Quality Building Materials and Service for over 90 years!


Welcome to O.L. Willard Co., Eastern Connecticut’s source for lumber and hardware for more than 80 years!
O.L. Willard Co. has been providing friendly service and expert advice since 1927, showcasing an extensive selection of quality building supplies. We are family owned and operated, so you will always see a kind face and receive top-notch personal services. For all of your lumber and hardware needs, come in and see us today!
Planks Of Wood On Shelves—Williards Lumber in Willimantic, CT
O.L. Willard Co. is a full-service hardware store and lumber yard that strives to provide the best in customer service. To ease your shopping experience, please visit our Do It Best online store. There, you can purchase 70,000 items, all available for UPS overnight delivery. If you want to purchase a product that cannot be delivered by UPS, visit us or call our store to purchase the product. If we do not stock the item, one of our staff members will special order it just for you.
As a full-service hardware store, O.L. Willard Co. is proud to offer the following additional services:
  • Blade Sharpening
  • Decking Options
  • Fencing Options
  • Flooring Options
  • Free Deliveries
  • Free Estimates
  • Free Popcorn
  • Gift Cards and Charge Accounts
  • Home and Garden Accessories
  • Key Cutting
  • Replacement Door and Window Options
  • Roofing Options
  • Tool Repair
  • UPS Shipping
  • Window Pane and Screen Replacement
  • Window Shade Cutting