The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 21, 1956 · Page 21
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Home ltjfiproy?rn$nt '56 Is The Year To Fix" n nng Air Conditioning _;,-.....j'Youif'' air.conditioner may soon : ,, Tae as'cbjp'mon a.factqv in every- ~Tday living as" your refrigerator. , .:'•: In 1940, only^'11,450 room air 1 conditioners were manufactured. ln' : 1953 more .than one million, according to studies by Electrical MerchamJisiftg magazine. Within a.fety .years the 'non-air conditioned,-house will be a thing of the. past. Aside frorri the value to your 'house, air-coolecUliving may also make as profound changes in day-to-day' living habits as the advent of television. ,As central . alf-conditiqning ''and unit room air*conditfdners come; into widespread .use during the hot •sunimer montfiSj' families are Ukely-'fo stay af Horrt^fnore often where' i! is. cool than flocking".to the lakes for: reliefi- ' ' ' ' A number Of Algona firms:can supply complete details on air- conHitipning, art4 **iuch an ins* taliatiori cart ; be 'financed ; under FH"A terms. V-i: •• " ••". Twenty-five '"million : persons subscribe 23 billion dollars to the five Liberty Loans. during' the First : World Wai-.; ;;/ .:'...•:-•• ,': LET US MAKE YOUR HOME PERFECT ';•*' expert installation *f skilled repairs 'j '/,*" modern fixtures I • . - , f v Plumbing & Heating 208 East State Phone 1070 M There's Right Palntldr EyerfJpb ^--,{-,', ••!;•"•;TV,.' '' • . • •'•'.•• ' ; Be sure lo use the' right paints for: each, Specific paint job. At- wayS choose the best, quality paints, they'll : give , longer.. ser* vice,) be easier to paint byer next time, arid cover many ektra square teei per gallon. ' ; E*pr '" exterior painting .there ire many .specific paint products that do the jbb more quickly- and efficiently. 1 ;, ' ' EXTERIOR ilOU for all ffaiiYe finishes STIJGG6'* : AND PAINTS — for 1 stuttd, concrete arid brick — tKey' weatherproof and beautify. •••w'U~ i - ; • SASH :? AND TRIM cbLORS— Weather" resisting and hbn-'iad- "pORCH i AND DECK't'fl^TS —an Exterior p'aini to, withstand, weither ,an,d. wear; for>- pprches, steps:arid patios. ! . .''•.: .-_ SHlNCJLfi . STAlNS-rfl protective stain in root colors for shingles, shakes and r.ough Dumber, : • > • i'' - '• ',/''i ; --'- :•'• ' Other paints for outdoor /use are white paints so designed to withstand fumes, smoke and mildew; utility paints that double as stain or paint—especially good for rough''lufnber and red lead for metal •suffices to prevent rusting. - PAINTERS & DECORATORS "INSIDE AND OUTSIDE" No job iottlarge —" no job too sma'll — - and v/e give them v all our e k p e r i professional work. Inside and outside painling, decorating, wallpapering, etc. FREE ESTIMATES > PHONE 1298rJ FIXIN-UPTIPS: .For the Home Bring Outdoors Inside! "DRINGING « touch-of the out- JJ doors Inside the house is a common device in | well-planned homes. Even in an older home, this can be done interestingly and inexpensively by installing a beautiful exterior siding .on. an appropriate inside wall. Such an accent wall can be an exterior siding known as Masonite Panelgroove. Made of durable Tempered Presdwood, this material ia a panel four feet Algona (la.) Upper Des Maine* Tuesday, February 21, 1956 Panels Do Many Fix-Up Jobs This kitchen, designed by a kitchen specialist firm, is paneled in Philippine mahogany ply-, wood with cabinets to match. Built into the waif are an-oven, refrigerator and freezer. A charming and' utilitarian corner setting with a custom look, is created by built-ins of beautiful hardwood plywood. Recessed shelves, cabinet and wall panelmg are all of birch ply- woods. First One Held lit Area ' wide having grooves at intervals ,of four inches. There are no joints showing .between sheets of this material, since the sedges are lapped and ;. form their own joint: The panels ""'come in lengths of six, seven, eight, 12 and 10 feet and are available at most lumber yards. A chandelier lit Radio" City is the largest in the world. *.