High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Apr 21 1974, Page 52

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - April 21, 1974, High Point, North Carolina 14c High Point Enterprise sunday april 21, 1974 Here s How Point Rug on your floor angled View shows Large area of decked space available outdoors by Vivian Brown a new features writer paint a Rug on your screened in porch Den or foyer floor. The idea provides a Good project for restless do it yours Elfers who can to wait to get those outdoor chores. The idea is not unique a decorators do it All the time. But you done to want to Experiment with Good floors. The porch floor is Ideal. Usually it is old. A foyer is another area where you might risk such artistry. But if you decide to go into the living area of the Home to paint floors be sure you Are up to it emotionally and artistically. In addition to being conversational pieces perhaps while rugs Are being cleaned and stored painted rugs May be cared for easily a just mop up footprints. Decorators usually make a design on paper gradually transferring the pattern to the floor. It works Well if you Don t become ambitious. One decorator likes a simple big Circle with dots squares and smaller circles within the area. But another decorator likes involved All Over the floor designs that becomes a big project with plumb lines Cord Chalk and so on. Better to keep it simple if one is an Amateur. And the design should be inspired by the place where it will go. Floor painting in t a Job to be stuffed off. Paint experts advise using Good bristle brushes in sizes needed for the Job and they suggest letting one color dry for 24 hours before another is House of the week new second Home with exciting look by Andy Lang Here a a creative and exciting contemporary House designed As a second Home but with All the facilities and space for year round use. An interesting visual result is formed by the exterior features a two White roofs one High one Long and the Wood vertical siding that can be either Cedar or Redwood. Adding to the structural casualness is the spacious deck at the rear and one Side with a Carport at the other Side. The deck partially covered with a Pergola adds an abundance of space for outdoor living and dining. The stairs leading to the second floor is an added feature which with its open risers and open space underneath. Acts As a Large piece of functional sculpture. A bit of drama is introduced by the second floor Balcony which overlooks the dining area and services the three upstairs bedrooms. A rustic two Way Stone fireplace opens to both the living and dining rooms. It is centrally located and quickly visible on entering the House. The Kitchen is especially designed for informal living. On the dining room Side of the Kitchen is an 8-foot-Long House Chimes easy to fix even if you have never made a single repair around the House there s one project you can tackle with Confidence a the a replacement of the outside Pushbutton that sets off the Bell or Chimes on the inside. For one thing its an electrical Job you can handle without turning off the electricity. That a because the Bell and Chimes operate on a Low voltage current supplied either by the regular Power Supply reduced by a transformer or Bat Tieres still in use in Many older houses. The Pushbutton is held in place by two screws. Remove those two screws and you will discover two wires connected to two terminal screws inside the Button cover. That is the two wires should be connected. If one of them in to you have located the trouble already and reconnecting it should solve the problem. If both wires Are properly wound around the two terminal screws place the Blade of your screwdriver across the two screws. If the Bell rings or the Chimes sound you know the wiring and the Power Supply Are Okay and that therefore the troublemaker is the Button equipment. Before deciding to replace the Button do two things. Clean the contacts around the Button with sandpaper or Emery and do the same with the ends of the two wires since either or both May be dirty or corroded. With the wire reconnected push the Button and see what happens. If the a Bell does not ring or the Chimes do not sound Bridge the Gap Between the two terminal screws once again. If it rings then you know for certain that a new Pushbutton is needed. In buying a new Pushbutton take the old one with you. Choose one of the same size or slightly larger. If you get a smaller one it will leave uncovered part of the area where the old one was a and you la have to do a retouching Job to make everything match. If you get one too Large it May not fit the panel to which it is to be attached. But that is something you la have to decide for yourself. There actually might be enough room to buy a much larger and different Type replacement should you so desire. Fortunately when a Bell fails to ring the trouble nearly always is in the Pushbutton which Means a simple repair is possible. Should the Bell or Chimes now work when a screwdriver Blade is placed across the terminal screws As previously explained the fault could be the the Bell itself the Chimes the wiring or the Power Supply. Counter with cabinets Hung from the ceiling. The Al purpose counter can be used As