New light bulb regulations are going into effect starting in January of 2012. The changes brought on by the regulations will phase out current incandescent light bulbs for more energy-efficient bulbs. Learn more about the new law and the energy-efficient bulbs that will work best in your home or workshop. What does the new legislation… Continue Reading Understanding the New Light Bulb Regulations
Are you already dreading the leaves that are going to be laying in your yard in another month? Perhaps it is time to purchase a tool that will replace your rake. The STIHL Shredder Vac/Blower is just that tool you need. For the occasional user you should consider the STIHL SH 56 C-E. Powered by… Continue Reading Quit Raking the Leaves!
Being in the community that we serve is a big deal for us. We recently attended an sportsmen event in Oakwood that was a lot of fun. We were able to meet over 400 people and give out some t-shirts and hats (and mugs… I think we got rid of all the mugs) But we… Continue Reading Howard Brothers Supporting the Community
The 2011 Duluth Fall Festival is just around the corner and we are getting really excited about it. It is quickly becoming one of the largest and best Arts and Crafts festivals in the Southeast. Like last year, we are the anchor tent at Man’s Corner. There will be no lace or froofy smelling candles… Continue Reading The Duluth Fall Festival – 2011
One of the best parts of the job that I have is meeting customers. Have you ever walked in one of our stores and seen a group of us standing around in a circle? We often laugh that a grenade could take us all out. But often times in those circles we talk about the… Continue Reading Ways You Can Follow Us
True Value has launched a new website recently called StartRightStartHere that is worth checking out. The interactive site allows you to play around in True Value Hardware’s Idea House. The site promotes itself as the place for detailed, printable ”how-to” home improvement project ideas. Whether you’re a first-time homeowner or a D.I.Y. master, you’ll find… Continue Reading The Idea House
We love getting involved in the communities that we are in. This Thursday, we’re getting the opportunity to help out the Men’s Ministry at Blackshear Place Baptist Church in Oakwood, Georgia. It is their Annual Northeast Georgia’s Sportsmen Feast which will feature seminars, prizes and of course good food. The main speaker of the evening… Continue Reading Northeast Georgia Sportsman Feast