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Winter Supplies to Get Through a New England Cold-Front

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It’s no secret that New England winters are not for the faint of heart. Frigid temperatures, icy sidewalks and days-long blizzards can make for a very long season if you’re not prepared. It brings to mind the old adage: “There is no such thing as bad weather, only inadequate clothing.” This rings true for your… Read more »

Foolproof Interior Paint Colors for Every Room

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Painting the rooms in your house is an easy, inexpensive way to freshen up your space. With so many paint colors to choose from, it can be tricky to know exactly which color should go in which room. Luckily, Richmond Hardware has you covered! We pride ourselves on being one of the best hardware &… Read more »

Best DIY Applications for Custom Plexiglass

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Custom plexiglass is a truly innovative resource you can use to complete your projects. There are numerous benefits to utilizing plexiglass and seemingly endless ways it can be incorporated into daily applications as a cost-effective, durable and secure material. Here, the team at Richmond Hardware covers four of the best applications that you can use… Read more »

Top Picks: 5 Best Products at True Value Hardware Stores

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Richmond True Value Hardware supplies over 90,000 different items in stock, with many more available for special order. While many individuals come into our hardware store knowing exactly what they need, it can sometimes be overwhelming if you don’t have a set plan to stick to. Although we stand by the quality of all the… Read more »

Deck Staining 101: Your DIY Solution

The first step in staining your deck is to determine which look you want for your deck. Identify the type of wood that you have. If you have a hardwood, such as mahogany, a translucent stain allows the natural beauty of the wood to be accented by the stain. A pressure treated deck in good… Read more »

House Painting in Massachusetts: What You Need to DIY

With the weather warming up and sun finally starting to shine through here in New England, you’ll undoubtedly be spending more time outdoors. If you’ve noticed some wear and tear in your outdoor living spaces, it might be time to do some painting and staining! Sure, there are plenty of services offering deck staining, pool… Read more »

Tips on How to Beat the Winter Blues in New England

It’s that time of year when the winter blues really take hold and the cold snowy weather begins to wear on us New Englanders, even in the comfort of our own homes! Dry winter air, chilly drafts, and lack of sunlight can be a drag, but the good news is that by now we are… Read more »

Preparing for Winter: 7 Winter Supplies for Snow Removal

Snow, and lots of it, is inevitable when living in New England. Last year, Boston accumulated over 40 inches of snow. If you live in Massachusetts, snow and the wintery weather is unavoidable. So how do you prepare? Come to Richmond Hardware and we’ll set you up for success this season. Here’s a list of… Read more »

The Best Wood Stain & Deck Staining Tips for the Northeast

Choosing the right deck stain and deciding when to work on your outdoor staining projects can be daunting. Luckily, the folks here at Richmond Hardware are happy to offer advice and provide deck staining tips. Here, you’ll find information on the best time of year for staining wood outdoors, choosing the best stain product, and… Read more »

Save Big on Your Back to School Supplies List

With summer break nearing its end many college students preparing to head back to school. It’s important to decide what you will need to start the school year off on the right foot. At Richmond Hardware and Paint, we carry a variety of school supplies perfect for college students. Stop in at our South Braintree… Read more »