Landmark Rt. 22 Red Oak Hardware – Owner Retiring after 50 Years

Extensive Stock of Chrome, Stainless & Galvanized – All Sizes Standard & Metric Hardware, Tools, Plumbing Fixtures, Electrical, Paint & Stain, Lawn & Garden, General Merchandise – All New & Packaged! 

Perfect for Contractors, Rehab, & Rental Property Owners!


 Register to Bid Here!


Bidding Opens: Thursday, January 18, 2024 at 9AM

Bidding Closes: Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at 1PM

 (Two lots will close every minute starting at 1:00pm)


Previews On-Site:

Thursday, February 1, 2024, 10AM to 2PM &

Tuesday, February 6, 2024, 10AM to 2PM


Previews Location:

3456 Hwy. 22

Somerville, NJ 08876

(near Whitehouse, NJ – Hunterdon County)

Items Include:


Extensive selection of packaged ‘Irwin’ goods, Buck Hardwood cabinets, drawers & bins w/ screws, nuts, bolts, chrome & stainless steel & galvanized washers, machine and wood screws, washers, hex nuts, coarse bolts, Phillips head, Complete metric inventory of Midwest Fastener Corp. products – bins of grade 2 fine & full thread, Midwest Acorn Nut Co. drawers of chrome fine thread hardware, U bolts, snaps, lag screws, & More!



Full wall of residential bath, sink & toilet parts, Fittings: PVC, brass & copper & plastic, Complete set of bins w/ plastic, brass & copper flair & compression fittings, galvanized fittings, & More!



Carol all purpose electrical wire spools & racks, switch plates, plugs, sockets, dimmers, bulbs, outdoor lights, TV & telephone connectors, home and automotive fuses, & More!


Paint & Supplies:

Gallons of paint, rollers, trays, Rust-Oleum, Cabot & Minwax stain & wax, Varathane stain, & More!


Yard & Garden:

Large Qty. brand names like Ortho, Bayer, bug & weed killer, repellents and garden care products, garden tools & chemicals, Ice Melt, Rainbird Pop Up sprinklers & heads


General Merchandise:

Metric & US threaded rods, spooled chain & rope, outdoor signs & house numbers, floor cleaning products, door repair parts, locks and Large qty. and variety of cabinet pulls, Baldwin handles & dead bolts, pool chemicals, Irwin packaged hand tools, drill bits, blades, masonry blades & More!



KD50C Ilco Key Machine w/ blanks, 2 glass cutting machines, store gondolas, display rods & cases, 7 pcs. Johnson Build a Deck tool packages, & More!


Auctioneer’s Note:

Red Oak Hardware – Owner retiring after 50 years! $150,000 inventory must be liquidated! Up to date stock and older, harder to find items!


 Pick-Up & Removal:

Thursday, February 8, 2024, 9AM to 3PM &

Friday, February 9, 2024, 9AM to 3PM



 (732) 776-7222

Red Oak Hardware Auction – Terms & Conditions

Auction Date: January 18, 2024 to February 7, 2024


  1. Peter Costanzo Auctioneers has put forth every effort in preparing the catalog for this auction to provide accurate descriptions of all items. All property is sold “as-is” and it is the buyer’s responsibility to determine the exact condition of each item. Printed statements or descriptions by staff are provided in good faith and are matters of opinion. All sales are FINAL and there are absolutely NO refunds.

  3. If you are interested in participating in our online auctions you must register online. Please provide an accurate phone number and email address upon registering. After you request to bid, an auction employee will take the authorized hold with the credit card you placed on file. NJ bidders are required to post a $250.00 authorized hold deposit, Out-of-State bidders are required to post a $500.00 authorized hold deposit & International bidders are required to post a $5,000.00 authorized hold deposit. The authorized hold deposit may be waived for long-time well-established bidders at the auctioneer’s discretion. (PLEASE NOTE: AN ADDITIONAL HOLD DEPOSIT OF UP TO 25% MAY BE REQUIRED, AT THE DISCRETION OF THE AUCTIONEER, EITHER DURING OR AT THE CONCLUSION OF BIDDING ON CERTAIN LOTS. THE DEPOSIT IS AN AUTHORIZED HOLD ONLY. YOUR CREDIT CARD WILL NOT BE CHARGED AT THIS TIME. IF YOU ARE NOT A WINNING BIDDER, THE MONEY WILL BE RELEASED FROM THE HOLD WITHIN APPROXIMATELY 24 HOURS OF THE CLOSE OF SALE).

