People in Brush know there is a one stop shop for auto parts, firearms/ammo and hardware. The place is Hometown Auto & Hardware.
Hometown Auto & Hardware is really comprised of a number of different stores that offers a wide range of products. For auto parts needs there is the familiar blue and yellow NAPA Auto Parts store located to the east of Hometown Hardware on Edison Street.
Owner Steve Albert and Hometown Hardware Manager Kristen Mettlen pride themselves on offering exceptional customer and community service. Part of that includes offering special events like the BBQ Cook-off and Ladies Night. They also recently partnered with the Brush High School football team in doing a program called Winning Yards where they promoted and supplied the equipment for yard work for two lucky families in need. The Beetdigger Football Team seniors made the selection and the whole team went out to do the community service.
Albert took over the NAPA store in July of 2000 and considers it to be a good move on his part.
Albert had a friend in the auto parts business call him about an opportunity to buy…