Author: Jillian Boris
The Grand Opening celebration of the newest Blain’s Farm & Fleet in Portage, Michigan starts today! While the parking lots may look full, there’s still plenty of time to get in on the fun all weekend long! There will be vendor demonstrations, exclusive giveaways, hot buys and sweepstakes! For more information on the Portage Grand Opening events please check out our special events page!
You can now take a virtual tour through our renovated store! Are you itching to get a sneak peak at the newly remodeled store? Check out the 3-D virtual tour of the new and improved Bourbonnais Blain’s Farm & Fleet before the Grand Re-Opening Event. You have the capability of experiencing a first person vantage point of the entire interior layout of the store. The iGuide 3-D tour allows the(…)
Visit select Blain’s Farm & Fleet stores for pet adoption events this summer! You can meet animals in search of forever homes and help fulfill your local shelter’s wish list by donating items right at the store. From dogs to cats, and everything in between, your animal experts are here to help these adoptable, loving pets.
Don’t miss out on our In-Store Tool Demos & Giveaways, March 3rd & 4th only (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.), during our Ultimate Tool Event! Register to win a DEWALT & Milwaukee GRAND PRIZE, valued up to $2,000 each! Plus, enjoy free giveaways when you demo select DEWALT and Milwaukee tools! Here’s your chance to demo these great tools: Milwaukee M18 Cordless LITHIUM-ION 2-Tool Combo Kit Milwaukee M12 Cordless Combo(…)
Learn how to get rid of some common bad smells in your home with Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Have you ever walked into a room and noticed that something was not right? Your nose immediately crinkled when you noticed the bad smells coming from somewhere in your home. Learn how you can get rid of bad smells in your home with our handy guide. Something Fishy In the Air You(…)
Find out what you need to know before you plant grass seed with Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Tired of looking at bare soil? The first thing you should know before you plant grass seed is that not all grass seed is created equal. You want to look for grass seed that has been evaluated and rated by the The National Turfgrass Evaluation Program (NTEP). The NTEP is a cooperative effort(…)
Follow these simple tips for painting wood furniture from Blain’s Farm & Fleet. Ever drive home and see a gorgeous dresser on someone’s curb? Have an old piece of wood furniture that you’ve been dying to restore? With the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet, you can start painting wood furniture in no time. Use these simple tips to get started. Tips for Painting Wood Furniture 1. Remove drawers and(…)
Learn about the advantages of standby generators with Blain’s Farm & Fleet. With summer weather comes unpredictability and summer storms. When the power goes out, it’s important to be prepared. One way to prepare for any power outage is with a backup generator. When you’re shopping for a backup generator, there are two types to choose from: portable generators and standby generators. Each one has their own pros and cons:(…)
Learn about the difference between hot pack canning and cold pack canning. Do you want to learn how to can just like Grandma did? With the help of Blain’s Farm & Fleet, you can learn about cold pack and hot pack canning methods, and which one will work best with your home canner. What’s the Difference Between Hot Pack Canning and Cold Pack Canning? Cold Pack Canning Cold pack canning(…)
Find out which garden tools are must-haves for any gardener. If you’re new to gardening, you need to know about the different tools you’ll need. From breaking up soil to keeping flowers watered, Blain’s Farm & Fleet has the garden tools you need to take care of your garden. 10 Must-Have Garden Tools 1. Garden Cultivator – These handy tools are great for reaching tighter areas where a longer tool just won’t fit.(…)