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100th Anniversary
Laurel Ace is celebrating 100 years in Oakland - on the same street! - in 2021! Thank you for your century of support!

Celebrating our 100th Autumn!

Halloween Decorations

Laurel Ace is grateful to celebrate our 100th year on MacArthur Blvd and we’re happy to be #AceHelpful #EssentialRetail during this unprecedented epidemic for our global community. We want to share how thankful for your continued belief in us at Laurel Ace. Keep social distancing & washing your hands please, and keep wearing that mask, as we go back and forth with mandates in this pandemic!

Throughout this unprecedented past year+, we’re doing our best to keep some semblance of normal, with our October Red Hot Buys through 10/31: CHECK IT OUT

We have been grateful to remain Forever Essential & Always Helpful during the pandemic, and we offer mask-less ordering and pickup when you order from, now with a dedicated staffer to oversee your online orders. We offer curbside pickup, and delivery from store,  plus phone orders. Thank you dear customers for your understanding during these past months, as we continue to navigate these unprecedented times. And we especially thank those who are able to round up their change this month – every penny donated will go to the Womens Cancer Research Center in Berkeley this Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Store Hours: 7am-7pm Monday through Saturday, and 8am-6pm Sundays.
Thanks for your support, cooperation, and understanding during this unprecedented time in our history! Here’s to a bright & healthy Summer!

WCRC October Breast Cancer

Our goals: Better Service, Better Selection in the BEST Neighborhood!

Celebrating 100 Laurel Ace

THIS YEAR IS OUR CENTENNIAL! Oakland has counted on Laurel Ace Hardware for 100 years, and since announcing new management in April 2017, the new owners have reinvested in the community to continue the Century-Long tradition of service for our Laurel District neighbors! Count on us to celebrate our 100th Anniversary in 2021 – when we are able to celebrate together with you!

Thank you to all our neighbors who have recommended us on Nextdoor, Yelp, Google, Facebook, and via the back of your register receipt! We listen to every single review and are delighted that we have delighted so many of you with our five-star service! Check out some recent recommendations here!



Changes & Continuity!

  • You’ll find the best of the familiar faces at Laurel Ace, with great helpful new team members joining our legacy team.
  • We recently put up a new exterior sign and new awnings after painting the outside of the store.
  • We expanded the Nursery a year ago.
  • The dust from our 2017 renovation is long gone:
    • You’ll now find 4 registers in a more convenient location,
    • new fixtures throughout the store,
    • reformatted horizontal aisles which allow additional products (including a larger Housewares Section, Nursery & Garden Section, and the addition of Seasonal Merchandise) to make your shopping more FUN at Laurel Ace! (given social distancing standards.

Thank you for shopping small with us at Laurel Ace!

Visit Our Other Stores

NEW to our family as of April 24, 2019:

Oakley Ace, Pittsburg Ace, Antioch AceWe’re delighted to take over management of these three beloved neighborhood hardware stores in Contra Costa County! Come visit our newest members of the family at Oakley Ace, Pittsburg Ace, and Antioch Ace.

Standard 5&10 Ace & Marin Ace Hardware

Standard 5&10 Ace is our proud big sister, an 80-year landmark in San Francisco with one final remaining five and dime store in SF’s Laurel Village Shopping Center. In 2011, we expanded and opened Marin Ace, our hardware store in San Rafael. And Laurel Ace is delighted to be the oldest hardware store in our family. At all of our stores, we strive to bring you unmatched selection, value, and service.

Marin Ace is located in the ♥ of Marin County at the former Sizzler, off 101 across from the Civic Center at the North San Pedro Road exit in San Rafael.
Marin Ace HardwareMarin ACE Hardware

180 Merrydale
(formerly The Sizzler at 3725 Redwood Highway)
San Rafael, CA 94903

Visit Standard 5&10 Ace and say hi in person. And right next door, our housewares annex, Stan’s Kitchen!

Standard 5&10 AceStandard 5 and 10 Ace Hardware San Francisco
3545 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94118.

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