Eureka Humboldt Standard from Eureka, California on April 12, 1962 · Page 22
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Eureka Humboldt Standard from Eureka, California · Page 22

Eureka, California
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Thursday, April 12, 1962
Page 22
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B--Two HOME IMPROVEMENT SECTION Eureka Newspapers, Inc. MONTGOMERY WARD CORNER 4th F Sts. Eureka, California Ph. HI 3-3033 ffik ALUMINUM-FOIL FIBER GLASS ROLL-INSULATION 70 Square Foot Roll » Cuts heating, cooling costs · Resists fire and moisture · Lasts the lifetime of the house Just cut and staple this insulation to wall studs and save up to 30% on heating costs... up to 40% on air-conditioning costs! Resilient and lightweight ... resist? settling, won't rot or crumble. 28-GA. BOX-TYPE GALV. GUTTERS 144 10-FOOT HCTIOM Heavily galvanized to resist rust and corrosion --increase service life. Large-capacity trough is four inches wide. protect your home! THREE-TAB ASPHALT SHINGLES Lasting beauty and colorful protection for your home! Ceramic- granule coating provides long life. Ask about Wards guaranteed, low-cost installation. 8 100 SQ. FT. POUR-TYPE INSULATION Wards "spun" rock wool. Firepnoof and non-conducting. 20-lb. bag covers 25 «44 sq. ft. 3" deep. I cuts cleaning in half! HONEYWELL ELECTRONIC AIR CLEANER Keeps entire home cleaner, ends daily dusting! Installs in central system and electronically traps 90% of all airborne particles carried through ductwork. NO MONEY DOWN clean, quiet automatic SAFETY-SEALED GAS WAIL HEATER 20,000 BTU's--heats up to 4 rooms. Fits flush against wall, vents directly to outside. Safety-sealed combustion chamber is guaranteed 15 years NO MONET DOWH compact hiboy model NEW FAIRWAY FORCED-AIR GAS FURNACI 150 95 NO MONEY DOWN · 80,000-BTU capacity · New hlboy design · Hush-quiet service Heats your home quickly, quietly and economically. Ideal for basement, closet or utility room installation. With Honeywell controls. compact "space-saver HORIZONTAL FORCED-AIR GAS FURNACE 80,000 BTU's--powerful heating performance in a small package. Fully automatic operation. Install in attic, crawl space or where space is limited. I NO MONEY DOWN Home Remodeling Regarded Sound Investment For Properly Owners By C^BROLb. K. O'JIOUBKE Tbe v «fey*jh»cu8er Company Chairman, Nafliraal Home Improvement Council iome remodeling in the'past w years has become one of the ost active segments of the Am- can economy -- and wtlh good afion. . tome-owners everywhere are ding (hat Die improvement and odernizalion of their homes is e of the soundest and most.sens- e investments that any family n make, Unlike other so-called consumer rchaees, a remodeling projecl not likely to be used up or irn out as time passes. Rather, a well-planned project, using quality materials and expert workmanship, usually increases the value of a home by more than the cost of the project. The home-owner who renews his housing investment through periodic remodeling projects and continuing maintenance will find (hat his home's market value is substantially above the amount ol his investment. Skills Expanded As the demand for home improvement services Has increased, the skills and products of industry have expanded, too.. Through the efforts of the National Home Improvement Council and other in Roofing Experts Offer Tips On Gelling Good Job IVhen your roof needs reshin- :ng, do you know what to do? Roofing specialists at Allied icmical's Barrett Division ad- se the home-owner to start by lling in a reputable roofer. Adding slightly to the initial st, the following supplementary ofing techniques help assure ig range protection. If the existing roof is wood inglcd, recommended procedure to first apply feathering strips Iso called bevel strips). Unless is is done, the new asphalt ingles may conform to irregu- Dishwashers Now Make Own Place Home dishwashers are rapidlj king tiicir places along side ol efrlgorolors and ranges in more nd more new and older Ameri- -m homes, according to the Ho- cirt Manufacturing Co., makers [ the Kitchen-Aid dishwasher. Kitchen modernization projects icse days, include built-in dish asher models, free-standing lotlcls or dishwasher-sink combi aliens. These are now installed ith a minimum of change, ef ort and expense. Homemakers (the children and ads, too) welcome the day when ley can gain the dividends of lore convenience, extra sanita on, and the big saving of work nd time -- thanks to a modern shwasher. larilies in the original roof. Request Strips It pays to ask the roofer to also apply metal angle strips at the roof's edges. These cover the old, worn and porous edge shingles, preventing rain and melting snow rom penetrating beneath the new shingles. It also gives-the roof a inished appearance. It is also wise to ask the roofer o include caulking in his estimate or bid. Caulking of all joints be tween the roof and the wood or brick wall is insurance that leaks will not occur at these points. If these cautions are observed the homeowner should certain feel secure in the type of re-roof ing application he has obtained Determine Types The next step is to determine [he most suitable type