  5. Please allow up to 24 hours for approval/authorization to be complete. All persons requesting to bid MUSTcomplete the registration process one hour prior to the close of the auction (Wednesday, February 7, by 12 Noon, EST). Bid requests that are received after this time cannot be processed.

  7. In order to better serve our customers, all bidders must provide their name, address, daytime phone number, and email address where they can be contacted in order to assure good contact between Peter Costanzo Auctioneers and the bidder throughout any transactions.

  9. By registering to bid, all persons acknowledge to have full knowledge of these “Terms and Conditions of Sale” and agree to be bound thereby.

  11. By placing a bid, all persons acknowledge that they are agreeing to be bound by all Terms & Conditions of this auction sale.

  13. Bidding will open on Thursday, January 18, 2024, at 9:00 AM and lots will start closing on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, at 1:00 PM. Two lots will close every 1-minute beginning with Lot Number 1.

  15. Bid Extension:The closing of a lot is automatically extended 3 minutes whenever a bid is placed during the last 3 minutes of the item’s closing time.

  17. On-site Previews will be held on Thursday, February 1, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, & Tuesday, February 6, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. All previews will be held at 3546 Hwy. 22 Somerville, NJ 08876. Look for Auction Signs. Catalogs will be available on-site.

  19. BUYER’S PREMIUM: There is an 18% Buyer’s Premium added to the final bid price.

  21. SALES TAX: This sale is subject to 6.625% NJ State Sales Tax.

  23. PAYMENT:Cash, wire transfers, and bank checks are the preferred methods of payment. For any cash payments over $10,000, the purchaser is required to fill out an IRS Form 8300 at the time of payment. Credit cards will also be accepted (there is a 3.0% service processing fee for paying with credit cards through the invoice link & a 4% service processing fee for on-site credit card payments). You will be emailed an invoice after the auction has ended. Your invoice will include instructions for wire transfer payments, a link to pay by credit card & other payment information. If wire transfers or other forms of payment are not received by 4 PM EST Friday, February 9, 2024, credit cards used for the credit card authorization forms provided for registration approval may be charged the full amount of the purchase, if necessary.

  25. REMOVAL/PICK-UP: PURCHASERS MUST REMOVE THE MERCHANDISE FROM THE PREMISES AT THEIR OWN RISK & LIABILITY. Peter Costanzo Auctioneers DOES NOT provide any shipping. Merchandise is located at and must be picked up on-premises at 3546 Hwy. 22 Somerville, NJ 08876. Look for Auction Signs. All purchases are made at the purchaser’s risk and the auctioneer is not responsible if all or any part is lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed from any cause. Items that are paid for in full but missing at the time of removal/pick-up may be remedied by either item substitution, if available, or a refund for the lot. Auctioneer shall not be liable for non-delivery to the purchaser of any lots. Shipping arrangements and cost are the BUYER’S SOLE RESPONSIBILITY. Removal and rigging are to be at the purchaser’s own expense, risk, and liability. All rigging and delivery arrangements are strictly the responsibility of the purchaser and rigging company. Peter Costanzo Auctioneers takes no responsibility for these arrangements whatsoever. PURCHASERS MUST SUPPLY THEIR OWN BOXES, PACKING MATERIALS & LABOR.

  27. REMOVAL PICK-UP DATES & TIMES: Purchasers must schedule the removal of items with Peter Costanzo Auctioneers. Removal days and times will be Thursday & Friday, February 8th & 9th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, please call the auction company to schedule pick-up. All items must be picked up by 3:00 PM Friday, February 9, 2024, unless other arrangements have been made. Any items not picked up in the time allotted will be subject to storage fees, or considered abandoned.

