Home Depot unveils spring tools

ATLANTA — The Home Depot is kicking off spring with major sales and new products, including the “next generation” of outdoor power tools. In partnership with manufacturer EGO, Home Depot is rolling out a new line of tools powered by lithium-ion battery technology. In addition, the firm is expanding its partnership with Ryobi, which makes more than 50 lithium ion-compatible tools. New offerings include a hybrid leaf blower and cordless string trimmer.