232 Lexington St
Waltham, MA 02452-4612


Ideal Concrete Block Company has been serving New England, as well as being a mainstay of the community  of Waltham, for over 94 years. In the age of retail chains and big box stores, we are delighted to continue the tradition our grandfather started in 1923 at this very location of servicing the community he lived and worked in. He believed in hiring good people, treating them fairly, and his customers honestly. As your neighborhood hardware store, True Value by Ideal provides us the opportunity to offer a wide range of products and broad assortment of quality merchandise backed with superior customer service and knowledgeable salespeople. Whether you are a professional contractor or a D-I-Y enthusiast we invite you to stop by. We have the advice, products and inspiration you need to complete your project.

While you are there, please be sure to visit our Pavers by Ideal outdoor living showroom to see first hand how our extensive line of decorative concrete pavers, landscape retaining walls, and garden products can add style and value to your home. You will discover why homeowners across New England have chosen our products to extend their family rooms into the outdoors for years of enjoyment right in their own backyard!


So come in to see us or visit us at www.IdealConcreteBlock.com or www.PaversbyIdeal.com. We have the right information you need- including easy-to-follow instructions to help you achieve beautiful D-I-Y results when installing a stylish paver walkway or patio; a cozy fire pit or building a sturdy retaining wall. If you prefer, we can assist you in obtaining the services of a professional landscape contractor.



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About True Value

Behind Every Project is a True Value

Under the sink, against the wall and over the edge when it comes to home improvement?

You’ve come to the right place. Start your projects off right with quality tools, products and expert advice from our True Value Hardwarians. We have the know-how to answer your questions, assist with projects, and find ways to make your home maintenance and improvement ventures a whole lot easier. Whether you tackle projects weekly, monthly or yearly, True Value is your one stop destination for all your hardware needs.