“A Gift that keeps Giving” – Build a Birdhouse

Build a gift and teach your children about wildlife.  It is as easy as learning about the birds in your very own backyard. In this video you’ll learn how to build a birdhouse with your kids that they will cherish for years. You’ll also learn some cool wood joinery basics that will help build your woodworking skills.

Take a look at PlanIt DIY’s website to see the project step by step.  There are also many other project ideas along with their DIY Encyclopedia.  Learn everything you need to know to Do-it-Yourself Today.

Put those finishing touches on the birdhouse by having the children use their artistic skills. Paint or draw your imagination on the birdhouse.  Reminder to place the date somewhere on the back so you will always cherish the experience you had with your children.

If you have any questions, stop into your local Hardware Hank and talk to an expert.  To find a store near you check out our store locator.


Scotts® Turf Builder® WinterGuard® Fall Lawn Fertilizer

As lawn and garden experts, Scotts® is dedicated to providing you with the best products and services for all your green spaces – plus great lawn care and gardening advice you won’t find anywhere else.

Scotts® Turf Builder® WinterGuard® Fall Lawn Fertilizer protects and strengthens for a better spring lawn.

How to Use

Apply to a wet or dry lawn on a calm day. No need to water in, however, during dry periods, watering will hasten greening. For best results, apply using a Scotts® spreader.

When to Apply

Any time in the fall. Fall is the best time to feed.

How often to apply

For your best lawn, feed once in early Fall and 6-8 weeks later in late fall.

Where to Use

Safe to use on any grass type.

Coverage Area

5,000 sq. ft. and 15,000 sq. ft.


Builds stronger, deeper roots for winter.  See a thicker, greener lawn next spring.

For more information, check out Scotts® website.  You can also check them out on Facebook, become a fan today to get instant access to savings, product information and more.

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Safety First with No Spill® Gas Cans

Using No Spill® Gas Cans will make it so you never have to spill another drop again.

No-Spill® is dedicated to safety for anyone who uses our cans as well as safety for our environment.

You have to make sure that you are careful every time you fill up.  Take a look at these safety tips and make sure you are aware of the dangers of gasoline.

If you have any questions contact your local Hardware Hank and they can give you expert advice.