Monthly Archives: November 2010

Power Tools

Viiimmm-viiiiiiiiiiimmm…  Whirrrrrrrr…  Zzeww-zzewwwww…  K-k-k-krrrrrresssssssh… Ahh…  Nothing sounds more like progress than the sounds of power tools. Power tools can make a person feel powerful, and we love giving our customers the feeling that they can handle any do-it-yourself projects with our wide variety of power tools. At Friedman’s our power tools cover the full scope of progress.  From table saws to sanders, from battery operated screwdrivers to drills, from jackhammers to specialty power tools, we have it available at Friedman’s Home Improvement. Come into any of our stores in Santa Rosa, Sonoma, or Ukiah and let us help you find the perfect power tool for your …

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Black Friday – Gift Ideas

Ahh, Black Friday.  This day after Thanksgiving lures shoppers to the mall like fish swim towards bait.  Black Friday is the official kick-off to the holiday shopping season, and we at Friedman’s Home Improvement, have some items that will surely be on someone’s shopping list. If you’d like to go shopping during Black Friday, but don’t wish to fight the mall traffic, come on over to Friedman’s for some nifty gift ideas. For the Woodshop Hobbyist–find the right table saw, sander, jointer or planer tool for your favorite wood crafter at Friedman’s. For the Gardener–find the best seeds, plants, soil, gardening tools, and garden clothes to give …

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Set and Save – Thermostats and Fans

Want to save money on your heating bills this year? Here's an energy saving tip:  You can save around 10% a year on your heating and cooling bills by simply turning your thermostat back 10° to 15° degrees for eight hours?  You can do this automatically without sacrificing comfort by installing an automatic setback or programmable thermostat. Using a programmable thermostat, you can adjust the times you turn on the heating or air-conditioning according to a pre-set schedule. As a result, you don't operate the equipment as much when you are asleep or when the house is not occupied. Programmable thermostats can store and repeat …

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