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Norfolk Hardware & Home Center

Additional Locations

Phone: (800) 894-6600 Fax: (617) 296-3772 View Additional Phone Numbers 981 Morton Street, Mattapan, MA 02126 View Additional Email Addresses View Additional Web Addresses

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Norfolk Hardware, Inc. is a full service hardware store located in Boston. We have everything you need to build or maintain your home or business including paint, hardware, plumbing, electrical, janitorial products, lumber and building materials.

Norfolk Hardware is the parent company of Norfolk Kitchen and Bath which sells kitchen and bath cabinets, countertops, and accessories. Norfolk Kitchen and Bath works with a wide array of customers including remodeling contractors, property management companies, housing authorities, and homeowners.

All of our companies are family owned and operated by the Rosen family.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Norfolk Hardware & Home Center meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Norfolk Hardware & Home Center include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 4 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

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Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

4 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 1 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 1
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 3
Total Closed Complaints 4

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Norfolk Hardware & Home Center
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: March 14, 1991 Business started: 01/01/1934 in MA Business incorporated 01/01/1966 in MA
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security
One Ashburton Place, Boston MA 02108
Phone Number: (617) 727-7775 or TTY: (617) 727-6618
Fax Number: 617-727-4764
The number is 136539.

Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security
One Ashburton Place, Boston MA 02108
Phone Number: (617) 727-7775 or TTY: (617) 727-6618
Fax Number: 617-727-4764
The number is CS-072827.

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Benjamin Rosen, Principal Mr. Stewart M. Rosen, President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Benjamin Rosen, Principal
Principal: Mr. Stewart M. Rosen, President
Number of Employees


Business Category


Products & Services

Norfolk Hardware & Home Center sells the following brand(s): Al Major Brands of Tools and Hardware, Armstrong Cabinets, Benjamin Moore Paint, California Paint, Eastman Street Cabinets, JSI Cabinets, Showplace Cabinets, Sunco Cabinets

Method(s) of Payment
Personal Check
Business Check
Cashiers Check
Money Order
American Express
Debit Card
Refund and Exchange Policy
The business states that their refund policy is as follows: All items returned for credit must be accompanied by original sales receipt. Items without a receipt may be accepted for credit at management's discretion, and will be credited at the lowest price for which the items has sold. Opened packages and bundles accepted for return will be credited less 15% for handling. Refunds will be made by the same method as the original payment by the buyer. Special order items require a deposit of 1/2 of the order total, and are non refundable. Window and screen repairs must be paid in full before completion, and are non refundable. Items not returnable for credit: Special order goods, emergency equipment (pumps, heaters, batteries & power tools), custom mixed paint, custom counter tops, seasonal items, labor and delivery fees, merchandise cut to size (including keys, window shades, pipe, tubing, robe, chain, wire, runner, screening and lumber). Customer assumes responsibility for all measurements and amounts ordered. Not responsible for goods left more than 30 days.
Alternate Business Names
Norfolk Hardware, Inc. Norfolk Kitchen & Bath
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.