Author: Richmond Hardware

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

How to Beat the Winter Blues

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 »

Air Conditioning Products Help You Cool Down During the Dog Days of Summer

The summer heat has finally set in and residents of Braintree have been coming into our store seeking out high-quality house fans and air conditioning products. Luckily we keep our supply of home cooling items well-stocked for this time of year. In addition to purchasing a fan or air conditioner for your home, there are… Read more »

Watering Equipment and Hose Selection Tips

As New England’s rejuvenating spring season rounds the corner to sweltering summer days, all of us homeowners have one thing on our minds: keeping our lush lawns and plentiful gardens hydrated. Stay ahead of the scorching sun by visiting Richmond Hardware and Paint to purchase all your watering supplies for the summer season. We carry… Read more »

Stock Up On Swimming Pool Supplies For The Season

It’s warming up nicely here in Braintree, Massachusetts and it’s almost time to open up your pool for the season. Come visit our store and purchase all the swimming pool supplies you’ll need this summer to keep your pool clean and safe for your family. If you’re a first-time pool owner and you’re not sure… Read more »

Scotts 4-Step Lawn Care Program Benefits

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The secret to lush, green, uniform grass all spring and summer long is ensuring your lawn is receiving optimal nutrition and care. Scotts Lawn Care Program, available at our store, takes the guesswork out of having a fantastic looking lawn. The program consists of four easy steps which include a crabgrass preventer with lawn food,… Read more »