High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Aug 27 1972, Page 46

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - August 27, 1972, High Point, North Carolina 12c High Point Enterprise sunday August 27, 1972 a 7no nonsense design no waste space in budget ranch by Andy Lang this is a a no nonsense House design for those who want Good living quarters but Are faced with a budget squeeze. Although it has Only 1065 Square feet of habitable area it has a practical floor plan and an attractive exterior. What architect Lester Cohen has done is to take advantage of certain Cost cutting measures without sacrificing livability. Included among them Are a rectangular Over All plan without costly Breaks and a minimum amount of Hall space. For owners who might wish a recreational area for teenagers or a general indoor a a fun place for the whole family the architect has included a suggested breakdown of the basement space. The living room at the front of the House is just off the Small Entrance Vestibule. It has a Large front picture window and a fireplace with an archway leading to the dining area at the Back. A rear Patio has two entries one into a Vestibule leading to the basement Stair or to the Kitchen the other sliding Glass doors to brighten the dining area and allow for Patio use to extend family and guest activities. The Kitchen has a shaped work unit which leaves a pleasant window space for a snack or breakfast area. The dining portion can be screened off if a formal meal is being planned or left open As a family room area next to the Kitchen. The Access door from the garage is Well placed to help in bringing in groceries from garage to Kitchen but with no need to Cross More than the front aisle in the dining room to get to the Kitchen. The inside outside alcoves at the Back of the garage Are a great help in Patio storage and inside garage put away space. A minimum Hall is the Core around which three bedrooms Are grouped. The master bedroom and bedroom 2 can each provide a comfortable area for two plus closet space in each and the Bonus of a master bathroom Back to Back with the family Bath. Vantory counters Are shown in both Baths and there a a stall Shower in the private bathroom. Bedroom 3 could provide a Den or guest room a Good idea for a Small family with plans for the future. Brick and horizontal siding Are used for the front made More appealing by varied windows shutters and a pierced roof porch which provides a measure of privacy for the front window Wall. L-65 statistics design l-65 has a living room a family Kitchen that includes a dining area three bedrooms and two bathrooms totalling 1064 Square feet. Included is a plan for the basement with a recreational roam a Large laundry and a walk in Cedar closet. The Over All dimensions of 57�?T2�?� by 28�?T include a one car garage and the front porch. Sears Chain link fencing inviting front porch features a pierced roof a 5y i &j8 i House of the week a the House of the week a the High Point Enterprise a High Point n. C. A a enclosed is 50 cents each for baby blueprints 2 of design no. L-65a a 2 name. A a a a Street. A a a Cit state zip. A shekut Pian floor plans for l-65 _ rear Patio adjoins family room Kitchen do it yourself safety begins at Home a q a i will be putting in two dry Wells soon. Both will run from downspouts to carry off rain water. How deep should the Drain tiles be below the surface a. A place them from one to two feet below the surface. Be sure they Are slanted slightly in the direction of the Wells. Q a i have to plane or file the top and Bottom of a door. Which is better a. A planing will take off More Wood. Filing takes longer but is easier to control unless you have had some exper ence in planing. Have you considered those new Wood scrapers that look like cheese graters q. A there a a considerable amount of moisture rising from the dirt crawl space under my House. What can i cover the dirt with to prevent this a. A you can use either Roll roofing or polyethylene film. Overlap the pieces about six inches being certain not to make any tears in them As you put them in place. Seal the overlaps with roofing Cement or other exterior adhesive. Be sure the ground is graded so that rain flows away from the House and not towards the crawl space. Q a one of the ceiling tiles in our basement was punctured badly by one of my sons while using a billiard Cue. Since the tiles have interlocking edges How do i remove just one of them without damaging those nearby fortunately i have a few tiles left Over from the original installation. A. A use a Utility knife or a single Edge razor Blade and Cut around the Borders of the damaged tile. Remove it and put the new tile in place but this time you la have to use an adhesive. Q. A i have to paint my House soon. I d like to paint in the morning but everything usually is covered with Dew. Do i have to wait until the Sun has dried everything certain types of Latex exterior paint you can paint Over Damp surfaces. But first read the Label on the Container to be certain that this can be done with the particular kind you buy. Q a i prefer a paint Brush to a roller being of the old school. I must admit that i usually have trouble with Brush Marks where one part overlaps another. How can i avoid this a. A first get one of the new paints which minimize Brush Marks. Secondly no matter what kind of paint you use always work from a dry area into a wet area using firm wide strokes. Dip the Brush about Halfway with the excess patted off on the inside Ai the Container rim. By or. Fix safety like Charity begins at Home. Home is not Only where the heart is it also is where the hazards Are. So Many accidents happen at Home that if you can make your Home Safe you be done much to make your life Safe. Most Home accidents Are preventable. Advance checking an inventory of what is in the Home can help you eliminate potential hazards. Most Home accidents involve falling. Preventing Falls is a matter of keeping paths Clear. Safety plays a part in furniture arrangement As Well As appearance. Keep paths Clear. Chairs or tables Don t belong where someone enters a room. Doors should never be blocked. In a bedroom keep a Clear path from bed to door since it is a path you May travel in the dark. A dim night Light will prevent problems. Throw rugs can be dangerous. On a Slippery floor they can slip right out from under tack Down curled Rug edges disconnect a Cord by _ pulling on a plug Noethe wire use closed Container for oily rags. Done to count on it. Edges that curl should be tacked Down. Bathrooms Are bad places for Falls. Use a rubber mat in the tub. Install hand rails for entering or leaving the tub. Electricity is useful and it is All around you. 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