The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 21, 1956 · Page 49
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 49

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 21, 1956
Page 49
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( "Operation Home Improvement '56 Is The Year To Fix" Home Improvement Loans Are Offered Here Can Take '' • -, • <t l Years To Pay By The Month Got £ battifotftri that is : jusf plain bld'fafihtfntict, Or a kitchen of 'ftncienl vintage that you'd like to exchange for a modern 6ne? tfeed a garage to house the family car properly? Have you an .attic that cculd be turned into aftdthef room? Ori'do'ep the- hou'Se need painting-to> fmprovf its appearance? Any or all of these projects ana hundred, 1 ; more in the remodeling and modernization field-J-ean be brought to reality under terms of the easy-to-gct PHA Title 1 Joan plan, which is being featured in connection with the 1956 /Operation Home Improvement' program b e i n*g featured by Algona contractors, materials and supply stores. In fact, as an example, it is sho'wn that a property- owner can get a $500 loan for an improvement project, and repay it in ?6 months .time at the rate 6f $15.1)7 monthly. Other loan amounts are proportionate. Conventional type loans can also be made, from a lending institution or bank, but the v emphasis is placed on Title 1 loans, which are granted with the pre- Algeria (la.) Upper bes Meines- tuesday, February 21, 1956 sentajioh of the idea in plan form, with full payment being made for the project on its completion by, the lending institution. Here's how simple it is, and the steps you 'lake: 1. See the contractor or firm you want fo help you plan what you want dbne. They know how it should be presented; 2. Take your plan to the lending institution, where the Title 1 loan will be granted, end authorization for the work given. 3. When work is completed, lending institution gives you joint checks for payment to different firms involved in 'the job, which insures payment iri full to all concerned. Title 1 permits borrowing fof repair, remodeling 91- modernization up to $2,500, and the money can be repaid over 3 years time. Such loans make it easier to remodel older homeSj and bring old-t'nshioned kitchens and bathrooms up, to date. These projects, it is pointed out, add greatly to the value of the property. ' Full details concerning these loans can be secured at local lending institutions, and also from your contractor, lumber yard, or any other participant in* 'Operation Home Improvement.' "... for '*''^.*"\ beautiful,., washable walls ... for woodwork to match ... there's no paint like Ready to use, it glides on smooth as velvet over plaster, wood, previously painted surfaces and wallpaper. It's easy to get beautiful, decoration in your home with wonderful. SUPER KEM-TONE- even if you've never painted before! C89 m* COROEOUI 9 Gal. IO COLORS (Detp Colors Slightly Higher) Unused Attic Offers Extra Living Space WHIN YOU BUILD OR REMODEL • * • • DO IT The MASONRY Way! and Use HAYDITE BLOCK this ALL-MA- SONHY Home is located at the South End of Minnesota St. in Algona. HAYDITE BLOCK Manufactured By LGONA BLOCK & TILE Our New Building — South of Sargent & Co. HAYDIT6 Block i* »hfe ffitfd- ern way fo build . . > dtid the rffoderfi w«y t6 tfreet art addition. Because of its special cOnMrtrtttoh, this block is self-insulating, and it is exceptionally strttrtfl. It takes a splendid finish. Investigate the LOWER COSTS when using Hdy- dire Block — end building the Masonry Way! 1. Attic Livability. An unused attic is the place to start il you're cramped for space. Ver- ncr Carlscn practically doubled the space in his small attic by adding a dormer above. .^He hac\_ professional carpenter do fram-" intt'in'en fimshe ! H" > the job himself with plywood. Remodeling gave him added space, relieved FROM BLUEPRINT TO THE FINAL FINISHING TOUCH ONE CONTRACT - ONE CONTRACTOR FOR YOUR HOME IMPROVEMENT PLAN Modernizing? It's easy! One telephone call to our office and ail the details are taken care of. Our service is complete — planning, furnishing ail materials and Icbor. All work is done under one contract with us. So p'cm now to remodel your kitchen or bath, or add a room or rental unit. pressure downstairs. 2. Built-in Space. In hallway- leading to attic bedroom, Carlss-n placed series of built-ins '-j .under sloping ceilings. _ moves simply into -stor age compartment when not ir use. Car'sen used ' pjy.worx" throughout attic for simplici^ of construction tmd nice appear an re. PLAN HOW = / FIX UP YOUR HOME PAINT - REMODEL -REPAIR We Are Headuarters For . When You Think of FLOORS - WALLS Think of Us! ''"hpRtf '.Ve Have a Skilled Service For The Most Modern Treatment of rloors and Walls. Talk Over Your Ideas With Us Anytime COMPLETE tabittet Work which nuns out expert finished work of ail kinds — made to your desires and order — with our planning help. FREE ESTIMATES » »l^^ ^B^ ^fl^^^ Bfttft nson Phone 271 CONTRACTOR-BUILDER Phone 1249 & LAYING & Carpeting fc Linoleum & Tile Floors D Cabinet Tops & Floor Sanding & Custom Work Home Improvement " This Big Improvement Campaign Embraces Ciiy and Farm Property of Ail Kinds And it's so EASY to make those improvements and renovations your home or property noeds! Financing plans pre easily and readily avail- rHc, permitting you to HAVE the improvements you WANT NOW . . . and pay for them in reasonable monthly payments. We are here to aid you in every way to help you bring modernization of your property to reality! For Free Estimates If No Answer Coll 531-W or 950-W . . , The Norton Yard Can Help You in Many Ways When Planning Improvements * WE CAN help ycu select ideas and plans for your proposed improvement. • WE CAN advise you concerning th,e obtaining of a home improvement loan for your project. 9 WE CAN give you full details on all types of building materials — the best at the lowest cost. « WE. CAN supply you with any and afl types of lumber, windows, doors, etc. for any proposed project you have in mind. The Norton Red Trucks Deliver Anywhere In City or County - Right to Your Site Putt''.:7 off needed home repairs and improvements can mecn added expense later on . . . you-can-do-it-now and si ill spare your btidget with n.i "all in one" low cost jm- r re vein-mi loan. What do you hsv> in mind? Come in and •c: us st Morion's and let us help you. Serving The Building Needs of The Community For 60 Years 603 E. Chubb Algonu ' j= i I*

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