The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 23, 1946 · Page 4
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April 23, 1946

The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 4

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BLYTHRVILhK (ARK.) COURIER-NEWS -? Provide fccnation Area Afl tolly CM E»joy II MUtfe AmocHvt * F . '"* WMt Uvinf stun* at such.a pr»' •. sVwt overtook the (old nine "Hfs that may be redden coowebt of your attic. :t«i area, deep! te sloping «r>d' exposed rafters, can be made as useful and as attractive is •HV other part pf the houw. The attic, for one thing, can be tin,ideal place for the family's pas- Urn** Wid hobbles, U It Is appro- • ffU4\Y talshed, The experience of «** suburban family shows what can be dorie with enthusiasm and a lit. It all started with (he father's de-1 -twminftUon-to-have, a dark room, i essential to his pursuit of amateu/ photography. The basement, he rte- j ' elded, was too damp, so he took H t look at the;«ttlc. The space there was.more than needed and this led to the Idea of converting It Into a recreation center for the entire family. : On* end of the area wafe parti- - UatMd off for a dark room mea- Mtinc about 12 square feet. The »est of the attic became a combination liobby room for mother, ' who sews and paints; and daughter, who has all the hobbles of an active child. A sliding gate guard* the. stairway «nd n sliding door as- »»r«s privacy for father and his .chemicals Walls and «i]higs of both,rooms are built of insulating building ^ board, applied In sheets four feet ,, wide. These big boards nre easy to t ««ir «nd nail and they covered the - rafters andstuds In practically no 1 time, Being an insulation &s well .Ha structural material, they help — provide the even temperatures so - essential for' physical comfort and ~ the proper use of photographic ma_ terials. >- The .insulating board follows the - Unes of the room and forms a four? ~ foot-vertical wall at either side. Be_, hind the walls 'is generous room .'for 2 storage space. A gay decorative ef- _. feet has been achieved.by painting 3 wide strips in eoral over the celllns . and sloping walls, ending in coral - scallops. The natural finish of the - Insulating board provides the alter_ nate color. v- Leri o\er pieces of insulating r board are utiliiied to add a number _ of decorative and practical touches, _ JnerucUns a display board for prints, -3 a *art game and a combination :,. l**eH-out window and bulletin board * for the dark'room window. ~ Jn the larger room a screen for *. showing movies rolls down over the . window. The dark room is also a v-. ^°T k .room for editing and splicing '' «*?vle film and for enlarging and ~ mounting prints. Counters are ar- /,j ranged for all 'necessary equipment. \ A. bl S. comfortable chair has been 5 -'."stalled and the room can double g- as * study. t?' Technical advice from the phqto- ;>' graphic end was furnished by the ... magazine Popular Photography. - American Home magazine designed ~ the layout and the decorative plan. v; £99-Production Cut £ By Damp Laying house u Laying hens usually cannot "r-' »"»ptfrthemselves readily t o sudden * changes in temperaure and maln- ~ taftY- high egg .production. To pro^. vide more uniform inside tempera „. tures, regardless of conditions out - side, poultry raisers are insulating ,:- their laying hguses.-Insulation and ;...T**??'l*'ipn help to prevent conden- i sation, wet liMer and damp fen^ thers, which retard or even stop | e gg production. Among the:mater• ***5_^i inB "'-*^ ^Wely. is insulating • «*<i!,». structural material which ' is jieaaily applied" as'sheathing or ' Interior iining; t P . ....... r . Buy SIX PAIRS and get the Guarantee Certificate. 6 months'wear or six new pain free. i Knit proportioned to fit xnall, average and large «» man. r" Laundry tested tnd ap> *•• '^^^Nf 9^^^^&fBf ^V^^R 'Hobby Space for All in an Insulated Attic Hpbbiea can be a family affair when waste space in the home ii properly utilized. These picture! , tfll the story of how an amateur photography enthu- •iatt transformed an unused attic into an ideal two- room recreation center—a dark room for himself and a cay leimure-time room for mother and children. Lower lift is the attic js work was bepun. The completed playroom (above) is a combination studio. lytyt,,,!!, l'l,ol,,g,,fhY sewing room and extra living room. The dark room (lower riRlit) has sliding doors for privacy. Attics need protection against weather extremes, so intu- latiiiK board was used is the structural material for walls and ceilings. 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