Today’s July 15th, which means that not only is July half over, but so is the summer! Do you have projects that you need to get done before winter comes? You still have time! At Cripple Creek and Florissant Ace Hardware & Supply we’re here to help you. […]

To Mulch or Not To Mulch…

Mulch. Have you thought about using it? Is there a good reason why you should or should not use it? Do you know the benefits? Many of us think of mulch as a nice edging or filling material around our plants and our home. Mulch, however, has many […]

Attract Birds and Not Bears!

A couple of weeks ago we had a posting about attracting birds to your yard and garden. One of our readers asked if we had any information about feeding birds without attracting bears. This was a great question since it’s a problem that many of us who live […]

Wildfires & Fire Mitigation

Summer is here and once again it’s time to think about wildfires in our area. We can’t always prevent them, but we can minimize the damage they cause. Fire mitigation is very important and it’s something that you need to spend some time thinking about if you haven’t […]

Visit Ace Hardware on YouTube!

I’m sure you are all aware that Ace Hardware (corporate) has a web site that’s a great resource where you can shop as well as find information about a multitudeĀ of topics. Besides having a list of products that are in-stock and available for order, they also have detailsĀ about […]

Toys by David

We love it when our customers share pictures of things they’ve made or done with us. It’s interesting to see the creative ways they’ve used our products and it’s fun to see the final product that’s made from their efforts. Many of the items made and projects done […]

Chloe’s Last Day

We are sad to say that Chloe is retiring and her last day at our Cripple Creek store was last Wednesday. Chloe has been with us for many years and we’re sad to see her go, but excited for her and her husband, Dan, and all of the […]