Both Lowes and Home Depot have military discounts. The Military and Veterans discount is not advertised and it’s only valid for in-store purchases. It is a great discount and recognition of the folks who served and protect our country.
Update May 1st, 2017.
Lowes Expands Military Discount To Include All Who Have Served
May 1, 2017: “Lowe’s Companies, Inc. announced today it will expand its military discount program by offering 10 percent off personal purchases every day to current and honorably discharged members of the U.S. Armed Forces.
The new program uses a MyLowes card for quick identification, is available both in U.S. stores and on Lowes.com and offers easy online enrollment. The discount is effective immediately.”
You can read the full press release here. Lowes Military Discount Policy Update
This is great news as many veterans who served, but did not retire, from the military are now eligible to receive the everyday discount. Previously, only retired received the everyday discount and all who served received the discount on Memorial Day, July 4th and Veterans Day.
Current and former servicemen and women can follow these easy steps to enroll in the discount program:
- Visit Lowes.com/military and complete a short personal profile.
- Check the box to receive a free MyLowes card.
After the one-time enrollment, U.S. military customers can present their MyLowes card at the store cash register, scan their card at self-checkout or sign in to their account at Lowes.com and receive the discount.
In addition to simple checkout in stores and online shopping, the MyLowes card offers free parcel shipping for purchases ordered online with no required minimum purchase.
Lowe’s and Home Depots Military Discount
- 10% off in-store purchases.
- Available only to those currently serving, retired veterans, VA recipients and family members.
- Maximum discount permitted is $500 per person per transaction.
- Offered daily.
- Valid military ID required for purchase
- Not available for online purchases
- All veterans receive the military discount on Memorial Day, July 4th and Veterans Day.
→The Lowes Military And Veterans Discount
This 10% discount is also extended to the immediate family of those who are currently serving and retired veterans.
The Lowe’s military discount is promoted in sale flyers, radio and television ads on Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Veterans Day.
- The Military Discount can now be used online.
- Can be used on Lowes.com purchases
- Can not be used to purchase Lowes gift cards.
From Lowes: To qualify for the Everyday 10% Military Discount, you must:
Be currently serving in, served, or retired from, a qualifying branch of the Armed Services, or be the immediate family member of someone who is and have a valid military ID Card.
The 10% Everyday Military Discount must be used on personal purchases only and can be used for Lowes.com purchases. Cannot be used for the purchase of gift cards or services including product installations. It cannot be combined with the Lowe’s Price Guarantee, or promotions such as “Spend and Get,” “New Mover,” “Project Starter,” “Your Choice,” or discounts such as Quote Support Program.
Lowes Everyday 10% Military Discount
To qualify for the everyday Lowes military discount you must be currently serving in, or retired from, a qualifying branch of the Armed Services, National Guard and Reserves. The immediate family member of someone who has a valid military ID Card, or a veteran who receives VA benefits and has a valid Veteran Identification Card is also eligible.
- The Armed Services include US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, US Marine Corps, US Coast Guard, or the National Guard and who are in active, reserve, or retired status.
- Retired Veterans and VA Recipients includes veterans who have retired after 20 years of service or those who receive VA Benefits. Immediate Family includes spouses and dependent children up to 18 years old.
Lowes continues to show commitment to and appreciation for military members including a 10% discount to all veterans during Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Veterans Day weekends and a 10% discount every day to all active, reserve, retired and disabled veterans who carry a valid, military issued photo ID card.
Lowes also regularly participates in a variety of military sponsored events and job fairs across the country.
“Lowe’s was founded on the heels of World War II by veterans Jim Lowe and Carl Buchan and has always been a supporter of the military. The year-round discount program is one way we are reaffirming our commitment to the thousands of men and women who are serving throughout the world, as well as their family members at home.”
Larry D. Stone, Lowe’s president and chief operating officer, 2010.
How You Can Get Another 10% Discount At Lowes
The Lowes military and Veterans discount can now be used in store and online.
However, If you are looking for an additional 10% off Lowes coupon code that you can use anytime online, please join our newsletter. We send out free Lowes codes each month and you will receive one code when you sign up.
This coupon code CAN NOT be combined with the military discount.
You can request a 10% off, $15 off $50 or $50 off $250 code. This will only work for online, but you can buy online and pick up at your local Lowes.
Please don’t expect an immediate reply to your code request, ( I do still work full time), but I should be able to email you a code within a day.
So you still can get an additional discount! This can’t be combined with the instore military discount, but can be used all year long!