RONA is a subsidiary of Lowe's Canada, an industry leader in home improvement. RONA operates all across Canada with over 370 stores. They are an excellent choice if you are looking to complete any home improvement, renovation, or building project, no matter how big or small. RONA is proud of it's Canadian roots, so have a "Well Made Here" non-profit organization which encourages the purchase of quality Canadian-made products.
RONA has operated in canada for over 80 years, starting in 1939. It started as an alliance of independent hardware stores in Montreal. They wanted to deal directly with manufacturers and cut out the wholesalers. Originally called Ro-Na after two of its founders, and it has expanded all across Canada ever since. RONA was acquired by Lowe's in 2016.
There are regularly deals and promotions being offered at RONA. Changing seasons is s a great time to pick up something new for a good price. For example, the "Start Up the Summer" event offers deals on outdoor season materials and equipment such as BBQs, patio furniture, or gardening supplies.
Check out RONA's website for updated news and fun contests. Currently they are offering a #LiveYourBestLawn contests for $250 prize, or the Workbench Contest for a $500 prize. Besides this, RONA keeps an updated section on their website of Do-It-Yourself projects - you can watch the video and give it a try yourself!
RONA is committed to the environment and providing eco-friendly products. This is why they offer a variety of ENERGY STAR and WaterSense products, among others. Make sure to look out for the certificates on various products to know if you are choosing something eco-friendly.