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ProductDiscountPricePromo
    
Patio & Outdoor Furniture  
Bel Air 4-piece Sectional Seating Set [costco.com]-27% $2,399.99 $900 OFF
Portside 3-piece Shellback Adirondack Set [costco.com] [SlickDeals Front Page Discussion]-26% $399.99$140 OFF
Hyland Hills 5-piece Dining Set [costco.com]-25% $1,199.99 $400 OFF
Corbin 6-piece Sofa Seating [costco.com]-19% $2,999.99 $700 OFF
Sunvilla Palafox 9-piece Dining Set [costco.com]-19% $2,199.99 $500 OFF Expired
Grand Leisure Cramer 6-piece Seating Set [costco.com]-18% $3,299.99 $700 OFF
SunVilla Beth 7-piece Cushion Dining Set [costco.com] (OOS)-18% $1,799.99 $400 OFF
Valerie 4-piece Seating Set [costco.com]-18% $2,299.99 $500 OFF
Sirio Colonial 5-piece Modular Seating Set [costco.com]-17% $2,499.99 $500 OFF OOS
Agio McKenzy 9-piece Fire High Dining Set [costco.com]-15% $2,199.99 $400 OFF
Grand Leisure Brandemore 4-piece Fire Chat Set [costco.com]-15% $3,999.99 $700 OFF
Modern Sling 6-piece Sectional [costco.com]-15% $3,999.99 $700 OFF OOS
Portofino Airlift Barstool, 2-pack [costco.com]-15% $279.99$50 OFF
Santino 6-piece Seating Set [costco.com]-15% $2,799.99 $500 OFF
Sirio Regency 8-piece Seating Set with Fire Table [costco.com]-15% $3,999.99 $700 OFF
Sirio Richmond 9-piece Dining Set [costco.com]-15% $3,999.99 $700 OFF
Corbin 5-piece Fire Chat Set [costco.com]-14% $3,199.99 $500 OFF
Dana 4-piece Sectional Set [costco.com]-14% $2,999.99 $500 OFF
Sirio Lakeside 5-piece Patio Seating Set [costco.com]-14% $3,199.99 $500 OFF OOS
Toscana 4-piece Seating [costco.com]-14% $2,999.99 $500 OFF
Grand Leisure Brandemore 6-piece Seating Set [costco.com]-13% $3,499.99 $500 OFF
Grand Leisure City Heights 6-piece Seating Set [costco.com]-13% $3,299.99 $500 OFF
Grand Leisure Sidney 6-piece Fire Chat Set [costco.com]-13% $4,799.99 $700 OFF
Monaco 11-piece Seating [costco.com]-13% $3,499.99 $500 OFF
Sirio Hollywood 7-piece Deep Seating Set [costco.com]-13% $3,899.99 $600 OFF
Sirio Niko 10-piece Modular Seating Set [costco.com]-13% $3,499.99 $500 OFF
Sirio Richmond 10-piece Deep Seating Set [costco.com]-13% $3,899.99 $600 OFF
Hyland Hills 4-piece Seating Set [costco.com]-12% $2,199.99 $300 OFF
Carnegie 7-piece Deep Seating Set [costco.com]-10% $3,499.99 $400 OFF
Modern Sling 8-piece Seating Set [costco.com] (OOS)-10% $4,499.99 $500 OFF
    
Plants, Bulbs & Seeds  
Limelight Hydrangea [costco.com]-16% $62.99 $12 OFF
Longfield Astilbe and Hosta Shade Garden, 24 Bulbs [costco.com]-16% $41.99 $8 OFF
Longfield Caladium Collection, 32 Bulbs [costco.com]-16% $35.99 $7 OFF
Longfield Lily of the Valley, 48 Bulbs [costco.com]-15% $33.99 $6 OFF
Pinky Winky Hydrangea Tree [costco.com]-15% $169.99 $30 OFF
Japanese Boxwood 3-pack [costco.com]-14% $72.99 $12 OFF
Wintergreen Boxwood, 3-pack [costco.com]-14% $72.99 $12 OFF
    
