Welcome to Handy Hardware – Your Number One Friendly Neighbourhood Hardware!

We are a family-owned business that has been serving the community of Benoni for 41 years. We were established in 1976 and stock all home improvement and paint-related products, as well as Prominent Paints.  From foundation to roof, Handy Hardware has it all.


The Team

Our team is made up of 12 members.
Our women-led, female team welcomes our clients with a friendly smile and sound advice and product knowledge.
Our team ensures that customers receive the best service in Benoni through our client-centric approach.  You will never be left waiting at our door!
We are renowned as the Friendly Benoni Ladies Hardware and live up to the name every single day!


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A List of Products We Stock

Prominent paint

Paint Accessories

Building materials – bricks, sand, stone, cement, lintels, timber, steel windows and door frames

Wooden windows and door frames and doors

Plumbing accessories

Electrical fittings

Curtain rails

Garden tools and equipment

Power tools

Hand tools


A List of Brands We Stock

  • Prominent paints
  • Kwikbuild Cement
  • Flash Harry
  • Woodoc
  • Polycell
  • Aerolak
  • Academy Brushware
  • Tork Craft
  • Gardena
  • Lasher
  • Stanley
  • Qualitools
  • BBL
  • A Shak
  • Alcolin
  • Permoseal
  • Bostik
  • Efekto
  • Heunis Rainwater Goods
  • IKA Fasteners
  • Rufflette Curtain Rails
  • Marley
  • Genkem
  • Black & Decker Power Tools
  • Ingco

Contact Us

011 849 9019
011 425 3055

Business hours:

Monday – Thursday 08:00 – 17:30
Friday 08:00 – 17:15
Saturday 08:00 – 13:00

18 O’Reilly Merry Street, Northmead, Benoni, 1501
South Africa

(Corner Twelfth Avenue and O’Reilly Merry Street)


Handy Hardware and Paint Centre has a special interest in deliveries.  We believe in going above and beyond for our clients, and provide exactly that, in terms of our deliveries.


Our delivery fleet comprises of 4-ton trucks, as well as a smaller vehicle to provide delivery needs for everyone.  Whether you need a few small things delivered to your home, or a large delivery to your business – we have you covered.


We deliver ALL quantities – even the small ones, and we deliver promptly.