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Lowe's vs. Home Depot Price Comparison


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SHOPPING CART ITEM LOWE'S BRAND HOME DEPOT BRAND LOWE'S PRICE HOME DEPOT PRICE UNIT PRICE DIFFERENCE UNIT PRICE % DIFFERENCE
WINNER
NUMBER NEEDED TOTAL LOWE'S COST TOTAL HOME DEPOT COST
Neutral 12" x 12" Ceramic Floor Tile, per square foot
Surface Source
MARAZZI
$0.78
$0.84
$0.06
7.69%
Lowe's
104
$81.12
$87.36
House Brand Flat Interior Paint, 1 gallon
Valspar Ultra Premium
Behr Premium Plus
$26.97
$23.98
$2.99
11.09%
Home Depot
3
$80.91
$71.94
House Brand Eggshell Interior Paint, 1 gallon
Valspar Ultra Premium
Behr Premium Plus
$27.97
$23.96
$4.01
14.34%
Home Depot
3
$83.91
$71.88
House Brand Satin Interior Paint, 1 gallon
Valspar Ultra Premium
Behr Premium Plus
$27.97
$24.44
$3.53
12.62%
Home Depot
3
$83.91
$73.32
House Brand Semi-Gloss Interior Paint, 1 gallon
Valspar Ultra Premium
Behr Premium Plus
$28.97
$26.44
$2.53
8.73%
Home Depot
3
$86.91
$79.32
Clear Waterproofing Wood Stain, 1 gallon
Olympic
Behr
$13.48
$15.98
$2.50
18.55%
Lowe's
1
$13.48
$15.98
2" x 6" x 12" #2 Pressure Treated Lumber
lumber
lumber
$10.97
$10.97
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
15
$164.55
$164.55
2" x 6" x 16" #2 Pressure Treated Lumber
lumber
lumber
$14.97
$14.97
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
7
$104.79
$104.79
5/4" x 6" x 8" Cedar Decking
lumber
lumber
$7.84
$7.84
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
1
$7.84
$7.84
5/4" x 6" x 12" Cedar Decking
lumber
lumber
$11.76
$11.76
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
33
$388.08
$388.08
4" x 4" x 8" #2 Treated Structural Post
lumber
lumber
$7.97
$7.97
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
1
$7.97
$7.97
Simpson Strong-Tie 4" x 4" Uplift Post Base Z-Max
Simpson
Simpson
$19.92
$22.44
$2.52
12.65%
Lowe's
8
$159.36
$179.52
80# Concrete Mix
QUIKRETE
SAKRETE
$3.65
$3.65
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
5
$18.25
$18.25
Simpson Strong-Tie 1/2" x 5" Retrofit Bolt
Simpson
Simpson
$3.72
$3.72
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
8
$29.76
$29.76
Grip-Rite 3 1/2" Galvanized Steel Common Nails (5 lbs.)
Grip-Rite
Grip-Rite
$14.87
$14.87
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
1
$14.87
$14.87
Galvanized 1/2" Flat Washer
Project Pak
Crown Bolt
$0.35
$0.33
$0.02
5.71%
Home Depot
64
$22.40
$21.12
Galvanized 1/2" x 8" Carriage Bolt
unspecified
Crown Bolt
$2.87
$2.87
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
32
$91.84
$91.84
1/2" Galvanized Hex Nuts
Project Pak
Crown Bolt
$0.38
$0.38
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
32
$12.16
$12.16
Simpson Strong-Tie Hurricane Tie Z-Max
Simpson
Simpson
$0.84
$0.84
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
44
$36.96
$36.96
Grip-Rite #10 1/4" x 2 1/2" Galvanized Nails (1 lb.)
Grip-Rite
Grip-Rite
$4.24
$4.24
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
10
$42.40
$42.40
Simpson Strong-Tie 1 lb. 8d x 1 1/2" Nails
Simpson
Simpson
$3.90
$4.74
$0.84
21.54%
Lowe's
2
$7.80
$9.48
Simpson Strong-Tie H2.5 Hurricane Tie
Simpson
Simpson
$0.35
$0.42
$0.07
20.00%
Lowe's
8
$2.80
$3.36
Simpson Strong-Tie LUS262 Double Shear Hanger Z-Max
Simpson
Simpson
$0.96
$0.96
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
22
$21.12
$21.12
Simpson Strong-Tie 10d x 1 1/2" Common Nails
Simpson
Simpson
$14.28
$16.81
$2.53
17.72%
Lowe's
1
$14.28
$16.81
Simpson Strong-Tie L50 5" L Angle
Simpson
Simpson
$1.56
$1.65
$0.09
5.77%
Lowe's
4
$6.24
$6.60
Galvanized 1/2" x 6" Long Screw
unspecified
unspecified
$3.10
$3.10
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
32
$99.20
$99.20
25' Measuring Tape
Stanley
Stanley
$8.77
$8.78
$0.01
0.11%
Lowe's
1
$8.77
$8.78
24" Standard Level
Task Force
Johnson
$9.98
$8.99
$0.99
9.92%
Home Depot
1
$9.98
$8.99
8" Steel Plumb Bob
Swanson
Johnson
$4.78
$4.93
$0.15
3.14%
Lowe's
1
$4.78
$4.93
8" Solid Brass Plumb Bob
Swanson
Johnson
$8.98
$8.91
$0.07
0.78%
Home Depot
1
$8.98
$8.91
1/2" Corded Hammer Drill
Skil
Skil
$59.98
$59.97
$0.01
0.02%
Home Depot
1
$59.98
$59.97
7.2 Volt Cordless Lithium Drill
Black & Decker
Black & Decker
$29.97
$29.97
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
1
$29.97
$29.97
3/8" Drive Quick Release Ratchet (Socket Wrench)
Task Force
Husky
$14.96
$11.97
$2.99
19.99%
Home Depot
1
$14.96
$11.97
1/2" Impact Wrench
Kobalt
Campbell Hausfeld
$29.96
$29.98
$0.02
0.07%
Lowe's
1
$29.96
$29.98
45 Degree 7 1/4" Circular Saw
Skil
Skil
$49.98
$59.97
$9.99
19.99%
Lowe's
1
$49.98
$59.97
20" Wood Garden Shovel
Blue Hawk
Ames
$14.98
$14.97
$0.01
0.07%
Home Depot
1
$14.98
$14.97
16 oz. Steel Claw Hammer
Task Force
Workforce
$4.98
$6.99
$2.01
40.36%
Lowe's
1
$4.98
$6.99
4" Phillips Head Screwdriver
Task Force
Iron Bridge
$0.88
$0.88
$0.00
0.00%
Tie
1
$0.88
$0.88
Safety Goggles
3M
Trimaco
$2.97
$2.59
$0.38
12.79%
Home Depot
1
$2.97
$2.59
SHOPPING CART TOTAL: $1,924.08 $1,925.38
Winner: Lowe's

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