Outdoor Power Equipment  
Greenworks 2000 PSI Electric Pressure Washer [costco.com]-25% $149.99 $50 OFF
Greenworks 80V 16" Front Mount Line Trimmer With 4Ah Battery and Charger [costco.com]-21% $219.99 $60 OFF
Greenworks 80V Jet Blower with (2) 2Ah Batteries [costco.com]-21% $219.99 $60 OFF OOS
Greenworks 80V Mower With Two 4AH Batteries and Rapid Charger [costco.com] (OOS)-16% $529.99 $100 OFF
    
Lawn Care & Gardening Supplies  
Aerobin Composter [costco.com] (OOS)-21% $189.99$50 OFF
Vita Mezza Veg Farm [costco.com]-20% $199.99$50 OFF
Vita Urbana 11' Parklette Planter Combo with Trellis [costco.com]-19% $649.99$150 OFF
Self-watering Elevated Garden Planter [costco.com]-13% $174.99 $25 OFF
CedarCraft Self-Watering Elevated Cedar Planter with Greenhouse and Bug Cover [costco.com]-10% $224.99 $25 OFF
    
Building Supplies  
EasyOn Gutter Guard 6" Version – 24' [costco.com]-21% $54.99$15 OFF
EasyOn Gutter Guard 6" Version – 100' [costco.com]-20% $199.99$50 OFF
EasyOn Gutter Guard 5" Version - 100' [costco.com]-18% $164.99$35 OFF
EasyOn Gutter Guard 5" Version – 24' [costco.com]-17% $49.99$10 OFF
    
Patio Covers & Shade Structures  
Yardistry 12' x 16' Cedar Gazebo with Aluminum Roof [costco.com] [SlickDeals Front Page Discussion]-20% $1,999.99 $500 OFF
Paragon Siena Aluminum Gazebo [costco.com]-17% $2,499.99 $500 - $700 OFF
Mirador Adjustable Louvered Aluminum Pergola [costco.com]-16% $1,599.99 $300 - $600 OFF
    
Landscaping  
Miracle-Gro Shake 'n Feed All Purpose Plant Food 8 lb [costco.com]-20% $18.49 $4.50 OFF
Scotts Green Max Lawn Food 46.67 lb. [costco.com]-16% $53.99 $10 OFF
Scotts Green Max Lawn Food FL 42.42 lb [costco.com]-16% $53.99 $10 OFF
    
Camping  
TRINITY Stainless Steel Cooler with Cover [costco.com]-26% $139.99 $50 OFF
Outland Firebowl Outdoor Firepit [costco.com]-17% $99.99 $20 OFF
    
Security Cameras & Video Surveillance  
Feit Electric LED 1080P HD Smart Flood Security Light [costco.com]-36% $89.99 $50 OFF
    
Patio, Lawn & Garden  
Longfield Gardens Fruit Collection: Raspberry, Strawberry and Blueberry, 40 Bareroot Plants [costco.com]-16% $53.99 $10 OFF
    
Outdoor Storage Sheds  
Ridgepointe Wood Storage Shed – Do It Yourself Assembly [costco.com]-23% $1,999.99 $600 OFF 8' x 12' Only
    
Lighting & Ceiling Light Fixtures  
P.M. Lighting Professional Series 8-light LED Landscape Lighting Kit [costco.com]-17% $499.99$100 OFF
    
Hot Tubs, Spas & Pools  
Evolution Spas Highlands 75 Jet, 5-Person Lounger Spa [costco.com]-13% $6,999.99 $1,000 OFF
    
Backyard Playground Sets  
YardLine Play Systems Turbo Racer Playset - Do It Yourself or Installed [costco.com]-13% $1,299.99 $200 - $300 OFF DIY Only

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Please note that the remaining products provide no further discounts but are still provided in the chart below for completeness.

