Hardwares in Kenya : Where to buy materials cheaply

The cost of building a home can be incredibly high and one ways of bringing costs downs is buying your supplies from the cheapest hardwares in Kenya.

This article lists the contacts and locations of the hardwares in Kenya selling building materials at pocket-friendly prices.

Be sure to factor in transport costs before ordering to see if it’s making economic sense.

Some of them offer free transport within a certain radius so that may not be an issue .

Otherwise, where the carriage prices are crazy, it could be cheaper to buy from your  neighborhood hardware.

Biggest and most affordable hardwares in Kenya : Contacts and location

·        Nairobi County

Laxcon hardware (Laxcon Hardware & Spares Ltd)

One of the very best hardwares in Nairobi, Laxcon is very well stocked and sells genuine stuff. You’ll enjoy being served by the very friendly staff who aalso sound quite knowledgable.

Their pricing is fair and product quality excellent.

Sure, they currently don’t deliver but you will certainly make some savings even after factoring in transportation.

Laxcon hardware Contacts

Location: Laxcon House- Limuru Road

Telephone: 020 2689328

Website: http://www.laxconhardware.com/

Ramco Hardware

Ramco hardware price list has some of the lowest prices in Kenya. Plus, they accept all modes of payments including credit cards and MPESA.

Easily one of the best hardwares to buy paints and basic hardware items.

Ramco Hardware contacts

Location: Sheikh Karume Road, Nairobi

Telephone: 020 2223792

Website: http://www.ramco-group.com/our-companies/ramco-hardware/

ASL Limited

ASL is among the top hardwares in industrial area Nairobi and you’ll get nearly all electrical appliances as well as various building materials at amazing prices

ASL limited contacts

Location: Lusaka Road(Industrial Area), Nairobi

Telephone: 0722 874460 / 0733 637989

Website: https://asl.co.ke/trading-contacts/


Plumbline Hardware Stores Ltd Nairobi Kenya

Staff at Plumbline is also super helpful and they again stock everything you might require when constructing.

Plumbline Hardware Stores Contacts

Location:  Mpaka Plaza, Mpaka Rd, Ground Floor, Westlands

Telephone: 0713 035991

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/plumblinehardwarestores/


Other Affordable hardwares in Kenya – Nairobi region

Also check out the following hardwares:

Parklands hardware & general store

Location:  Third Parklands Avenue, Nairobi

Telephone: 0722 786521

Website: https://www.parklands-hardware.co.ke/


Global hardware ltd

Location:  East Gate Road, Just off Mombasa Road

Telephone: 0786 456225

Website: https://globalhardware.co.ke/home/

·        Hardwares in Mombasa

If you’re in the coastal area, check out the following hardwares

Badar Hardware Ltd

Arguably Mombasa’s best, you will find everything you need to complete your construction project here.

Badar Hardware Contacts

Location:  Nyali Road, Near Leisure Stage, Mombasa

Telephone: 020 8070233

The Mombasa Hardware Ltd

Visit this store if you are searching for genuine tools or the best quality electrical and plumbing items.

Mombasa Hardware Ltd Contacts

Location:  Rawal Building, Ground Floor, Mombasa Town Centre (Jundani Meru Rd)

Telephone: (041) 2225713

A.N. Issak Hardwares Ltd

This store has been supplying coastal residents with quality hardware products for over 20 years and they’re still going strong.

You’ll find everything under one roof.

A.N. Issak Hardwares Ltd Contacts

Location:  Saba Saba, Mombasa

Telephone:  0700 400600


·        Hardwares in Kenya -Nakuru County

If you’re in Nakuru, here is where to buy building materials cheaply.

Mache Hardware Stores Ltd

The attendants here are so welcoming and the pricing fair.

Plus, they have a huge parking lot.

Mache Hardware Stores Contacts

Location: Geoffrey Kamau Avenue, Nakuru

Telephone: 0753 906228 / 0790 289709

Meems Hardware

Perhaps the cheapest hardware in Nakuru, Meems supplies myriad hardware items, electrical items, paints, glass, and other essentials.

Meems Hardware Contacts

Location: along Kenyatta Avenue, CBD Nakuru

Telephone: 0731 791835

Website: https://www.meemsltd.com


Super Bargains Glass & Hardware Ltd

This hardware Store also offers budget prices on glasses, paints, sanitary items, construction materials, furnitures etc.

