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A.H. Harris Branch Spotlight – Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

by A.H. Harris

On July 12th, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ opened its new A.H.Harris Branch. With its new team and services behind it, it will be a great asset and resource to Harris and our customers in the region. Servicing North East New Jersey, this property is on route 17 North between Route 3 and Route 80, just minutes from MetLife Stadium and American Dream, and only 10 miles from New York City. This 5,000 square foot facility has approximately a 7,500 square foot yard and has been a construction supply house for over 40 years, which has made it the ideal site for our new location. Our Hasbrouck Heights facility hours are from 7:00am to 4:00pm, giving customers and associates time to check out and browse our new storefront.

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A.H. Harris Branch Spotlight - Plattsburgh, NY

by Martin Hennig

Our AH Harris Plattsburgh, New York branch opened its doors in 1997. Located about 1 mile off interstate 87 exit 38N, we have 2 full time employees at our location, myself, branch manager Warren Robare, and inside sales/warehouse man Jeff Ouimette. I started working for Harris in July of 2001, displaced from my old job of 10+ years at a local Lumber yard/home center. Jeff will be here 6 years in May. We carry a wide variety of construction industry specialties for heavy highway, road and bridge, commercial and your residential construction needs. We have close to a 10,000 sqft warehouse/yard and showroom to stock all your material needs. We serve the tri-county area (Clinton, Essex, and Franklin). We currently don’t have delivery capabilities, but if you would like a delivery in the area, we can easily set up delivery out of our Albany hub for you, as we have regular stock trucks coming north twice a week on Monday and Wednesday’s.

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A.H. Harris Branch Spotlight - Cranston, Rhode Island

by Martin Hennig

After years of covering the Rhode Island market through our Medfield, MA (now Plainville, MA) location, A.H. Harris Construction Supplies opened its Rhode Island Branch in February of 1995 on Jefferson Boulevard in Warwick, RI. Twenty years and two location changes later, we have gone from a modest 4,000 SF building to our current 17,000 SF store and warehouse at 30 Freeway Drive in Cranston where we have been serving our customers from since 2008.

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A.H. Harris Branch Spotlight - Massena, NY

by Martin Hennig

AH Harris Massena purchased the existing building at 30 Hill Street in Massena, NY, from Germanetti & Ryan Construction in September 2000. With only 3 employees, an old international flatbed truck and a small pickup truck, we soon became a force to be reckoned with for top quality construction supplies & accessories in the Northern New York area! Click map below to see our neighborhood.

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A.H. Harris Branch Spotlight - Henrietta, NY (Rochester)

by Martin Hennig

Located at a convenient spot off of the NYS thruway and I 390 which allows easy access from any direction, we have been at this location for almost 5 years, but in the Rochester market for over a decade. We specialize in forming and shoring rentals, concrete patching and repair, road and bridge work, insulated concrete forms (Fox Blocks), rock salt & ice melt for winter, site work materials, waterproofing, masonry accessories, concrete and masonry hand tools, safety equipment, roadway signs, traffic control, caulking and accessories, concrete sealers and ties of all lengths and sizes for all job types. Our customers are typically contractors, home owners, handymen and municipalities. Brochures and full catalog can be downloaded right on our website www.ahharris.com or picked up in our store.

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A.H. Harris Branch Spotlight – Stamford, CT

by Martin Hennig

At the southern tip of Connecticut and the doorstep of New York metro lies our Harris Stamford store. We moved from an 8000sf warehouse to a 10,000sf facility in 2004 to accommodate for the increase in construction activity and building supplies demand in the area. We built a new showroom in 2014 and increased our warehouse capacity by an additional 150 pallets. We are conveniently located at 226 Selleck Street, only 2 blocks away from I-95 at exit 6. We cover Fairfield, CT, Westchester County and Putnam County. Our team offers custom and quick turnaround for rebar fabricating up to about 10 tons. Larger orders are handled through our sister company ‘HarMac Rebar & Steel’ which has 2 plants nearby in Sayreville New Jersey and Fryeburg Maine.

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A.H. Harris Branch Spotlight – Bristol, VA

by Martin Hennig

AH Harris has been serving the Bristol Virginia region for over 15 years and we currently occupy our third facility, a building that is considerably larger than the previous ones. With 18,000sf of storage, our upgraded facility allows us to double our inventory to best serve the growing local market and provide our customers with superior quality construction materials and building solutions. We are strategically located less than one hundred yards from interstate 81 and ideally positioned to deliver products with maximum efficiency and convenience to a number of different regions in five states. We offer weekly deliveries to Johnson City and Kingsport in Tennessee, as well as the entire area surrounding the tri-cities region. We also service all of southwest Virginia from the coalfields of Grundy to historic Wytheville and west to Kentucky and West Virginia. We recently added an experienced account manager to our team and have expanded our service area into western North Carolina as well as the entire northeastern Tennessee region, from Knoxville to Mountain City.

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Good news for Maine - new A.H. Harris Augusta store opening in a few weeks

by Martin Hennig

A.H. Harris Augusta has been serving 8 counties in Central Maine (Androscoggin, Franklin, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Oxford, Sagadahoc & Somerset) from its current location since the summer of 1989. After 25+ years, branch manager Daryl and team are excited to move into their new facility. But don't worry - they're not moving far. Just across the street as a matter of fact.

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