ProductDiscountPricePromo
    
Patio & Outdoor Furniture  
10' x 13' Seasons Sentry Offset Umbrella [costco.com]-0% $499.97 
Agio Bridgeport 4-piece Deep Seating [costco.com]-0% $2,599.99 
Agio Conway 4-piece Woven Bench Dining Set [costco.com]-0% $2,599.99 
Agio Conway 5-piece Fire Deep Seating Set [costco.com]-0% $3,199.99 
Agio Conway 5-piece Woven Dining Set [costco.com]-0% $1,299.99 
Agio Conway 7-piece Fire High Dining Set [costco.com]-0% $1,999.99 
Agio Conway Loveseat Glider [costco.com]-0% $949.99 
Agio Cullman 7-piece Sling Dining Set [costco.com]-0% $1,999.99 
Agio Turner 5-piece Sling Dining Set [costco.com]-0% $1,099.99 
Agio Westwood 4-piece Fire Sectional Set [costco.com]-0% $3,199.99 
Barcalounger Stevens Point Theater Set [costco.com]-0% $2,499.99 
Belmont 3-Piece Curved Sectional [costco.com]-0% $2,499.99 
Belmont 5-piece Fire Chat Set [costco.com]-0% $2,799.99 
Belmont 7-piece Seating Set [costco.com]-0% $2,699.99 
Brookview 6-piece Seating Set [costco.com]-0% $2,499.99 
Cameron 3-piece Fire Chat Set [costco.com]-0% $1,099.99 
Cameron Woven Patio Swing with Canopy [costco.com]-0% $799.99 
Crestview 5-piece Woven Sectional [costco.com]-0% $1,999.99 
Miami 3-piece Woven Chaise Lounge Set [costco.com]-0% $949.99 
Montclair 3-piece Woven Recliner Set [costco.com]-0% $1,149.99 
Polywood Long Beach Adirondack Chair [costco.com]-0% $199.99 
Portland 6-piece Seating Set [costco.com] (OOS)-0% $2,599.99 
Portofino Comfort 19-piece Estate Collection [costco.com]-0% $7,799.99 
Prescott 9-piece Dining Set [costco.com]-0% $2,399.99 
Seasons Sentry 11' LED Solar Round Cantilever Umbrella [costco.com]-0% $679.99 
Sienna Oval Daybed [costco.com]-0% $1,499.99 
Sirio Chelsey 7-piece Deep Seating Set with Fire Table [costco.com]-0% $4,999.99 
SunVilla 10' Cantilever Umbrella [costco.com]-0% $699.99 
Sunvilla 10' Round Solar LED Market Umbrella [costco.com]-0% $159.99 
SunVilla 11' Color Changing LED Cantilever Umbrella with Rolling Base [costco.com]-0% $849.99 
Sunvilla 3-piece Cushioned Chaise Lounge Set [costco.com]-0% $999.99 
Sunvilla 3-piece Sling Chaise Lounge Set [costco.com]-0% $789.99 
Sunvilla Abington 4-piece Deep Seating Set [costco.com]-0% $1,699.99 
Sunvilla Abington 7-piece Dining Set [costco.com]-0% $2,199.99 
SunVilla Beth 4-piece Deep Seating Set [costco.com]-0% $1,699.99 
Sunvilla Indigo 5-piece High Dining Set [costco.com]-0% $1,499.99 
Sunvilla Indigo 7-piece Woven Fire Dining Set [costco.com] (OOS)-0% $1,999.99 
Sunvilla Indigo Swivel High Dining Chairs 2-pack [costco.com]-0% $649.99 
SunVilla Malibu 3-piece Woven Seating Set [costco.com]-0% $799.99 
SunVilla Malibu 4-piece Woven Sectional [costco.com] (OOS)-0% $2,499.99 
SunVilla Malibu 6-piece Deep Seating Set [costco.com]-0% $2,699.99 
Sunvilla Malibu 9-piece Woven Dining Set [costco.com] (OOS)-0% $2,199.99 
Sunvilla Preston Woven Chaise Lounge Set 2-pack [costco.com]-0% $699.99 
SunVilla Verena 5-piece Deep Seating Set [costco.com]-0% $2,199.99 
Westchester 7-piece Modular Sectional [costco.com]-0% $1,699.99 
    
