The Downing's Hardware stores are family owned and operated by John Downing and his sister, Kathy Mclemore, for nearly 20 years. John is a Springfield native, living in the area for 62 years. He's also been in the hardware business serving the Springfield community for 43 years. Downing's Hardware is proud to be involved in Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, 4-H Advisory, and 18+ years of high school coaching. Downing's has continued to support the needs of the community providing the lawn and garden supplies, paint, hardware and fasteners, and plumbing supplies you need!

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Lawn & Garden

We have a strong focus on providing the best lawn and garden products and services. John Downing graduated from Scott's School and can help you select the right Scott's lawn food, grass feed, weed control, and soil for your lawn and garden. We have the biggest selection of grass seed in Springfield and stock it in bulk. We also sell spreaders, Scott's Turf Builder, and Round-Up. Don't forget to pick up your lawn and garden tools at Downing's. We have rakes, shovels, clippers, hedger sheers, garden gloves, fruit pickers, and pole tree pruners. We offer hoses, sprinklers, hose nozzles, and wands- everything you need to keep your garden and grass beautiful throughout the summer and fall. Keep an eye out for our live plant hanging baskets available in Spring. If you're looking for lawn and garden supplies, come to Downing's Hardware! 

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Paint & Paint Supplies

Our paint department is sure to impress you with our large selection of paint colors from Pratt & Lambert and Do it Best paints at our Springfield location and Valspar and Do it Best paints at our Mechanicsburg location! Our staff can assist you in selecting the perfect color and paint that will best fit your next project. We have  Krylon spray paints, Minwax wood stains, and Rust-Oleum chalk paint. Don't forget to paint brushesrollers, painter's tape, and trays while you're here!


Hardware & Fasteners

Downing's Hardware is known for having the largest hardware and fastener offering in Clark County! We stock bolts and screws for a variety of applications like concrete, drywall, plaster, and tile. We offer hardware for fences, doors, and more! Looking to add a style statement with a barn door? Downing's carries barn door tracks too! 

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Plumbing & Electrical 

At Downing's Hardware, you can find everything you need in our plumbing and electrical departments. In electrical, you'll find LED light bulbs by Philips and Sacto, switches and outlets, outdoor fixtures, extension cords, and more!  Our plumbing supplies include tubular draining, sink and faucets, water supply, toilet seats, plumbers putty, and Drain-O. Our experienced staff will listen to your needs and help you find the right pieces for you project. Trust us with all your electrical and plumbing needs!