door on the rail side of the building has been removed. The area where they stored lumber outside remains.
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Re: 84 Lumber razed

Postby Backshophoss » Sat Dec 08, 2012 1:50 am

Sears Hardware is closing due to the Sears+ K-Mart merger along with Home Depot/Lowes/ACE Hardware and
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