Hurling a sledgehammer at the drywall is a handy way to add storage space for a growing collection of books, beanie babies, or sledgehammers. Explore subtler household improvements with today's Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of goods at Beyond Hardware, located in Penfield. Locally owned, Beyond Hardware houses upwards of 35,000 products in an 18,000 square foot user-friendly shop designed to facilitate home projects. Peruse the brightly lit aisles for a quart of Benjamin Moore natural paint ($19.99), or enlist the guidance of gadget guru to expertly escort you through stocked treasure aisles of Swiss Army Spartans ($21.99) and Milwaukee 38-piece Quik Lok Drill sets ($29.99). Today's deal is good on everything in the store except services, making Beyond Hardware the perfect place to stop in before fixing a bathtub, painting a panic room, or toughening timid software.
Readers of the Democrat and Chronicle newspaper voted Beyond Hardware the Best Hardware Store for 2010. BNET featured the Beyond Hardware and RochesterHomePage previewed the store's "Demos for Divas Event."
- Jim and Matt keep a keen eye on what really sells and turns. They know the local market, they can react instantly, and they zig when the big stores zag. – Michael Hess, BNET