Grills & Outdoor Cooking  
Kamado Joe Classic Joe II 18 inch Charcoal Grill with Cast Iron Stand [costco.com]-0% $1,149.99 
KitchenAid 2-Burner Gas Grill [costco.com]-0% $529.99 
KitchenAid 4-burner Gas Grill with Searing Side Burner [costco.com]-0% $849.99 
KitchenAid Stainless Steel 8-Burner Grill [costco.com]-0% $1,999.99 
KitchenAid Stone Island 7-Burner Grill [costco.com]-0% $2,199.99 
KitchenAid Stone Island 9-Burner Grill [costco.com]-0% $3,199.99 
Masterbuilt Gravity Series 800 Charcoal Grill [costco.com]-0% $649.99 
Traeger Fremont Wood Pellet Grill [costco.com]-0% $649.99 
Traeger Silverton 620 Pellet Grill [costco.com]-0% $899.99 
Traeger Texas Elite Pellet Grill 34 [costco.com]-0% $599.99 
Weber Genesis II S-310 3 Burner Gas Grill [costco.com]-0% $899.97 
    
Patio Covers & Shade Structures  
Yardistry 12' x 24' Cedar Gazebo with Aluminum Roof [costco.com] (OOS)-0% $4,999.99 
Yardistry 12' x 14' Grand Gazebo with Aluminum Roof [costco.com]-0% $2,099.99 
Yardistry 13' x 11' Cedar Room with Aluminum Louvered Roof [costco.com]-0% $3,899.99 
Yardistry Cedar Pergola [costco.com]-0% $1,999.99 12' x 12' Only
    
Outdoor Heating & Cooling  
Bentley III Outdoor Fire Table by OVE [costco.com]-0% $779.99 
Faux Concrete Gas Fire Pit [costco.com]-0% $449.99 
Madison Fire Pit Table [costco.com]-0% $699.99 
Sunvilla Woodcrest Fire Table [costco.com]-0% $399.97 
    
Patio, Lawn & Garden  
Louisiana Grills SL1000 Pellet Grill [costco.com]-0% $599.99 
    
Outdoor & Water Toys  
H2OGO! Super Speedway Inflatable Mega Water Park [costco.com]-0% $429.99 
    
Outdoor Storage Sheds  
Suncast 6' x 5' Modern Shed [costco.com] (OOS)-0% $799.99 
    
Outdoor Power Equipment  
Boss Industrial 27-Ton Horizontal and Vertical Gas Log Splitter [costco.com]-0% $1,399.99 
    
Lawn Care & Gardening Supplies  
CedarCraft Self-Watering Elevated Spruce Planter [costco.com]-0% $179.99 
    
Hot Tubs, Spas & Pools  
H2OGO! Underwater Oasis Spray Pool [costco.com]-0% $39.99 
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Thanks guys, all feedback is appreciated! In consideration of those who have posted their concerns, I've updated the way I'm going to post these aggregate deals.

1. The initial first posting shall not provide contents of all the products. The content will be edited in shortly afterwards in order to "avoid triggering deal alerts" on initial posting.
2. The nature of these posts is still to be as complete as possible, yet still provide a quicker overview of the better aspects of the offer(s). It seems a lot of the less desire-able data does not need to be mixed in initially. I feel I can achieve this by switching to a two-table format. Discounted products will be shown in the first table at the top, while the 0% discounted products will still be there in a second table below it.

