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Post  tred1956 on 3/22/2016, 11:27 pm

Just tried to order MM from Home Depot. According to sticky in Product section an agreement was reached with Home Depot for a max of $55 shipping. When I tried to buy 20 bags shipping was $200.00 (it went up $10 for every bag I added). Cost of MM was $7+ a bag. Total order was $379+. Chatted with Home Depot Expert Evil or Very Mad . She offered $50.00 off of $200 for shipping but said that was all she could do.

Has offer of $55 max shipping expired ?

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Re: MM at Home Depot

Post  sanderson on 3/23/2016, 3:41 am

Interesting.  Have you contacted Belinda at the SFG Foundation?  I know there was something arranged with Home Depot but not the specifics.

Added: I think I will send her an email tomorrow.

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Same issue with MM and Home depot

Post  High Desert on 4/13/2016, 7:14 pm

We just got back from Home Depot and asking if they could get MM delivered to the store here in central Oregon.  We only wanted 8 bags to start with.  HD customer service in store really tried to help, but after conferring with the next level of ordering and delivey, best they could do was $60 for 8 bags of MM deliver.  Not paying anything like that, but would be nice to know if there was an option worked out.
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Post  trolleydriver on 4/13/2016, 7:18 pm

I'm curious ... what size bags of MM are we talking about?
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Post  High Desert on 4/13/2016, 7:20 pm

The bags we were looking to get were the 1..5 cut and weighed 30# each, I believe.
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Re: MM at Home Depot

Post  trolleydriver on 4/13/2016, 7:39 pm

Probably cheaper to make your own MM. Buy large (4 cu ft) bags of vermiculite and peat moss. The fun part is trying to find 5 different kinds of compost if you do not have your own compost.
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Re: MM at Home Depot

Post  sanderson on 4/14/2016, 3:30 am

Kim, Do you know anything about this?

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