The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on February 21, 1956 · Page 51
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 51

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, February 21, 1956
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"Operation Home /mprovemenf '56 Is The Year To F/x" To Give 'Citations' For Improvement Projects - i .--•,"- • :»:< ' • Keep the F/oor In Mind Whether remodeling, or building, you will pick your new floor coverings with care to give you the kind of surface you need. It may be linoleum, asphalt tile, cork tile, carpeting, or other material. You can insure a fjne, long 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" Ed end Pat Cullen is the heart of your home! Here Are Some Qt The Ways To ® Inslail .'Aodern Lavatories, Toilets and Bathtubs in Pleci-antly MATCHfNG {JASTEL SHADES » Install New Space-Saving Fixtures That Add More Room and Avoid Thai Cramped Bathroom Appearance. , ® Insvdl Heating Equipment That Combines Air-Conditioning A!! in One "Package". o Instill a Modem New Kitchen Sink That Adds Appearance and Makes Kitchen Work Lots, Lots Easier. Let Us Help On Your Sdeas ! Algona Plumbing & Heating „-. ^«....u.l. .- ~~•—' 1- - - I • Featurfis Nationally-Known Brands Oi Plumbing & Heating Equipment INCLUDING: * LUX-AIRE Heating Equipmsnt (wiJh Air- Condiiioning) • Kohler and Richmond Bathroom Fixtures and Sinks. We can help You design what you want! L Plumbing & Heating 311'2 East Nebraska Certificates For Framing 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 acknowledgement of the completion of the projects by residents, and its exact form is to be announced, it was stated by G. D. Donovan, chairman. Any and all types of projects from little to big,,.will be recogtv ixed in this manner, and, complete details are to be released shortly. surface that will hold the atihes- ives used with many of these materials. DRESSING TABLE VANITIES A most convenient fixture fof the family bedroom is the vanity or countertop lavatofy which |>ermits dressing and grooving When bathroom i$ . occupied. Dressing table lavatories come in popular colors as well us white and provide cabinet space for toilet artlicea af»d cosmelid. HUB-CAPS Hubcap thieves cut' a swatch through Mahaska and Poweshiek counties recetttlyj A total of about 40 were reported as stolen during a single evening. TODAY'S KITCHENS DON'T 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 cart be—to have your home fully and correctly and safely wired' for comfortable living. And also one final word —there are a host of brand-new things out in the electrical field, everything from modern light switches to new fluorescent home fixtures. Pittsburgh's newest paint sensation re• sists staihs and dirt. .. retains its soft lustre through cleaning after cleaning, even 'with detergents . .. Economical, it outlasts any ordinary; paintl FIXIN-UPTIPS For the Home Marble-Pattern Bath "FOR a bathroom decor that is •attractively different, walls may'-be covered with distinctive marble-pattern paneling of hardboard with baked plastic finish. Marlite paneling offers a choice of five imported marble patterns Algeria (lit.) Upper Des Moines Tuesday, February 21, 1956 Do You Mean I Can Have ' A 'Dream Kitchen' For Albert Hagg Specialist in INTERIOR DECORATING 35 Years Experience, I specialize in Intetiot Decorating —• all forms oi painting — and also do outside painting. My work has always spoken for itself. FREE ESTIMATES Gladly Given * Phone 1172-J Consider Quality First in authentic reproductions that provide the beauty of the luxurious stone at a fraction of its cost. Large four^foot-widc panels cover walls more quickly than do materials fabricated in small units. The pancling'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 patterns. Just Top on ihe list of improvements for most homes is — Ihrt "old kitchen." The kitchen rates top attention because a "new leak" to the most IMPORTANT ROOM' in Ihe house does everything to improve an older hom». HERE'S NEWSI Thomas Skelgas can give you all the advantages of a modernized kitchen IN ONE "PACKAGED DEAL", from floor to ceiling and including ALL appliances!' Yes. cne package — planned just for your horns, built into your horns as a NEW kitchen! V/hat w-fe wouldn't love that? And YOU'LL be keap- ing your horns at peak value. And easily financed on a Title I improvement loan that lets you pay monthly out cf your current budget, wiJhout disturbing savings. SEE THOMAS SKELGAS FOR THE INTERESTING DETAILS ON "How To Have a 1956 Kitchen on Small Monthly Payments" 203 East Slate Algona, Iowa Telephone 221-W SKELGAS Phone 1137 redecorate WAliLPArEK We Are Headquarters For WALLPAPER and PAINT How little it costs to redecorate with WALLPAPER . . . and what beaiuy and effect you get at once! When you need wallpaper, come to DAVIS PAINT, where you have a vast selection of papers and patterns • . • and where you find allied Paints of all kinds for use inside and out! Expert advice given on your decorating problems . . . free cheerfully given. AVIS PAINT On State Street Algona, Iowa Your Paint and Wallpaper Headquarters Selecting plumbing fixtures for your home may be one of the most important decisions of your life. You'll want them to be distinctive . . v^to lend charm and color . . . to add the note ot efficiency,yowf farmlu,Md guests Mqvtre&nd »d£iire. JBut^bove all you'll "want qualify. T That's why yoi» selection 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 E roducu is your assurance of lasting satisfaction. See them — it 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 plrtn that mokes modernization easy with easy payments to fit any budget, we handle ill detlils ... ask for full information. Write nou'l Come inl Or jbone/or/arlfl Phone 523-W Algona This is what comfort looks like. You can't see it. but you can't ignore it! Q. Cm wt turnact giy* mt grtaftr ctmfort than ««»ffnf ? A. You bet! The unique, new Regulaire* method of warm air distribution is found only in Perfection furnaces. It absolutely eliminates hot and cold blasts...ends cold floors. Q. Wluri can I gtt in A. We have it! 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. YOUR • HOME DESERVES P. R. I R O N S HEATING & PLUMBING Phone 523-W

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