Ames was established in 1774 and supplied the tools that built America. They continue to simplify your life with innovative lawn and garden tools designed for household projects and maintenance. Ames' tools are designed to fit your lifestyle with lightweight, ergonomic designs, and multi-purpose features to make every job easier. Brands under the Ames umbrella include names like True Temper, Dynamic Design, Hound Dog, UnionTools, Razor-Back, Professional Tools, Jackson Professional Tools and more are among the most recognized in their categories. This strong portfolio of brands allows Ames to build and maintain long-standing relationships with the leading companies that sell their product categories.