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2015 Sonoma County Spring Home & Garden Show

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  This year the Friedman’s Pavilion is back at the 2015 Spring Home & Garden Show, with over 65 Vendors showcasing the latest trends and products available to help you complete all of your Home Improvement Projects.  Looking to innovate your home?  Come down and check out new LED Lighting and Bulbs that can all be controlled with your smart phone.  This new technology is easy to install and even easier to control with a simple finger swipe.   Also check out special offers on Windows and Doors, an easy way to upgrade your home’s comfort and value. Friedman’s Garden Department will be on display this …

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How to Control Pests Organically

It’s possible to avoid heavy pesticides and chemicals and still control pests. If you want to grow an organic garden, you can avoid damage from bugs and still stay organic and natural. With a little time and a few extra minutes of effort, you can protect your garden and still deliver healthy, safe foods to your dining table. Start with a routine tour of your garden and pick off pests and insects you discover. Young, tender plants are serious attractants to pests and can often succumb to the damage. If you find damage on plants but can’t figure out the culprit, do your survey at …

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How to Refinish Your Deck

Refinishing your deck can be easier you think. In just a weekend, you can turn your old, tired-looking deck into an outdoor oasis. With a few tips and a little bit of time, you can refinish and stain your deck and return it to a newer-looking state. The first step is looking for any dark spots on you decking, railings, or steps. These spots are usually wood oxidation and tannin bleed, common effects of weather. Dark spots are best addressed with a wood cleaner followed by a wood brightener, allowing the affected area to better blend in with the other areas of your deck. For …

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