Assembly and Local Delivery

We take the hassle out of purchasing the “big stuff”! We offer free local delivery and assembly on select Big Green Egg, and Weber Grills. Other local delivery available, call your Palmer Ace Hardware store today for more details.

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Automotive Chip Key Cutting

Come in and we'll cut a chip key for your vehicle while you wait.


Battery Recycling

Bring in your old dry cell household batteries, old rechargeable batteries or old cell phones and we’ll take them all and dispose of them for you.

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Carry Out Service

Let our great staff help you out! If you’ve purchased something too heavy to load into your car, we can help. Our staff will help lift your items into your vehicle so there’s no pain or strain on you.

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CFL Recycling

Palmer Ace Hardware wants to help you Go Green. One thing we do is accept Compact Florescent Light bulbs for recycling. CFLs contain a small amount of Mercury so it is environmentally friendly to recycle. Bring your used CFLs to us today!

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Commercial Accounts

We offer a Cash Discount Account for qualified businesses.

This account allows customers to receive a 10% discount (with some exceptions) at the time of purchase. Qualified paint contractors may receive up to 25% off select lines of paint. Qualified businesses may fill out our application, including a copy of their business license and (if an independent company) a valid driver's license copy as well. Acceptable forms of payment are cash, check, and credit card. Accounts will be available for use at our three locations in 2-3 business days. Additional account cards are available upon request. Please see our account application for full details.

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Computerized Paint Color Matching

Close isn’t close enough We know the importance of getting it just right when it comes to paint color. We wouldn’t settle for close enough or second best and neither should you. With our computerized paint matching system, you can bring any item in that you are looking to match - pillow, rug, fabric swatch - we’ll match anything! We will match accurately, quickly and provide you with a consistent color. Visit us today, start painting tomorrow.

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Contractor/Commercial Sales

At Palmer Ace Hardware we specialize in providing the highest possible level of service to contractors and professionals. We offer help with estimates and take-offs, on-time delivery, expert advice, and a friendly and knowledgeable staff. Give us a call and let us help you.

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Cut to Size

We specialize in cutting by the foot, here’s a list of some of items we cut to size in the store: - Aluminum, Fiberglass, Bronze, and Plastic Pet Screens - Plastic Steel Chain, Decorative Chain, Steel Cable, and Rope - Sheeting, Vinyl Sheeting - Conduit, PVC, Flex Conduit, Flex PVC

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Want to purchase an item but don't have a way to get it home? No problem! We will schedule a delivery for you.

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Free In-Store Pickup

Palmer Ace Hardware features in-store pickup. Order what you want online and then come by our store to pick it up. Order online at


Free Popcorn & Balloons

Who doesn’t love fresh hot popcorn? Made fresh daily and free to all our customers. Bring the kids in and they can enjoy a free balloon with their popcorn!

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Generac Service Center

At Palmer Ace Hardware we make sure that once the power goes out in your home that your standby generator will automatically turn on. We know how important it is to keep your electricity on 24/7 to protect your family. Just like a car, Generators require maintenance, but we make it easy with bi-annual service maintenance to make sure your Generac Generator is emergency ready.

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Gift Cards

Don’t know what gift to give your husband, wife, friend, or coworker? Give the perfect gift all year round with a Palmer Ace Hardware Gift Card! Perfect for anyone, and any holiday, birthday or special occasion. Available for purchase in-store. Get yours today!

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Glass & Plexiglass Cutting

Our service is a cut above the rest at Palmer Ace Hardware. Do you have a project requiring careful cutting of glass or plexiglass? Stop by one of our store locations and let us help you!

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Glass Repair

Our experienced technicians provide glass repair and replacement, as well as preventative maintenance measures in a timely, safe, and efficient manner. Our experts can repair or replace a broken section of a window, mirror or glass case, often completing the project the same day. Businesses trust us to provide care for commercial glass needs, whether that's an emergency storefront glass board-up and repair or fixing interior glass fixtures. Ace has the tools, experts, and know-how to assist our customers with both residential and commercial glass repair and replacement.


Home & Vehicle Key Cutting

Do you have a spare key in case you lock yourself out of your home or car? Swing by the store and we can make one up for you. We also offer Automotive Chip Key Cutting. Come in and we'll cut a chip key for your vehicle while you wait. We are here to help!

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Home Repair Referrals

Palmer Ace Hardware is happy to recommend the following businesses for various home repairs. These are companies we’ve formed relationships with over a long period of time. They are all licensed and insured.

