I dunno if they have one in your neighborhood - but they're great. You wanna buy a single screw? They have it. Bird feeder? For sure. Little red wagon? Yup.
Home Depot? NOT a chance. You have to buy a box of a thousand screws.
If I were independently wealthy, I'd buy stock in Ace, even if it was not a good investment. But I don't think they're listed on the stock market.
The double bonus for me is that my local Ace is a very short bicycle ride away.