09/17/2021 Highlights: Top headlines and insights Here's the highlight reel of the week's major stories from HBSDealer. HBSDealer Staff The week of news included milestones and metrics of major interest to hardware and building supply dealers. Here are some of the stories that generated pageviews in the digital pages of HBSDealer. Related Content A milestone and more for Floor & Decor The fast-growing retailer expects to open 27 new locations by the end of 2021. Carr Hardware to buy Lee Hardware Competitors for 80 years, two Western Massachusetts businesses join forces. As lumber prices weaken, other construction costs jump Some residential construction categories have seen 30% price increases this year.