Archive for the ‘Tips & Advice’ Category

Learn how to prevent drips and get a smooth finish when spray painting. And, learn tips to prevent the can of spray paint from clogging.

Taking the time to protect the surrounding areas and to prepare a surface before applying paint will deliver a clean and professional finish than cutting corners. Neglecting to put masking tape over window and door frames, wall sockets, skirting boards, or corner, floor and ceiling joins will deliver a shoddy impression and can take more

If your grill isn’t heating up, food is cooking unevenly, or you’re seeing a lot of flare ups, your grill might need a good cleaning. Check out the tips and advice from Ace’s Hardware Expert, Lou Manfredini and get your gas or charcoal grill back to prime condition!

The key to maintaining a crystal clear pool is regular, routine care. To begin with, it’s essential to vacuum your pool on a weekly basis and remember to check the filter each time you use the vacuum to ensure it is clean. On a daily basis be sure to use a net and skim the

In the Virgin Islands we enjoy mostly sunny days interspersed with bouts of rain. We get to use our pools often and for households with children, the pool can see daily action. The experts at HTH® recommend shock treating your pool on a weekly basis and here’s why: Shock treating your pool weekly is important because

May 01

Tools

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

May 01

Paint

Updating your home can be as simple as applying a fresh coat of paint. Ace Hardware can help you find the right painting supplies to help you transform the “before” into an “after” you’re sure to enjoy. Since preparation is just as important as the paint job itself, set yourself up with some must-have painting

Patios and deck space are perfect places to relax and spend time with family and friends.  We have your outdoor living needs covered with a wide selection of outdoor living products. From barbecue grills to outdoor living accessories to maximize your enjoyment of  entertain well after the sun goes down. These outdoor accessories include fire

Proper landscaping is key to completing the look and feel of a property. With the rocky, and hilly settings of many properties, it’s important to plan a design and select plants that not only suit the Caribbean climate but which require low maintenance care. At Drakes Traders we can supply you with all the lawn

May 01

Home Goods

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