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Don’t Deck the Halls, Paint Them!

When it comes to a DIY home improvement project right around the holidays, there might not be a better gift to give yourself, and those who will visit you, than completing an interior painting update. “Do You Hear What I Hear?” It’s someone at your local Rocky’s Ace Hardware helping you navigate the vast selection […]

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Holy Smokes! It’s Fire Prevention Month

As the winter season sprouts from the autumn slumber, so does the risk of potential house fires. According to the National Fire Protection Agency, on average, a fire department responded to a fire every 24 seconds in the United States, and residential structure fires occurred every 90 seconds. Whether from holiday cooking, fireplaces to keep […]

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Fall Lawn Care To-Do List

  It’s a consensus among lawn care professionals that the best way to ensure a thick, healthy lawn in the spring is to provide some “TLC” to your lawn in the fall. Many homeowners make the same basic mistakes before grass goes dormant and then wonder why their grass isn’t doing better the following year. […]

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Don’t Miss Your Lawn’s Most Important Meal

You did it! Your lawn survived the dog days of summer thanks to your tireless efforts—and the Scotts® 4-Step Lawn Care Schedule. Now, to keep your work preserved for next year apply Scotts Step® 4 Fall Fertilization to strengthen the roots and protect your grass over the winter and enhance your green up for a […]

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Forget the crew, Aquaphalt has the patch for you!

Homeowners are tasked with a common problem during the spring and summer, as driveways and roads have been battered from winter use, plows and street salt and left to look much like a piece of swiss cheese. When you begin to think of this repair, images of large crews, heavy machinery and dollar signs may […]

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Keep your lawn stress free this summer

As the sun sizzles, your lawn can fizzle as maintaining it in the summer can leave a homeowner as stressed as their lawn may look and feel. To ease the experience of dealing with summer lawn maintenance, Rocky’s has provided a few helpful tips. Check Your Deck Adjusting the height of your mower deck reduces […]

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Rocky’s is proud to support National Independent Retailer Month

Small and independent retailers drive the U.S. economy as they account for an estimated 40 percent of the total jobs in the American retail industry. These independent retailers provide employees a whopping 1.58 trillion in wages and benefits, accounting for a one-sixth of the American GDP, according to research from the National Retail Federation. To […]

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Protect your deck from short- and long-term threats

While the month of May is best known for the flowers it brings, it is also a great time to stain your outdoor deck. Water wreaks havoc on a wood deck’s finish. If your deck stain is still protecting the wood, it repels water. If it does not, it is time to protect your deck […]

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April showers can contribute to a green lawn come May!

To ensure a year-long lush lawn, proper lawn care in the month of April is critical. If spring lawn care is neglected, added maintenance could be required throughout the rest of the year. The good news is that the chores required in the spring don’t entail nearly the amount of work that you’ll have to […]

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