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Ames Daily Tribune and Times (Newspaper) - March 21, 1938, Ames, Iowa
In a March 21, 1939 Mes daily Tribune Ames. Iowa Page five the extra room its advantages not All Homes need another room but millions of families in Tho l Ai ted states could use an extra room to considerable advantage. Homes have been becoming More crowded and doubling up has taken place for Lack of adequate income. Outlines an extra room can be gained by a slight readjustment of partitions. An old fashioned lean to usually costs hut Little. It is especially desirable to remodel a wasteful attic and not Only will you secure another room or two but. You will gain an added insulation value and save on the Coal Bills for much heat is lost through the roof. Splendid results can be secured by using one of the Many Light insulating boards now at the Lumina dealers. They Are easily handled and quite inexpensive. Hah Wake Interior hardware not Only presents a cheap appearance hut also goes to pieces very quickly under constant Wear such As it receives ail the moving parts of a House depend upon the operation of a piece of hardware. Many of the ailments which i we associate with a ramshackle House can b traced directly to the Lack of Cate in selecting Good hardware. Early planning insures Good Garden layout do not Overlook the foundation planting and the gardens. They do much to make your Home property really attractive and Home like. Conserve the natural Beauty. If the site is Well wooded with indigenous underbrush and wild Flowers protect these plants and shrubs As much As possible during the building operations. If you do not plan your Garden at the same time you plan your House which is after All the logical thing to do. Leave the Trees and shrubs standing As much As possible during the construction work and then decide what Trees need to be Cut Down and what foliage should remain. When you construct your Garden you May find that the natural plants lend themselves to your landscape plans and much actual saving in time and Money made by utilizing the natural foliage and Trees already there so go slow in Clearing and cleaning up that property. Walks made of a Concrete May be made to look like stepping stones or May be Laid out in various patterns. In the illustration above the wide spaces Between the stones allow plenty of room for grass to grow. Cottage Entrance Lite Home financing Laud time Money fundamental in selecting a payment plan to finance Home buying building modernizing repairing or to refinance Are the economies and convenience the plan offers. A plan that eats up interest payments and extra fees later puts an unnecessary Burden on your peace of mind. Home owners who use our budget payment plan Are happier and free from worry. With this plan you pay like rent a Little monthly. Make steady Progress to Complete Home ownership with this plan. Ask for Complete information from our Friendly officers. You la Dikeou service. Ames building amp loan association a i How tic capt a 5 foot ladder with the Purchase of Only one gallon of floored americans finest varnish since 1883 both for we Otter Mil fins frat gift fsr Tyror Tatam. First because a want to commemorate flooring Lith Anre very. Bec one. Because we went you to try this Fine v Amir a in y our floors and Woodwork gives you a Safe Tisor. You Wilt of t fits on it. Dries in 4 hours. Heel Roef mar proof Waterproof. Miller paint store 320 main phone 760 choose style Ete to Futi Ike personal taste finds an Opportunity for expression in the style or general form of your Home. Strictly speaking Alt of our american Louic ire modern in style t Tough the essential style Motif Las been borrowed prob ably from country and another period. Yet present Day refinements in material equipment and conveniences have brought Ai out mar modifications in the Origi no id a. Only in the general a or in the definite correctness of Small architectural details can tie modern american Home be classified according to a style. In considering the style of your Home disregard the Vogue of the moment. By ail Means eliminate that hog be which la freakish. In ther select what seems to be the most interesting modern example of a style whose popularity has lived through centuries. Choose your Homo for a Well planned Interior that will give an explanation for every Gable or Dormer and every sweep of the roof. New Wall Board is fireproof it is now possible to secure a fireproof Wall Board for your re a modelling that is finished on one Side with an imitation Wood i training. This product is made in several finishes a knotty Pine j Walnut and Douglas fir. The Wallboard will not buckle or Warp and when used As a Wall finish j makes an attractive room. Hearth hint this Well designed and Well lighted entry of a House at. Douglaston. L. I., has a Copper roof with standing seams that gradually slopes from under the Sills of the second floor windows to the eaves note the interesting Glass panels in the upper portion of the door. Alfred Scheffer architect. Linen Case is needed provides room for storing soiled Redding fixtures have Drain control some of the newest items along the line of plumbing fixtures Are improved Drain controls a larger slab space on the lavatory a lavatory with a shelf Back a Square or rectangular Basin in a lavatory a Cabinet lavatory with a unit built in a Cabinet underneath Towel bars attached to a in every House there is the 1 Ivator need of a Linen Case deep enough i and with shelves properly spaced j new faucet so that blankets or sheets can it _ _ he folded and Laid neatly in the is work Saver shelves tpq1e combination faucet at the experience has shown that the Gink is a time Saver for with Case should be divided into Dif this fixture the temperature of Ferent sized compartments with the water May be adjusted to the shelves of varying Heights to accommodate sheets Pillow slips towels blankets or comforters. The proper sizes can be easily determined by each housewife to fit her individual household. These divisions May be easily arranged by anyone. In addition to having in the Linen closet ample storage space for the clean Linen Many people think it desirable to allow space tor a hamper for holding soiled linens for it is Seldom advisable