The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 17, 1956 · Page 28
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fOR FURNITURE CARPET APPLIANCES IT'S BJUSTROM'S FURNITURE ALGONA FLOOR SERVICE A Complete Service for Floors • New Tile Floors • Carpel-Laying o Floor Maintenance • Resurfacing Wood Floors o Installation of Walls • Inlaid Linoleum FREE ESTIMATES PHONE 1040 — 950W — 531W 195S Better Built-in Cooking Idea bften the newest is not really new ... a revelation may be a return" to old values. This is true of the built-in cooking units that are helping to revolutionize the kitchen and restore it to its ancient position as .heart of the home. Caloric Built-in gas range units were the result of a demand. Builders and architects have learned from housewives that kitchens in the new homes must not only be work centers . . .but also attractive living areas — a "family room" where all the family can gather. Designed with this new thinking in mind, the Caloric Built- Ins offer special flexibility in kitchen planning as well as color and distinction for modern kitchen decoration. Separate •oven- broiler and top burner units can be installed in kitchen cabinets, along counter tops, in the wall. They can be placed in straight line, .peninsular or island installations, handy to both preparation and service areas. The oven broiler, placed at the height the home maker desires, eliminates fatigue from stooping. Providing smart styling and versatility for the kitchen, Caloric door panels for v oven-broiler units are available in a wide choice of color and finish. come in porcelain enamelled TREES SHRUBS PERENNIALS EVERGREENS FERTILIZERS r , FLAGSTONE WALKS RUSTIC STONE WALLS ' BERRY AND FRUIT STOCK LANDSCAPE DESIGNING AND PLANTING Call Us on Any Landscape Problt-m No Obligation Elmore Nursery Elmore, Minnesota Phono Office 30 Warehouse 157 LET US HELP YOU ACHIEVE YOUR GOAL I = n "Your Security Is jj Our Business" 1 We can help you plan a regular savings schedule to n meet your goal of financial independence . ., .• and to help g you gain the things you want most » n life - ' 1 Come 'in now. Talk things over with our friendly § savings and home-ownership specialists . . . there is no |j obligation, of course ! jj Your savings earn higher dividends here. Your savings § are fully insured up to $10.000. g 55 Home Federal j SAVINGS & LOAN ASSOCIATION I = Phone 1370 ' Alflona, Iowa j UlllllllllllllllllllllllllllHHIilUllllHillllillllliW white, black, pastel yellow, pastel blue, pastel green, or bright and satin metal finishes. Special features of the Caloric Built-Ins include automatic clock control and four-hour timer, controlled top burner heat with Speed-Set burners, seamless porcelain enamel oven and broiler, Observador Pyrex window in the oven, interior oven light, heavy fiberglass insulation and non-jarring balanced-action oven door. The Caloric Built-in is designed and engineered exclusively for gas, thus providing smokeless broiling with the door, closed. There is no smoke or fumes to damage cabinets, as with open- door broiling. An exclusive "Bevelock" sealing device prevents seepage of grease or food under counter tops. ' Like other Caloric products, the Built-Ins are constructed for use with bottled, natural or manufactured gas. A Few Words About Sandpaper The coarsest grade of sandpaper is No. SVfc; the finest is No. 8/0 — but you probably will never have reason to use these. For sanding woodwork and walls, the most commonly used coarse grade is No. IVfe. Use No. \£ for initial sanding of furniture, and finish with No. 0 and 00. Use No. 3/0 or 4/0 for your finest finishing work. AMAZING STORAGE IDEAS Modern room dividers are amazing examples of • compact storage ideas which may also double for pieces of furniture. A unique idea is to have an L- shaped room divider as the frame and backing for a custom .built davenport, or one of any size. Games, linens, silverware, and china storage is provided on opposite side, with entire installation of lovely west coast hemlock finished in clear-res to bring out pastel coloring texture and grain of this fine wood. Best flowers for your window box are of the dwarf or drooping varieties. Balcony-type petunias, nasturtiums, giant morning "glories, marigolds, ageratum,. cali- opsis, annual pinks, lobelia, phlox and zinnias — all .are excellent. Annuals should get at least 6 hours of sun a day. ELEAD M. WEGNER Building Contractor Better New Homes Ready-Made Concrete Steps Septic Tanks Shop Phone 486 Res. 873-J Build a Record Cabinet phonograph records in a cabinet is a good idea because it cfiables you to Classify y.our albums, put them in • given location where they can be found readily and have them in a safe place. Features of the record cabinet illustrated are the low cost, simple construction and attractive design, created by the noted pattern irtak- er, A. Neely Hall, of Craft fat- terns. Only one 4x8 panel of Mnsohitc Tempered Presdwood is required, plus some lifht lumber, for the framing. The cabinet is 27 inches high and 36 inches long. It stores 10-inch records, The sliding doors are pieces of the tempered hardboard which slide in grooves. The cabinet may be finished, to suit the room decor. A detailed, easy-to-follow plan for construction of the record cabinet may be obtained free by writing the Home Service Bureau,/Suite 2037, 111 West Washington St., Chicago 2, 111., and requesting the A. Necly Hall folder, "Six Home Workshop Projects." ' """' UDM Classifieds Pay Dividend! Spring Care Of Lawn Vital For Summer The initial spring care (or lack of it) you give your lawn Will'af- fect its performance and beauty The first chorfe is a thorough clean-up: In the South, this means raking out the ryegrass on lawns which have been over- seeded, to prevent