ATLANTA – The Home Depot home improvement retailer named Cree LED light bulb as its top winner in among 10 2013 Innovation Awards recipients. Behr Deck Over solid color wood coating, Milwaukee Tools Bi-Metal Sawzall blades, and Cordelia Commercial LED fixtures were also among its top 10 winners.

Craig Menear, executive VP, Merchandising for The Home Depot announced the winners, with Cree, Inc. topping the list for its LED light bulb series.

The Cree bulbs look and shine as brightly as comparable incandescent while saving 84% of the energy and lasting 25 times longer than traditional bulbs. The Cree LED bulbs are backed by a 10-year limited warranty.

  • Milwaukee Double Duty Sawzall Blades the tough Bi-Metal design allows faster cutting, longer life blades that can bend without shattering.
  • Rustoleum NeverWet super hydrophobic system,  that protects virtually any surface keeping it clean & dry.
  • Behr Marquee is stain blocking paint & primer in one formulated to resist dirt & fading better than competitive product
  • Cordelia Commercial Electric LED Portfolio provides breakthrough product innovation that offers consumers a complete whole house Recessed LED solution.

Other winners were Mohawk Soft Spring Carpet,  Plantation Patterns Patio Cushions,Delta's Smartfit Tank to Bowl Connection Toilet, Ryobi Li-Ion 18v Hybrid String Trimmer, and Drummen Drop N Bloom Annuals.

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