This prevents unintentionally pulling people to the thread via deal alerts to see a massive amount of data that they don't want to see. This in turn means that those who are in the thread actually choose to view it. The most interesting parts of the deal (the discounted products) will be shown at the top first. The remainder of the "filtered" less desirable content (0% discounted products) will be shifted to be bottom.

I believe this to be the best compromise to satiate those who are pulled to the thread via deal alerts unintentionally versus providing the complete content for those who actually want a full and quick overview of the offers.
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This triggered a few deal alerts i had set up only to find a 0% discount. Not going to give a thumbs down but man…
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This triggered a few deal alerts i had set up only to find a 0% discount. Not going to give a thumbs down but man…
Yes, sorry about that. Costco listings do include a lot of 0% discount products. I can certainly filter those out if wanted. The caveat would be that it doesn't mirror what Costco will show on their site.

I try to compact and display all the pertinent information from Costco campaigns, all in one page, in a nicely formatted easy to digest way, but man, if this is just too much information or spam let me know and I can consider cutting back.

Not sure what to do here. I'm just trying things out as previous posts seem to have gotten popular with this format.
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Yes, sorry about that. Costco listings do include a lot of 0% discount products. I can certainly filter those out if wanted. The caveat would be that it doesn't mirror what Costco will show on their site.

I try to compact and display all the pertinent information from Costco campaigns, all in one page, in a nicely formatted easy to digest way, but man, if this is just too much information or spam let me know and I can consider cutting back.

Not sure what to do here. I'm just trying things out as previous posts seem to have gotten popular with this format.
Your posts are amazing. I like them like they are cause even though there is no discount, some things are seasonal and it's nice to see them come into stock. Even though Costco has no discount doesn't mean you can find it cheaper anywhere else.

Thanks for doing this!
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Your posts are amazing. I like them like they are cause even though there is no discount, some things are seasonal and it's nice to see them come into stock. Even though Costco has no discount doesn't mean you can find it cheaper anywhere else.

Thanks for doing this!
Again, these posts are nothing more than a repost of what Costco members already receive. Seems like the motivation is to trigger deal alerts for getting eyeballs and baiting pay-per-clicks on the post. There's nothing about this that's slick.
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I'm always looking for ways to improve my posts here.

When I first started posting these Costco aggregation posts, it was all simply one big list of products in a table. I was actually very surprised it took off the way it did.

A complaint was made that it's too hard to find things, so I started to look into how to add categories to make things easier to look through.

I also looked into including value-added features and I was able to provide discount percentages into the list. I even sorted them so people could see easily which products were discounted the most.

In addition to all that, I added tags such as to indicate when products were for member's only (*) and/or out of stock (red OOS) to quickly mark products at a glance.

Member prices are usually locked behind sign-in and membership id. My posts reveal the member pricing, and this can serve as a way for a curious non-member to see prices and compare and shop as well.

I have other tricks up my sleeve that I haven't put into play yet, such as being able to provide ratings data for product, shipping costs pre-calculated into the final costs, in-store actual costs possibly, etc. And I'm evaluating how I can incorporate them into the charts without adding clutter. These ideas are not yet implemented but could be seen in future posts.

Now with regards to the complaint about 0% discounted products, I've thought about ways to take that out of the clutter. Perhaps I can shift the products with a 0% discount into the Wiki instead so that the main post would simply display only discounted products.

Also, it's not my intention to upset people here by randomly triggering deal alerts on my post. I'm not sure how these deal alert triggers work, but if it's based on my initial post, I could post a near-empty post, and later edit in the content. (I think editing doesn't trigger deal alerts? but correct me if I'm wrong.)

Truthfully, sometimes I don't see the deals in the content that I post and I wonder if I should even post them. However, with each post I make, it continually surprises me how members upvote and threads get promoted to front page. So I feel like most community members are seeing some value out of these posts. And if that's the case, I'm going to keep experimenting and posting.

I know Costco is really popular here. People love their warranties and easy returns. They generally have high quality products and for a good base price. So any discounts, however small it can be, are just added bonus.

