Controlling Crabgrass in Your Lawn

Is it time to control crabgrass?  If crabgrass has been a problem in the past, then apply Crabgrass Preventer plus Green-Up.  This product contains the latest technology that controls crabgrass both before AND after it germinates!  Following these steps will allow you to repair your lawn from winter damage and control […]

Whittemore Hardware Remembers Arthur Bourgoin

Whittemore Hardware Remembers Arthur Bourgoin   Arthur Bourgoin a resident of Watertown was a familiar face at Whittemore Hardware.  Blind since birth, the 78-year-old resident of Watertown was a frequent visitor to downtown Melrose.   A graduate of the Perkins School for the Blind, Arthur would not let his blindness […]

Wet Basement

If you have water in your basement, visit us at the store for more information on how to mitigate the problem. We carry sump pumps, de-humidifiers, Humidex, large blowers, shop vac, hydraulic cement, and more. Sump pumps are electrical pumps that remove large volumes of water through a discharge hose. […]


We have a variety of shovels in stock. We just received over 150!