Brinkley’s Hardware is 103 years old and has been a family-owned business with proprietors all named Brinkley for four generations.
The locals count on Brinkley’s Hardware to have the necessary items and knowledge to repair anything in the house or on the farm. There is plenty of expert advice given out every day.
Many a tourist comes in and will walk the aisles to drink in the visuals of an old-timey museum of culturally needed household items, hardware, and appliances. The local saying is, “If we don’t have it you don’t need it”
Brinkley’s Hardware is located in Elk Park, North Carolina adjoining several very unique antique stores, stores with collectible items, and more that satisfy the person thinking the shop is a museum