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August 18, 1964

The Ottawa Journal from Ottawa, · Page 39

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TUESDAY,: AUGUST 18, 1964 Take Life the Easy Way I According to leading builders , i of apartment . houses, ' Ottawa families are showing a marked . trend toward. this easy way of life. ..,. " : . - - Among those ..who . can' take , credit for this renewed interest' ' are be designers of apartment interiors. . Certainly; today's apartments oner ; everytning 10 . be - desired. The compact : ar- , ; rangements of rooms and. many -. -extras are we rcaunoi intensive surveys.. Apartment designers found out for themselves what people want, what families prefer. ' LESS WORK . AND RESPONSIBILITY v Among Ottawa's apartment j. 'they appreciate the easier way " of living. If they are admittedly not garden, enthusiasts, they are ., inclined to view the lawn and , landscaping as time-consuming -1 . ... rv f;:: '. 111 r " cnores.', uuring , uic n unci j . mnnth know shovelllna holds I ' f' f . no . joysor tne same peopie. They are only too happy to re-j linquish such Jobs and feel free - of responsibilities. , " , What, does the lady of the : family appreciate most in apart- ; . ment living. Without hesitation she agrees that there is less work. She .likes the compact layout of the kitchen which is usually fully ' equipped, con- venient for preparing i meals in - :a jiny. Most Bpariraems ioooy are so light and bright, they ; present. ' a cheery atmosphere for: ; living i, and entertaining.. -Small maintenance tasks such -s Natural Gas Now Heating Many Apartments There has been a' large crease . in the use of . gas in apartment construction over tbeV last five -years? Natural ' gas -x from Western Canada h a s v' brought about 10 rate decreases v" in the. price of gas in Ottawa. Inquiry reveals that Natural Gas Is now being widely used in . Ottawa apartments for heating, f water heating, cooking, inciner- iv. atkm and clothes drying.; One example ' quoted 1 is vThe , Bell ' Towers and Bellvue apartments on .Bell Street ' where 164, units we gas for heating, water heat- - a i-1 A considerable amount of the success for -this increased use of gas,' i claimed by a rental ' plan providing facilities " for ' , conversion to gas, with the ex- : pectancy of more acceptance of gas finder this plan in 1964. , - Gas-heating specialists along - with many ' apartment owners . claim ' that one of the , advant-- - - tages of gas installation in apartments Is that deliveries of fuel. . are unnecessary. They also say that gas equipment requires less ' maintenance. 'Some apartment ' ' buildings now have gas - fired ;' , boilers on 'a' series of floors including the roof or penthouse. for greater flexibility and con-'. tool in heating. This method Is " said to make for an economical ., - relationship between : heat ' re-', iuirements and Gas consumption. , T Si. v ? Tjj ; A " further development In apartment construction to likely ' to be the introduction of gas- operated air conditioning. . . ' f'i . ': v . S . 1 r i t" " - ' v. . - T - r -r. '' j- .;V; ; - ' : ' 3 THE OTTAWA' JOURNAL , , f 1 na . iUm i v io - , u . , ... .1 . t T , 4 ' . . . -,:r .1 r 7 : . . 1, . . .': Modern Apartment f .V If lew ,i as a aripping faucet or a stick - predate, as very few husbands premises and at her disposal. H tag window do not call for are skilled at do-it-yourself Jobs,, :. - Apart from escaping the little nerve-wracking pleas and argu- The apartment-dweller does 'annoying routines such as gar-menu. It is just a matter of vnot face the expense and up- "bage day or a leaking roof prob-calling the apartment superin- . k$ept of. 'automatic washers and ; lem, the apartment family can tendent. This, most wives ap dryers. They are usually on the - V relax wheri bigger Issues must i i: w t$m Catit Beat to BflVUEJ be faced. It is much easier for them to pack up and leave if father is transferred to another city. ! T. To meet the growing trend, : advertisers on this page offer the ' finest apartments in varying sizes. They cordially invite you to call and make your own tour of inspection. ; . .. v - . - -. S 1 'I s . ( AT BAYSHORE, IN THE WEST END WEW LUXURY APARTMENTS BY . &Aitd V UUiiU I UUU 1 UUi blUi - . t x . . i ' .ii j . jls ' ' s imwrui kauz iicaitins sna water ucauns - i. -t 4 -i -4 l r i- v ". ""fr vi -r - t - r ' ! 1 1 - J j . v.V : ' 1 .' T f .;... " -.-, .v -i. - ? I I i t':';?;'!:!!. "''V"; 'T''(l)l' ; a: n s F. , ;,'' '.T : '' ' , . : Pi v'.t- ' M " C -- ; ,- """T1' r- . , .,. . . " mm NO AIR-POLLUTION PROBLEM o LOWER OPERATING COSTS LESS MAINTENANCE o NO FUEL STORAGE ' GET Ti:E FACTS r.:H This Cc-;:n Ottawa-Ga.?'.-,:;,,,v: v-:,x.. , - ' , I , ' ' Commercial Sales Deoartment " " " "1'' V I ' 384 Dank; Street,' Ottawa -i ? ' , I 'fx ; 1 7 & V Ji I, I. am ilnterested ln.ajree, survey; of-my 'i.';; r, heating and water heatlrifr requirements 1. '. 1 1 -without obligation. r-''1"" ' - - i; - ? NAME .... ' ' e 'jJ s-"- ' v-' I rt.-i.V 384 BANK STKECT 23C-94S1 V f f j f ADDRESS.,,. !,-' 7lf Jok'Mjl.f n' ' ' . .3 ,-' 47 i:r.1c ICS 1

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