Our hardware department houses thousands of antique, vintage, and reproduction items
Find us on the corner of East Burnside and 11th
Our lighting service desk can help you outline your lighting strategy and pin point exactly how you want a fixture restored
We carry many old toilets and a huge stock of tank lids. Saucy corner toilet? Don't mind if we do
Our lighting department has hundred of new and vintage shades
There's so much more that can't fit online! Please call or email if you can't find what you're looking for
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** Special notice: Due to the current heat wave, we will likely be closing early. Please call any day it's over 90 degrees to see if we will be open after 2pm. Although we regret being unavailable to our awesome customers, the prolonged heat is damaging to the health of our employees and our beautiful old building is not easy to climate control. We will do our best to be open as much as possible and look forward to more temperate weather!
The Newest Hippo
Our newest staff member volunteered to write a blog post and chose to share what it's like to join the Hippo-verse: I am the newest addition to Hippo Hardware, and let me be the first to admit, it’s overwhelming! The...
Fixing or Replacing Old Stuff: Where to Start
A Brief Introduction: Your first experience visiting Hippo Hardware (or dealing with old stuff) can be a little overwhelming, as well as your second trip, or your thirty-second, so it's helpful to keep a few important things in mind. . You...
How to Fix Antique Glass Door Knobs
A frequent question we get asked here at Hippo isn't so much a question as a look of panic and frustration. People come in holding lovely glass door knobs in their hands telling woeful tales of friends stuck in the...