The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 21, 1956 · Page 25
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 25

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 21, 1956
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vjip&titfan tfome Improvement To Give ' • - n '56 Is The Year .To' Fix Keep the floor In Mind 'Whether, remodeling, or building, you will pick your new floor jcoveriiigs" with cafe to give you •the. kiiid,' pfc sUrface you ueed. It ma^^liiholeurn, asphalt tile, pork' tile, .flearpeting, or other material. '•{; '••• • '-.'•• . You can 1 insure a fine, lasting installation with a good, smooth underlayment. Most hard floor covering manufacturers recommend fir plywood for this application. Plywood meets all the requirements for a smooth We Are Participating in "OPERATION HOME IMPROVEMENT" PIOWINC is the heart of your home! Here Are Some Of The Ways To « Install fAodern Lavatories, Toilets and Bathtubs in Pleasantly MATCHING PASTEL SHADES •• Install New Space-Saving Fixtures That Add More Room and Avoid Thai Cramped Bathroom Appearance. • Install Heating Equipment That Combines Air-Conditioning All in One "Package", « Install a Modern New Kitchen Sinlj That Adds Appearance and Makes Kitchen Work Lots, lots fasjer. Let Us Help On Your Ideas ! Plumbing & Heating Features Nationally-Known Brands Of Plumbing & Heating Equipment INCLUDING; • LUX-AJRE Heating Equipment (with Air- Conditioning) t 0 Kohler and Richmond Bathroom Fixtures and Sinks. We can help You design what yog want! ALGONA Plumbing & Heating Certificates lor Framing Projects As an extra feature of ''Operation Home • Improvement', a special citation, in the form of a specially-prepared document, suitable for framing, will ' be granted to residents of city or farm area who complete repair, remodeling or modernization projects, according to the local committee. 'This 'extra recognition, in the form of a citation., has been set Up to" afford official T,cknpw- ledgement of the completion .'of the projects by residents, and its exact form is to be announced, it was stated by G." D. Donovan, chairman. i Any and all types of .projects, from little'to big, will be recognized in this manner, and complete details are to be released shortly. surface that will hold the adhesives used with many of these materials. DONT FOOL WITH ELECTRICITY YOURSELF If your home wiring needs fixing, please remember to stop before you start. . Consult an electrical contractor and learn how< little it actually costs—and how simple it can be—to have yoUr home fully and correctly and safely wired for comfortable living. And also one final word —^there-are a host of bran'd-new things out in the electrical field, everything from modern light switches to,new fluorescent home fixtures.. •: -.• • Pittsburgh's newest paint sensation resists stains and dirt... retains its' soft ustre through cleaning after cleaning, even with detergents .:.. Economical, it outlasts any ordinary paintl ' FIXIN-UPTIPS For the Home Marble-Pattern Bath TfOR a bathroom decor that is. ' attractively different, walls may-be covered witb?distinctive marble-pattern paneling of hardboard with baked plastic finish. Marlite paneling offers a choice of five imported marble patterns in authentic reproductions that provide the beauty of the luxurious stone at a fraction of its cost. Large four-foot-wiae panels cover walls more quickly than do materials fabricated in small units. The paneling's smooth, hard baked surfaces, resistant to moisture and soiling, is easily wiped clean. It has a durable and serviceable base of Masonite tempered hardboard. Matching moldings are available for the panels, as are waterproof adhesive and joint-sealing compounds. The paneling also is made in plain colors and wood grain Rat- terns, A most convenient fixture for the family bedroo'i|ri 1 js tfie'Va'ftlty or coUntertopr|iv|tpfy:',*whigji permits dressing arid i5|oorning "'fteji • bajLhrofifr) ! fs, $*Ubied. Dressing tablfe lavatories' come jn popular cpjprs as .wejl .££ tyhite Vftnd providje cabinet sp|ce; for artlices and HUB-CAPS Hubcap thieves cut a swatch through Mahaska and 'Poweshiek counlies recently. A total of about 40 were repprted as stolen during a single evening. Algona (la.) Upper DM Molne* Tuesday, February 21, 1956 You AAepn I Cap . ; :. V;.'4- ; V" •' A • Dreqflfjf Kitcflf'll' Top on the list of improvements for most homes is — that "old kitchen.*' The kitchen rates top altenlibn. because a "new look" to the most IMPORTANT ROOM, in the house does everything to improve an older home. v - ' " •. HERE'S NEWS! Thomas Skelgas can give you all/the advantages of a modernizedjciichen IN ONE "PACKAGED DEAL", from floor to ceiling'ahd including ALL appliances! Yes, one package — planned just for your home, built into your homa as a NEW.kitchenl < •• .4 What wife wouldn't love that? And YOU'LL be l^eop- ing your home at peak value. And easily financed on a Title 1 improvement loan that lets you pay monthly put of your current budget, without disturbing savings. SEE THOMAS SKELGAS FOR THE INTERESTING DETAILS ON "How To Have a 3956 Kitchen on Small Monthly Payments" Albert Hagg Specialist In INTERIOR DECORATING 35 Years Experience I specialize in Interior Decorating — all forms of painting — and also do oulsSde painting. My work has always spoken for itself. FREE ESTIMATES Gladly Given * 203 East Stale Algona, Iowa Telephone 221-W SKELGAS Phone 11J2-J Consider Quality First Selecting plumbing fixtures for your home may be one of the most important decisions of your life. You'll want them to be distinctive . . .to lend charm and color .. . to add the note ot efficiency STOUT family and guests gequire and admire. But above all yoiTfcwiflftV«%* Tiki's wHyryoui'-'seleetlon of-American- Standard Plumbing Fixtures is bound to be a better investment through the years. The extra luxury • • • extra safety . . . extra sanitary features . . . extra styling ... in every one of these quality products is your assurance of Tasting satisfaction. See them — let us show you how they brighten your bath and powder room planning — let us help with every plumbing and heating problem —today. Get our free estimates now—no obligation. WE SELL the complete line of American-Standard Heating Equipment and Plumbing Fixtures. And all of these quality products, identified by the Mark of Merit, can be. bought on a convenient purchase plan that mokes modern jauon easy with easy payments to At any budset. We handle all details ... ask for full information. Write nowl Come M Orftane/arfaelil Phone 523-W Algona I 1 f| 1 -J redecorate WALLPAPER We Are Headquarters For WAUPAPER and PAINT HQV little it costs to redecprs^ with WALLPAPER ... and what bjealijy and effect you get at once! When ypy p$qd wallpaper, come to DAVIS PAINT, where you b§ye a vast selection of PSPerf and patterns . . . and where you find allied Paints of all kinds for use inside and out! Expert advice given on your problems . . . arid free eslima|e$ Cheerfully given. DAVIS PAINT o n §tgtf §trs§f Y«uf Palm Wallpap«r This is what comfort looks like. You can't see it, but you can't ignore it! Q. Con pn* furnace give me greater comfort than another? A. You bet! The unique, ne» Regulaire* method of warm air distribution is found only in Perfection furnaces. It absolutely eliminates hot and gold blasts. . .ends gold floors. Q, Wn«r» can 1 gef if ? A. We have it I And we'll be pleased to show you how easy it is to enjoy , Perfection comfort in your home. Call us today for complete details. VOUR HOME P. R. I R 0 N S HEATING & PLUMBING Phone 523-W Algona

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