Fresh new must-have: StayHold Trunk Organizers

With the New Year, people are thinking about organizing & redecorating! (We’re doing a LOT that here at the store, too!) Here’s something people have learned the hard way: paint cans like to TIP OVER in the trunk. That’s bad news! StayHold trunk organizers use VELCRO to stick to the carpet on the bottom of your trunk & brace things in place – paint cans, bleach, groceries, plants, and more. Lightweight but tough, these plastic organizers can also hold your hunting, fishing, & emergency gear Continue reading →

John’s 4 Stihl Leaf Blower Tips

After a long, cold winter, it’s time to clean up. Planting new flowers, mowing the lawn – all the little things to make your yard beautiful again. It’s the time of year to break out all our lawn care equipment again. As people are preparing for the summer, we often get questions about troubles getting all the tools tools to start up after long, cold winter storage. Tool Troubleshooting: 4 Leaf Blower Tips Many people are ready to use their gas powered leaf blowers, but Continue reading →

Can SureCan…? This gas can sure can!

Now, I know what you’re thinking… another gas can?? Yes! SureCan is a new and renovated gas can that is becoming popular in various local businesses, including here at Smith and Edwards. The SureCan is made in the USA and the company is local here in Ogden, Utah. The Standard Examiner just recently featured Brad Ouderkirk, owner of the SureCan, in an article as well. Click here to see the article. You can win your own SureCan gas can this week! Scroll down to enter Continue reading →

Personalize Your Garden with Utah Original Art

Spring is all about getting out and enjoying the beauty of the outdoors. Smith and Edwards has fresh flowers, planters, and garden accessories that will help you create that perfect outdoor haven. You can find the perfect way to organize your beautiful garden with Burnett Metal Art garden markers – made right here in Utah! Burnett Metal Art is a Utah based company out of Garland. The Burnetts have found that being a Utah-based company has brought in a lot of business because the people Continue reading →

Add Color to your Garden with These Flowers

What’s your favorite thing about spring? Is it getting away from the snow & frost in favor of 60- and 70-degree weather? Buds and new growth on the trees? Hearing birds returning and singing in the morning? Starting to be able to get on the water and fish again? I’ve been so lucky – not having a garden I’m proud of yet, I’ve gotten to enjoy the huge variety of flowers here every day at Smith & Edwards. It’s been a beautiful spring here at Continue reading →

How to Plant a Garden

Today we had students from Weber High School’s FFA Agricultural Education program come and help us teach Plain City Preschoolers how to plant a garden! Two classes of preschoolers got to plant their own pansies for free, as well as tour the store and have a bunch of fun collecting treats (click to see pictures). Since they were so good at helping plant flowers – and they happen to be in a Plant & Soil Science class – I asked Lindsey, Zeanne, Devin, and Bryan Continue reading →