Whether your home is currently under a blanket of snow or your trees are starting to bud, there’s no denying “Spring Fever” is in the air. The beginning of March symbolizes the start of changeover from cold and leaf-less winter to lively and vibrant spring.

Ready yourself for this month of change by getting a jump start on the necessary items that will ensure a smooth transition between the seasons. Lowe’s stores feature a robust garden center that is sure to take care of your green thumb needs. If you’re looking for new garden ideas or outdoor DIY projects, their website offers an extensive gallery of How-To articles and video tutorials.

In the market for new outdoor power tools? Home Depot has you covered. The home improvement store is currently showcasing their vast line of mowers, trimmers, leaf blowers and more (Shop: Outdoor Power Tools or Garden Center). If you already have the tools you need, be sure they are up for the spring challenge and well prepared with Home Depot’s: 5 Steps to Prepare your Tools for Spring.

Going on now through March 11 at Ace Hardware stock up on outdoor must-haves and browse through their spring sale items (Shop: Spring Sale). For the DIY’ers interested in sprucing up their outdoor living space, take a look at our FindnSave Pinterest boards: #Outdoor Living and #DIY Ideas. Feel free to share pins of your favorite outdoor areas and projects and we’ll repin. Simply tag your pins with #FindnSave!

Check FindnSave in your city for the most up-to-date savings from Lowe’s, Home Depot and Ace Hardware.

Good luck with the winter thaw FindnSave shoppers! Tell us, what spring project are you most looking forward to tackling?Image

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