How To Activate a Home Depot Card

How To Activate a Home Depot Card

What is a Home Depot Card?

A store credit card from Home Depot may help you manage your in-store purchases, create payment plans for large projects and present savings opportunities with exclusive promotions and offers for cardmembers. But it’s important to understand the difference between a store card, a project loan and a commercial account.

How To Activate a Home Depot Card

You can activate your Home Depot® Credit Card either online or over the phone at (800) 677-0232. The process is necessary as a fraud prevention measure. Its purpose is to give the user access to the card after protecting the account during mailing. The card is invalid until it’s activated.

Frequently Asked Questions

How to activate a Home Depot gift card?

How to Redeem a Home Depot Gift Card Online

  1. Visit the website.
  2. Log in into your account.
  3. Select Redeem prepaid card.
  4. Type your secret code and click Redeem.
  5. Enjoy your balance!

How do I know if my Home Depot card is active?

To verify a Home Depot® Credit Card, call Citibank at 1-800-677-0232, visit the online card verification page or use the mobile app. Once a cardholder verifies their Home Depot® Credit Card, they will be able to start using it for purchases.

Can I use my Home Depot card before I receive it?

Yes, you can use your Home Depot® Credit Card instantly after approval. Once you’re approved, you will receive a temporary shopping pass via email. The shopping pass contains your temporary card information, which you can enter at checkout in order to pay for your purchase.

Do you need to activate Home Depot gift card?

For your protection, gift cards received at Pickup have a zero balance and require at-home activation and payment.

Where is the number and PIN on a Home Depot gift card?

Easily check your The Home Depot gift card balance by looking at the back of the card. You will need the 19-digit card number as well as the 4-digit ID number. Once you have located both sets of numbers, you will be all set to check your balance online, over the phone or in-store.

How do I check my Home Depot card?

ONLINE: Check your balance online using Home Depot’s site. OVER THE PHONE: Call Home Depot’s gift card support at 1-877-423-3005. REGISTER OR SERVICE DESK: Just ask the cashier or service associate to check your balance. They will scan your card and tell you how much store credit you have remaining!

Can you transfer money from a Home Depot card?

If they are not paid, the regular APR will apply from your purchase date. Balance transfers are not allowed, and the minimum interest charged is $2. If you miss your payment, a late payment fee of up to $40 can be applied to your account.

How many gift cards can I use Home Depot?

Yes, up to 10 The Home Depot Gift Cards may be used in a single checkout to make purchases online at

What if my Home Depot gift card has no PIN?

If for some reason your card does not have a PIN, then you’re going to have to take it into The Home Depot and have them check the balance for you.

What kind of card is Home Depot?

The Home Depot Consumer Credit Card* is a store card, meaning it can’t be used outside of Home Depot. The card offers six months of special financing on purchases of $299 or more.