Valentine’s Day Gift Deals for the DIYer You Adore
Don't know what to get your DIYer for Valentine's Day? These Valentine's Day deals, handpicked by our Sales Editor, offer gift-able brands like Carhartt at bargain prices.
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Picture this: there’s a DIYer that you love, but you’re not sure what to get them for Valentine’s Day. No sweat! As Sales Editor of Family Handyman, I shop DIY essentials on sale for a living. I always have an eye out for the deepest discounts, so I put together this list of the best Valentine’s Day deals. Finding the perfect gift for DIYers is a breeze.
Whether your Valentine prefers stocking their industrial storage racks with power tools or top-of-the-line woodworking gear, this list has something for every DIYer. Add these finds to your cart to secure savings of up to 45% on brands like Carhartt.
Best Valentine’s Day Deals for the DIYer
Men’s Carhartt Rain Defender Mock Neck Jacket
Carhartt is one of the best places to buy men’s and women’s workwear, and they’re currently running a 40% off clearance sale. It’s no surprise that one of the best deals on this list is this Rain Defender jacket in greige. Thanks to a relaxed fit, lightweight materials and water-repellent coating, this jacket is our go-to for drizzly days.
Women’s TrueWerk S3 Solution Hoodie
TrueWerk offers a huge selection of women’s quality workwear. The S3 Solution hoodie, a total steal at $55 off, offers windproof, waterproof and breathable construction. Pop it on for a full range of motion on the job, or wear it while running errands on rainy days. It’s one of the best women’s DIY gifts we found!
Plastic Welding Kit
With a maximum power of 100 watts and internal overheating protection, this plastic welder kit is ready for any job thrown at it. Use it to complete minor car repairs or fix tears in plastic garage storage containers, among tons of other applications. The front-facing LED light makes it easy to see what you’re doing, even in tight spaces.
Pick it up at 43% off before the sale ends.
Brushless Cordless Drill and Driver Kit
Don’t let the compact size fool you—this cordless drill and driver kit, available at a savings of $70, delivers up to 500 pounds of max torque. A great Valentine’s Day gift for him, the smaller size allows it to get into compact corners with ease, and it includes an LED light to brighten up tight spaces.
18-Volt Lithium-Ion Power Supply with Battery
Cordless tools rock—until the battery dies. That’s where power stations come in. This 18-volt lithium-ion power supply offers the ability to charge up to three devices at once thanks to its three USB-C ports. It works up to 75% faster than conventional wall chargers, so you’re spending less time charging and more time working.
Snag it at a savings of 42% while it’s still available.
Anti-Fatigue Floor Mat
Don’t discount the need for comfortable feet in the workshop. This anti-fatigue floor mat, $9 off, offers extra work boot support thanks to its foam structure. Cut it to any size to fit smaller spaces, or pop the entire thing under your work bench to protect the garage floor.
Rechargeable LED Spot and Work Light
Use the magnetic base of this LED work light to securely attach it to any smooth surface metal while you’re working. Unlike traditional flashlights and headlamps, this hands-free light is rechargeable with an included USB cable. Enjoy a brightly lit workshop for up to 13 hours—pick this essential up for 37% off.
Waxed Canvas Apron
The perfect gift for a woodworker, this waxed canvas apron includes ample pockets that fit everything from tools to gloves. It comes in five different colors and variations, with the classic black version available at a $20 markdown. Thanks to the wax coating, the apron is water-resistant, so it’s ideal for working in the garden.
Auto-Pumping Rod Rivet Setter Kit
This rivet setter kit, available at a savings of $25 from Walmart, is something that DIYers should always buy. A pumping rod between the handles offers a quick way to load rivet nuts, and eight interchangeable mandrels ensure a precise fit. The set comes with 80 rivet nuts and a handy tool case for easy transport.
Demolition Work Gloves
Work gloves are an important part of any DIYers collection, and these demolition gloves aren’t goofing around. Reinforced pads on the hand’s pressure points make short work of fatigue, and a secure hook and loop closure ensures they don’t budge. A terry cloth section on the back offers a way to wipe sweat from your brow on hot days!
These touchscreen-compatible gloves are available at a cool 45% off.
When do Valentine’s Day sales start?
Valentine’s Day deals begin in mid-January and last until Valentine’s Day. For the best selection of Valentine’s Day deals for the DIYer, shop early—lots of merchants hold warehouse sales at the beginning of the year. The best sales on tools, workshop essentials and workwear are happening right now!
What do you buy a DIYer for Valentine’s Day?
There are tons of inexpensive gift ideas for DIYers, including Patagonia and North Face gear, belt bags, smart appliances and space heaters for their workshops. Check out the 40% off clearance sale at Carhartt, tools and hardware sales on Amazon, home improvement deals at Walmart and DIY markdowns at Wayfair for more bargain finds.
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