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Plymouth Wallpaper Co. closes Catonsville store, studies options for future

Plymouth Wallpaper Co. closes Catonsville store, studies options for future

Plymouth Wallpaper, a fixture in the heart of Catonsville since the early 1980s, closed its doors for the final time earlier this month.

The decision to close the Frederick Road storefront was made earlier this month, said Brian Casey, president of The Casey Group, a Towson-based financial services firm that is helping run the company. The store's final day was Jan. 13.

Casey said the closure was for financial reasons. Home-improvement stores, such as Lowe's and Home Depot, have changed the landscape for smaller independent shops such as Plymouth, he said.

"We've got a building that's worth some money and the business wasn't generating as much as they thought was...

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