Established in 1979, L. I. Hardware started in a 4,000 square foot store located on Veterans Memorial Hwy in Bohemia. L. I. Hardware serves the surrounding communities of Bohemia, Oakdale, Ronkonkoma, Holbrook, Sayville, W. Sayville, E. Islip, C. Islip, Islandia, Patchogue, Bayport & Bluepoint. The management and staff shaped the store with increasing emphasis on local commercial & industrial businesses serving state, county and town governments, major manufacturing companies such as Symbol Technologies, Computer Associates, Nature's Bounty, national companies including Holiday Inn, Hilton, local colleges and universities such as Dowling College, St John's University, St Joseph's College, SUNY at Stony Brook, and thousands of local businesses of all sizes. L. I. Hardware boasts over 1,000 commercial lines of credit to local businesses.
By providing excellent customer service and quality merchandise combined with convenience and fair pricing, L. I. Hardware is a successful member of the community. Originally a small company with three employees, the store has since relocated to a larger, 20,000+ square foot location on Veterans Memorial Hwy with over 40 employees. L. I. Hardware enthusiastically supports many local and national charities such as Little League, Scouts, religious and educational programs, social programs, children's programs and environmental organizations. L. I. Hardware values its relationships with its loyal neighbors. L. I. Hardware provides a clean, safe, convenient and helpful store to shop for your hardware needs.