competition with the permanent, sunimer grass.. In the North, rake u|S the leaves which have remained oft the lawn during the winter before the grass starts to greert up. Next, where frost has caused heaving of grass clumps, scatter grass seed to help fill in the small bare spots between the clumps, then when the ground is not soggy, roll with a light roller. HOME OF THE WEEK DESIGN H-280 DESIGN H-280 938 Sq. Ft. 17,184 Cu. Ft. We Can Handle G.l.andF.H.A. HOME LOANS to Build or Buy 5% Down Payment RICKLEFS Insurance Agency Phone 354 ,"V 115 No. Dodge Algona r With a charming hip roof and an exterior of brick veneer, 'this one-story two-bedroom home packs comfoHable and convenient living into each square foot of area. Plans call fo'r an economical one-stack plumbing installation and a long recreational area in the full basement. Note the large, L-shaped kitchen with table space near a double window. Basement 4 stairs and service door are located to provide easy access to bath. For complete plans, send design number and $8.75 to HomOgraf, 11711 E. Eight Mile Road, East Detroit, Mich. the entire seasfon. Usitfg * Jveavj? roller causes,too much coifti&ciibff-^ahd is Mafd wtok besides! Evfen d light fbl* 16i* t hojiveVer t cfeh. c'aUse too fnuch comefefetibft'jii .'Ihe soil • is mudfy- wet wrl£n *it li'Se'd, to 'say 1 .nothing of the footprints you leave while pushing the roller.' it there are large areas of dead crabgrass, fake these out, tooj and r^seed. Now, with the bare spots reseeded, -arid the lawn jrolled, comes times for the main plant food application of the year. Now you can put on straight nitrogen material like sulfate of anmonia, artd through April and May you will have lots of green grass, ahd no mistakei-so much grass that you may have to mow it two or three times a week! But by June, this shot4n-the-arm treatment will have spent itself, and for the balance of the summer your lawn will look as though it had never been fed. , You could use a sewage sludge material, but this won't help green up the grass early in the spring, since reJease of trte plant food in it is dependent upon the action of soil bacteria which don't function in cold soil, thus, its lasting effect is more apparent than real, and toward the end of June the effects of this material?,' | t6b, ; w ril. diminish to the vanish"; ihg point. MILLER LUMBER CO. We Handle Weyerhauser 4-Square HOME-PLANNING SERVICE "Everything in Building Materials" East Slate St. — Phone 198 and Perfection » Go Together! So lat's get together and we'll tell you why so many home* the country over are u«ing PERFECTION Natural Gal Heat. It's tops for comfort, for economy, for cleanlinew. Get the full itory. We are authorized PERFECTION dealers in this area. P. R. IRONS Heating & Plumbing Phone 523-W FOR THAT NEW HOME Build With •HAYDITE BLOCK It's SELF-INSULATING Manufactured and Sold Exclusively In This Area By Algona Block & Tile East State St. - Phone 289-W Bowman Builders Do Everything and Anything In The Building Line Skilled Cabinet Work Free Estimates * On Any Job Ed Bowman Warren Bowman Phone 1075W CALL MERGEN & WEBSTER for • PAINTING • DECORATING • PAPER HANGING PHONE 562-J 756 Introducing a great new kitchen service! We have everything you need to make your dream Ifitohen come true! Special Voungstown Kitchens planning tooJs lake out the guess work, and help make your dream kitchen a tiruesaving, work-saving ideal. You can select from our complete line of Y<jun(>slown Kitchens Cabinet Sinks, base and wall'cabinets and Utility units and advances like Jet-Tower* Dishwashing aud Voungstown Kitchens Food Waste Disposer. See us today! We are factory-trained for expert lutchen-plaiuiing and can simplify your problems. Remember, we can «a,v« you money yu installation, tool f . U.S. i'»t- 0<Jt. BEECHER LANE APPLIANCES 778 Algona What Do You Want To Know About Built-in Gas Kitchens W«ean$h9wYouJ Phone 16 So. Phillips St. THERMOGAS And For All Types of Building Work — See — BUD ROBINSON CONTRACTOR - BUILDER Office & Cabinet Shop No. Main St. Phone 271 or 1249 for all building And Alf Kinds Ml BUILDING MATERIALS "ONE BOARD OR A CARLOAD' 7 F. S. NORTON & SON COOK - HEAT - REFRIGERATE With COOKING Cooler, cleaner, completely automatic. For finest, fastest, most economical cooking — see the new automatic Gas ranges. l HOUSE HEATING Wonderful even warmth — with a new automatic Gas furnace that fills the house with clean thermostatically controlled heat without lifting a finger. REFRIGERATION Keeps foods fresh longer — in a new Servel Gas Refrigerator with no moving parts to break down or make noise.' WATER HEATING New automatic Gas water heaters are 3 times faster than any other all- auionptic, system. Gives any temperature 7 water you want, at less cost per gallon. It's Easy to Have Natural Gas In Your Home Ask Us About Convenient Financing Terms NORTH CENTRAL PUBLIC SERVICE CO. 109 So. Harlan Phone 1412 PHONE 229 The Red Serve You PHONE 229 Headquarters For All Your Ready-Mixed CONCRETE •Delivered High* to The Forms On Yogr Job Site and SUPPLIES Here you will find always on hand a complete line of all iypes of building supplies . . . from dimension lumber to flue lining. Whatever your needs, let us supply you. Free estimates cheerfully given. Ready-Mix Concrete AND LUMBER CO. PHONE 166 PHONE 166 IF IT'S Pratt Electric Can Handle It! • Electrical Contracting — Commercial & Residential • Fixtures of All Kinds Electric Appliance Repairs Pratt Electric Co, PHONE 170 Sparkle Up Your Home For Spring! WITH THE LATEST IN WALLPAPER & PAINTS HI Also Floor Coverings and Wall Coverings of ihe Newest in III Design — Table Tops — Paint Rollers — Everything for X Your Home at * Cowan BUILDING SUPPLY CO. Phone 275

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