Monthly Archives: December 2010

Chimney Sweeping

Not many people know how to clean out their chimneys and fireplaces, so here at Friedman’s Home Improvement, we thought we’d give you a little how-to tutorial. To get ready for your chimney sweeping project, make sure you have the following items: a Creosote Sweeping Log a respirator mask a tarp to cover your floor your Professional’s Choice Heavy Duty Chimney Brush a shop vacuum some Chimfex knee pads (optional) a bucket to collect waste you can’t vacuum up First, burn a Creosote Sweeping Log.  An evening in front of the fire can be relaxing, but danger may be lurking in your fireplace.  Each time …

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Stocking Stuffers

Need some stocking stuffer ideas for your friends, family, or Secret Santa?  Here at Friedman's Home Improvement, we have lots of nifty gifties that will fill up a holiday stocking. Here is a small list of goodies that can inspire you to find the perfect-sized gifts at the perfect-sized prices: pocket-sized levels mini screwdrivers seed packets batteries picture hanging kits candy carpenter pencils hand sanitizer or soap small hammers gloves small hand tools spare keys to your house, car, …or heart When in doubt, load up on Friedman's gift certificates.  You can define the amount you'd like to place on the gift card for your …

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