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Are You Prepping for Hibernation?

Low Key Projects to Prep for Winter Fall’s arrived and winter is on its way. With the change of the seasons there are plenty of things to get excited about in the next few months:   Enjoying the fall foliage More time indoors with the family The holidays Relaxing in front of the fireplace All your favorite festive food … and so much more.   The cooler weather seasons come with more family time, celebrations and more opportunities to enjoy our homes. In fact, with the extra time indoors, the fall and winter seasons can sometimes feel like hibernation. And while we don’t spend the …

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Carve Like a Boss

As Halloween approaches, Friedman’s will be showing you how to make sure you carve your pumpkin like an absolute boss, while creating a Halloween costume in the process! We like to call this costume idea “The Carver”. Best of all, every single one of these items can be found in your local Friedman’s store. Below, we’ll walk you through everything you need and everything you need to do to carve like a boss this Halloween: Pumpkin Carving/”The Carver” Costume Checklist: Stanley jab saw Super Tuff 9×12 drop cloth McGuire-Nicholas 3 pocket shop apron Safety Works safety goggles WD-40 Sharpie If you’re using this checklist to …

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Are you fire ready?


Are you fire ready? Keep your home and family safe from this devastating danger by following these simple steps to create a fire defensible space.   Establish Your Defensible Space – As required under law, your home must have 100 feet of defensible space. The area 0 to 30 feet away from your home is referred to as zone 1, and the space 0 – 100 feet away from your home is considered zone 2. These two zones require different maintenance steps, so it’s important for you to recognize where each begins and ends.   Keep the Area Closest to Your Home Clear – Zone …

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