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Lawrence’s Local Hardware Store

Cottin’s Hardware & Rental has been a family owned and operated hardware store since 1946. We stock a full line of hardware, paint, tools, lawn & garden, housewares, plumbing, electrical, brewing supplies and bee keeping equipment. Serving Lawrence, KS, Douglas county and surrounding areas.

June Monthly Specials

Cottin’s Hardware Farmers Market!

Thursdays 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm. Located in the Back Parking Lot of Cottin’s Hardware and Rental

  • 15+ Vendors
  • Live Music – Hot Food – Public Chess Tables
  • Free State Brewing Beer
  • Local Produce & Pastured Meats
  • Gluten Free Bake Goods
  • Jams, Jellies, Honey and More!


Our customer services go beyond helping you find what you need. We also do:

  • Screen Replacement
  • Window Glazing
  • General Mower Maintenance
  • Pipe Cutting and Threading
  • Lock Rekeying
  • And so much more!

Building Murals

We are proud to feature two original murals by local artists on our building.

Tiempo De La Tierra (2021) by Dave Loewenstein.

In Good Standing Amidst The Powers That Be (2003) by Ardys Ramberg and Missy McCoy.