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California Hardware Store To Close After 100 Years

Fisher Hardware and Lumber, Santa Monica, Ca., will close its doors next year due to pending increases in rental costs. The news was confirmed by owner Erik Jorgensborg, who’s been with the company since 1975.

Fisher Hardware and Lumber, Santa Monica, Ca., will close its doors next year due to pending increases in rental costs. The news was confirmed by owner Erik Jorgensborg, who’s been with the company since 1975.

Jorgensborg told the Daily Press that the property is up for sale and their lease is up next year. Founded in 1923, the longtime hardware store currently employs 10 people and is slated to close August 15, 2020.

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