It’s conveniently located at the city center and you can buy on wholesale/retail.

Super Bargains Glass & Hardware Contacts

Location: Off Nakuru-Eldoret Highway, Nakuru

Telephone:  0720 244473

Website:  http://www.superbargainshardware.com/showroom_nakuru


·        Hardwares in Eldoret

If you’re in Eldoret, you can get cheap prices and quality services from the following hardware dealers.

Eagle Hardware

Eagle is all about awesome prices and topnotch customer service.

Eagle Hardware Contacts

Location:  Eagle Building, Sosian Street, Eldoret

Telephone:  053 2033192

Facebook: https://web.facebook.com/pages/Eagle-Hardware-Ltd

Santram Hardware

Nice prices, genuine goods, and superb service- that’s Santram hardware for you.

Santram Hardware Contacts

Location:  College Hse, Oloo Street , Eldoret

Telephone:   053 02062364


Jasa Glass & Hardware

Here you will buy various types of glasses at great prices.

Jasa Glass & Hardware Contacts

Location:  Opp. M. V. Patel Hall, Moi Street, Eldoret

Telephone:  0723 646000

·        Hardwares in Kisumu

Leading hardwares in Kisumu includes:

Pabari Enterprises Ltd

Location:  Kamas, Near Builders Depot, Obote Road, Kisumu

Telephone:  0722 743118


Cecypo Limited

Location:  Cecypo Building, Obote Road (Opposite Sony Sugar Depot),Kisumu

Telephone:  0788 999993


Uyoma Naya Shop and Hardware

Location:  Uyoma Naya (Nyamasaria Center)along Nairobi – Kisumu Rd, Kisumu

Telephone:  0725 311958

·        Hardwares in Kakamega

Your best bets in Kakamega are:

Bukhungu Hardware & General Store

Location:  Cannon Awori Street, Kakamega

Telephone:  056-30592

Mitra Enterprises

Location:  Ware Road, Kakamega

Telephone:  +254-056-30709


·        Hardwares In Nanyuki

Very few hardwares in Naruki can qualify to be counted among the cheapest hardwares in Kenya.

But we found a few good options.

Here they are:

Tiger Hardware Nanyuki

Location:  Off Lumumba road, opp. KP hardware, Nanyuki Town

Telephone:  0722 318317

Penda General Enterprises Ltd.

Location:   Irura Street, Behind Nakumatt, Nanyuki

Telephone:  0720 684365


Soyama Hardware

Telephone:  0721 804118

·        Hardwares In Kenya – Central Kenya region

This list contains a list of the most affordable hardwares in the wider central Kenya region

Hardwares in Nyeri

Check these hardwares if you’re in Nyeri.

Rose Hardware

Location:   Kimathi Way, Nyeri

Telephone:  0721 412345

Pam complex hardware

Location:    Opposite Kungu Maitu, Kimathi Way, Nyeri

Telephone:  0722 863999

GM Kariuki Hardware

Location:   Grogan road, near Chieni supermarket

Telephone:  0723 507395

PS: If you buying in bulk and you’re in Nyeri or the surrounding areas, consider making the short journey to Karatina.

Double KK hardware, near Ruguru stage/Elephant castle hotel is generally cheaper than most hardwares in Nyeri.

Call Double Kei hardware on 0721 637529.


·        Hardwares in Embu

Embu residents should contact these hardwares:

New Muthokinju Hardware Embu

Location:    Embu – Siakago Rd, Embu

Telephone:  0722 607132

Website: http://www.muthokinju.co.ke/embu.html


Shanyaki General Hardware

Location:    Embu-Siakago Road, Embu

Telephone:  0722 877147

·        Hardwares in Meru

In Meru we recommend the following hardwares:


Silverspread Hardwares Ltd

Location:    Silverspread Bldg, Near Makutano Mosque, along Embu-Meru Highway, Meru

Telephone:  0721 156999


Aakash ltd

Location:    Ghana street, Near Equity Bank, Meru

Telephone:   0716 456945


Galaxy Merchants Ltd

Location:    Njuri Ncheke Street (Meru CBD)

Telephone:   0715 207980


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