About Us

Original Store on Station Road Cheadle Hulme 1950s

We are a fully independent family owned home, hardware and garden retailer, helping customers with everything everyday since 1936.

About us

Your traditional ironmongers with modern values, Snape & Sons is, and always has been, a family run and fully independent home and hardware store. We pride ourselves on offering not just great prices across our extensive range of goods, but also unparalleled knowledge and advice on everything house and home. Contact us today for free advice, our sales team are always happy to help.

Generations of customers have relied upon Snape & Sons for everything everyday including kitchenware, cleaning products, garden supplies and DIY essentials. We always keep the customer at the heart of everything we do; every item within our range is carefully selected by us for its brilliant quality and value for money.

Stocking a generous variety of products, Snape's is your one stop shop when it comes to home essentials and home improvement. From individual DIY tools and accessories including nuts and bolts to a wide selection kitchen accessories and small domestic appliances. We have certainly tried our utmost to get the most comprehensive selection of home necessities under one roof. However, if you can't find a product in store don't hesitate to ask, with a number of dedicated suppliers, we will do our best to facilitate your request.

If you can’t find something that you are looking for on our website or in store, simply ask and our friendly staff will be more than happy to help.

Our History

A family run business founded in 1936, Snape & Sons has been serving leafy Cheadle Hulme, Bramhall and now the nation, for over 80 years! Established by Harry Snape we are a traditional home and hardware shop, where you can find all of your high quality essentials at fantastic prices.

In 2013 we became proud members of the Homehardware Group of independent stores, granting us the ability to provide you with our own line of brilliant branded products and the combined buying power of over 400 stores, making us even more competitively priced than ever.


We are proud sponsors of the following local sports clubs:

Cheadle Hulme Cricket Club  Hazel Grove Golf Club