Your Hometown Hardware Store

Proudly Serving Southeast Nebraska for over 80 years

Since our doors opened in 1939 we’ve been your grandfather’s hardware store, your father’s hardware store, and now we’re happy to be your hometown hardware store.

Family owned and operated, Meeske Hardware has everything you need when it comes to tools, hardware, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, farm need, lawn care, or other home improvement items! Our friendly, personalized service in un-matched in today’s retail world.

Tips for Weatherstripping Your Home

If your home is feeling a bit drafty, chances are it’s an air leak in one or more of the components of your home. Common places for leaks include doors and windows. These outside drafts are more than just an annoyance — they can also cause your heating and cooling bills to soar. In fact, experts estimate that you might be able to save over 20% on these bills if you seal them with weatherstripping. What is weatherstripping, and how does it work? Basically, it’s a way to seal cracks, gaps, and holes to prevent outside air from getting into your house. If you’re interested in trying this out, you’re in luck. We’ve compiled some weatherstripping tips here.

4 Tips to Prepare Your Home for Exterior Painting

Exterior paint can completely revamp a home's curb appeal. But do you know what type of paint to use on the exterior of your home? Better yet, do you know what steps to take in order to get a professional-looking paint job that will last? Whether you're contemplating a fresh coat of paint on your front door, a portion of your house, or the entire outside, these paint tips will help you get started.

Featured Departments


In addition to our quality products, we also offer a variety of services to help you get one step closer to finishing your project.
  • Key Cutting, Re-Keying, & Lock Repair
  • Screen & Window Repair
  • Glass & Plexiglass Cutting
  • Rentals
  • Parmak Service Center
  • Sharpening
  • Wood Cutting
  • Pipe Threading
  • Chain, Cable & Rope Cutting
  • Special Ordering
  • Fed Ex Shipping Location

What our customers are saying

If they don’t have it, you don’t need it.
Roy B.
Everyone working there is so helpful ... and, on the off chance, that they don't have something you need in stock, they will get it for you!
Denise H.
If you need it they probably have it. Best hardware store anywhere!
Phil R.
These guys are great at getting what you need and helping figure out projects​!
Becky G.