• Acme

    3597 Bunker Hill RdWilliamsburgMI 49690
    (231) 938-2021
  • Chums Corner

    4106 US 31 SouthTraverse CityMI 49685
    (231) 943-8288
  • W Front St

    734 W Front StTraverse CityMI 49684
    (231) 946-2140
  • Mon - Fri:7:30am - 8:00pmSat:8:00am - 6:00pmSun:10:00am - 5:00pm

Serving the Traverse City area since 1954.

Helpful DIY Tips

Whether you’re in-store, or on-line, Maxbauer Ace is here to help find what you need to get the job done right. Here are a few of our favorite online sources for inspiration. Not finding what you need? Drop by, or give us a call to speak with our in-house staff. 


PlanIt-DIY How To Project Videos.

Ace Hardware Youtube Channel


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Tips From Ace:

30 April 2020, 9:19 pm

How To Create An Outdoor Dining Experience

Become the top chef in your neighborhood by creating your own outdoor dining experience. Check out the items you will need for your restaurant oasis right outside your backdoor.  See More

30 April 2020, 5:18 pm

5 Things To Do After A Heavy Rain

As heavy rains fall, your home can become vulnerable and your preventative machinery can be over-worked. Follow these five tips on what to do after a heavy rain to prevent your home from paying the price.  See More

29 April 2020, 9:01 pm

Take Care Of Your Lawn In 4 Easy Steps

There are lots of products you can use to help your lawn look its best.  One of the most popular and easiest to use is the Scotts 4-step program.  Here is the 411 to using it and why it works. See More

29 April 2020, 1:02 pm

Deck staining 101

If you have a wood deck, then there is a good chance you have or need to stain it to prolong its life and keep it looking great.  There are plenty of choices when it comes to the types of finishes you can apply. See More

28 April 2020, 2:31 pm

May Home Checklist

With a nod to the circumstances we are in right now, a reminder that staying home and staying safe is still a good idea.  At Ace stores across the country we are offering curbside pick up and we will load what you need right into your vehicle.  Here are some projects to keep you busy and keep your home looking great and safe. See More