7 of the best Memorial Day deals you need to buy today
The weekend is happening right now, which means hundreds of retailers have slashed prices on items for your home and garden, helping you save on the things you want most. Expensive items like , and are all marked down, but as summer approaches many of us will be spending more time outdoors or entertaining guests, so here are some of our other favorite deals you should grab today as long as the price is right.
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Whether you spend your summer days by the pool or your nights on the terrace or by the fire, you will need a place to sit and relax. Adirondack Folding Chairs from Christopher Knight Home are available now in a variety of colors for 40% off at Overstock. These chairs are made of acacia wood and are water resistant.
If you’re looking for a cheaper alternative to the popular Apple Watch, the Fitbit Sense might be a good option for you. It has tools to monitor heart health, stress management, and skin temperature so you can automatically track your health. It will also show you your nightly blood oxygen levels and monitor your sleep. Plus, while you’re more active outdoors, this Fitbit has built-in GPS to help with hiking, biking, and even driving. It’s also compatible with Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa so you have access to your alarms and reminders. One battery charge lasts up to six days, and a 12-minute charge will get you a day’s worth of battery life if you’re short on time. The Fitbit Sense usually sells for around $300, but right now Best Buy has marked it down to just $180.
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With so many home maintenance and improvement projects, it’s essential that you have tools around the house to help you out. Power tools are often pricey, but you can get the Ryobi OnePlus 18-Volt Cordless Six-Tool Kit at Home Depot for less than $200. This combo kit includes a drill/driver and impact driver, reciprocating saw, circular saw, multi-tool, LED light, two batteries, charger, bag and accessories.
Memorial Day is the unofficial kickoff of summer shenanigans, when most kids start summer vacation, more people travel, and lots of people take time out to grill outside. There are plenty of grills on sale right now, but you can get a Spark Grill Prime package for less than $1,000. Along with the grill, which is able to send you app alerts when your food is ready, your purchase also includes eight charcoal bricks to get you started, a premium bamboo cutting board, two probes temperature gauge and a grill lid to keep out moisture. damage your new grill.
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This 57-inch rectangular gas fireplace from Better Homes and Gardens is over $100 off at Walmart. An outdoor fire pit is the perfect addition to your backyard gatherings, and this one can accommodate plenty of people when you want to entertain. It features a stainless steel burner capable of outputting up to 50,000 BTUs, to provide plenty of heat to keep you cozy on those chilly summer nights. The pit comes with glass beads and a vinyl cover. Note, however, that the required propane tank is sold separately.
While everyone is out grilling your favorite meats (or meatless), whip up side dishes and desserts with this three-piece set of rectangular bakers from Staub. Sur La Table has this set reduced to $100 this weekend. These dishes are great for making brownies, casseroles, pasta dishes, roast vegetables, cobblers and more. Plus, each piece has two handles for easy carrying, and the bakers nest inside each other, making the set easy to store. They are also dishwasher safe, making cleanup a breeze.
Amazon is currently offering a 12-pack of Minord Ultra-Bright Solar Lights for $22. That’s a savings of 45%. These lights are perfect for illuminating a path around your patio, driveway or garden. The lights are designed for the outdoors and are completely waterproof. They stand up to any weather, including rain, snow, frost, and high temperatures, and the heavy-duty ground stakes provide reliable stability. A four to six hour charge in the sun will allow these little lights to light up your garden for up to 12 hours, ensuring your path is lit for all the adventures that await you this summer.