Home Hardware stores recognized

ST. JACOBS, Ont. — Three Ontario Home Hardware stores are among the honorees of their respective communities’ local Readers’ Choice Awards, with voting administered through local newspapers. Wellesley Home Hardware in the town of the same name received Diamond status for the three categories of Favourite Building Materials Store, Favourite Hardware Store, and Favourite Lumber Yard.

In Kitchener, Swanson’s Home Hardware Building Centre received the Gold ranking in the same categories along with Favourite Paint and Wallpaper Store. Ontario Seed Home Hardware in Waterloo placed Diamond in both the Best Shopping Garden Centre and the Best Shopping Hardware Store categories.