to Send the Best linens when soiled directly to the basement. The Depths of th1 Linen closet occupies the balance of the space along one Wall of the bathroom not occupied by the tub. A pair of doors should enclose this Linen Case hinged at either Side. Al it n and is i repair Furnace pipes add registers. Paint Furnace doors with heat resisting Black paint. Cover Boller and heating pipes with pipe covering. Install automatic water feeder on steam systems. Ii provide adequate direct outside exit for Boller room. Clean and repair boilers flues water tubes. I smoke pipe and stack tuck Point masonry stacks. Provide adequate ventilation for boiler room. Story City woman Breaks hip in fall desired degree. There is a swinging nozzle and an attachment for a Short length Hose with a Spray head for rinsing dishes. ".m, income tax payers this year will get six separate forms to fill out. And did no to some Revenue Bureau official Promise making tax returns would be More simple in 193ft new wardrobe is effective in modern Home what n adding a new wardrobe carefully plan it to accommodate All clothing and accessories without crowding. Clothes net d plenty of air. Long shallow closets properly ventilated Art More efficient and convenient than deep closets. Twenty inches is a minimum depth. To keep clothing from being crowded place Small wooden spacers on Tho pole Between each Hanger. For articles which must be Laid Flat use shallow drawers. A deep drawer is not convenient for the articles must lie on top of one another crushing and mussing those below shoes set up from the floor on a shelf will not get As Dusty As if they were placed on the floor. The closet floor is also much easier to clean. A Long shallow hat shelf pref-1 Erakly enclosed and provided with j hat stands will keep hats prop Erly. Special compartments for tot All j accessories also Are convenient. A insulate Home to keep Cool if a Home is properly insulated it is a pretty Safe Assumption that hot weather did not mean restless and sleepless nights for the family. One Way to make a second floor sleeping quarters More comfortable is to completely insulate the attic. Perhaps your old House will be t happier place in which to live if the old fashioned outmoded fireplace in the living room is reelected and modernized to do this its not costly. The example shown above is designed in t once the n with a Wall background of Plain due hoards set vertically and completely covering the Wall against which a he fireplace is built the other free Walls May be plastered or h my with paper of a simple colonial design. These Pine boards Are now available at a1 lumber dealers and a Fern Aoe mantel similar to the designs shown can be made from Pine to match the Wall panels by any planing Mill or very Good Stock mantels May be bought. With these Pine designs Brick Stone or slate should be used for the masonry linings facing and hearths. By adding a new Wall covering and a new fireplace you will completely change the appearance of your room and much pleasure and satisfaction re Gilt from the alteration. To be Modem and comfortable even Home should have / automatic heat if you Are building a new Home or modernizing your present Home investigate these systems Sunray Oil Burner Fairbanks Morse automatic Coal Stoker see or Call us for an estimate on your Home. A i in a a w Ltd in Ames Grain 8c Coal co. In in in g phone 6 i in i Isit Ishii villain your House built without careful planning cannot become the happiest Home. It would he like a Der it made without a pattern it would never quite fit we give All our time to planning buildings naturally we do a better Job. Our plans meet Fua requirements too. A a James m. Early architect ii a i is la. I Tol phone 1091 1. An Oil heating system 2. Electric refrigeration 3. Air conditioning unit 4. New plumbing fixtures we offer the most expert factory trained service on installation or repair. Heating plumbing refrigeration and air conditioning. See us today. Palmer plumbing co. Phone 1091 108 Hayward Quality plumbing and heating equipment Only Westinghouse offers this Fife meat keeper Roland lug the Goldi Bary of or. Ai of Roland or erupted Tuzid plane for celeb ret wedding Annivera mrs. M o. Ferkin april 5 vere Dis afternoon when mrs. Perkin slipped on a Rug in her Home Aud broke a r hip. When the Accident occurred she was alone and yrs urn. For at Jet an managed to p the desk and who is employ ing store or suffering cons of the injury i it. De to summon help hour. She finally ill the Telephone off phoned her husband red at a local cloth u firkin has been id Erakly from Shock and Deitte in treating j families move at Story City mrs. Orate but Iyo d last Wek Stoly Ttyler and family 2. Sch Quot a fit saves food certified average fruits i Westinghouse or ving kit show savings on too i Alc 19.jo m month kit pro Arfy its new sensational a big step Forward in Safe food preservation the new Westinghouse meat keeper especially designed to keep meats fresh and tasty for Days enclosed porcelain construction conserves natural juices and flavors. Holds to pounds of meat. See this Money saving feature today saves time of More average results ice cubes oxen in 56 minutes dessert in 65 minutes also shopping trips Cut in half. Kitchen proved no saves Monet Reft aeration Coats Cut sic a week a the Economizer Rote Ham Ara to hours out of to used no currant at Alt a a of it e Hen nov est t from the milk the St. Petri c vacated by the Fly w to moved nest property v Sud Northwest Helm moved fre Ridant to the h i pied by Henry near Fain i o to resident Meh to the i o w ill air to the Olaf est of then depot. Sam Tok in the jerkiness reuse formerly a ecu Toft or. Toft has j moved to his o her House on the i same lot which a formerly occupied by g i Milton you la save More Morolt with a Wes Tinhou get see it i Oday at wet re River Flor coins be least to operate that s what the government asked ,. Westinghouse was the answer. Westinghouse wins the largest single order 16,967. I $119.50 Al $4.82 each month i econom. A that won the worlds largest few ski refrigerator order. Noto Woody electric 121 main phone 2651read rut Wanis operating Coats come Down again in the new 1936 Westinghouse refrigerators. 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