The idea behind the benefits of these posts are many though. One of which I've already touched on above, which is to have an all-in-one page that compacts the information in an easy to read format and to get a good overall summary everything quickly. How quickly can you get that same information browsing Costco's website?

As my posts are generally themed, it allows users of similar interests, in this case here, those members who like yard/home improvements, to share their experiences and talk about the products provided and whether they're good/bad/whatever and if they're even a deal. Even if the talk is not about the deal, it fosters talk about the products on sale, while building community.

There are other things here too that I feel are good. Deals posted in this format become immediately searchable and active users can find the deal with the search bar. And then when the deals expire, these posts also serve as a history/archive for users to look back on to compare when they're thinking about newer/current deals and decide whether they're worth it.

Well anyways, most people are probably not going to read through all this, but just thought I'd share my thoughts on the matter. Sorry if it's a little much.
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Some of these supplies will last for a while
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I'm always looking for ways to improve my posts here.

When I first started posting these Costco aggregation posts, it was all simply one big list of products in a table. I was actually very surprised it took off the way it did.

A complaint was made that it's too hard to find things, so I started to look into how to add categories to make things easier to look through.

I also looked into including value-added features and I was able to provide discount percentages into the list. I even sorted them so people could see easily which products were discounted the most.

In addition to all that, I added tags such as to indicate when products were for member's only (*) and/or out of stock (red OOS) to quickly mark products at a glance.

Member prices are usually locked behind sign-in and membership id. My posts reveal the member pricing, and this can serve as a way for a curious non-member to see prices and compare and shop as well.

I have other tricks up my sleeve that I haven't put into play yet, such as being able to provide ratings data for product, shipping costs pre-calculated into the final costs, in-store actual costs possibly, etc. And I'm evaluating how I can incorporate them into the charts without adding clutter. These ideas are not yet implemented but could be seen in future posts.

Now with regards to the complaint about 0% discounted products, I've thought about ways to take that out of the clutter. Perhaps I can shift the products with a 0% discount into the Wiki instead so that the main post would simply display only discounted products.

Also, it's not my intention to upset people here by randomly triggering deal alerts on my post. I'm not sure how these deal alert triggers work, but if it's based on my initial post, I could post a near-empty post, and later edit in the content. (I think editing doesn't trigger deal alerts? but correct me if I'm wrong.)

Truthfully, sometimes I don't see the deals in the content that I post and I wonder if I should even post them. However, with each post I make, it continually surprises me how members upvote and threads get promoted to front page. So I feel like most community members are seeing some value out of these posts. And if that's the case, I'm going to keep experimenting and posting.

I know Costco is really popular here. People love their warranties and easy returns. They generally have high quality products and for a good base price. So any discounts, however small it can be, are just added bonus.

The idea behind the benefits of these posts are many though. One of which I've already touched on above, which is to have an all-in-one page that compacts the information in an easy to read format and to get a good overall summary everything quickly. How quickly can you get that same information browsing Costco's website?

As my posts are generally themed, it allows users of similar interests, in this case here, those members who like yard/home improvements, to share their experiences and talk about the products provided and whether they're good/bad/whatever and if they're even a deal. Even if the talk is not about the deal, it fosters talk about the products on sale, while building community.

There are other things here too that I feel are good. Deals posted in this format become immediately searchable and active users can find the deal with the search bar. And then when the deals expire, these posts also serve as a history/archive for users to look back on to compare when they're thinking about newer/current deals and decide whether they're worth it.

Well anyways, most people are probably not going to read through all this, but just thought I'd share my thoughts on the matter. Sorry if it's a little much.
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Quote from jimmytx :
I'm always looking for ways to improve my posts here.

When I first started posting these Costco aggregation posts, it was all simply one big list of products in a table. I was actually very surprised it took off the way it did.

A complaint was made that it's too hard to find things, so I started to look into how to add categories to make things easier to look through.

