When you have a home improvement project to complete, the helpful staff and selection of Louisiana’s local hardware stores are unbeatable. It doesn’t matter if you’re installing a new floor or trying to fix that leaky sink, you’ll find everything you’ll need. Here are the 10 best hardware stores in the state.
Toledo Town Hardware & Supply has been serving the local community of Many, Louisiana, and East Texas since 2013, and they’ve earned the reputation they have because they treat their customers well. If you have a home improvement project and need the best supplies, this is the place to come. The store is open every day and there are knowledgeable staff who can answer most questions. If they don’t have the answer right then, they’ll find out and get back to you. Whether your project is inside or outside, you can count on the paints, lumber, garden and lawn care products, plumbing, tools, and more.
With over 150 years of combined experience and more than 80 years of dedicated service to the community, Guidry Hardware & Supply has earned the trust of their customers. Not only has this business been family owned since 1933, nearly everyone working there has worked on their own home improvement projects or hobbies that give the know-how to answer your questions. Guidry’s specializes in hard-to-find products, and keeps a selection of items like sausage makers, barbecue pits, and other sundry products in stock. Whatever your project involves—indoor, outdoor, plumbing, painting, household items, or picnic and tailgate party supplies, you’ll find it here.
It was in 1945 that the original hardware store opened, and the name has changed over the years. One thing that hasn’t changed in all this, however, is the quality of products and service that customers can depend on. Brasseux’s has the right top line and contractor-grade tools for the job, and is the only Milwaukee Tool retailer in the area. If cooking is your thing, then you can find indoor and outdoor cooking supplies, and take part in one of the regular Friday cooking demonstrations at the store. Brasseux’s also has an online blog where you can find instructions and a supply list for everyday household and garden projects that are easy to follow.
Tiger Island Hardware in Morgan City, Louisiana, is part of Do It Best Wholesalers, a national leader in home improvement co-ops since 1945. Whether you have a home or a business, a small summer garden or a farm, want to paint your kitchen or the entire barn, need batteries for your radio or your vehicle, Tiger Island Hardware is the place to go. And if you can’t find it in the store, you have access to an online shopping experience that’s second to none.
In 1999, the merger of two well-known and respected hardware stores created Morrison Terrebonne Hardware with more than 90 years of combined service to the Houma, Louisiana, area. Besides great service, this locally-owned and operated store lives by the principle of providing excellent customer service and quality products at great prices. From building materials to lawn and garden merchandise to painting, plumbing, and roofing supplies, you’ll find everything you need for your project.
With nearly 40 years in the hardware business and more than 13,000 items in stock, Mike’s Hardware in New Orleans is not just another small mom and pop hardware store. What do you get besides great quality products and service? You get old-fashioned satisfaction-guaranteed customer service at great prices, too. The people behind Mike’s Hardware understand the community’s needs and has been through tough times like the hurricanes that devastated the area.
Open Monday through Saturday, St. Gabriel Hardware in St. Gabriel, Louisiana, is part of the Do It Best Hardware co-op, and this relationship benefits local customers by giving them access to thousands of products at reasonable prices that they may not otherwise have. No type of project is too small or too difficult when you have a place for supplies and resources like St. Gabriel Hardware. They offer workshops on topics like home security and hydroponics, and how to remove pet hair from your home. Whatever your next project is, stop by and see the selection of merchandise at St. Gabriel Hardware.
What started out as a supplier for the oil and marine industry in 1870 became Shannon Hardware in 1872, and has continued to serve the surrounding community for five generations. Now with over 120,000 square-feet of floor space and four convenient locations in Morgan City, Broussard, Houma, and Sulphur, Louisiana, the store still operates on the principle that understanding our history helps us understand our future, and that honest and great customer service is the most important thing they can offer to people. This store’s dependability has earned it the respect of the community it serves.
Southern Louisiana is home to Pat’s Home Center with locations in Baton Rouge, St. Francisville, and Clinton, and the family-owned hardware business has grown since the first store opened in 1984. The success of the store, according to owner Pat Vince, is having earned the reputation for being reliable and dependable over the test of time. Free estimates, cutting services, and delivery are just a few of the services offered at Pat’s, and they have a project center that will help you plan and execute your next home improvement or building project successfully.
The year was 1996. That’s the year Goodwood Hardware & Outdoors opened its doors in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and started becoming one of the best-known source for outdoor cooking, patio furniture, kitchen, tool, and special project store in the area. Goodwood Hardware also carries a full line of merchandise to show off your team spirit for Louisiana State University. There’s even a blog dedicated to providing helpful hints for projects, recipes, and how-to advice for a variety of projects.