&& have tomorrow S today!... with BUILT-INS PRICES ARE NO HIGHER THAN A REGULAR RANGE I Caloric BuilMns can be installed anywhere, anytime — whether its far a new home or a remodeled kitchen. Install at any height place them close together or at opposite ends of the kitchen ... in a peninsula, in an island. Specify four, six or any number of top burners you need. Engineered Installation can be made in wood, metal, brick, plastic or any other materials. A wide variety of colors available for both bottle and natural gas and with automatic pr manual controls. The very.ultimate in fast modern cooking equipment. "America's easiest ranges lo keep cleqn." t ', Other Gas Appliances for Kitchen or Utility Room; • Caloric Gas Automatic Clothes Dryer ^ Ruud Gas Automatic Hot Water Heater H Caloric & Roper Conventional Ranges Rapid Thermogas Co. Phone 16 $9. Phillips Algona WE SPECIALIZE IN REMODELING WORK If you're going t& remodel, you'll want the job done , right. Thafs why it's .wise to let our skilled carpenters do it 'for you — we'll save you money in time and materials. We cdn help you in the planning stage — we have our own plans — designer to work out your ideas! CALL FOR FREE ESTIMATES . . . EASY PAYMENT i TERMS ARRANGED CABINET WORK 1 Of All Kinds - Expertly Done Heed An Extra Room? Here's exciting news for all the home - owners, apartment- dwellers, and farm families of the Kossuth county area! A full scale Home Show is being, planned by the Algona firms participating in 'Operation Home Improvement', according to plans revealed by G. D. Donovan, chairman, and Tom McGraw, assistant chairman, of the local home improvement committee. A tentative date in April will be selected for this interesting show, to be held under a local roof. The show, as now planned, will feature scores of displays jf home items, the newest in home and building accessories, and a display r«^iew of area •noderntehtion project/1 complet- ad up to the time of the -show. The committee also states .that numerous free prizes will be offered to those attending. Watch for the dates of the Algona 'Operation Home Improvement' Home Show ... coming in the near future! We Can Do It) BEN WIBBEN BUILDING CONTRACTOR Telephone 1?55-W or 1255-R COME IN AND IT OVER WE'LL BE GLAD TO WORK WITH YOU ON YOUR Ideas TO HOME,, FARM AND PROPERTY - OWNERS Who Plan To Repair Or Remodel |. Whatever You Need to BUILD, REPAIR REMODEL YOU'LL FIND IT HERE IN OUR COMPLETE STOCK •i. We Are Participating In "Operation Home Improvement" TALKING IT OVER If you have any kind of a modernization or remodeling projecl in mind, slop in here at Ready-Mix Concrete & Lumber Co., and..we'll chin with you about it. We've done just lhat with many hundreds of folks in this area. WE CAN GIVE ADVICE First, we'll help you get up your plans — or put you in touch wilh Ihe people you need for your idea. Second, we can advise you concerning aecuring a loan for your project. Third, we have all kinds oi "know-how" on how it should be done, and Ihe best materials to use. WE CAN SUPPLY WHATEVER IS NEEDED Having at hand the large and varied stock of building materials and accessories thai we have, we can readily figure costs with you. We can supply these materials in the most economical manner — everything from plain lumber to building hardware and finished units. A complete planning and supplying strvice is yours here) Ready-Mix CONCRETE The Sensible And Economical Way to Use Concrete We mix for your job ... we deliver- at lime wanted right lo job siie in our relating drum trucks . . . we pour right into forms . . • there s no waste, no muss, no left-over materials it's the modern way lo concrete I Phone 166 for READY-MIX READY-MIX Concrete & Lumber Co. NORTH LANTRY STREET — ALGONA, IOWA

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