Owing to the shortage of Asbestos Fibre, and in order to maintain the fullest supplies of ' Fibrolite, it-has been found necessary to vary the components of "Fibrolite" Asbestos-Cement Fluì Sheets and Moulded Accessories by reducing the quantity of Asbestos Fibre and substituting mineral fibre. The new product has been tested in our laboratory and, in our opinion, will give satisfactory results.
10th December, 1917
ARTISTIC DU RABLE FIRE RETARDANT ECONOMICAL
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Into that new home you contemplate building will go many years of planning and saving. Now, before you build, is the time to make sure that when erected it will be a sound investment . . . that it will faithfully measure up to your expectations of comfort, appearance and durability.
By planning to use HARDIE’S GENUINE “FIBROLITE” Asbestos-Cement Sheets for exterior and interior walls and ceilings, and “FIBROLITE” Corrugated Sheets for roofing, you will have the satisfaction of knowing NOW, before you build, that your new home will be as attractive, as comfortable and as durable as a modem building material can make it.
In the following pages designs are given of a number of modern types of “FIBROLITE” Asbestos-Cement Homes. These are offered in the hope that they may prove helpful as a guide to prospective home-builders who arc planning to build with this economical and durable building material.
HARDIE’S GENUINE “FIBROLITE” Asbestos-Cement Sheets are stocked by leading Hardware Merchants, Storekeepers and Timber Merchants throughout Australia.
SOLE MANUFACTURERS OF “FIBROLITE”:
JAMES HARDIE & COY. PTY. LTD.
“Asbestos House,” Cnr. York and Barrack Streets, Sydney
Box 3935, G.P.O., Sydney - — - Telephone: BX 1851 (10 lines)
324-326 King Street, Newcastle West
AND AT MELBOURNE, BRISBANE, PERTH AND AUCKLAND
Copyright, 1st February, 1946
1,100 sq. ft. plus 131 sq. ft. for sun room, and 70 sq. ft. for front porch.
Sun room may be omitted, if desired, making overall width of cottage 44 ft.
HARDIE’S GENUINE “FIBROLITE”
“FIBROLITE” is inherently durable and permanent. Made solely of asbestos fibre and Portland cement, it contains nothing to rot, rust or corrode. “Fibrolite” Improves with Age!
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“FIBROLITE” brings modem, attractive and durable homes within the reach of all ... at moderate cost.
906 sq. ft. plus 134 sq. ft. verandah space.
We do not build “Fibrolite” Homes. Any builder in your district will give you an estimate for a “Fibrolite” Home built to your plans and specification.
When you Build .... specify and insist on HARDIE’S GENUINE “FIBROLITE” for exterior and interior walls and ceilings. Tried, Tested and Proved for over a Quarter of a Century.
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AREA : 1,175 sq. fi.
If you favour any of the designs illustrated in this booklet, submit the one you choose to your architect and he will prepare com plete plans and specifications for you.
1' 1BROLI TE” is Fire Retardant. Minimise fire risks in your new home by using this durable building material for exterior and interior walls and ceilings.
1,050 sq. ft. plus 96 sq. ft. verandah space.
HARD IE'S GENUINE "FIBROLITE"
Think of the advantages “Fibrolite” offers you! Fire Retardant, White Ant Proof, Borer Proof, Impervious to Sea-air, Permanently Durable Low First Cost and Low Upkeep.
Reasons for the growing popularity of “Fibrolite” Homes are . . . they are healthy and comfortable to live in; lack nothing from aesthetic viewpoints; assure maximum durability with minimum maintenance; and can be speedily built with a minimum of labour at a moderate cost.
“FIBROLITE" Homes are playing a major role in meeting to-day's housing needs. ■
AREA: 1,200 sq. ft.
We do not build “Fibrolite” Homes. Any builder in your district will give you an estimate for a “Fibrolite” Home bui! your plans and specify..' tion.
“FIBROL1TE” Homes are colourful, bright, attractive. Any desired colour scheme may be carried out on “Fibrolite” exterior walls with any good quality cold-water paint, at minimum cost.
Use “FIBROLITE” Corrugated Sheets l'or roofing and “Fibrolite” Gutters and Downpipes for your new home. Rust Proof, Sea-air Proof, No Painting. The First Cost the Last Cost.
OFFERED YOU BY
LOW COST : “Fibrolite” brings modern, attractive and durable homes within the reach of all, at moderate cost.
2 SOUND ECONOMY : “Fibrolite” ensures Low Initial Cost, Low Maintenance, Low Insurance.
DURABLE : “Fibrolite” is inherently Durable and Permanent. Contains nothing to Rot, Rust or Decay.
FIRE RETARDANT : Being a Fire Retardant building material, “Fibrolite” minimises fire risks.
“Fibrolite” is easily and quickly erected, at a minimum cost for labour.
“Fibrolite” enables the most artistic and modern colour schemes to be carried out, at low cost.
LOW FREIGHT COSTS : “Fibrolite” is easy and economical to transport.
FOR YOUR NEW HOME
J. Mason, Ivanhoe, Vic., and R. Bath, Glen Iris, Vic.
By planning to use this Economical and Durable Building Material for Exterior and Interior Walls and Ceilings, you will be assured of a Modern, Attractive, Fire Retardant and Healthy Home ... at a Minimum of Cost\
Wmli & Bull, Sydney