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Standing the Test of Time: The AMES® Shovel

While some may view our shovels as a homeowner’s tool that lives in a garage or tool shed, we see them as an iconic symbol of our heritage. For us, our shovels serve as a reminder to keep pushing strong because of the great impact they have made on the world around us throughout the years. Whether our shovels were used in times of war, to build new paths for transportation, or to construct parts of our country’s infrastructure, they’ve contributed to building America as we know it today and will continue to keep our land strong.

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AMES Sponsors Forest Park Conservancy’s Trail Rake-A-Thon

AMES provides Dual Tine Leaf Rakes for environmental cleanup event in Portland, Oregon 

CAMP HILL, Pa. (November 3, 2015) — The AMES Companies, Inc., the leading American manufacturer and global provider of lawn and garden products and jobsite tools, is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Forest Park Conservancy’s second annual Trail Rake-A-Thon on November 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Forest Park in Portland, Oregon. In addition to its role as event sponsor, the company will donate 80 AMES Dual Tine Leaf Rakes for volunteers to use during the event. The sponsorship is part of The…

This Old House Names AMES’ Dual Tine Leaf Rake Among Top 100 Best New Home Products of 2015

“This Old House Top 100” Reveals the Year’s Must-Have Innovations

CAMP HILL, Pa. (November 2, 2015) — The AMES Companies, Inc., the leading American manufacturer and global provider of lawn and garden products and jobsite tools, is pleased to announce that its Dual Tine Leaf Rake has been named to the fifth annual “This Old House Top 100,” a list of the best new home products of 2015.

“We’re dedicated to developing new products that set the bar in quality, innovation and meeting end-user needs,” said Janelle Winey, Sr. Product Manager at The AMES Companies, Inc. “When it comes to…