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Home for the Holidays: A 2020 Gift Guide


Regardless of what 2020 brought in for you, we’re all optimistic for the new year. This holiday season is the perfect time to get your loved ones the gifts that are sure to bring joy in 2021. When you see your friends and family, remind them of all the good times to be had in the upcoming seasons!  

Here are some of our favorite gifts to grab this year: 


YETI Coolers, Cups and More for the Outdoor Enthusiast 

At Pleasants, we carry some of the finest brands for all of your friends’ favorite activities. Our selection of YETI products offers unlimited fun with colorful coolers like seafoam, sagebrush, charcoal, navy and more for all your favorite fishermen, campers, tailgaters, and beach-goers this holiday season.  

Big Green Eggs and Weber Grills for Outdoor Fun 

If you’re in the market for a new grill this year, we have a great selection of grills from Big Green Egg and Weber available at your neighborhood Pleasants, and an even larger selection in our warehouse (with the option for free ship-to-store).

And, if your grill master already has perfect grill setup, we have a ton of accessories they are sure to love: 

  • Dual-probe Thermometer: two probe thermometer which monitors the temperature of the meat and the grill cavity. Provides a precise reading to know when your food is ready!
  • EGGSpander: the ultimate expansion system for the Big Green Egg!
  • EGGniter Electric Fire Starter: ignites lump charcoal or hardwood in just minutes without striking a match.
  • And, much more!

Be sure to peruse our selection of grilling accessories to add that bit of umph for the giving season.  

Solo Stove - Achieving the Perfect Fire for Family and Friends 

For the friend that loves the outdoors and camping, our new line of Solo Stoves is an ideal gift.

Whether the Bonfire or the Yukon, these stoves can bring your loved ones that extra warmth for gatherings with friends and family. 

The Bonfire is perfectly portable for your friends who love to camp in the beautiful outdoors. Safe and efficient, this gift is perfect for your friends or family’s next adventure.  

Solo Stove has been so popular this year that it’s been hard to keep in stock! Be sure to shop early.

Battery-Powered STIHL Chainsaws & Blowers 

STIHL battery-powered equipment is becoming increasingly popular with homeowners! Why? Because STIHL battery tools have the power to get the job done on a single charge, and to do it as well as gas-powered products. 

This holiday season, STIHL AK Battery Sets are $20 OFF (ends 12/27/20). The AK Battery Series offers everything from chainsaws, blowers, trimmers and more. This line is perfect for frequent use around suburban yards, and a great gift idea for your family landscaper.   

Outdoor Rocker Chair 

Our most popular outdoor camping chair! The perfect gift for the adventure-seeker in your life or soccer fan. This chair is so comfortable and portable. In fact, we sold out earlier this year and just received a new shipment! 

The RoadTrip Rocker™ is available in navy blue or hunter green. It has a tall mesh backrest, a powder-coated steel frame, and molded armrests. It folds together and fits inside the carry bag for easy on-the-go transportation. 

CAT LED Neck Light 

Great for the handyman or DIYer. This innovative design provides the ultimate hands-free lighting for use anywhere without irritation. It sits comfortably on your neck without leaving sweat marks and is easily cleaned. 

Perfect for work around the house, camping, walking the dog, and much more. 

There are so many uses for this light which makes it a perfect gift for anyone on your list!  

Thoughtful & Unique Holiday Gifts for Your Loved Ones 

One of the great things about holiday gift shopping at Pleasants Hardware is the wide selection of options that are available to you. 

Whether you’re looking to purchase grooming kits, personality socks, yummy treats, or airplane kits, there’s something for everyone on your holiday list at Pleasants.  

Duke Cannon 

A large array of men’s grooming products, Duke Cannon offers soaps, beard washes, oils, variety packs and much more that are now available at Pleasants!  

Consider creating a personalized gift basket for that special one in your life. Each scent is a unique combination. Plus, every year the brand donates a percentage of its net profits to causes that benefit veterans and active-duty military.  

Cool Socks 

Looking for a gag gift or a gift for your favorite tacky sock friend? Our tacky socks are sure to be patterned with something that best represents the personality of your friend! 

With styling of dogs, avocados, Pringles and more, the patterns are as unique as your loved one. What better gift than something that represents the likes of another?  

Gift Basket 

If you have that friend or family member that you find always difficult to shop for or need a hostess gift, a gift basket of treats and unique items may be the best option.  

Here are few ideas from peanuts to jams and jellies, pickles to toffee and sauces, our selection is endless.  

  • Peanuts from Southampton, Virginia - some of our favorites are the Belmont Peanuts, Feridies Peanuts (including the popular 5 O’clock Crunch), and Rodman’s Bar B Que’s redskin roasted peanuts.
  • Jams, jellies, pickles and more from Amish Goods – wide selection ranging from pumpkin butter and pickled okra to cinnamon peach syrup and much more!
  • Sweet toffee from Dave’s Sweet Tooth Toffee - we carry both the peppermint and gingerbread flavors!
  • Rubs & sauces - from John Henry rubs, Traeger sauces and our very own Fuel Feed sauce, the options for rubs and sauces at Pleasants are endless!

Guillow Balsa Wood Airplane Kits 

Let’s not forget about the kids! Guillow airplane kits, around since 1926, are perfect for both children and those who are young at heart. These wooden models bring bounties of joy for young architects. 

Gift Cards 

Still stumped? If you've got a friend or family member who recently became a homeowner or is DIY enthusiast, a gift card is always a great option! 

Gift cards can be purchased in-store at you neighborhood Pleasants. 

Pleasants Wishing You a Happy Holiday Season

A big thank you to all of our customers for their warmth and loyalty this year. We’re proud to continue being your neighborhood store of choice as we look forward to the luck of the new year.  

Happy holiday season from our family to yours!  

Stop by to find more gifts perfect for your loved ones, our team is happy to help as always!