Posts by Owenhouse Ace Hardware

  • The History of Snow Blowers: What Came First? Snow or Snow Blowers?

    Posted October 7, 2021 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware

    Our great-grandparents always said, “we shoveled snow every morning before school for 2 hours! Then we walked uphill, both ways to get to class. We’re Montana tough! Even if they had snow blowers, we wouldn’t have used them.”

    All kidding aside, snow has been around a lot longer than snow…

  • Beginner's Guide To Canning in Bozeman, MT

    Posted August 25, 2021 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware

    Whether you’re an avid gardener looking to preserve this season’s harvest or want to store your favorite farmer’s market finds and enjoy them throughout the year, you might be interested in learning how to start canning food at home. With the right food canning supplies and a bit of patience,…

  • How to Improve Air Quality During Fire Season in Bozeman, MT

    Posted July 25, 2021 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware

    When summer is in full swing in Bozeman, peak daytime temperatures aren’t the only new arrival. Every year from approximately July through September is fire season in Montana.

    If you are near a wildfire, the fire, smoke, and ash pose significant risks to your health and safety. You and your…

  • Vole Control And Prevention In Bozeman, MT

    Posted February 18, 2021 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware

    Montana is home to eight species of voles. Luckily, four of them rarely cause harm to residents or their property. Unfortunately, the same cannot be said for Montana’s remaining vole species, the Long-tailed vole, Meadow vole, Montane vole, and Prairie vole. Our experts are sharing their experience with vole control…

  • Get to Know Visser Greenhouses

    Posted January 27, 2021 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware

    Owenhouse Ace Hardware has been part of the Bozeman, Montana community for more than 140 years. As a locally-owned business, we know how vital it is to have the support of our community. And at Owenhouse, we support our community right back, proudly featuring products and plants from other locally-owned…

  • The Ultimate Shop Local Gift Guide

    Posted December 14, 2020 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware
    Owenhouse Ace is your one-stop-shop for holiday gift ideas for the whole family - shop local this holiday season to support Bozeman products & local businesses!
  • Our Top 8 Tools for Fans of The Great British Baking Show

    Posted November 24, 2020 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware
    In honor of The Great British Baking Show, we've put together a list of our favorite baking tools every fan and home baker should own!
  • DIY Christmas Gift Ideas

    Posted November 21, 2020 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware

    We’ve got you covered this holiday season with some fun DIY Christmas gift ideas! People have spent more time at home being creative this year than ever before. From bread making to starting new gardens to DIY Halloween decorations! We’re excited to keep the homemade craft ideas…

  • Winter Preparedness Checklist for Your Home

    Posted October 14, 2020 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware
    With winter on the way, many of us are looking forward to cozy fireside cups of cocoa or hitting the slopes with family and friends. While planning for a fun-filled winter, though, it’s important not to overlook the steps you should take to ensure a safe and healthy winter, as well. Before the chill in the air sets in for good, there are steps you should take to prepare your home and family for the cold winter weather. 
  • 2020 DIY Halloween Ideas

    Posted October 11, 2020 by Owenhouse Ace Hardware
    Halloween 2020: Are you feeling stumped as to how to make Halloween a special holiday for your kids with trick or treating out the window this year? Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered with our 2020 DIY Halloween Ideas! Our easy DIY Halloween ideas are quick, fun projects you can do with your kids, and we have everything you need at Owenhouse Ace Hardware to create a memorable Halloween, despite COVID-19! Our DIY Halloween ideas are actually easy - no witchcraft necessary! Whether you are looking for Halloween DIY decorations that are cutesy or a little scary - we have a DIY Halloween project to fit all Halloween desires!