As a local business, we like to support other local businesses. To do this, we offer house accounts, which create an easy way for you to come in and get what you need quickly. There’s no money exchange, we simply bill you at the end of each month. House accounts are free and apply to all of our store locations in Baltimore and Washington, DC.

For more information, email

Download a house account application.

If you would like to get updates about upcoming business to business events at our stores, please send us an email to

Benefits of a house account:

  • No cash exchange
  • Convenient billing at the end of the month
  • Discounts on bulk orders
  • Delivery
  • Awesome customer service


Who we can supply:

  • Contractors
  • Painters
  • Public Works
  • Schools & Churches
  • Property Management
  • Restaurants
  • Interior Designers & Architects
  • Retailer Businesses








Corporate Philanthropy

A Few Cool Hardware Stores is proud to support many local and national organizations including:

N Street Village, a social services community supporting the homeless and low-income women in Washington, DC.

The Children's Miracle Network, which raises funds for more than 170 children's hospitals across the country. 100% of funds raised are given to our local children’s’ hospitals: Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore; and Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC.

Jubilee Jobs, an employment organization providing job preparation, job placement, and a community of support for eager, ready to work applicants. Store owner Gina Schaefer is an active Advisory Board Member.

The Loading Dock, Inc. in Baltimore, MD; and Community Forklift in Washington, D.C., two building materials reuse facilities offering affordable building materials for housing and community improvement by redirecting landfill bound, reusable materials into productive use.

Washington Animal Rescue League, DC’s oldest animal shelter with a mission to honor and strengthen the human-animal bond by providing the best quality care for homeless dogs and cats, and supporting companion animals in their homes through affordable veterinary care, community outreach, and education.

Please send donation and sponsorship requests to (Washington, DC & VA metro area) or (Baltimore, MD). Because we get so many requests, we have a few guidelines:

1. Please give us 45 days advance notice in order to fulfill a request. 
2. Preference goes to 501c3 non-profit organizations that are based in and serve the Washington, DC and
Baltimore, MD neighborhoods near each of our stores.
3. We go over the requests during the first week of the month and you will hear from us either way.