Tips and Tricks for Choosing and Maintaining a Fountain

Fountains are beautiful additions to any landscaping design, bringing water, the element of life, to your yards. With so many fountain choices at Blackhawk Hardware's Garden Center, you'll be sure to find just the one that suits your design style. We carry traditional, contemporary, whimsical, nature-inspired, and more styles of garden fountains. Whether you're prominently [...]

Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Everyone

Blackhawk Hardware is your locally-owned, one-stop shop for stocking stuffers for the entire family. If your family members were good this year you'll surely want to skip the lumps of coal and fill their Christmas stockings with carefully picked gifts. As you may know, we pride ourselves to be more than a hardware store and [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:01-04:00December 1st, 2016|Blogs & Articles, Christmas, Gifts, Good Things We've Seen, Holidays, Products, Walking Down The (Store) Aisle|Comments Off on Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Everyone

App Controlled Christmas Tree Lights That Last

You know what makes or breaks a well-designed Christmas tree? Lighting! When you spend hours carefully arranging your ornaments perfectly you'll want to be sure to set them into the perfect light. Match the theme of your Christmas tree, be it beautiful white lights for an elegant tree or colorful blinking lights for a whimsical [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:01-04:00November 23rd, 2016|Blogs & Articles, Christmas, Christmas Trees of Blackhawk, Good Things We've Seen, Holidays, Products, Walking Down The (Store) Aisle|Comments Off on App Controlled Christmas Tree Lights That Last

Tasty Artisan Snacks from Charlotte and Beyond

The dining scene around Charlotte and our home at Park Road Shopping Center has truly grown up over the years and continues to deliver deliciousness. But what do you do between lunch and dinner served at Charlotte's finest eateries? Spoiled as our taste buds are they demand local culinary delights at snack time, too. Seeing [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:02-04:00November 3rd, 2016|Blogs & Articles, Gifts, Good Things We've Seen, Kitchen, Products, What's New?|Comments Off on Tasty Artisan Snacks from Charlotte and Beyond

Brilliant Stocking Stuffer Ideas from Blackhawk Hardware

Rumor has it, Santa fills your stocking with small gifts and candy if you were nice throughout the year. But if you don't believe in Santa any more or are afraid of lumps of coal, you may want to help out and shop for cute stocking stuffers for your loved ones. Here are some of [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:10-04:00December 9th, 2015|Blackhawk Life Hacks, Blogs & Articles, Gifts, Good Things We've Seen, What's New?|Comments Off on Brilliant Stocking Stuffer Ideas from Blackhawk Hardware

Beautiful Queen City Charlotte Swag

Well hello there Your Highness the Queen City! I was tickled thrilled to find a whole display of chic Charlotte and North Carolina souvenir gifts at Blackhawk Hardware. The best: They weren't tacky!!! I completely fell in love with the graphic adorning coasters, dish towels, bottle openers, coozies, mugs and cups: The full moon shining [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:11-04:00September 16th, 2015|Blogs & Articles, Gifts, Good Things We've Seen, Made In The USA|Comments Off on Beautiful Queen City Charlotte Swag

Garden Décor from Blackhawk’s Garden Center

Why is it that strolling through Blackhawk's Garden Center in Dilworth is always so amazing? It's like walking through a carefully crafted botanical garden. I believe it is because not only are there all the plants you could ever want but what's more, they are interspersed with amazing garden art. I always felt that beautiful [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:11-04:00September 7th, 2015|Articles For Outdoor Living, Blogs & Articles, Design, Gardening, Gifts, Good Things We've Seen, It's All Good In The Garden, Lawn and Garden, Outdoor Living|Comments Off on Garden Décor from Blackhawk’s Garden Center

Radical hospitality at its best

I was driving along in my car last week when Mike Collins was hosting his morning talk show on NPR.    I was jolted into awareness when I heard the senior minister at my church answering a question. Then I realized that Jim Noble was on the show as well.  It clicked that this was a [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:22-04:00September 28th, 2012|About Blackhawk, Ace Hardware, Better Living with Andy Brinkley, Blogs & Articles, Customer For Life, Good Things We've Seen|Comments Off on Radical hospitality at its best
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Covid-19 Announcement

COVID-19 Update: We are here for you Charlotte.  Blackhawk Hardware and Garden Center are open, but our hours have changed. We are currently open from 8 am to 6 pm daily. Curbside pickup is available for items ordered online through AceHardware.com. Thank you for your support as we get through this together.