James Hardware

James Do it Best Hardware | 137 Scott St., Olive Hill, KY, 41164 | 606-286-2692

Case Knives
Milwaukee Tools

Welcome to James Do it Best Hardware - Celebrating 40 Years Serving Olive Hill!

We are blessed to have our business in the small town of Olive Hill, KY and it is important for our customers to want to come back to our store. Therefore, we strive to provide the best quality merchandise and the best customer service to everyone who walks through our door.  We have 6 full-time employees with 13 - 40 years of experience who want your visit to our store to be a pleasant one.

We carry complete lines of  basic hardware, plumbing, paint, electrical, lawn and garden, power tools, parts and accessories. We're the local, authorized Stihl power equipment dealer and have the region's best Case Knives selection.

We are a single store serving customers in our hometown of Olive Hill, Kentucky in Carter County, along with customers in the surrounding counties of Boyd, Elliott, GreenupLewis and Rowan


Stihl blower

Stihl Power Equipment

James Do it Best is your local, authorized Stihl power equipment dealer. You'll find a full line of Stihl equipment at our Olive Hill, KY, store, including Stihl gas powered blowers, trimmers, chainsaws, and more. We also feature the new battery-powered Stihl Lightning equipment - top of the line in the battery-powered power equipment industry. 

Our knowledgeable and experienced staff can help make sure you end up with the right equipment and model you need, while our small engine service department can help keep your Stihl equipment in top shape year after year. 

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The Color Bar at James Do it Best

Our Color Bar paint center makes James Do it Best a one-stop paint department for our Olive Hill community. With the Color Bar paint center in place, James Do it Center is your paint destination. The Color Bar is designed to provide inspiration for your projects and give you confidence when choosing colors and selecting your paint products. The Color Bar is always current, making sure you keep up with the latest paint trends and giving you examples of do-it-yourself projects. 

With everything from Modern Masters Front Door Paint to spray paints and chalked paints - plus a full line of Do it Best Quality Paints and all the accessories - James Do it Best is truly your go-to paint store. 

Water heaters

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