11 Insanely Budget-Friendly Walmart Deals for Your Home in May

Upgrade your home for less with these wallet-friendly Walmart finds.
Updated May 26, 2023
Walmart store in Ridgecrest

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Walmart’s low prices ensure you can get a great bargain on home supplies every month of the year. But perhaps there's no better month to invest in affordable home upkeep than just before the official start of summer.

If you’re in the mood for late-spring savings that can help you keep more money in your wallet as you spruce up the house for the season, keep reading. Here are 11 great Walmart deals you’ll be excited to bring home this month.

Editor's note: These are the prices as of May 10. Prices are subject to change and may also vary by location.

Coleman Citronella Candle Outdoor Lantern

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Are you preparing to spend a lot of time outdoors this summer, especially in the evening and around dinnertime? You need a solid plan to keep the peskiest bugs away.

A heavy-duty citronella candle is crucial to your bug-fighting arsenal, so consider the Coleman Citronella Candle Outdoor Lantern for $7.88.

Coleman is well-known for its high-quality outdoor products, and you can expect to get at least 70 hours of use out of this camping-grade candle.

Better Homes & Gardens Grey Round Analog Wall Clock

Courtesy of Walmart Walmart-Better Homes & Gardens grey round analog wall clock

Most of us check the time with our always-on-hand smartphones or Apple Watches. But with the Better Homes & Gardens Grey Round Analog Wall Clock, you can leave your phone inside as you focus on family members during a backyard barbecue.

This gunmetal gray-finished 15.5-inch indoor/outdoor clock is easy to read from across the deck. It includes both a thermometer and a hygrometer, which measures humidity levels. The cost is $22.96.

Gold Medal Outdoor-Indoor Weather Resistant Ottoman

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An ottoman can add the perfect accent to any outdoor seating arrangement, but only if it stays clean and maintains its color in the summer rain, heat, wind, and humidity.

The Gold Medal Outdoor-Indoor Weather Resistant Ottoman is acrylic, making it easy to clean. It is also fully weather-resistant.

At $84.26, it comes in standard colors such as brown and antique beige, but options such as teal, sunflower yellow, and hot pink make it easier than ever to personalize your outdoor style.

Mainstays Gray Global Medallion Outdoor Area Rug

Courtesy of Walmart Walmart-Mainstays Gray Global Medallion outdoor area rug

Want to add color and texture to your outdoor living space without adding more cleaning and maintenance work for yourself? The Mainstays Gray Global Medallion Outdoor Area Rug is a great choice.

This medallion-patterned rug comes in various sizes, allowing you to dress up any space. The price starts at $24.97. Best of all, the weather- and fade-resistant area rug is easy to clean with a vacuum, broom, or even a garden hose.

Pro tip: When shopping at Walmart, consider using a great rewards credit card that helps you earn cash back or other perks.

Better Homes & Gardens Clear Glass Globe Outdoor String Lights

Courtesy of Walmart Walmart-Better Homes & Gardens clear glass globe outdoor string lights

Better Homes & Gardens Clear Glass Globe Outdoor String Lights is a perfect set of 20-count string lights that will make your garden glow while bringing a cozy ambiance to any outdoor setting.

This particular string of lights costs $13.78 and is 18.7 feet long. It works both indoors and out and gives off a soft white glow.

KingChii Portable Pizza Oven

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You can cook far more than ribs and brisket on your back patio: The KingChii Portable Pizza Oven is a wood-burning, portable pizza oven that weighs just over 31 pounds and includes a 13-inch, extra-wide pizza stone.

Perhaps best of all, this oven is incredibly versatile. Although the $125.99 oven was designed for pizzas, you can use it to cook anything from fish to potatoes.

Neween Sun Shade Sail Outdoor Patio Canopy

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It can be nice to soak up the summer sun, but only on your own terms. Keep the heat at bay with the Neween Sun Shade Sail Outdoor Patio Canopy.

This polyester sail is waterproof, durable, and skin-friendly, blocking 98% of UV radiation. It comes in two colors, beige or gray, and a variety of square and rectangular sizes so you can find the best match for your unique space. Prices start at $24.90.

Mainstays Turquoise Stripe Patio Chair Cushion

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The best outdoor chair cushions are easy to remove and clean, comfortable to lounge on, and patterned with bright colors that won’t fade. The Mainstays Turquoise Stripe Patio Chair Cushion meets all of the above criteria and then some.

For $14.97, you get two sets of ties to attach to any chair and a polyester fabric that resists weather, warp, and heat. The cushions can be cleaned with just soap and water and safely stored throughout the winter until you’re ready to enjoy summer.

Summer Waves Elite Frame Pool

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If you don’t want to hit the nearest pool every day, an above-ground, 18-foot pool at home could be the perfect solution.

The Summer Waves Elite Frame Pool can easily fit up to nine people at a time, which makes it big enough for both socializing and swimming laps alone.

The $498 product includes a stepladder, repair patch, filter pump, and pool cover to keep your backyard pool water as safe and clean as possible.

7-Piece Rattan Sectional Sofa Set

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If you’ve been waiting to upgrade your outdoor furniture until the perfect sale rolls along, now is your chance.

The 7-Piece Rattan Sectional Sofa Set includes two corner seats, four single seats, and a central coffee table, plus blue cushions and two toss pillows.

Apart from the cushions and pillows, everything in the set is rattan-and-iron framed and has a dark-brown wicker finish. The cost is $598.99.

Artisasset 4-Layer Metal Flower Pot Rack Holder

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Show off the impact of your spring gardening efforts with the Artisasset 4-Layer Metal Flower Pot Rack Holder.

The $29.99 rack is made of metal and features four levels that comfortably accommodate at least one plant each, but could be used to show off and organize a variety of smaller plants.

The rack easily adds a spot for greenery to any place in your house, but it works just as well for an outdoor arrangement that welcomes visitors to your home or adds to the ambiance of your cozy backyard.

Bottom line

Sundry Photography/Adobe Everyday low price tag on shelves inside Walmart store

Walmart is practically guaranteed to have almost anything you need to get your home ready for summer. More than that, it’s likely to carry your dream products at a price that will help lower your financial stress.

Make sure to stay on top of Walmart deals this summer. The 11 items on our list don’t even scratch the surface of the savings regular Walmart shoppers can get through the rest of the year.

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Author Details

Michelle Smith Michelle Smith has spent a decade writing for and about small businesses. She specializes in all things finance and has written for publications like G2 and SmallBizDaily. When she's not writing for work at her desk, you can usually find her writing for pleasure near large bodies of water.

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