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  • Hippo Hardware Hardware Department

    Our hardware department houses thousands of antique, vintage, and reproduction items

  • Hippo Hardware Lighting Department

    Find us on the corner of East Burnside and 11th

  • Hippo Hardware Lighting Department

    Our lighting service desk can help you outline your lighting strategy and pin point exactly how you want a fixture restored

  • Hippo Hardware Plumbing Department

    We carry many old toilets and a huge stock of tank lids. Saucy corner toilet? Don't mind if we do

  • Hippo Hardware Steven Miller

    Our lighting department has hundred of new and vintage shades

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Recent Arrivals



DIY Projects with Salvaged Antique Doors
May 04, 2018

Here at Hippo Hardware, re-purposing discarded material is a pillar of our business, a personal passion, and a stylish way to include the past in our modern lives.  A favorite starting material for many of our customers is a salvaged...

DIY No Soliciting Signs
April 05, 2018

So, I was recently having a small conundrum:  I want a No Soliciting sign on my door but I just don't love my options out there. I have heard many customers expressing the same sentiment and I just today figured...

A Short but Sweet Pictorial History of Escutcheons
February 11, 2018

es·cutch·eon (aka. door back plates) /əˈskəCHən/ noun: escutcheon a shield or emblem bearing a coat of arms. a flat piece of metal for protection and often ornamentation, around a keyhole, door handle, or light switch. Origin: late 15th century: from Anglo-Norman...

A Very Long Engagement: the restoration of the largest chandelier we've ever seen
January 14, 2018
Our lighting department manager recently finished a most massive restoration of impressive proportions: this huge Maria Theresa chandelier. This beauty was finally lit last for the first time in over half a century—25 lights in total! The fixture sold recently but we wanted to commemorate this 8 year journey to restore one of the most regal light fixtures we've seen.