Monthly Archives: July 2011

5 Steps to Effective Furnace Filter Maintenance

Since it is Summertime, you should make time to maintain your HVAC system. The furnace filters need to be changed on a regular basis to keep clean air circulating throughout your home. How often you change it and what type of filter you need depends on a number of factors. Our helpful staff at Friedman’s Home Improvement can assist you and help you find exactly what you need. Here are the steps to replace your furnace filter, which will improve the air quality in your home as well as the efficiency of your furnace. Step 1: Turn off your furnace or air-conditioner. Step 2: Determine …

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Create Your Dream Patio and Backyard Oasis

Do you dream of creating a backyard oasis? Do you want your patio area to become the outdoor living room you’ve always wanted? Friedman’s Home Improvement has many products that can help you create your dream patio and backyard oasis. Here are some decorating ideas we dug up from Coastal Living Magazine we thought you’d enjoy. 10 Ways to Create a Backyard Oasis Plant the garden in layers to make it more lush. Install a water feature like a fountain or waterfall. Spread natural stone accents throughout the garden. Decorate your garden with cheerful vines. Dare to go overboard with green. Include colorful orchids as …

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Pest Control Solutions for Your Home and Garden

How many times have you planted some beautiful plants in your garden, tended them and watched them grow, only to have pests eat away at them? Not fun, is it? All that work and the bugs and wildlife got to enjoy the fruits of your labor before you had a chance at it. That’s why Friedman’s Home Improvement carries various pest control solutions for your garden and home. Our friendly and helpful staff can help you decide upon the right pest control solutions for your garden, but here are some helpful tips on how to control the insects in your garden: The first step in …

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