Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California on February 28, 1964 · Page 10
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
February 28, 1964

Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California · Page 10

Publication:
Location:
Redlands, California
Issue Date:
Friday, February 28, 1964
Page:
Page 10
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 10 article text (OCR)

M Wall to Wall. CARPET thru-out H DISHWASHER W V Front • LANDSCAPING H UPSTAIRS FAMILY ROOM SHERWOOD WEST 3 & 4 Bedrodms — 2 : Batfts--Hearth Fireplaces Engineered For Optional Air Conditioning VA NO DOWN FHA 35-YEAR TERMS from $19,075 full pric $135 TOTAL MONTHLY PAYMENT INCL. PRIN., INT., TAXES, INS. Wood paneled living rooms, Formica breakfast bars, Gaffers & Sattler built-in range, oven, dishwasher, plus disposer, range hood and fan, custom marble baths, spacious wardrobes, service room, shake and wood shingle roofs, Owens-Corning insulation, streets, sewers, street lights and sidewalks in and paid for. "TO MTN. RESORTS UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS N CRAFTON 1 ELEM. M 1 SCHOOL z 1 -.J o Sherwood u z West ZJ i CITRUS AVE. 1 ' TO PALM SPRIN Leave REDLANDS FREEWAY (Highway 99) at UNIVERSITY OFF-RAMP —drive East on CITRUS to models. Less than 2 miles from downtown Redlands. FAMILY READY- MOVE IN NOW! 'Balancid Power ^ Homes MODELS OPEN DAILY Except Wed. SAT. & SUN. 10 A.M. to DUSK Redlands Daily Facts 10-Friday, Feb. 28, 1964 What about hiring a landscape architect? If you arc buying or building a new home, or are about to re landscape an older home, you have probably wondered whether or not you should hire a landscape architect. Actually, the cost of the services of a landscape architect is more of an investment than it is an expenditure. The landscape architect is trained to design you a permanent, attractive, trouble-free garden. If you had a way of evaluating an architect's services over a period of years, we have no doubt that it would save you much time and money in the long run. Preliminary Plan What services does a landscape architect perform? First, he will prepare a preliminary plan showing all existing details and proposed changes, if any, and probably perspective and elevation sketches. After discussing the prelimin aries with you, he will prepare a general plan to include corrections, show dimensions and materials, and will include con' struction notes and detail sheets. If your site is irregular, it may require a separate grading plan The planting plan and plant list is usually included in the gener al plan. If sprinklers are to be installed, a separate irrigation play may be prepared. Cost Will Vary About cost, each architect has his own system of charging. Some state a flat fee based upon the size and shape of the land and how much work is needed. Others charge a percentage of the total cost of the completed landscape. In some instances, an architect will work on an hourly basis. And the cost will vary, depending on whether or n o t you want the architect to supervise the installation. As a cost example, the total architect's fee for the landscape design and supervision of the installation of a local one-t h i r d acre home site was approximately three hundred dollars. Certainly this isn't exorbitant, based upon the time involved and the value of the services performed. Doubtless this cost would be more than offset by the immediate increase in the resale value of the home. But if the home isn't sold, the savings in maintenance time and cost in three to give years would more than compensate for the cost of the professional services. Don't overfeed fruit trees Fertilizing fruit trees of all kinds can be overdone. If soils are moderately heavy to heavy, feeding fruit trees is generally unnecessary in the home garden. In sandy soils, a light application once each year in the spring of a nitrogenous plant food such as ammonium sulfate, will improve fruit quality. All fruit trees benefit greatly from a thick mulch which will keep roots cool in summer and hold down moisture robbing weeds. Sear Ends of Stems Poinscttias and other flowers having milky sap will last much longer after they are cut if the cut stems are seared over an open flame soon after they are cut. INTERESTED IN LOWER INTEREST? 5%* NO LOAN FEES For Existing High Quality Single Family Residences Under 10 Years Old With 3 Bedrooms and 1% Baths — Prime Locations SWARTZEL MORTGAGE CORPORATION Loan Correspondent for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company 6832 Magnolia Ave. Riverside CALL TOLL FREE Zenith 9797 DINING ROOM — Door opens directly from kitchen to dining room in the Barnes homt. KfTCHEN — Just a step away is the rear yard through the sliding glass door. TOWARDS ENTRY — Opaque glass screens entry from living room. The Place to STORE in Sixty-Four Outstanding protection and service! Your goods will get the finest care Icnown, today— thanks to our modern, tested methods and our careful, trained men. Call us for protection ... plus friendly, personalized service! Meets the very highest standards! Ours is the only warehouse in town that has earned the coveted "Nationally Accredited" approval—by passing a strict, impartial inspection. "Accredited" is the dependable mark of quality... like "sterling" on silver! Begnlar low rates-Free estimates! Yon pay no more for famous Mayflower care! No job is too big, or too smalt. Call us today for our free estimate and helpful information. No obligation! TRICITY VAN & STORAGE CORP. (EXCLUSIVE AGENTS FOR AERO MAYFLOWER TRANSIT CO.) 31 W. Stuart 793-2203 Orange trees benefit from nitrogen Home garden orange trees will benefit greatly from several applications each year of a nitrogenous fertilizer. A full grown tree should have about three pounds of actual nitrogen annually. This would be provided by applying about two pounds of amonium sulfate every other month the year round, or eight pounds of cottonseed! meal every other month the! year round. i We recommend applying twoj pounds of ammonium sulfate! one month, and eight pounds of; cottonseed meal two months later, and then continuing this alternation around the calendar. This will give a good balance of organic and ammoniac nitrogen. Younger trees should have cor- Fresh Cut* The cut stems of certain flowers such as cala lilies and Lily of the Nile have a tendency to heal over and stop water absorption. These can be made to last longer by making fresh stem cuts every day or so. respondingly less. And don't forget, the soil should be thoroughly moist both before and after fertilizing. Decorative Window Shades • Alt Kinds • All Styles Always the Newest REDLANDS SHADE SHOP 620 Orange Ph. 792-5807 Snyder's Termite Control • Treatments and control services for ants,; roaches, termites, moths, etc. • New, safe fumigation for drywood termites j and other household pests. ,} HOUSEHOLD AND GARDEN INSECTICIDES FOR SALE! \ ! X 18 EAST VINE STREET PHONE PY 2-3841 \ i* t

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page