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As is the store’s tradition, Menards is closed for Thanksgiving (#ThanksgivingIsForFamily), but opens at 6 a.m. Friday to kick off the doorbusters, which last until noon or until supplies run out — whichever comes first
Menards 2016 Black Friday deals
Whether you’re handy around the house or a professional handyperson, the Midwestern home improvement chain Menards is one-stop shopping for everything and anything home-related.
The two-day sale continues all day Saturday with big savings in every department, though some of the deals require mail-in rebates, and sales also vary by location, so read the fine print in the ad for your area store.
Here are some of the standout items:
Doorbusters, available Friday only, from 6 a.m. to noon:
- $4.99 for a 9.5-inch copper frying pan (usually $19.88).
- Snap-On pressure washer, marked down from $149.99 to $79.99 (with $20 mail-in rebate).
- MasterForce drill and impact driver kit, marked down from $179 to $99 (with $50 mail-in rebate).
- Assorted Stanley and MasterForce tool sets for $9.99 apiece.
- 50% off Crescent hex bit socket set (marked down to $24.99).
- $70 off Vulcan 22-foot aluminum multi-position ladder (marked down to $99).
- 65% off folding clamping workbench (marked down to $6.99).
- $100 off Remington gas snowblower (marked down to $249 with $50 mail-in rebate).
- 50% off Lifepro infrared heater (marked down to $24.99).
- Giant dog bed for $8.95 (regularly $19.99).
- Assorted men’s and women’s bath and shaving sets for $7.47.
- Three-piece pre-seasoned cast iron pan set for $9.98 (usually $17.99).
- $12 off two-pack of men’s Field & Stream outdoors socks ($2.99).
- Select dog toys for $2.99 each.
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Two-day deals (Friday and Saturday):
- $40 off Stanley 294-piece mechanics tool set (marked down to $79.99).
- Assorted holiday treats for $7.99 each.
- $10 off Pedi Pro Deluxe (marked down to $4.88).
- $50 off Shark Navigator vacuum (marked down to $99).
- 50% off four-piece ceramic mixing bowl set (marked down to $9.99).
- Nesco pressure cooker marked down to $59.99 (usually $129.99).
- 99¢ Disney figurines.
- Two-player junior basketball game, marked down to $19.99 from $39.99.
- $70 off Char-Broil digital deluxe smoker, marked down to $179.
Menards 2015 Black Friday deals
Menards has long been a trusted source for both handy DIY-ers and professional contractors, selling home improvement goods from drywall to doorbells. But beyond hardware, the chain also carries nearly anything else you could imagine needing in your home — pools, pet supplies, those little plastic discs you put under your furniture so the legs don’t scratch the floor . . . you name it, Menards probably has it.
In 2015, the chiefly Midwestern home improvement megastore split its Black Friday sale into two parts: Part I was six hours of savings that started promptly at 6 a.m. Friday morning and ended at noon. Part II, the store’s 2-Day Super Sale, also started that morning, but prices stayed low for Saturday shopping as well.
Menards’ expansive, 40-page ad featured price cuts on a broad swath of merchandise, from tool kits to furniture to ladders.
Some of the best Black Friday six-hour sale deals:
- Stanley or Masterforce tool kits for $9.99.
- “Ugly” holiday sweaters, marked down to $9.99.
- Infrared indoor heater with remote control for $59.99.
- $99 for a 22-foot Vulcan multiposition ladder or $58 for a Keller 13-foot telescoping multiposition ladder.
- 50% off a Pittman queen-size inflatable airbed ($24.98).
2-Day Super Sale deals included:
- A Poulan 18-inch gas chainsaw for $99.
- $79 for a 1.3-cubic-foot electric meat smoker.
- $100 off a Poulan Pro two-stage gas snow thrower ($599).
- $60 off a bonded-leather storage bench ($79).
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