402 Main Rd, Wynberg, Cape Town, 7800
R.James Hardware is a traditional hardware store with a massive selection of Hardware and Building items!
R.James Hardware

We trust that you will always find what you need for your DIY, maintenance or building projects. If you don’t, we can specially order almost any item you need. Our hardware departments carry a large variety of items. We have a selection of tools, garden tools, power tools and equipment to name a few.

We take interest in each customer that walks into R.James Hardware and have earned our friendly, knowledgeable reputation by helping, answering and guiding customers to the correct products. We will also help you understand how items work so you can do your home renovations or projects with confidence.

Building Materials
Any material which is used in construction or renovations. A few are natural such as clay, sand and wood as well as man-made products.
Electricity is used for electric power where electric current is used to energize equipment and electronics which deals with electrical circuits that involve active electrical components.
Garden & Irrigation
A garden is a planned space, usually outdoors. Set aside for the display and or enjoyment of plants and other forms of nature.
Irrigation is used for the application of controlled amounts of water for plants at intervals. It helps to grow your garden and maintain landscapes in a controlled sustainable manner.
Safety Clothing & Equipment
Personal protective equipment (PPE) can be used to protect people against health and safety risks. A few examples are: Eye protection, Gloves, Harnesses, Hearing protection, High-visibility clothing, Protective clothing, Safety footwear and Safety helmets. Employers are required to provide personal protective equipment in the workplace.
Hardware & DIY
Hardware stores, often called DIY stores sell household hardware for home improvements including: keys, locks, hinges, cleaning products, paint, lawn and garden items, chains, fasteners, hand tools, power tools, building materials, plumbing items and electrical items directly to consumers. Many hardware stores have specialty departments unique to its area.
Paint is any liquid applied in a thin layer which converts to a solid film. It is most commonly used to colour, protect or provide texture to objects.
Plumbing uses pipes, valves, tanks etc. to move, heat and cool fluids as well as control waste removal. Plumbing is critical to public health and sanitation.
Tools – Hand & Power
Having the right tools is key to any successful project. If you own a home or a vehicle, you know having quality tools is a must for day to day repairs and maintenance. Be sure to wear the necessary safety equipment, and operate all tools according to their specifications. You never know when you might need them so it’s best to have a basic tool set on hand.

we offer a wide range of building products, from sand and stone to water proofing and cement sealants.

DIY & Renovations

for the DIY Handyman person, we offer everything from a drill bit to power tools

Free advice

Old fashioned one on one service for all customers, personal service always

R.James Hardware
Featured Products
Tools – Hand & Power

We sell a wide range of tools from screw drivers to power tools like drills and sanders.


We sell a varied selection of timber for the handyman man, as well as moldings and skirting for the building industry.


We have a large selection of internal doors all the way through to solid external weather doors.


We sell safety clothing items in stock like workers overalls, hi-visibility vests, helmets etc.

At R.James Hardware – Whether You are looking for a wheel barrow or a new set of screw drivers, we will be able to assist you. Our departments have a large variety of items that cater for all your DIY, Gardening, Renovation and Building needs. If we do not have it in stock, we will do our best to find it for You.