Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Orchard Supply Hardware Store Now Open in Cerritos! | @OrchardSupply #MyOsh

Have you been to an Orchard Supply Hardware(OSH) store lately?  Do you not know where one is locally?  There is one closer than you think.

In 2015, there are 5 new stores opening and I got a chance to check out the latest store in Cerritos,  on my quest to find some decor for spring.

I have not spent much time in OSH as it is better known because there was not one close by.  I also have other do-it-yourself stores close by that I could get lost in.  What makes OSH different than other home improvement stores?


It is a store for the average home owner versus contractor store.  While we enjoy many things about other warehouse stores, I find it hard to find someone to help me and I often get lost in the larger stores.

The new Cerritos store is not small by any means, being 40,000 sqft but it is organized in a way that is user friendly.  every aisle has a purpose and well labeled.  There is even an aisle for watcha-ma-call-its!

Need a key?  The key cutting center is right where you walk in so it's an easy in and out.

There is a large paint sample area where you can purchase a small amount of a color instead of a whole gallon.  Come back in a couple months and there are talks of monthly kids crafts as well.

There is a great gardening area with a large quantity of seeds to full grown plants.  Did you know if you buy a plant and pot, they will re-pot it for free for you?


This patio set was just one that I was eyeing for my backyard.

Thinking about those Fathers Day gifts yet?  These are my favorites.


Craft items will always perk up any yard and I adored these gorgeous birdhouses!

There was so much to see and all practical for the average home-owner.  I need to go back to see all that I missed and since I have one close to my house now, it will make getting my house fixed up for Spring much easier.


  • Staffed by 80 expert store associates
  • 40,000 sq ft
  • South St. and Carmenita Rd- cross streets in Cerritos
  • Large color coded signage that makes  it easy to navigate the store
  • "Workbench" area is dedicated to customer service w/ 
    • re-keying locks
    • re-screening
    • knife sharpening 
  • Cerritos
  • Irvine
  • Woodland Hills
  • San Francisco
  • Portland, OR
DISCLAIMER:  I was invited to a preview of the new store for a media day and received a gift bag for my time.  All thoughts, ideas and photos are my own.  Do not use any photos without permission.


I love hearing from you! If there is something you like or don't like, please let us know but please keep it clean. There are young people here that love to read your comments too.