As summer unofficially comes to a close, the annual Lowe’s Labor Day sale is a great time to stock up on tools, small kitchen appliances and outdoor furniture.
Now through September 8 (with some sales extending even longer), score great savings on everything from power tools to patio sets and home improvement items to kitchen appliances. Here are 20 deals to help take your abode from humble to high and mighty.
Tools and power equipment
DeWalt XR 20-Volt Max Cordless Rotary Hammer Drill ($199, originally $219; lowes.com)
Through October 27, save $20 when you spend $100 to $249.99, $80 when you spend $250 to $399.99 or $150 off when you spend $400 or more on select DeWalt 20-Volt Max Bare tools. This 1-inch variable-speed cordless hammer helps get your work done fast thanks to a brushless motor, lightweight, compact size and mechanical clutch.
Craftsman V20 2-Tool 20-Volt Max Brushless Power Tool Combo Kit with Case ($199; lowes.com)
Buy this heavy-duty drill/driver set that earns high ratings for its extended run time, high power output, durability, comfort and the fact it comes with two batteries. Better yet, when you purchase this kit, you receive a Select 20-Volt Max Bare Tool for free through October 27.
Craftsman 6-Gallon Single-Stage Portable Electric Pancake Air Compressor ($99, originally $129; lowes.com)
Save $30 through September 8 on this American-made, durable, portable compressor that comes with an oil-free pump. Five-star reviews note its compact size, ample capacity, reasonable price and versatility.
Greenworks 1700-PSI Cold Water Electric Pressure Washer ($79, originally $99; lowes.com)
Through September 8, save $20 on this highly rated pressure washer that blasts away dirt and gets high marks for being lightweight and easy to carry, its 35-foot power cord, multiple quick-connect wand tips and a 20-foot high-pressure hose.
Craftsman Gas Snow Blower with Electric Push-Button Start ($399, originally $449, lowes.com)
It’s not too early to think about how you’re going to shovel all that snow in a few month’s time. Give yourself a break and invest in a snowblower to ease the heavy lifting. This model, $50 off through September 8, comes with a powerful engine, an easy push-button start and chute control that allows you to discharge snow in different directions.
Patio and outdoor living
American Gourmet Black 3-Burner Liquid Propane Gas Grill ($129, originally $149; lowes.com)
Up your patio game — and score $20 off this easy-to-assemble gas grill — now through October 11. With enough space to cook up to 25 burgers, it features stainless steel burners, porcelain-coated grates, built-in ignition and wheels to make it easy to move around.
Teamson Clay Waterfall Fountain ($122.87, originally $136.52; lowes.com)
Transform your backyard into a lovely oasis with this modern, tranquil water fountain statue. Featuring three tiers with a stone and pebble design, it’s weather- and rust-proof, offering a gentle trickle sound as the water cascades down.
SimplyShade Solar-Powered Crank Cantilever Patio Umbrella With Base ($336, originally $448; lowes.com)
Keep the party going long after the sun goes down with this patio umbrella that comes with 42 LED solar-powered lights. Complete with a crank lift handle, 11-foot frame, 360-degree pivot capability and a sturdy aluminum frame, it’s $112 off through December 15.
Allen + Roth Northborough 5-Piece Metal Frame Patio Conversation Set with Sunbrella Cushions ($973, originally $1,298; lowes.com)
Spruce up your patio or yard with a comfy, durable all-weather wicker furniture set. Now $324.50 through December 15, you get a loveseat, two ottomans and two chairs, plus Sunbrella fabric-covered cushions.
Allen + Roth Piper Glen Steel Propane Gas Fire Table ($418, originally $598; lowes.com)
Whether you’re looking to stay warm, extend your time outside or whip up a round of s’mores, this sturdy steel gas fire table will have you covered. Through September 8, save $179.40 on this model that features an easy electric push-button ignition, metal lid, glass beads and all-weather wicker sides.
Home improvement and decor
Wagner Control Pro 130 Electric Stationary Airless Paint Sprayer ($199, originally $219.99; lowes.com)
Finally get a start on all those painting jobs you’ve been meaning to get to for ages with a paint sprayer, now $20 off through September 8. Delivering professional-style results whether you’re spraying an interior wall, deck or fence, it holds up to 1 1/2 gallons of paint and has a 25-foot hose perfect for reaching high places.
Glitzhome Tabletop Decoration ($22.50, originally $29.99; lowes.com)
Get a head start on decorating for fall with this pretty tabletop tree embellished with artificial pumpkins, berries, pinecones and maple leaves. It’s a perfect centerpiece for Thanksgiving dinner, or any of your autumn dinners.
Kichler Winslow 5-Light Brushed Nickel Chandelier ($155.99, originally $179.99; lowes.com)
Give your dining room a new look with this modern chandelier that comes in a brushed nickel finish with clear seeded glass and lights that can be installed pointing up or down. Through September 8, it’s $24 off and comes with a mounting strap, strap mounting screws, hex and wire nuts, a screw collar, chain and more.
Parrot Uncle 36-in Black LED Ceiling Fan ($114.89, originally $127.65; lowes.com)
Stay cool — and make your room look cool — with this industrial-style, three-blade ceiling fan that features adjustable lights, three speeds and retractable blades that make it look more like a chandelier when the fan isn’t turned on.
Allen + Roth Whitney Antique Gray Undermount Single Sink Bathroom Vanity ($349, originally $699; lowes.com)
Powder room in need of a makeover? Start with this chic vanity, $350 off through September 30. Complete with a Carrera stone top and under-mount sink, matching backsplash, storage tray and wood frame, it comes fully assembled.
Small kitchen appliances
GE 6-Slice Stainless Steel Convection Toaster Oven ($119, originally $149; lowes.com)
Toast bagels and bread, roast an 8-pound chicken, bake a pizza and more with this 1,500-watt toaster oven that features seven cooking modes (toast, bake, bagel, broil, roast, pizza and warm). A removable crumb tray makes clean-up a breeze and an included accessory set, complete with rack, baking pan and fryer items means you’ll have the right cooking tools right out of the box.
Moen The Prep Noise Insulation Garbage Disposal ($107.10, originally $119; lowes.com)
Through September 8, save 10% on Moen’s highly rated garbage disposal that uses a magnet motor to grind up food sent down the sink and is built for an easier installation.
GE 10-Cup Stainless Steel Residential Drip Coffee Maker ($89, originally $99; lowes.com)
Make your morning routine easier with this sleek coffee maker that comes with a reusable filter (that’s also dishwasher safe!), a thermal double-walled vacuum carafe that keeps coffee hot for up to two hours and an auto brew feature that allows you to program your machine so fresh coffee will be ready as soon as your alarm clock goes off.
GE Stainless Steel Blender ($99, originally $119; lowes.com)
Now through September 15, save $20 on this powerful 1,000-watt blender that features six serrated blades, two knife-edge blades, a 64-ounce jar, suction cup grips and two extra 16-ounce blender cups for making drinks to take on the go.
GE 4-Slice Stainless Steel Toaster ($59, originally $69; lowes.com)
BLT season is in full swing, so a good toaster is pretty much crucial this time of year. This GE model, $10 off through September 15, features seven shade settings, bagel, frozen and cancel buttons, along with slots that are plenty wide to accommodate thick waffles, breads, pastries and more.