Helpful TipsThe Helpful Hardware Man's Corner
Lou Manfredini is a nationally recognized DIY expert, sought after both for his expertise and his energetic, entertaining style.
In an extension of his ongoing effort to help people maximize the value and enjoyment of their homes, he is also Ace Hardware's "Helpful Hardware Man" and editorial media spokesperson. Along with his wife and four children, Lou Manfredini lives in Chicago, where they also own and operate a neighborhood Ace Hardware store.
What is a time delay fuse? How do I know which caulk or sealant to buy? What is the best way to water a lawn? Ace has taken the top hardware and home improvement questions and put them all right here in this convenient section.