The Home Depot Black Friday sale is a favorite among tool-loving DIYers and folks wanting to buy dirt cheap holiday decor. In 2021, Home Depot’s Black Friday sale is running from Nov. 14 through Dec. 1. DIY supplies in particular are experiencing stock issues, so if you see something you like on sale, get on it! Here’s what you can look forward to for Home Depot Black Friday 2021.

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1. The Home Depot Black Friday ad has dropped.

Home Depot dropped their Black Friday ad on Nov. 14, and they’re offering Black Friday pricing through Dec. 1. Here’s what we know about Home Depot’s Black Friday 2021 sale.


2. Home Depot’s Black Friday starts at 6 a.m. Nov. 26 online and in store.

Home Depot is one of several retailers closed on Thanksgiving 2021. In fact, it’s tradition for them to remain closed on Turkey Day. In 2021, Home Depot will open on Black Friday at 6 a.m.


3. Shop for online exclusives at 60% off.

While many of Home Depot Black Friday deals are in store, they offer money-saving online exclusive specials on home decor, furniture, and appliances. Here are two deals I found in 2020:

Before you read on, be sure to bookmark the KCL Home Depot Deals page to stay informed about all the deals


4. Best things to buy at Home Depot Black Friday: Holiday inflatables and decor at 60% off with free delivery.

Home Depot Black Friday is the time and place to buy the best artificial Christmas trees and holiday decor for cheap. In 2021, you want to get your artificial tree as early as possible, since stores will be raising their prices the closer we get to the holidays (yep, inventory issues again.) Plus, Home Depot offers free delivery on online inflatables and holiday decor. Check out these 2021 deals:

Buy 1 60-inch White tinsel LED Deer Family (Set of 3) $79.88 reg. price
Online and in stores

Free shipping on order over $45
Final Price: $79.88

Buy 1 6.5-foot Festive Pine Pre-Lit Artificial Christmas Tree (reg. $49.98) $39.98, sale price
Online and in stores

Free shipping on order over $45
Final Price: $39.98


5. Aim to save 25 – 35% on kitchen appliances during Home Depot’s 2021 Black Friday.

Home Depot has other sales throughout the year, like Spring Black Friday, and Memorial Day. But you can get the best deals during early Black Friday, for savings of 25% to 43% on certain brands like Samsung and GE. Here are a couple of deals we love in 2021:

Buy 1 Samsung 28.2 cubic feet 4-Door French Door refrigerator (reg. $1999) $1298 sale price

Compare to the sale price of $1699, or 15% off during Home Depot’s Spring Black Friday

Buy 1 GE Over-the-Range Microwave (reg. $309) $228 sale price

Compare to the sale price of $250, or 19% off during Home Depot’s Spring Black Friday

Since Home Depot Black Friday prices start Nov. 7 and run through Cyber Week, there’s no need to wait until actual Black Friday to save money.

TIP: If you buy appliances during Home Depot Black Friday, be sure to check for rebates at The Home Depot Rebate center that can help you save more.



6. Get a $5 off $50 purchase coupon when you join Home Depot’s email list.

Once you submit your email address at, a “$5 off your next $50 purchase” coupon will land in your inbox.

Plus, you’ll get alerts for Home Depot’s Special Deal of the Day. Plan your big shopping trips around this if you miss Black Friday sales.


7. Avoid small kitchen appliances, landscaping and cleaning supplies, and paint during Home Depot’s Black Friday.

Skip buying small appliances like a KitchenAid stand mixer or air fryer. Although the Home Depot Black Friday ad may include sale prices on these items, you’re better off shopping at stores like Kohl’s or Target.

Buy 1 KitchenAid Classic 4.5-quart stand mixer (reg. $259) $189 sale price or 27% off

Compare to Kohl’s KitchenAid Artisan 5-quart stand mixer (reg. $379.99) $279.99 sale price

Final price: $279.99, plus $75 Kohl’s Cash (making it only $15 more than Home Depot’s Black Friday price)


Compare to Target’s KitchenAid Professional 5-quart stand mixer (reg. $449.99) $199.99 sale price

Use RedCard for 5% off

Final price: $189.99 or $1 more than Home Depot’s Black Friday price

Buy landscaping, cleaning supplies, and building materials during Home Depot’s Spring Black Friday sale, because they don’t typically mark these types of items down during Black Friday.

For paint, you’re better off shopping during three-day weekend sales like Memorial Day, Presidents’ Day, and Fourth of July. Plan ahead to save around $5 per gallon and 30% on exterior paints. Paint doesn’t even make Home Depot’s Black Friday ad.


8. Best things to buy during Home Depot Black Friday: power tools.

Year after year I’ve also seen DeWalt, Ryobi, Makita, and Milwaukee power tools kits on sale that are often part of a Buy 1, Get 1 free promotion. For example:

Buy 1 DEWALT 20-Volt MAX 2-Pack 4.0Ah and 6.0Ah batteries with charger and bag (reg $219.99) $199 sale price and get one free tool from the list below:

Compare to Lowe’s buy one DEWALT 20-Volt MAX Brushless Tool ($279 – $349) sale price and get one DEWALT MAX 8.0Ah battery without a charger or bag (reg. $199).


9. Home Depot doesn’t offer a Price Match Guarantee during Black Friday.

Home Depot doesn’t price match during Black Friday.


10. Get fresh Home Depot Christmas trees delivered for free.

When you buy a live, fresh Christmas tree from in 2021, you won’t have to pay any shipping fees — get it delivered to your doorstep for free!



11. Get free shipping on orders over $45.

via HomeDepot

You’ll get Home Depot free shipping on all orders over $45 with two-day delivery. This won’t apply to everything, so you won’t get free shipping on gift cards or anything with size/weight restrictions.

There’s also free standard delivery on all appliances $396 and more.


12. Check inventory and locate products with the Home Depot app before you shop in store.

Instead of wasting time searching for items in store during the Black Friday sale at Home Depot, use the HD app to check inventory and locate the aisle and bay (shelf) where you can find the stuff you want.

TIP: Search by voice or image in The Home Depot app and save even more time.


13. Use discounted Home Depot gift cards from Gift Card Granny or Raise for an additional discount.

I’ve seen discounted Home Depot gift cards reach between 1 – 4% off from Gift Card Granny and Raise.

Buy a discounted digital gift card for less than the face value, and use it like cash within minutes after you purchase it. For more savings, combine your discounted Home Depot gift card with Black Friday sales.

How to Shop Home Depot Black Friday 2021 From DIY to Holiday Decor