Save money on needed household items by using this list of what to buy in August. These are items that you can find on sale, clearance, or markdown.
With August approaching, the temps, as well as the deals, are sure to be hot. If you want to start planning your August strategy now, take a look below at 75 items to buy in August. When you know what to buy in August, you can best budget your money and make sure you stock up on items while they are priced at their lowest. So take a look at what you can look forward to stocking up on!
What to Buy in August: 75 Items
It’s Back to School time! Hooray! Back to school shopping means you will find all sorts of supplies at their lowest. This includes:
8. Pencil boxes
11. Dry erase board and markers
13. Note cards
14. Pencil sharpeners
15. Glue sticks
17. Binder dividers
Here are tips for saving money on school supplies and ways to save on school clothes.
Don’t forget that back to school means packing lunches. So count on all of your lunch packing materials to be on sale in August as well. This includes:
20. Lunch boxes
21. Small coolers
22. Cold packs
23. Reusable lunch bags
24. Plastic storage boxes
25. Lunch meats
27. Juice boxes
28. Single serve snacks
29. Yogurt tubes
30. Fruit snacks
Here are tips for saving money while packing lunches.
Back to school season also means more germs will be flying about. Count on your favorite germ-killing products to be on sale this month too. This includes:
31. Clorox wipes
32. Disinfecting sprays
33. Hand sanitizer
34. Sanitizing sprays and soaps
35. Kleenex and facial tissues
36. Travel size sanitizing products
We can’t forget the seasonal products that will be on sale in August. This includes a fun and flavorful variety of fruits and veggies. If you can’t use them all now, can or freeze produce for later. Choices will include:
39. Sweet corn
45. Bell peppers
47. Squash varieties
51. Berry varieties
Summer is winding down, so now is the time to snag those end-of-the-season clearance items. These items are perfect for Labor Day beach trips or just to have on hand next year. This will include:
52. Bathing suits
55. Pool supplies
56. Squirt guns
57. Lawn furniture
58. Lawn décor
59. Outdoor lighting
60. Insect sprays
61. Citronella candles
62. Grilling utensils
64. Charcoal grills
65. Outdoor umbrellas
66. Beach towels
69. Sleeping bags and other camping gear
Last but not least, keep an eye out for garden items that will be marked at their lowest! If you have a flower bed you want to put a little work into, it is not too late. This is also a great time to grab perennials that will come back next year. You can look forward to seeing:
71. Assorted perennials
72. Garden fountains
73. Benches and garden decor
74. Gardening gloves, hats, and boots
75. Hoses, hose keepers, and sprinklers
Keep this list on hand so you can best plan your August shopping strategy! When you shop from this list, you can be sure you are finding the best deals August has to offer you and your wallet! Happy shopping.
Donna @ Modern on Monticello says
Great list! Thanks for sharing. I added a few to my end of August shopping list.
Awesome list! This will come in handy. Thank you!
Great website Katie – and I love this list.
You haven’t forgotten a single thing!
Sometimes we forget about all the things we should be on the lookout for when prices are at the lowest.