Eureka Humboldt Standard from Eureka, California on April 12, 1962 · Page 24
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R--Four HOME IMPROVEMENT SECTION Eureka Newspapers, Inc. . . . doing some remodeling work around your bouse? You can enjoy the wonderful world of outdoor living and beauty . . . right in your own home, when you remodel with glass. See KM today for the new- est in home ideas with the use of glass. Remodeling with glass is easy and inexpensive; and gives your home rich, enduring beauty and value. For home glass repair, tell your insurance man you want KM for the job. You'll be glad you did! · 3 TRAINED, EXPERIENCED GLASS EXPERTS TO SERVE YOU · FREE ESTIMATES · NO OBLIGATION 228 THIRD ST. CALL HI 3-6761 DOWNTOWN EUREKA FOR BETTER LIVING EVERYTHING FOR THE FIREPLACE · Fireplace Screens -- a choice of 30 different glide bars (Flush, Surface Mount, Standing Portable) · Extra heavy duty fireplace grates for longer lasting. · Wood buckets -- contemporary and colonial. · Fire tongs to match the screen- you buy. · Fireplace sets -- Stand-up models $8.75 per set. Hearth Craft screens and accessories are designed to fit the demands of exciting architectural fireplace masonry. Clean, crisp, distinctive btyling mates Hearth- screen; equally well suited for ultra modern or traditional settings. Fireplace Cleaner 1.50 Fireplace Sealer 2.00 Fireplace Seteen Black, Copper, 2.00 hint We have a very large selection of decorative brick and stone, ideally suited for room dividers . . come in and see our display! WALLBOARD MATERIALS and ACCESSORIES TEXTURE CEMENT While only - 25 Ibi JOINT CEMENT 25 lb FINISH CEMENT 75 Ibl PREFINISHED WALL PANELS 3/8 ' 4 * 8 50 00 00 20 e«h PERFA TAPE 500 Fl UNDERLAYMENT V x 1 X 4 PEG BOARD 1 / 8 x 4 x 8 HARDBOARD 1 / 8 x 4 x 8 50 roll I 28 24 *«cti 56 EVERYGLEAM COUNTER TOPS For covcnng tounlcr lopi^ £· _ sq . tad pl,,lic lin,,h, ,,,»dn -»·"·- f t ' of Goodyear Rubhei. ON CABINET HARDWARE AND TOOLS · CLOSEOUT · Clearance on Roofing Materials Limited Supply Only £00 DUTCH ANGLE LAP sq. 50 THICK BUTT SHINGLES 3 colors only . . PLASTIC ROOF CEMENT Plastic Roof Cemont . . . 1.15 gal. ASPHALT ^1 1Q ROOP ' ~ COATING . . . 50 Cq NATURAL PLYWOOD WALL PANELING goes up as easily as wallpaper adding permanent beauty lo any room. Plywood eon* linues In lead (he field in popularity in home remodeling and improvement projects. Shown: Bamboo plywood--a Georgia-Pacific Corporation exclusive-- applied here with adhesive. REDWOOD PANELING blended with llghl brick, is used in archi tcct Charles H. Colbert's own home in Mclairic, Louisiana. Call fornin Redwood Association's recent survey showed lhal 73 per cent of fl!)0 architects queried, wlm designed their own liornes used Is the bathroom in your home dull and drab looking? Then, it's time to give il a '-'ticW look". You fan "fact* lift" wuler- sti'Ccikccl wiills (tr chipped tiles U'llh HII ccontmiical, easily-applied paiicKn" .such as Myrlilc. Applied right over old walls. with a wallbnurd atlhcsivc, Mar- lilc is highly rc.sislant lo beat alirl moist u IT. ll comes in plain colors I handsome patterns which len themselves lo color and pallet "mixing and matching". The pai cling }M\K a baked melumine pla tic sui'[ate similar to that on refrigerator -- and is as easy I Matched moldings assure ncal, professional-looking job. 5 STAR Semi-Gloss and Gloss White Paint Crystoleum Varnish Sale Buy I Gal. for 9.40 and receive the second Gallon for Ic . . Buy one quart for 2.74, receive the second for Ic. ON INTERIOR FAZE PAINT GEM LUSTRE ENAMEL 485 6aL J70 eal . ACRYLIC LATEX J =,. PAINT ROLLER and TRAY SPECIAL 9x12' DROP CLOTH Qualify paper, paint and water resistant. D. C. COMPANY INC. HI 3-3145 Foot of F Street · Eureka Inexpensive Changes Can Boost Sale Of Home Planning lo 'soil your house? A few Inexpensive improvements dan bring you a higher 1 price, advises the Construction Research Bureau, national clearing house for building information, and llio boine handyman can do much of the renovating himself. the main point to remember is that your home can be sold faster and for more money If you're still living In it and It's completely furnished. It looks more like home this way and prospective buyers cah more easily visualize how their own furnishings will look In it. The place to start adding spar- Plasllc Homes Will Be Coming Item Of Future NEW YORK (UPI) -- By the 1980's builders of plastic houses will pour from a barrel materials