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 […]READ MORE
Your home is most likely your largest investment, so keeping it in good shape not only saves you money in costly repairs later on, it protects and can even increase your home’s value. Do more repairs and regular home maintenance yourself with these tips and tricks from the experts at Rocky’s Ace Hardware.
If you’re like many, you spent the larger part of March wishing for the next season’s arrival, and over the last couple of weeks, for its seasonal warmth. Well, wishes granted: Spring is in full swing. So, open those windows, take in the air—and get started on that annual project list! In the world of […]READ MORE
This video details the differences between traps and poisons for controlling rodents in your home. Both are highly effective, but there are certain advantages to each. Traps can be simple or highly advanced, and if you have a small rodent population, they can often eliminate rodents within 24 hours. For larger rodent populations, baits can […]READ MORE
As you look through the plumbing aisle at your local Rocky’s Ace Hardware, you will see lots of plumbing products, from foaming drain cleaners to plungers and augers. This video with Ace’s Lou Manfredini explains the uses of these different products and demonstrates how to clear a clogged toilet without calling a plumber.READ MORE
As you replace incandescent light bulbs with energy-saving LEDs or CFLs, your old dimmer switch might not be compatible. You’ll need a universal dimmer switch and LED or CFL bulbs labeled as dimmable. Learn basic instructions for installing a single-pole universal dimmer switch including how to use a wire stripper, using a voltage tester and […]READ MORE
Learn about common rodents that like to invade your home. This video provides detailed information about where these pests like to hide and what they like to eat so you can quickly find and identify these pests. Also learn indicators that you can look for if you suspect that you have rodents in your home.READ MORE