a pass through or for casual dining. On the opposite Kitchen Wall is All the equipment in a convenient arrangement. A sliding Glass door at one end of the Kitchen leads to the dining deck. On the opposite end of the Kitchen is the Entrance from the mud room and laundry. From this room one can enter the bathroom which is conveniently equipped with a Shower stall. The bathroom is also entered from the Entrance foyer. A noteworthy in this House a creation of architect Samuel Paul is not Only the arrangement of the rooms but the spaces they encompass. The dining room extends two stories in height and flows into the living room which has a sloped ceiling that extends beyond the window Wall into the outside deck for a distance of 5 feet. In the walk up the stairs to the second floor there is a Nice Vista from the Landing into the living room and beyond into the Garden. From the second floor Balcony the various views of the lower floor Are exciting. The upper floor provides privacy Tor the three bedrooms which have two Baths a one for the master suite and the other for the two bedrooms. Putting All things together this House offers a High Quality of living. Ugh ting by Jimmy sa8$ Mediterranean Complete Home furnishings in lighting fixtures. Decorative mirrors Medicine cabinets. Stop by our showroom and choose from our Large selection on display. Timmy sales inc. Jamestown a c. Located behind Duke Power amp melt. Open Mon. Thru Fri. 8 to 5 a sat. 8 30-1 Telephone 454-3442 a 454-3712massive Stone fireplace serves two rooms Here s the answer q. A we plan to have Central air conditioning installed in our House before the Start of the summer. Will we need additional insulation a. A probably. I requires More insulation to keep Cool air inside than it does to keep hot air there. Your air conditioning dealer will make an inspection and then a recommendation. Q. A is there any advantage to getting a flexible mortgage where the interest rates Are changed As Money marketing conditions change a. A there is if interest rates go Down. There s a disadvantage if interest rates go up. In the first Case the rate on your mortgage would be reduced. In the second Case the rate would Rise. To my clip and save a Ca 889-7867 to report All drug pushers Call Day or night a report any facts to help identify a Pusher. You Don t have to identify yourself and Calls cannot be traced i intent to a a a Matte of mini Trug 4bitte a ? House of the week the High Point Enterprise High Point North Carolina enclosed is $1 each for of design no. R-60. Baby blueprints enclosed is $1 for ranch Homes Booklet. Enclosed is is for your Home Booklet _ enclosed is is for practical Home repairs. Name. Street City l. State zip Devoe la paint Quot in color of the to Quot Al colors All paints Alt accessories off n i s so Tiu i on sat. Larkins 2821 Westchester or. I Fork of Engleh Road Wall covering complot Lino of thousand of Walt covering Patt Ornt and Matching fabric from loading manufacturer. V paint and Wall covering Call 882-2721 to morgans expert Fence co. Gerald Hoyle a installed fencing is 18 year experience a Bank financing a locally owned amp operated it Kim 3. Of added. And if you use a Stencil you must be especially wary. It might smear. Free hand is Likely to be easier and More pleasing to the Eye because of its randomness. The design need not be perfect. If you actually want a Rug look with happiness and All that the paint people suggest stippling after the background color is painted. Dip a real sponge into a Shade of paint slightly Darker than the background color and after squeezing it dry lightly Pat the sponge onto the area of the same Basic color. In fact it is suggested that several shades of paint lighter and Darker than the background May be used to give the Rug an even Nappier appearance. A and if you want to carry the real Rug look even further put a fringe around the design by using a thin Brush and applying one Fine a stroke at a time. A Good Back pays off in such a project depth might be Given to the Rug by adding faded yellow and Black strokes to give the illusion of deep fringe they explain. Decorators usually avoid the real Rug look preferring to use a pretty design that takes the place of a Rug. But they often use designs even when they use rugs. One decorator likes to use paint Borders a stripes Checkerboard designs or swirls a around rugs. The designs for screened in or open porches can be fun. One handsome design on old floor boards was really Worth the Effort. A dark Green background was covered with Little White Flowers that resemble Dogwood. Want to buy the Best a no faint Home siding in Archdale Check our prices before you buy Radnor paint amp aluminium co. Dealers in Alcoa amp Reynolds siding 3512 s. Main St. Archdale Telephone 431-5680 f4 %4 of Quot a 1 Jwj v we j is s v member of a Call 882-0797 for free estimate on your Loti a sorry we can t estimate installed work by phone. We 33 must see the ground on which Fence is to be built oses i 1678 South main Street at Southgate magi color paint savings no drip Fiat Latex Wall paint f q97 a Gal regular $3.67 Gal. Easy clean up with water. Dries in 20 minutes. A won t splatter. Many attractive colors. 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