  29. In the event of a billing error the buyer is obligated to pay any deficiency upon presentation of a corrected bill.’

  31. Auctioneer reserves the right to resolve any dispute regarding bids or bidders. The auction company reserves the right to refuse any bid or bidder, the auction company is not obligated to approve all bidder registration requests.’

  33. Record of the sale is being kept by the auctioneer & bookkeeper and will be taken as final in the event of any dispute.

  35. THIS LISTING IS ONLY A GUIDE AND ACCURACY IS NOT GUARANTEED. EVERY ITEM WILL SELL “AS IS” “WHERE-IS”. PLEASE INSPECT INVENTORY & EQUIPMENT PRIOR TO BIDDING. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. No sale shall be invalidated by reason of any defect or inaccuracy in any of the lots by reason of their being incorrectly described or photographed in this listing or elsewhere and no liability shall be borne by the Auctioneers in respect of any such fault or errors. These listings have been prepared only as a guide based on information from sources generally believed to be reliable and from the Consignor, but the accuracy thereof cannot be guaranteed or warranted by the Auctioneers, and you hereby agree to hold harmless Peter Costanzo Auctioneers and its employees for any errors or omissions regarding the item(s) being sold. This information includes but is not limited to written and/or oral descriptions, year, make, model, machine or engine hours, physical condition, options, features, photographs, and other data pertinent to the value of the item. Bidder acknowledges that it is their responsibility to inspect all items and to make their own inquires. There shall be no guarantees or warranties, expressed or implied, statutory, or otherwise, of any nature whatsoever. Each, and every, lot will be sold “as is” “where is”. Specifically, but not to restrict the generality of the foregoing, the Auctioneers make no representation or warranty on any of the lots which are the subject of the auction.

  37. USE OF SITE: The inventory will be offered with online interactive bidding on Peter Costanzo Auctioneers website, powered by Nextlot. Peter Costanzo Auctioneers and Nextlot cannot and will not be held responsible for any interruption in service, errors, and/or omissions caused by any means and does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted service or use of the site. Bidder acknowledges that this auction is conducted electronically and relies on hardware and software that may malfunction without warning. Peter Costanzo Auctioneers Inc., in its sole discretion, may void any sale, temporarily suspend bidding, and re-sell any item/lots that were affected by any malfunction.

  39. PURCHASER COMPLIANCE: If the purchaser fails to comply with any of the stated and printed “Terms and Conditions of Sale” including but not limited to full payment, method of payment, and removal of purchased goods, the auctioneer at his option may declare the purchaser in default without notice and retain all monies paid as liquidated damages and pursue legal remedies available for enforcement of purchaser’s performance or to recover losses caused by purchaser’s default. These losses may include, but are not limited to, restocking, moving, storage, and any and all expenses related to the reselling of the goods and any losses on any subsequent sale.

  41. As a winning bidder for items in the February 7, 2024, auction conducted by Peter Costanzo Auctioneers, the purchaser agrees to be bound by all of the auction terms regarding payment and removal of purchased items. Purchaser has accepted these terms and conditions upon registration for bidding. Purchaser acknowledges that the removal of purchased items is their sole responsibility. All purchases are made at the purchaser’s risk and the auctioneer is not responsible if all or any part is lost, stolen, damaged, or destroyed from any cause. Items that are paid for in full but missing at the time of removal/pick-up may be remedied by either item substitution, if available, or a refund for the missing items. Auctioneer shall not be liable for non-delivery to the purchaser of any lots. Purchaser enters the property at their own risk and liability and holds the Auction Co. harmless for any damage to goods during removal. Purchaser also holds the Auction Co. harmless and free of any liability whatsoever for any injury or claims of any kind by any person that may arise during the previews and/or removal of any item or while on the premises at 3546 Hwy. 22  Somerville, NJ 08876.




(732) 776-7222 & (732) 810-2187


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Peter Costanzo Auctioneers

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Neptune City Office
Peter Costanzo
22 Smock Street
Neptune City, NJ 07753-6743
Phone: (732) 776-7222
Fax: 732-776-5177

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