Welcome! Update: November 3rd

  • Downes & Reader has been serving the New England area since 1973. We have wholesale distribution yards in Stoughton, MA and Blakeslee, PA. We also have retail locations with self-service bins in Milford, CT and Stoughton, MA. Our corporate office is located in Stoughton, MA.
  • We wish to provide and expanded inventory along with enhanced service going into the future.
  • As previously mentioned, any Maine Coast Lumber customers with a line of credit wishing to continue using their line of credit with Downes & Reader will need to fill out a Credit Application with us. The deadline for an open account status is November 15th. Please get your completed credit application to us by then. If we do not receive a line of credit application, we will default your account to COD status.
  • Customers with COD terms with Maine Coast Lumber will need to simply fill out a Downes & Reader COD Application along with a copy of their driver’s license. The driver’s license allows you to pay by check without us needing to verify your information every time you purchase and wish to pay by check.
  • Did you know?: Downes & Reader’s standard terms for a customer with a completed credit application is 1%10 Net 30. Customers will receive a 1% discount on their invoice if it is paid by check within 10 days of the delivery date.
  • If applicable, tax exempt forms must be filled out and returned with your application in order to have a a tax exempt status.
  • What are we doing to improve Maine Coast Lumber?: The York location has been closed. We are currently open on 4 Warren Ave in Westbrook, ME temporarily. The next step is to open an new location on 9 Laurence Dr in Gorham, ME over the next few weeks. The Gorham location is over 3 times the size of Westbrook and will be stocking new inventory along with many of the popular items Maine Coast Lumber has been providing for many years!


  • If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 1-800-788-5568.
  • We value your business and look forward to many years working together to strengthen and grow our businesses.


Best Regards,

The Downes & Reader Hardwood Team

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