Seeds In Store!


Seeds In Store!
The newsletter for A Few Cool Hardware Stores
February/March 2010
Seeds In Store!
As the snow flies, spring seeds are arriving. We
have lots of radish varieties, which are quick
and easy to work with and good for kids to see
the growing process, according to Jen Ward,
Glover Park manager. Also look out for:
Asian baby leaf lettuce mix
Peppers and tomatoes
Frisee (we have a great frisee salad recipe on
our blog
Mark Your Calendars
Bike Clinic @ 5th Street Ace 2/6,
12-3 pm: Bike-fix-it gal, Ally
Schweitzer does adjustments and
minor repairs—FREE.
Third Thursdays @ Logan 2/18
& 3/18, 6-9 pm: 20% off everything (some exclusions). For February: Get an extra 5% off when
you bring a loved one (partner,
mom, spouse, girlfriend).
Bag Sale—All Stores 2/27: Get
20% off everything in your bag
(excludes power tools and appliances).
Girl Scout cookies on sale @
Tenleytown Ace 3/6, 11am-2 pm
& Waverly Ace (TBD)
Bike Clinic @ Waverly Ace 3/17,
11 am: Learn to change an inner
tube with Light St. Cycles—FREE.
Pet Adoption Day @ Federal Hill
Ace 3/20 and Waverly Ace 3/27:
Offer a home to a cat or dog from
Baltimore Animal Rescue Center.
Start tomato and pepper seeds inside.
Happy Valentine’s Day!
Big-Hearted Sale: 30% Off Schulte’s freedomRail line
Nothing says love more than an organized
closet! 5th Street Ace Hardware carries
Schulte’s freedomRail storage system for closets, pantries, entertainment centers and home
offices. The system is adjustable, so you can
change the configuration as your storage
needs change. We carry white, maple and oak
in stock, and four other finishes are available.
During the month of February, also get free
delivery on orders more than $250. Stop by
or call 5th Street Ace (202-682-4570) for
more details.
For professional tips on getting
organized, visit our blog:
For up-to-date details, visit
Washington, DC
Schulte’s freedomRail line’s Maple finish is light
and airy—perfect for any size closet.
Baltimore, MD
Logan Hardware
1416 P St., NW/202-265-8900
M - S: 8 am - 8 pm
Sun: 10 am - 6 pm
Tenleytown Ace Hardware
4500 Wisconsin Ave., NW/202-364-1902
M - S: 8 am - 8 pm
Sun: 10 am - 6 pm
Federal Hill Hardware
1214 Light St./410-244-5910
M - F: 8 am - 8 pm/Sat 9 am - 6 pm
Sun: 10 am - 5 pm
Glover Park Hardware
2251 Wisconsin Ave., NW/202-333-6378
M - F: 8 am - 8 pm/Sat 9 am - 8 pm
Sun: 10 am - 6 pm
5th Street Ace Hardware
1055 5th Street, NW /202-682-4570
M - S: 8 am - 8 pm
Sun: 10 am - 6 pm
Waverly Ace Hardware
601 Homestead Street/443-627-8893
M - F: 8 am - 8 pm/Sat 9 am - 6 pm
Sun: 10 am - 5 pm
We’ve Got Ya Covered!
Hunter Douglas Window Treatments Now at Tenleytown and 5th Street
Peek-a-boo is a fun kid’s game, but not so much when it comes to random people
peeking into your bare windows. Yes, it’s time to get those window treatments up. We
now have gorgeous styles from Hunter Douglas (some are even energy efficient!) to
outfit your home. Bring in your measurements to either store or arrange a house call
with our design-pro Roslyn Ashford of ra reDoes rooms ( She’ll
stop by to measure your space and discuss color and design options. The fee is $50,
but if you buy within seven days, the cost will be applied to your purchase. We can
also hook you up with an installer.
Get your creative juices flowing at Hunter Douglas’ online imagine-design center
(shown left) at
Happy 5th Birthday
Glover Park Hardware!
March 2010 marks the five-year anniversary of
Glover Park Hardware. We’ll celebrate with
discounts on the 5th, 15th and 25th of the month,
including a fun (and legal!) 5-finger discount! Watch the
web site for more details.
Community Event: Girl Scout Cookie Sales
Do we have your attention now?
Yep. You’re seeing right. That’s a Samoa atop a cupcake. You, too, can make this delightful concoction
come March when Girl Scout troops in DC and
Baltimore sell their time-honored cookies at our
stores. Thin mints, Tagalongs, Shortbreads—they’re
all on the way!
Tenleytown Ace: 3/6, 11 am-2 pm
Waverly Ace: TBD
(Check web site for details.)
The Social Media Advantage
We’ve been creating quite a presence on social-media sites. We tweet, blog, yelp, facebook, and we just started an online community for customers and pretty much anyone
else to exchange ideas about home maintenance and improvement. There’s something for
everyone and it’s all free. In fact, we give out discounts on Facebook and Twitter. All.
The. Time. That’s right, we have loads of discounts and give stuff away free, you just
have to be in the know. Here’s how:
Tool Rentals
Delivery Program
Lock Re-Keying
Key Cutting
Knife & Scissor
Paint Matching
Screen Repair
Special Ordering
Bulk Ordering
Gift Cards
Online Shopping
Glass & Plexiglass
Straight Cuts for Wood
Recycling (Batteries, CFL
and Fluorescent Bulbs)
COMING SOON!“Pennies for Pansies”
[Waverly Ace & Glover Park]
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2. Follow us on Twitter/acehardwaredc
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