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Where to Find Grilling Equipment Locally in DSM

2022 Grilling Buying Guide

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is continuing to look local first when it comes to buying from Greater Des Moines (DSM) shops, restaurants and more. By supporting small businesses, the money you spend in the region will stay within the community. This week’s #DSMlocal buying guide is for where to buy local in order to prepare for grilling this summer. Check out the featured items below for ideas on how to support local hardware businesses and more in DSM.

Flavoring, Hardware + Patio

Baldon Hardware

Item: Grills
Description: Family-owned since 1981, Adel’s Baldon Hardware has grills available for purchase.

Fireplace Stone & Patio

Item: Custom and Modular Islands
Description: Create your own outdoor kitchen with a built-in grill head that will help provide even heating in the elements.

Heart of Iowa Marketplace

Item: Sauces
Description: Check out the local barbecue and hot sauce options from local vendors featured in the shop at Heart of Iowa Marketplace.


Item: Patio Umbrella
Description: Don’t let the sun keep you from grilling this summer. Check out the patio umbrellas and bases at Homemakers in Urbandale. An umbrella works for those rainy spring days, too!

Le Creuset at the Outlets of Des Moines

Item: Basting Brush
Description: When you’re preparing food to grill, don’t forget to marinate! A basting brush from Le Creuset at the Outlets of Des Moines is the perfect tool for any grill master.

McCoy True Value Hardware and Just Ask Rental

Item: Pellet Grill
Description: Wood pellet grills use wood pellets as fuel, and you can find pellet grill models at different price points at True Value.

Do It Best Waukee Hardware & Rent-It Center

Item: Grill Flavoring, Spices and Sauces
Description: From Jack Daniels to Western to Blues Hog, a variety of sauces, smoking chips and sweet and spicy rubs can be found at Do It Best in Waukee.

Porter Do It Best Hardware & Rental

Item: Grill Accessories
Description: Looking to deck out your grill for the summer season? Find charcoal baskets, grill covers, drip pans and more at Porter Do It Best Hardware & Rental.

TNT Landscaping

Item: Built-In Grill
Description: TNT Landscaping in Ankeny can design and install the perfect place to grill this summer.

Find more hardware businesses in DSM here.

The original #DSMlocal Buying Guide offers gift ideas for a variety of recipients from bookworms to pet lovers and more. Throughout the year, The Partnership will continue to add even more buying guides to encourage buying local, curated with DSM shops, restaurants and service providers in mind for shoppers like you!

If you're a business owner and Member of The Partnership interested in being featured in one of the buying guides, sign up here.

Greater Des Moines Partnership

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is the economic and community development organization that serves Greater Des Moines (DSM), Iowa. Together with 24 Affiliate Chambers of Commerce, more than 6,500 Regional Business Members and more than 365 Investors, The Partnership drives economic growth with one voice, one mission and as one region. Through innovation, strategic planning and global collaboration, The Partnership grows opportunity, helps create jobs and promotes DSM as the best place to build a business, a career and a future. Learn more at DSMpartnership.com.