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Industrial Commercial


Since 1928, Palmer Ace Hardware has been your one stop shop for a variety of industrial hardware products and high flying customer service. Our team, Palmer Ace Hardware, fight to rid the world of unfair pricing and unpleasant consumer experiences. We live by the customer code, which insures we will always go above and beyond to exceed your expectations.

Need an unusual item? No need to fear, our Special Order Team is here! We have access to over 600,000 maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products. Just tell us what you need and we've got your back.

With great hardware comes great responsibility. We believe in providing you with superior quality and quantity. If what you're looking for is not in our vast inventory, we'll fly out and find it. We offer free delivery direct to your job site throughout the Chicago metro area, and we ship anywhere in the United States. When we get the call, the Palmer Ace Hardware superhero will be there on-site at your specified location armed with our WOW Services.

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Lamp Repair

We will provide you with great service and care as our lamp repair specialists have several years of experience. We can repair, restore and rewire any lamp or chandelier. Please contact your Palmer Ace Hardware store location for more details and support.

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Lock Rekeying

Locked out or lost your keys? Call Palmer Ace Hardware today, we can help! Our locksmiths can provide you with peace of mind - done fast and efficiently.

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Palmer's Paint Color Consultants

Not sure which color to choose? Our Color experts at Palmer’s are reknowned throughout North Jersey and NYC for color. Look at Palmers Google, Yelp and Facebook reviews and you’ll see a quite a few comments that say “Just ask for Eric…” 45 years in the paint industry, Eric is asked for by name by thousands of customers to pick out the colors for their home.

Our in-home consultant, Karen Pierri, can meet with you in home for your paint color selection process.

Karen has 25 years of experience in the residential and commercial design field. She has done projects in the New York, New Jersey area in design and color for major brand hotels. She joined the Palmers team with extensive experience as formerly running color coordination at Benjamin Moores corporate HQ and by extension the Benjamin Moore Kiosk at Paramus Park Mall.

Karen loves color and is not afraid of it, yet still has a keen eye for creating serene, neutral, contemporary, clean looking spaces. She will assess each room and where clients are in the process of choosing paint colors, providing as much or as little direction as needed. Color consulting is a collaborative process and she works with clients until they are happy with their color choices. Karla is known for her warmth and passion, which she brings to each consultation. As a Color Consultant, she works to enhance each client’s personal decorating style. She zeros in on what they like and gets to know her clients. She develops interior and exterior color palettes, and helps people turn their houses into homes. It is very important to Karen that her clients feel comfortable and happy with the service she offers them.

Her goal is to combine her knowledge and experience to deliver the best creative environment to her clients and their families. If her clients start with a blank slate, Karla will work on helping them find colors that make furnishing a room easy. She will combine color psychology, current trends, color design theories and demographic statistics to help determine a successful and informed solution for color choices. Karen is great at clarifying color issues and helping define the best color solution to meet her client’s goals of what each room is to look like.

Karen is always happy to talk with customers at Palmers. Customers by walk-in only, but call to confirm her schedule: 201-686-7900. When you come in for a consult, she recommends bringing in a piece of fabric or a rug, as this will help her know your taste and can inspire an entire color palette.

As a Color Consultant, she will help you:

  • Experiment safely with color
  • Navigate the confusing color selection process
  • Add color & energy to your home and your life

Karen is also available for In-Home Consultations by appointment. Every job is unique! Every client is important!

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Rug & Carpet Cleaning

Great for anytime—necessary before company comes! Check out our Palmer Ace Hardware cleaning system rental selection.

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Screen & Window Repair Services

We have screen & window repair specialists available to assist you if you don’t consider yourself the home repair guy or the handyman. Screen and window repair can be a time-consuming chore so let us help you! You won’t need to waste a minute of your day and you’ll have your screens and windows back up like brand new in no time.

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Special Ordering

With Palmer Ace Hardware's Special Ordering program, you can shop our entire store -- from housewares to seasonal items to lawn care and everything else in between. In addition to our thousands of items in stock, we have several items that are available for special order. Times vary for arrival depending on the manufacturer. Contact our store today for more details on specific delivery times.


Window Shade Cutting

Window shades offer a great way to control the light for a room’s interior in the least expensive way. Traditional roll-up window shades are manufactured wide to accommodate the widest possible openings. Luckily, Palmer Ace Hardware has a helpful staff to assist you in getting the shades cut to the correct size for the windows in your home.