I also looked into including value-added features and I was able to provide discount percentages into the list. I even sorted them so people could see easily which products were discounted the most.

In addition to all that, I added tags such as to indicate when products were for member's only (*) and/or out of stock (red OOS) to quickly mark products at a glance.

Member prices are usually locked behind sign-in and membership id. My posts reveal the member pricing, and this can serve as a way for a curious non-member to see prices and compare and shop as well.

I have other tricks up my sleeve that I haven't put into play yet, such as being able to provide ratings data for product, shipping costs pre-calculated into the final costs, in-store actual costs possibly, etc. And I'm evaluating how I can incorporate them into the charts without adding clutter. These ideas are not yet implemented but could be seen in future posts.

Now with regards to the complaint about 0% discounted products, I've thought about ways to take that out of the clutter. Perhaps I can shift the products with a 0% discount into the Wiki instead so that the main post would simply display only discounted products.

Also, it's not my intention to upset people here by randomly triggering deal alerts on my post. I'm not sure how these deal alert triggers work, but if it's based on my initial post, I could post a near-empty post, and later edit in the content. (I think editing doesn't trigger deal alerts? but correct me if I'm wrong.)

Truthfully, sometimes I don't see the deals in the content that I post and I wonder if I should even post them. However, with each post I make, it continually surprises me how members upvote and threads get promoted to front page. So I feel like most community members are seeing some value out of these posts. And if that's the case, I'm going to keep experimenting and posting.

I know Costco is really popular here. People love their warranties and easy returns. They generally have high quality products and for a good base price. So any discounts, however small it can be, are just added bonus.

The idea behind the benefits of these posts are many though. One of which I've already touched on above, which is to have an all-in-one page that compacts the information in an easy to read format and to get a good overall summary everything quickly. How quickly can you get that same information browsing Costco's website?

As my posts are generally themed, it allows users of similar interests, in this case here, those members who like yard/home improvements, to share their experiences and talk about the products provided and whether they're good/bad/whatever and if they're even a deal. Even if the talk is not about the deal, it fosters talk about the products on sale, while building community.

There are other things here too that I feel are good. Deals posted in this format become immediately searchable and active users can find the deal with the search bar. And then when the deals expire, these posts also serve as a history/archive for users to look back on to compare when they're thinking about newer/current deals and decide whether they're worth it.

Well anyways, most people are probably not going to read through all this, but just thought I'd share my thoughts on the matter. Sorry if it's a little much.
Not sure why others may be [implicitly] compelling you to explain yourself here—these are great posts and are much easier to sift through than a Costco ad. Thanks.
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Yes, sorry about that. Costco listings do include a lot of 0% discount products. I can certainly filter those out if wanted. The caveat would be that it doesn't mirror what Costco will show on their site.

I try to compact and display all the pertinent information from Costco campaigns, all in one page, in a nicely formatted easy to digest way, but man, if this is just too much information or spam let me know and I can consider cutting back.

Not sure what to do here. I'm just trying things out as previous posts seem to have gotten popular with this format.
I would probably not post the whole flyer/email next time, and instead pick a few of the better deals out of each category as "example deals" and then have a "and more" link that will link to the rest of the garbage that isn't a deal, or not as good of a deal. This post is just way too long, and contains way too many non deals. Sorry for all the hate you are getting, overall it is appreciated over nothing at all, but maybe tone it down a bit in future posts. It is just a bit much, especially seeing as a large portion has no discount at all.

Cheers!
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Thanks. Even if the item that triggered my alert is 0% off, I didn't know Costco carried it till now. Still a discount compared to where I would have purchased it.
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The aerobin sold out in a few days when they started this sale; I hope they restock it. Anyone familiar with if I should waste my time checking? Do they restock ever, if someone goes OOS?
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If anyone gets that playhouse pay the extra $200 to have Costco build.
Local companies wanted $500 to build it, took me 14 hours to build a smaller one.
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