As your local Ace
Hardware, Carstens is a member of the largest
retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the industry. Carstens Ace
Hardware is unique and tailored to meet the needs of its local
community and customers. We are committed to being "the Helpful Place"
offering our customers knowledgeable advice, helpful service and quality
products. As the helpful hardware folks, we promise
that, "helping you is the most important thing we have to do today."
Having the right tools is the key to any successful project. If you own a
home or a vehicle, you know having quality tools is also a must for
day-to-day maintenance and repairs. At Ace, you'll find a wide selection
of tools from name brands you trust including Craftsman, DeWalt and
Stanley. Just remember to operate all tools according to their
specifications and be sure to wear the necessary safety equipment.
never know when you might need them so it’s best to have a basic tool
set on hand. Remember, to keep your tools in a spot where you can easily
grab them when necessary. And if you need a place to store your gear,
Ace has tool boxes to fit your needs and budget. For tool FAQs
and project ideas, check out our Project and Solutions section.
Unless you’re a licensed electrician, chances are most of your
electrical encounters around the home will focus around testing,
replacing and preventing -- testing to ensure electrical equipment and
connections are working properly, replacing worn or outdated electrical
accessories (outlets, surge protectors and cords), and preventing your home from electrical hazards.
through your home at least twice a year to inspect worn wiring, test
all ground-fault circuit interrupters (GFCIs), particularly after
electrical storms, and reorganize overloaded outlets. Then, make a list
of the electric supplies necessary to make the proper updates and head
to your local Ace. We can help provide the electrical products,
electrical supplies and advice to get the job done right. We even stock
flashlights and portable lighting to help you prepare for or get through
Check out our Projects & Solutions section for basic advice on
electrical maintenance and updates around the home as well as helpful
do-it-yourself electrical project guides like how to install outdoor lighting
. If you still have questions or have a more extensive update to make, be sure to consult a licensed professional.
Whether you're looking to update your cabinet knobs or simply replace your mailbox,
finishing touches can make a big impact on the look and feel of your
home. And, Ace Hardware has all the home hardware supplies and advice
you need to get the job done.
While Ace can help you with
hardware goods to refresh the look of your home, we also have many
hardware products to keep your family safe. In addition to securing your
doors with locks and deadbolts, make sure you install smoke detectors
and carbon monoxide detectors on every floor of your home.
Check out our Projects and Solutions section for inspiration and answers to all your frequently asked hardware questions
. Ace has expert advice and the exact hardware you need to take care of your home indoors and out.
From preparing for a house full of guests to adding those special
touches to make your house feel like a home, Ace Hardware has everything
you need to get your home in top shape. Need a hand with food
preparation? We carry an expansive selection of small kitchen appliances
to help you make refreshments or serve a full meal. And it’s nice to
know you can find your favorite kitchen brands, including Cuisinart and KitchenAid, all in one place.
Ace Hardware can help you with home decoration too. We offer a variety of home décor items, such as clocks and window
to help add style and comfort to every room. Check out our selection of
home furnishings. From entertaining to organization, we carry a wide
variety of furniture pieces that are both functional and stylish.
Your yard is an important extension of your home and with today's busy
schedules, low maintenance care is key. Let Ace Hardware help with lawn
and garden essentials so you can get your weekend back.
we can help you with the right advice and the right products to ensure
you get the results you are looking for. Keeping your lawn lush, green
and weed free is high on everyone’s to do list and can be accomplished
with the right lawn equipment. You’ll find everything you need to
cultivate a healthy lawn from the roots up at Ace.
starting a garden? Having a garden can help beautify your yard with
colorful flowers and plants. You can also save on the grocery bill by
growing your own fruits and vegetables. Having the right supplies can
make planting, pruning and weeding easier and more efficient. FAQ can be found here
Many people today use their backyards as an additional space to relax
and spend time with family and friends. Whether you’re entertaining a
group or relaxing by yourself, Ace has your outdoor living needs covered
with a wide selection of outdoor living products.
One of the
main draws to any outdoor get together is the food being served. When it
comes to cooking, we can supply you with the right gas grill
to serve up a memorable spread. Since your outdoor cooking equipment
often becomes part of your outdoor décor, Ace offers many different
styles and colors to fit your preferences.
We also carry outdoor
living accessories to help you relax or entertain well after the sun
goes down. These outdoor accessories include fire pits that come in a
variety of styles along with lights designed especially for outdoor use.
If you own a home and your plumbing toolkit consists of a lone plunger,
chances are sooner than later you’ll need to tap into the knowledge or
advice from someone versed in common plumbing repairs. Carstens can help you
in a pinch. While a plunger can be handy in several different scenarios,
Ace Hardware has the plumbing tools, plumbing supplies and
knowledgeable plumbing advice on hand to face a plumbing problem head
on. For more know-how to help tackle your plumbing needs check out our plumbing FAQs
Controlling the temperature in your home is important to your family's
comfort and to controlling your energy bills. As the seasons and
temperatures change, look to Ace for your home heating and cooling
During the warmer months, staying cool is a priority. Fans
keep the air circulating and can help keep you comfortable in
moderately warm temperatures. When things really start to heat-up, Ace
can help you determine the best cooling system for your needs.
the seasons change and the weather cools, look to Ace for your home
heating needs. We stock a variety of temporary and portable heating
options to fit your needs. If you're in search of a long-term
alternative, we offer more permanent solutions as well. Ace also has
heater accessories for your heating units.
Our helpful store associates can guide you through selecting the right heating and cooling systems to suit your needs.
Auto maintenance can be a hobby or a necessity, so Carstens Ace Hardware carries a
convenient selection of car products and truck products to help you
along with either approach. While vehicle repairs are often unplanned, a
good rule of thumb is to schedule out your routine maintenance by
season to help avoid preventable emergencies.
Check your fluids,
tires and batteries in late fall and consider waxing your vehicle to
protect it from winter elements. When the temperature begins to thaw,
give your vehicle a thorough cleaning inside and out to remove winter
remnants. And before summer sets in, check to make sure the air
conditioning and cooling systems are working properly.
For maintenance guidelines and checklists tailored to your specific make
and model, refer to your auto manual. Then, head to Carstens for
the auto accessories – like fluids and car battery chargers, and tools
you need to keep your vehicle running properly all year long. We stock body repair
products and cleaning essentials for exterior maintenance as well. So,
whether you're considered a "do-it-yourself" mechanic or simply a
capable vehicle owner, Carstens Ace Hardware has your automotive needs covered.