Ed Pool is the owner and operator of Pool True Value, headquartered in Paris ,  IL. This is a highly regarded Hardware & Rentals company in Edgar County.

Ed was trained in Hardware & Rentals by a store located in Olney, Il. He worked there for several years and decided to open his own. He has taken paint seminars as well as others twice a year. Ed has done rental and computer training as well.

Some of the services Pool True Value provides include: Gift Certificates, Gift Registry, Special Orders, Small Engine Repair, Water Heater, Hand Tools Power Tools, Home Decor, Housewares, Lawn & Garden, Electrical Lumber & Building Materials, Patio Furniture, Outdoor Power Equipment, Paint, Plumbing, Sporting Goods, and Toys.

When it comes to providing expert Hardware & Rentals services, nothing takes the place of experience. Ed began working in Hardware & Rentals 38 years ago and started Pool True Value in 1973.

One of Pool True Value’s  goals is to provide their Edgar County clients with professional, high quality, and affordable services. People often choose Pool True Value for Hardware & Rentals because of quality and service.

The result, one of the most successful Hardware & Rentals companies in Paris !  

What do their customers think?

One fan of the company publicly wrote, “Thelma Geralds 9 months ago- Found what we were after and the help was great..”

Another fan of the Pool True Value publicly wrote, “Brenda Blair 2 years ago- Extremely helpful sales people every time I’ve been to the store. They help me when I need help but leave me alone when I just want to browse. The paints are excellent. ”

Having owner operated experts, like Ed providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Paris and Edgar County, IL.

Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Ed Pool that employ people and ensure their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Ed for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.

Need Hardware & Rentals service? Give Pool True Value an opportunity by visiting them at 11703 IL Hwy – 1 Paris, or by calling them at 217-466-8210.

In addition to running a successful Hardware & Rentals business, Ed supports  the local high school basketball team, is a Member of the Rotary Club, Chamber of Commerce, and PEDCO.

So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board

Ed Pool, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Edgar County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of IL and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.

Well done Ed Pool!

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