Hillcrest Ace Hardware
1003 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
Phone: (619) 291-5988
Fax: (619) 291-5987

About Us

Our Values

  • We Really Care About Our Customers – Hillcrest Hardware continues to look for new products and services. Our commitment to being the best in San Diego is our priority. We treat our customers the way we want to be treated.
  • We Pride Ourselves On Service – We know if it wasn’t for the customer, we would not be here, so service is number one.
  • Retaining Customers is Paramount to Hillcrest Hardware – In 1999, Hillcrest Ace established its frequent buyers club, “Ace Helpful Hardware Club”. With over two million members nationwide, club members receive discounts, rebates and valuable information on home improvement.
  • Competitive Pricing – With ACE’s national buying strength you are guaranteed to get a great price at Hillcrest Hardware.
  • Friendly and Convenient – In a recent Gallup research poll, consumers named ACE among the top two stores in the marketplace in four key areas – most convenient locations, friendliest store, most knowledgeable and helpful personnel, and best service.
  • Special Orders – Through our warehouse, you have access to over 60,000 special order items, plus thousands of direct purchase vendors. Our state-of-the-art delivery system and 15 warehouses nationwide makes our distribution system one of the strongest in the retail industry. Customer needs are met 365 days of the year.

Our Location

Hillcrest Ace Hardware is located on the corner of 10th and University Avenue, in the heart of Hillcrest. We offer free parking behind the store.

1003 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 291-5988
(619) 291-5987 (fax)


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