Looking for deals? Here are some to avoid this Fourth of July

Many stores are offering big sales this Fourth of July weekend but there are some sales you should avoid.
Many stores are offering big sales this Fourth of July weekend but there are some sales you should avoid.

DETROIT – Many stores are offering big sales this Fourth of July weekend but there are some sales you should avoid.

Some sales will be bigger for certain items later this year so you’ll want to hold off on making some big purchases.

Lowe’s is offering 30% to 50% off patio furniture. Some Weber grills are $50 off. Home Depot is offering 25% off air conditioning units.

Target has backpacks and assorted school supplies for up to 25% off through July.

What to buy in July:

  • Outdoor furniture
  • Grills
  • Air conditioners
  • Back to school supplies

What not to buy in July:

  • Cars
  • Televisions
  • Computers
  • Summer clothing

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About the Authors:

Hank Winchester is Local 4's Consumer Investigative Reporter and the head of WDIV's "Help Me Hank" Consumer Unit. He works to solve consumer complaints, reveal important recalls and track down thieves who have ripped off metro Detroiters.

Kayla is a Web Producer for ClickOnDetroit. Before she joined the team in 2018 she worked at WILX in Lansing as a digital producer.