The Best Labor Day Deals on Tech, Tools, Outdoor Gear, and More
Great savings for the long weekend have already begun. Here’s our list on where to start.
You probably prefer to spend Labor Day weekend on an outdoor adventure or grilling with family, but it’s also one of the best holidays of the year to score great deals on things like outdoor gear, home appliances, electronics, tools, and more. We found some of the best sales that you can start shopping now, so you can get back to spending the weekend planning a barbeque, camping trip, day hike, or just some home renovation projects.
Amazon may always have an overwhelming amount of sales for you to take advantage of, but you can start shopping by category, including home and kitchen, electronics, office, lawn and garden, tools and home improvement, and more now.
Take up to 50 percent off outdoor gear and apparel from Backcountry, including 30 percent off The North Face, 35 percent off Black Diamond, 35 percent off Salomon, and more.
For Labor Day, Best Buy is having a huge Appliance Sale through September 16. But in addition to home appliances, you can also save on other tech like Samsung smart TVs, computers, smartphones, headphones, and more.
A 20% DEET Premium Controlled-Release Lotion will work well against mosquitoes, but Dr. Zimring says he prefers the 20% Picaridin lotion since it also protects against ticks, gnats, chiggers, and flies. (In both instances, he recommends Sawyer brand.)
Part of spending time outside means battling ticks, mosquitoes, and other biting insects. For this, Nelson swears by permethrin.
And out of the products we tested, Dr. Zeichner highly recommends Sawyer Products 20% Picaridin Insect Repellent.