15 Can’t Miss Deals at Big Lots! Right Now

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Updated April 29, 2024
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Spring is in full swing, and summer is not far behind. That means now is the perfect opportunity to snag good deals on items you’ll need since the weather’s warming up.

Enter Big Lots! — your go-to for saving money on household essentials and everything you’ll need to make the most of your spring and summer.

Here are 15 amazing deals currently available at the discount outlet.

Editor's note: Prices are subject to change and may vary by location.

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Arm & Hammer Essentials Disinfecting Wipes

Courtesy of Big Lots disinfecting wipes

Price: $9.99

Keep your home clean and germ-free with disinfecting wipes, a handy tool for spring cleaning and keeping the house ship shape throughout the summer. Arm & Hammer is the real deal, too.

You'll get a total of 440 wipes in four packages with two different scents: Lemon Orchard and Renewing Rain.

Bestway Inflatable Kids Pool

Courtesy of Big Lots inflatable kids pool

Price: $12.99

Beat the heat and help kids stay cool (and, let's face it, probably you, too) all season long with this cute inflatable pool decorated with cartoon marine life. It's 60 inches around and holds 74 gallons of water.

Hundreds of reviewers gave the pool 4.7 out of 5 stars, a testament to how pleased they are with the purchase.

Broyhill 5-Piece Patio Dining Set

Courtesy of Big Lots 5-piece patio dining set

Price: $899.99

This Broyhill patio furniture set will transform your outdoor space into a swanky, inviting retreat. It may be the most expensive item on this list, but it's a great deal, given Broyhill's standard of quality.

The set includes four cushioned chairs made of steel and wicker and a wood-look table.

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Did you know if your air conditioner stops working, your homeowner’s insurance won’t cover it? Same with plumbing, electrical issues, appliances, and more.

Whether or not you’re a new homeowner, a home warranty from Choice Home Warranty could pick up the slack where insurance falls short and protect you against surprise expenses. If a covered system in your home breaks, you can call their hotline 24/7 to get it repaired.

For a limited time, you can get your first month free with a Single Payment home warranty plan.

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Char-Broil Gas Grill

Courtesy of Big Lots broil gas grill

Price: $199.99

Perfect for backyard barbecues with family and friends, this gas grill will make it easy to whip up tasty springtime meals with ease. It has four burners and 435 square inches of cooking space.

It's also portable, thanks to two wheels mounted on the side, and comes with electric ignition.

Contigo Stainless Steel Travel Mug

Courtesy of Big Lots stainless steel travel mug

Price: $14.99

Perfect for commuting, camping trips, or running errands, this insulated travel mug keeps your drinks hot or cold for hours, as well as in the container (thanks to the sealed top).

Given how much you can spend on insulated mugs, that’s a great deal.

Gain Odor Defense Flings

Courtesy of Big Lots odor defense flings

Price: $12.99

Convenient and easy to use, these pre-measured laundry pods — all 42, with Febreze and Oxi boost included — make doing laundry a little less messy and less expensive.

They come in especially handy as spring sports season and pool season approach, promising plenty of incoming laundry.

Grow With Me Telescoping Garden Tool Set

Courtesy of Big Lots telescoping-garden-tool-set

Price: $24.99

Encourage little ones to get outdoors and explore gardening with this kid-friendly garden tool set. Designed with safety and durability in mind, the set comes with a leaf rake, a soil rake, a shovel, and a hoe.

Each tool has adjustable height so kids can use them as they grow.

Let's Get Ready To Rumble Energy Drinks

Courtesy of Big Lots energy drinks

Price: $0.99

Whether you're tackling outdoor projects, going for a long hike, or simply needing a boost to get through the day (who doesn't?), these energy drinks will deliver a solid caffeine, taurine, and B-vitamin fix.

Each bottle is 16.9 ounces. You'd be hard-pressed to find a more affordable option out there!

Niagara Drinking Water 32-pack

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Price: $4.29

This 32-pack of 16.9-ounce bottles is a staple in your hydration arsenal. It's perfect for picnics, outdoor activities, or simply quenching your thirst on a warm day.

The water is purified, and the bottles can be tossed into the recycling bin when you're done. Reviewers also appreciate the clean taste.

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Pet Zone Cat Scratching Post

Courtesy of Big Lots cat scratching post

Price: $14.99

Once you've finished spring cleaning, surprise your feline friend with a brand-new scratching post. Made of wood and covered in carpeting, your cat will have a place to engage in healthy scratching behavior, sparing your furniture.

Reviewers rave that their cat loves the post and appreciate how inexpensive it is.

Real Living Pop-Up Canopy

Courtesy of Big Lots pop-up-canopy

Price: $129.99

As outdoor activities start ramping up, so does the need to protect yourself from the sun's rays. That's a good reason to pick up this 11-foot by 11-foot pop-up canopy, which is made of steel, so it's not flimsy.

The canopy comes with attached netting, so if bugs are an issue in your area, these will keep them out.

Real Living Steel and Cast Iron Bench

Courtesy of Big Lots steel and cast iron bench

Price: $99.99

Add seating to your garden or outdoor space with this tasteful and durable park bench made of powder-coated steel with a cast iron back. The "welcome" message invites guests to take a load off and enjoy beautiful spring days.

Reviewers called it "pretty" and appreciated its size and ease of assembly.

Tough Guard 20-Inch Queen Air Mattress

Courtesy of Big Lots queen air mattress

Price: $99.97

A reliable air mattress is an essential item for springtime camping trips or accommodating indoor guests. Big Lots! sells this mattress from Sealy, a reputable brand that won't deflate on you in the middle of the night.

That means you can enjoy a comfortable night's sleep wherever your springtime adventures take you.

Velour Cabana Beach Towel

Courtesy of Big Lots beach towel

Price: $5.99

As the weather warms up, a beach towel becomes a must-have for trips to the pool, beach, or even the backyard. This soft beach towel, which measures 58 inches by 28 inches, is made of 100% cotton — nothing synthetic or low-quality.

When you're done using it, throw it into the washer and dryer for easy clean-up.

Victor Allen's Brew Cups

Courtesy of Big Lots victor allens brew cups

Price: $25.99

Kickstart your mornings with a delicious mug of coffee brewed from these brew cups; you'll get 96 total with four different blends: Morning Blend, Colombian, Donut Shop Blend, and French Roast.

Compared to the other options out there, that’s significant money saved.

Bottom line

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With these deals from Big Lots!, you can make the most of the season, enjoy all the activities and adventures it has to offer, and keep more cash in your wallet.

If you happen to see an item at a competing brick-and-mortar store that’s priced lower (list price), bring that information to your local Big Lots! and they’ll match it. Just be sure to read the fine print first.

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Author Details

Cat Lafuente Cat Lafuente is a Florida-based writer and editor with extensive experience in digital and print content spaces. Her own personal finance journey — particularly consolidating debt and paying it off, in turn boosting her credit score and becoming a homeowner — inspired her to join the FinanceBuzz team; she hopes she can help others do the same.

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