Amazing Cooking Starts with a Clean Grill

BLOG | Amazing Cooking Starts with a Clean Grill When was the last time you thoroughly cleaned it? What Pete Says You have made the investment in a grill or smoker and having been cooking up some delicious meals. When was the last time you thoroughly cleaned it? Keeping the inside of your grill is […]

Have a Relaxing Summer

BLOG | Have a Relaxing Summer With a little bit of planning, June promises a host of special days to create some family memories. What Pete Says School is out, the windows are down and the grill is lit! We are ringing in the summer and planning some fun family time. With a little bit […]

Get Ready to Fire Up the Grill

BLOG | Get Ready to Fire Up the Grill It’s time to fire up the grill, try new recipes, and enjoy your family secret recipes What Pete Says In the month of May, it’s time to embrace the start of summer by observing National Barbecue month. It’s time to fire up the grill, try new […]

National Garden Month

BLOG | National Garden Month Whatever you may plant it is important to use the proper soil What Pete Says Over the cold winter months you may have spent time paging through magazines dreaming of what your garden could like and now is the time to make your vision a reality. Whether you envisioned a […]

National Craft Month

BLOG | National Craft Month Time to get creative with supplies What Pete Says March is National Craft Month, a time to get creative with supplies or finish a craft project you may have set aside. It is also a time to bring an idea to life. With a broad range of crafts to choose […]

February 17th is Random Acts of Kindness Day

BLOG | Random Acts of Kindness Day A simple act of kindness by a NYPD officer. What Pete Says A simple act of kindness by a NYPD officer, Lawrence DePrimo, was photographed giving socks and a pair of boots he had purchased to a bare-footed homeless man on November 14, 2021. This photograph went viral […]

Getting it Together

BLOG | Getting it Together Make the Season Merry and Bright. What Pete Says Whew, the Christmas rush to accomplish shopping, baking, gift wrapping and making the house presentable to guest is over.  But now if you are like me there is the one room that no one dares to enter, or maybe a closet […]

Tis the Season to Be Jolly- Not Sorry

BLOG | Tis the Season to Be Jolly- Not Sorry With so many homes getting into the holiday spirit the chances of a home fire increases. What Pete Says With so many homes getting into the holiday spirit the chances of a home fire increases. So before decking your halls with boughs of holly and […]

Pete’s Ace Hardware Celebrates National Family Literacy Day with Book Donation

Celebrating National Family Literacy Day with Book Donation National Family Literacy Day and Pete’s ACE Hardware of Castro Valley is helping us celebrate! What Pete Says November 1st is National Family Literacy Day and Pete’s ACE Hardware of Castro Valley is helping us celebrate! Jessica Jenson and Linda Roark of Pete’s ACE Hardware made a […]

Ultimate Smoked Turkey

Ultimate Smoke Turkey Give your Turkey the smoke it deserves What Pete Says              Prep Time 20 MINUTES   Cook Time   4 HOURS     Pellets    APPLE Give your turkey the smoke it deserves. This bird is brined in our signature citrus brine kit, rubbed down with Turkey Rub and smoked over none other than our Turkey Blend hardwood for […]