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Mars Nebula Lite projector

Mars Nebula Lite projector
AnkerAmazon

For the next three days, save 30 percent on an Anker portable projector if you use the code MARSJULY at checkout. With the code, it's just $280. The Mars Nebula Lite projector supports 4K media, has two built-in 10-watt speakers, holds a 3-hour charge, and can project a picture of up to 150 inches.

Six-quart mixer

KitchenAid six-quart mixer
KitchenAidAmazon

KitchenAid's professional six-quart mixer—it can hold up to eight pounds of mashed potatoes—is once again on sale for 44 percent off. If you or anyone in your house wants to start baking more—or is working with a clunky, malfunctioning mixer—this option is available for one of the cheapest prices I've seen: $219. As the beater rotates around the bowl, it has 67 points of contact and better mixing the ingredients. It comes in red, black, and silver.

Security system

Arlo security system
ArloAmazon

Today on Amazon, a six-camera Arlo security hub is available for 27 percent off—or about $150 in savings. The system comes with a wireless base station, six wireless cameras, and 1GB of free cloud storage. The weatherproof HD cameras send motion alerts and have built-in two-way audio that works with Alexa-enabled products. They also have night vision and quick-charging batteries. $400.

Cooling pads

Arf Pets cooling pads
Arf PetsAmazon

Fido—or whatever your pet's name is—can overheat just like you. Today, save 25 percent on a latex-and-gel cooling mat for your pet. Arf Pets cooling pads are designed to fit in your dogs crates, but can really be used anywhere in the house. The pad doesn't need to be placed in the fridge. It absorbs body heat for a continuous three hours of cooling. After 15 minutes of non-use, the mat recharges itself. The Arf Pets pad is easy to clean and comes in three sizes: 23 x 35 inches, 27 x 43 inches, and 35 x 55 inches. $29-$52.

Dyson Ball upright vacuum

Dyson Ball upright vacuum
DysonAmazon

Today you can get a refurbished Dyson Ball upright vacuum for 27 percent off—now $200. The bagless vacuum weighs just under 18 pounds, has a self-adjusting head that changes according to floor texture, and uses a ball steering mechanism to move around corners with ease. It comes with all the original accessories and a six-month warranty.

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