Nelson Ace Hardware: Locally owned since 1983. Nelson Ace Hardware provides Hardware, Plumbing, Electrical, Paint, Housewares, Lawn & Garden, Small Appliances, Sporting Goods, Air Conditioners and Dehumidifiers, Gas and Charcoal Grills, specialty CFL and LED light bulbs, vacuum cleaners and much more. Plus you get the knowledgeable advice necessary to get your project done easily and correctly. Nelson's staff members take great pride in giving the very best customer service. Customers can ship via UPS, recycle fluorescent bulbs and mercury thermostats at Nelson Ace Hardware. A Nelson has been serving Central Vermonters for over 100 years. Nelson Ace Hardware was the Small Business Administration's Family Owned Small Business of the Year in 2013.