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Opening a Retail Hardware Store? Here are some Do’s and Don’ts for you!

October 15, 2021

Are you a new hardware store owner? Here are some Do’s and Don’ts to grow your business, keep your customers happy and make a tidy profit! Know what your customers…

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The long and short of Stainless Steel

October 4, 2021

What is Stainless Steel? Stainless steel, as you probably know already, is an alloy of iron, carbon and at least 10.5% chromium. The corrosion resistance of stainless steel can be…

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Why Hooks & Screws are Indispensable Connecting Hardware

September 15, 2021

The items most in demand at any hardware store are the array of hooks and screws in stock. Whether they are for home improvement projects, for marine rigging or to…

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Connecting Hardware for the Marine Industry

September 4, 2021

Those of us in the Marine Industry who are so used to having excellent connecting hardware right at hand because we buy regularly from Baron Hardware, America’s Leading Hardware Distributor…

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Chains – Classification according to Design and Usage – continued…

August 24, 2021

Mooring Chain Mooring chains, as the name suggests, are used to fasten boats, floats, etc. to the shore or to other objects in the water. High tensile strength chains are…

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Chains – Composition and Uses

August 2, 2021

Chains can be classified on the basis of their composition, design as well as their usage. Classified according to material: The most common metals used for making chains to be…

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Chains – Types and Grades

July 23, 2021

Encyclopaedia Britannica describes a chain as a series of links, usually of metal, joined together to form a flexible connector for various purposes, such as holding, pulling, hoisting, hauling, conveying,…

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Quick Links – The different varieties and applications

July 7, 2021

Quick links, as the name suggests, are used to quickly repair or connect chains in the field, even without the help of special tools. They are used to add chains…

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The Importance of quality connecting hardware in Construction and where to source them

June 24, 2021

This young intern from a local college had joined me for a day for a tour of the construction site I was working in. I am a site engineer with…

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Catering to a residential community? Stock home-improvement hardware from Baron!

June 4, 2021

Are you a friendly neighborhood retail hardware store in a broadly residential community? Do your customers often ask for home improvement hardware, especially connecting hardware which can be used for…

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