Washington, Indiana

A & R Home Center

A & R Home Center

6 Cumberland Dr.
Washington, IN 47501
(812) 254-7018
A & R Home Center, Plumbing, Services, Washington, Indiana

It’s rare to find a hardware store that can fulfill all the home remodeling needs of a national chain, with the comfortability of a locally owned business. That’s the role A & R Home Center has been filling for 48 years as the neighborhood home improvement store in Washington, IN.

What started as a small operation in a school bus grew into a 10,000-square-foot retail store that provides a plethora of services from HVAC and remodeling to automotive and sporting good needs. This hardware store offers tools to complete any job, including electrical, plumbing, automotive and HVAC.

Looking for power tools other hardware for your personal home remodeling? A & R Home Center has what you need, including power washers, electric drills and cordless impact wrenches to help you get the job done efficiently.

When you’re looking to decorate the interior of your home or need to touch up your home’s exterior, their experts will help you select from their wide selection of paints and primers. From door trimming and fence painting to floor and spray paints, their options will help improve any area of your home.

If you’re not the handiest with a screwdriver or just don’t have the time to commit to your home maintenance, they also employ certified HVAC specialists, plumbers and electricians. Emergency services are available 24 hours a day, so you’re never left in the dark.

To get started on your home remodeling, call A & R Home Center today at (812) 254-7018. For a complete list of services, visit them online.

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