Entries Tagged as 'Living Room'

Before & After Home Renovation

October 7th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Before Bathroom 1. This home was sold by a bank for $95,000.

After Bathroom 1. After renovation, the investor sold it for $165,000.

Before Bathroom 2.

After Bathroom 2.

Before Kitchen.

After Kitchen.

Before Kitchen.

After Kitchen.

Before Living Room.

After Living Room.

Before Living Room.

After Living Room. And a view to the dining area after the wall was removed.

Before Built-In Cabinets.

After Built-In Cabinets.

Before Bedroom.

After Bedroom.

Before Front of House.

After Front of House.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Before & After · Curb Appeal · Drywall Damage · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Remodeling

Stoned & High On Glue

October 1st, 2017 · 4 Comments

From the town of Roosendaal in the southern portion of The Netherlands…a home filled with glued-on stones. Enjoy the tour.

The owner decided to decorate the walls and surfaces with rocks and stones and pebbles.

Check out the bathroom.

Well, at least your guests can’t do lines of coke on the toilet tank lid.

The grotto.

The Scarface picture is a nice touch.

They started adding rocks to the ceiling.

There is unique art work throughout the house as well.

The main bedroom.

What imagination.

Such artistry.

Check out the leopard chair in the entry.

Where do you buy such stones in The Netherlands? Does Amazon Prime deliver there?

Stone-washed jeans in the laundry room?

If this home was in Phoenix, you would need a leaf blower to clear the dust away from the stones.

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Tags: Art · Bathroom · Bedroom · Entry · Faux Paint & Murals · Hall of Shame - Ugly Décor · Laundry Room · Living Room · Make It Stop · Other International Cities · Staging · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Ugly Décor · What Were They Thinking?!?!

Blocked Doors

September 30th, 2017 · No Comments

You may NOT enter this house!

Boxes block this home’s entrance. That’s the first thing buyers will see, if they can get inside.

The mat might say Welcome, but you’ll have to step over the power cord to get inside.

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Tags: Living Room · Phoenix Homes · What Were They Thinking?!?!

Two Dog Night

September 28th, 2017 · 3 Comments

One dog, waiting for his buddy for their jam session in the garage. Rock on!

Ah, there’s the other dog.

Another messy bedroom.

Prescription bottles and more in the bathroom.

Spacious living room.

This bedroom’s better than the others.

Sanitized kitchen.

Wash and dry.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Garage or Carport · Kitchen · Laundry Room · Living Room · Other Arizona Cities · Pets · Staging · Window Coverings

Down & Dirty

September 26th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Decades of neglect. This was the kitchen.

This was the dining room.

This is the living room.

This is the master bedroom.

This was the master bathroom.

2nd bedroom.

3rd bedroom.

Plenty of hot water in the second bathroom.

Bonus room.

Outdoor toilet!

Three air conditioning units!!

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Tags: Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Dining Room · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Drywall Damage · Fixer-Upper · Kitchen · Living Room · Siding

Fall TV Season Is Here!

September 25th, 2017 · 3 Comments

New season of TV shows kicks off tonight! Can’t wait for new episodes of Shades of Blue!

Drama shows will debut this week.

Make sure your TV set is fully wired!

Chiropractors like it when people look up high when watching TV.

Modern Family will debut soon.

Talk shows are always popular.

Property Brothers and home remodeling shows are also popular.

Marcia! Marcia! Marcia!

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Tags: Clutter · Family Room · Living Room · Other Arizona Cities · Peoria, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes · Staging

Emergency Kits

September 18th, 2017 · No Comments

Help yourself to a Mountain Dew.

Safety first. Two fire extinguishers just in case.

Entry without carpet on the left. Kitchen in the back left. Dining in the back right. Living room with stained carpet to the right.

Dining room with extra carpet. And emergency kits.

The dark carpet helps camouflage the stains.

Hallway, no carpet.

Opposite view, hallway, no carpet.

Bathroom.

Guest bathroom. And there’s the guest!

Bedroom.

Another view of the bedroom. Did we have to see the bras?

Back yard. With outdoor carpeting.

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Tags: Afghan Blanket · Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Dining Room · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Living Room · People In Photos · Phoenix Homes · Staging

Trash Day

September 11th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Save! Yes, save everything. Keep it all.

Collect more.

Put everything on display.

It’s fun to sleep in the living room when the bedrooms are full.

A case of foam lunch trays might not be enough.

Keeping the blinds closed makes a Phoenix home feel cooler in the hot summer.

Fine dining.

Kinda ironic that the trash can is empty.

At least the sink is empty, thank you.

Tidying up the kitchen was obviously a back burner agenda item.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Dining Room · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Staging · Wallpaper · Window Coverings

Tornado In Kingman?

September 8th, 2017 · 8 Comments

Did a tornado or hurricane hit this Kingman, Arizona house? Good grief.

What happened?

Really?

Disaster scene.

???

This is a different fireplace than the one in the above photo.

What happened up there?

Messy bedroom with a hole in the ceiling.

Another hole in the ceiling.

And now an even bigger hole!

Explain that! The Kool-Aid guy visited?

Tanks, but no tanks. We’ll pass.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Ceiling · Clutter · Fireplace · Fixer-Upper · Foreclosure · Garbage and/or Junk · Hall of Shame - Messy · Kitchen · Living Room · Other Arizona Cities · Water Damage

Dusty Piano

September 5th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Let’s Ensure the cat litter box is always clean for visiting buyers.

Furniture included with full price offer.

Vintage kitchen.

What were mattress companies thinking back in the day with that horrible urine-yellow color? Or maybe they were actually very clever!

Mirror, mirror, on the floor. Who’s the fairest house of all?

Wall to ceiling to wall wood paneling.

Some bleach and this bathroom could be cute.

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Tags: Afghan Blanket · Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Dining Room · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Staging · Window Coverings · Wood Paneling