Ames was founded in 1774, when Captain John Ames created some of the first metal shovels in America. The Ames brand has a long and "ground-breaking" history: Ames shovels were used to build some of the first American settlers' homes, as well as to dig trenches during World War II. At first family-ow ... Read More ned, the company was acquired by Griffon Corp. in 2010. Today Ames sells more than just shovels; the brand carries hoses, gardening tools, hose reels, and wheelbarrows, too. Ames gardening tools range from rakes and hay forks to snow shovels and hole diggers. Hand tools from Ames include trowels, cultivators, weeders, shears, and pruners. The Ames 18-inch Aluminum Snow Shovel is 49.5 inches long and features a ribbed poly D-grip and a steel wear strip. Ames also makes snow shovels with steel blades. Ames hoses come in lengths from 25 to 100 feet. Hose reels keep hoses organized in cart or storage-case form. The Ames Metal Hose Reel Cart is a decorative option, made with an aluminum die-cast water system and rubber tread wheels. This hose reel is corrosion-resistant and holds up to 100 feet of 5/8-inch-diameter hose. Ames also carries protective coatings and paints, including Liquid Rubber, Liquid Granite, and Snow Seal for roof protection in winter weather.
Ames True Temper, Inc.
Ames True Temper, Inc. Customer Service 465 Railroad Ave. Camp Hill, PA 17011