for walls arid other parts. Henry DeVore. the plastics expert who made the prediction, said also that continued progress with the man - made building material will result in many dra* malic new techniques in home construction. In town for the ninth national plastics exposition, DeVore, of Allied Chemical Corp,, cited an experimental building constructec by Army engineers at Ft. Belvoir, Va., as one example of advancements in plastics. The building, about the size of a two'Car garage, was constructed of plastic panels, molded and shaped from foam sprayed from a 55-gallon barrel. DeVore l i s t e d other plastic 3uilding materials already receiving attention -- polyethylene cold water piping, plastic sewage pipes, and translucent plastic panels for industrial skylights, windows, room dividers, shower stalls and car ports, RUST-PROOF SCREENS To prevent iron-wire screens from rusting this summer, apply a thin coat of varnish or screen enamel before putting them up. klc lo your home is the outside -- or prospective buyers may count two strikes against you be- 'ore they oven enter. Loose or damaged siding should be re- ihired and, in masonry homes, iolnls where'morlar has fallen out should be, repaired, If the house needs painting, the dost of the laint will hardly compare with .he extra amount you can gain when you sell. "Smooth Lmvn" Look Shrubbery should be trimmed and grass should be mowed as often as necessary lo maintain a 'smooth lawn" look. Fences and jorch railings should be painted if necessary. If.'jide, the walls, ceilings and floors will catch the attention of ^respective home buyers and :hese should be repaired and beautified. C r a c k s i n plaster should be filled in and a coat ol paint or wall covering material often will do wonders for ithe entire room and could clinch the sale/ A look of luxury-can be addec at nominal cost by installing resilient floor tile such as the new Crystalile Pastels by Keiitlle in inexpensive 1-16-inch thick vinyl. This can be done by the home owner and the casy-to-maintain feature of the tile will be a gooc selling point. Next the windows and doors Old-style doors can be easily re placed with new flush doors nominal cost and windows shouk be repaired if necessary to as sure ease in opening and closing Loose panes should be puttied be fore sashes are repainted. Spruce Up Basement A little work in the basement can add a good deal to the value of your home. A coat of water pfof paint on t h e masonrj walls and the cement floor wil make the area colorful and cheery and turn it into extra living space. Curtains on the windows and £ few items of furniture will pul life into the area. Then check electrical outlets and switches to be sure they work. A faulty switch you sel dom use could be the first one the prospective buyer will try oul and it could cost you the sale Plumbing fixtures also should be In good order. Leaky faucets should be repaired and all pipes should be checked for leaks. Building? Or Paving? Let us POUR for you We deliver, when you want it ... to your forms! Or, we can arrange the complete job -for you from forms to finish . . . with no down payment and easy payments on a home improvement loan from your bank. Prompt Service from the nearest of our two plants at Eureka and Arcata CALL US FOR AN ESTIMATE QUALITY CONCRETE READY-MIX COL EUREKA: HI 3-2791 ARCATA: VA 2-2937 Call the same numbers for SAND GRAVEL SAVE at PACIFIC RETAIL on Get Info the PACIFIC RETAIL Buying Habit for all Your Building Supplies! MOULDING PLYWOOD PANELS CEILING TILE LUMBER TO AID YOUR BUYING-HERE ARE A FEW OF THE ITEMS AT PACIFIC RETAIL DRY SURFACED LUMBER GREEN SURFACED LUMBER DRY ROUGH LUMBER FENCE POSTS 2x6, 2x8 Tongue and Groove for Subfloor % and % Redwood Paneling 3x4, 4x4, 4x6 Gutters Prekut Dry Lumber, 3 ft., 4 ft.. 5 ft. SIDING ANZAC COVE SIDING V.RUSTIC BEVELED SIDING REDWOOD SHINGLES, N o l l l GARDEN STAKES DOUGLAS FIR PLYWOOD DOORS HARDWARE PAINT and PAINT SUNDRIES WINDOW SILL PICKETS, No. 1 2 The best stocks of Redwood Moldings, Base . .. Cove , . . Casing . . . '/(-Round , . . Stucco . , . Brick . . . Shingles, etc. SIDING RABBETED SIDING ROUGH FACE SIDING 2 LAP SIDING 3 LAP SIDING PLUS: PAINT-TOOLS-HARDWARE-Anything Needed By The Builder "There Is A Material Difference" SAVE 2% On Every CASH PURCHASE NO ORDER TOO LARGE OR TOO SMALL! Retail Lumber Company ooB,o,d». y Open All Day Saturday HI 2-4531

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