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

More Christmas Ornaments at Blackhawk Hardware

In addition to the ornaments displayed in our Christmas Tree Forest, we have several shelves filled with gorgeous, hand-selected pieces. Our categories range from a huge baby's first Christmas selection to boy and girl favorites, cats, dogs, travel, sports, musical instruments, crosses, Hanukah ornaments, and a huge collection of collegiate ornaments. Save Save Save Save [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:02-04:00November 15th, 2016|Blogs & Articles, Christmas, Christmas Trees of Blackhawk, Holidays, Products, Walking Down The (Store) Aisle|Comments Off on More Christmas Ornaments at Blackhawk Hardware

Christmas Ornament Trends 2016

Our favorite time of the year is here and we are knee-deep in Christmas tinsel and ornaments to bring you the most beautiful Christmas trees of the Charlotte areas. We are known throughout the city for our elaborate Christmas Tree Forest and a tremendous assortment of elegant tree ornaments. The best about our Christmas Trees? [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:02-04:00November 11th, 2016|Blogs & Articles, Christmas, Christmas Trees of Blackhawk, Gifts, Holidays, Products, Walking Down The (Store) Aisle|Comments Off on Christmas Ornament Trends 2016

Thanksgiving Menu Ideas for The Big Green Egg

Every November millions of Americans face the same struggle on Thanksgiving: They're running out of oven space. A very simple and flavor enhancing solution to this dilemma is right on your deck: Your Big Green Egg grill! Whether you are grilling your turkey on the Big Green Egg or use it to prepare sides, your [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:02-04:00November 9th, 2016|Blogs & Articles, Holidays, Kitchen, Thanksgiving|Comments Off on Thanksgiving Menu Ideas for The Big Green Egg

Show Mom You Care with These Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Anyone that's ever changed a stinky diaper, listened to toddlers wail or endured rounds and rounds of "Why?!" questions knows that Moms are awesome because they've patiently dealt with this for years and years. Moms work hard to provide their children with a childhood filled with love and care. From teaching us how to walk [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:07-04:00May 5th, 2016|Blogs & Articles, Gifts, Holidays, Nostalgia|Comments Off on Show Mom You Care with These Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

17 Big Green Egg Easter Feast Recipes

Let's face it, here at Blackhawk Hardware our favorite eggs are the Big Green Eggs and if we had to choose a Big Green Egg or an oven we would pick the Egg. Yep, we are true Egg-Heads here. So with our overflowing love for the BGE it comes as no surprise that we love [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:08-04:00March 11th, 2016|Big Green Egg, Blogs & Articles, Grilling, Holidays|Comments Off on 17 Big Green Egg Easter Feast Recipes

Grilled Turkey Breast on The Big Green Egg [+ a rub recipe]

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and if you're hosting a small dinner, this delicious turkey breast recipe for the Big Green Egg fits the bill. We used a frozen 3lbs boneless turkey breast that was wrapped in chef's netting. As usual it took longer to defrost than what the instructions said but now that [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:10-04:00November 11th, 2015|Big Green Egg, Blogs & Articles, Grilling, Holidays, Thanksgiving|Comments Off on Grilled Turkey Breast on The Big Green Egg [+ a rub recipe]

8 Fun Gardening and Hardware Inspired Halloween Costumes

Want to incorporate your love of gardening and hardware into your Halloween costume? We’ve put our thinking cap on and turned to google to bring you REALLY fun costume ideas. Please stop by our store at Park Road Shopping Center - We’d love to see you in your Blackhawk inspired costume! Make sure you check-in [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:10-04:00October 28th, 2015|Blogs & Articles, Holidays|Comments Off on 8 Fun Gardening and Hardware Inspired Halloween Costumes

How Can You Safely Pack A Bottle of Wine in Your Suitcase?

With the holiday season almost upon us, we thought we’d showcase one of our really nifty 100% USA made products from Blackhawk Hardware: The VinniBag. This protective bag is perfect for bringing a bottle of local wine when you fly out to see your relatives in let's say Ohio or Upstate New York (shout-out to [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:10-04:00October 22nd, 2015|Blackhawk Life Hacks, Blogs & Articles, Gifts, Holidays, Made In The USA, Travel|Comments Off on How Can You Safely Pack A Bottle of Wine in Your Suitcase?

Freedom Gives Us Wings (from The Big Green Egg)

For Independence Day we wanted to grill up something very American and with the eagle's freedom screech in mind our thoughts wandered to wings and so chicken wings it was! This method is an easy way to grill chicken wings on the Big Green Egg and you can customize it with sauce of your liking. [...]

By |2017-06-02T15:24:12-04:00July 4th, 2015|Big Green Egg, Blogs & Articles, Grilling, Holidays|Comments Off on Freedom Gives Us Wings (from The Big Green Egg)
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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.