Ace Hardware was founded in 1924 by a small group of Chicago hardware store owners. With over 5,000 stores around the world owned and operated by local entrepreneurs, Ace Hardware is part of many communities. Ace Hardware has stores of many sizes that fit individual community needs. Their inventory includes a variety of paint, lawn and garden tools, and other home improvement products. Ace Hardware also offers services to help with maintenance and repair projects. In-store and online you can shop the tools you need for automotive, RV, as well as, marine vehicles, and home plumbing gear. You can also find indoor and outdoor lighting, outdoor dining furniture, storage and organization products, and much more to explore.