of shingle Shingles vary not only in color and design, but in protective val ues. In addition to the standard asphalt shingle, produced by al manufacturers in the field, a least two other significant types are available. One of them may tie important to you, depending upon your local needs and pocket book. Generally, the cost of reroofing a home wilh a superior shingli is only slightly above the cost o using a standard type. The labo cost, which represents the majo factor, is the same for both. Th difference -- is the choice o materials. ustry organizations, it is far safer and more convenient today to pur- hase modernization products and ervlces than it has ever been jcfore. Thousands of contractors am dealers have been trained in the irocedures that permit them to :arrry out remodeling projects with skill, efficiency and reliabil Even so, it's a good idea t 'investigate before you invest. There are. still some unscrupulous operators whose only objective if o defraud unwary home-owners giving them inferior materials am services at drastically inflated prices. ' ' .." Rule* Listed Follow these basic rules: --Make sure your home remod eling contractor or dealer is an established local businessman with a place, of business that you can visit for first-hand observa ion. ' --Ask if he belongs to Uie Home Improvement Council, the Better Business Bureau and other orga nizations dedicated to maintain*"" ligh business standards. · --Ask to see a list of customers (lie firm has previously served the check with some of those ref erences. --Make sure you don't sign any thing that you don't clearly unde stand. By observing those simple pr cautions, you can be sure that yoi will be getting the most out o remodeling -- your best invesl ment and a wonderful family ad venture. Family Room Use Can Be Diverse: Plan For Needs No one family room plan ca be used for everyone since ever house isn't the same-- and th family room must be built in th available space. And, the famii room should be designed for Ih members of the family who wi be using it. If there are several children i the family, the room should hav plenty of storage space tor games toys and should be able to lak hard wear. Mom and Dad also should hav at REDWOOD BUILDING SUPPLY Reg. $7.00 FOOT STEP LADDER Wilh Ihn purchase of 5 Gallons of oulllde or inside O'Brien a promise io our community and a pledge to you! SERVE YOU BEST! 'QUALITY PAINT ! SERVICES Reg. $3.95 Set of 2, 100% Bristle PAINT BRUSHES A 1" sath and trim brush and 4" painl brush wilh any $20 pur. chase of O'Brien Painl. V highest quality products · honest values v'friendly personal attention «/ assured customer satisfaction $6.49 GAL. WHEREVER O'BRIEN PAINTS ARE SOLD! NO MONEY DOWN WHEN YOU CHARGE IT AT WARDS BLISTER RESISTANT HOUSE PAINT "BRMTHBf HIM" REDUCES THE HAZARD OF PAINT PfCUNG NEW FULL VIEW ANODYZED ALL ALUMINUM SLIDING WINDOWS 5,000 windowt in itock A COMPLETE LINE OF BUILDING MATERIALS FREE DELIVERY CAUF. ST. 28 WEST WABASH AVE. For Reliable Prompt Service L. C. HALL Wo Give Thrifty Greon Stamps REDWOOD BUILDING SUPPLY 23 Wost Wabash Avo, Eureka HI 3-5201 THE RIGHT LIGHTING, strategically and decoratively installed dds a bright new personality to kitchens. This modular-patterned ceiling light, under-the-cabinet unite and over work center down- ights give concentrated, glareless light where needed. Lightolier, makers of fixtures and lamps for the home, point up the exciting dcorator effects and functional qualities achieved with good light SLIDING DOORS of Masonite Peg-Board adds a modern touch to a remodeled kitchen. There's extra convenience in sliding cabinet doors; they operate smoothly, take up no room space and eliminate accidental head bumping overhead. a vote in the new family room ilan. If Mom is interested in lowers for example, include a pot for her displays. Dad may need a corner of the amily room for a desk and fil- ng cabinet, which also could be used by the youngsters for homc- vork and hobby activities. To combine good looks and easy maintenance, plastic-surf- aced Marlite is being introduced into new family rooms. This paneling, available at lumber dealers comes in a wide range of colors, woodgrains and handsome patterns. Marlite needs no waxing, staining or painting after installation. Cleaned with a damp or sudsy cloth, the paneling never requires refinishing. YOUR INVESTMENT! Don't Buy, Build pr Remodel . . . unless you are sure of ownership! This year Americans will spend an esti- mated $20 billion on home improve- ment, with a corresponding increase in property values all over the country r° and yet, unknowingly, thousands k- of property owners -- have no assur- fe ance of ownership! t You can be sure of ownership only. 4 when you have the protection of title ' insurance issued after a careful and -4 I minute examination of public records. Protect your investment! Don't buy, '(·'' " build or remodel until you are sure your ownership! Stop in and see us ,, today for a complete analysis of your property records and insure the clear title to your home or business property. PACIFIC COAST TITLE INSURANCE CO. 917 4TH ST. EUREKA HI 3-4821 to

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