Entries Tagged as 'Grandma's House'

The Spirit of the Southwest

December 4th, 2014 · No Comments

Southwest décor can be found in many homes in the Phoenix metropolitan area.

Southwest décor pastel colors cactus saguaro bedspread bedroom decoration Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Saguaro cactus.  In 3D.  It’s padded.

Southwest décor pastel colors cactus saguaro living room decoration Sun City West Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

It’s not the Southwest unless there are some kokopelli dancers!

Southwest décor pastel colors kokopelli dancers decoration Sun City West Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Native American statues.

Southwest décor Native American Indian statues Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Realistic painting of the Southwest.

Southwest décor painting is crooked not straight horse lamps Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Ugly Décor · Wallpaper · Other Arizona Cities · Grandma's House · Bedspread

Carpet Delights

December 3rd, 2014 · 4 Comments

Timeless.

old ugly carpet Sun City Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Love it or not, that kitchen as if it was kept in a time capsule.

old ugly carpet kitchen Sun City Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Orange crush.

old ugly worn out stained dirty orange carpet Superior Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Amazing.

old ugly worn out stained dirty carpet Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Carpet · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Grandma's House

Well Balanced

October 10th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Perfectly stacked.

stacked well balanced folded blanket sheets hallway Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Black fabric vertical blinds were all the rage back then.

ugly old black fabric vertical window blinds shades office cluttered Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

So too was covering your computer and printer with plastic.

ugly old black fabric vertical window blinds shades office cluttered plastic cover on computer Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

The kitchen.

ugly cluttered kitchen dining table Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Fine dining.

ugly cluttered kitchen dining table Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Accordion folding doors separate the dining room from the family room.

old outdated ugly accordion style folding doors wood paneling family pictures Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Grandma rolls her own doobies!!  Zig-Zag cigarette wrapping paper box (lower right of photo).

cluttered bedroom red metal window blinds Zig-Zag cigarette wrapping paper box Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Now why didn’t I think of that?!  Stacked nightstand tables!  Clever.

cluttered bedroom stacked nightstand tables Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Carpet · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Wood Paneling · Family Photos · Grandma's House

Macramé Owl & Frog

September 20th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Macramé owl & frog plus another macramé wall hanging.

Macramé owl frog wall hanging decoration bedroom Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Grandma's House

Matching Bedspread & Drapes

September 19th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Pure delight.  A round mattress too.

old vintage outdated matching bedspread window drapes curtains round mattress Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Grandma's House · Bedspread

Weird Dolls

August 5th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Simply bizarre.  A doll family.  Payson, Arizona home.

weird bizarre creepy dolls bowtie all white towels collector plates on display cluttered Payson Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Dolls made from towels?  Unbelievable.

weird bizarre creepy dolls bowtie all white towels on display cluttered Payson Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

She collects plates.  From the Franklin Mint or Danbury Mint?

collector plates on display cluttered family room Payson Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

She spent a mint on those plates.

collector plates on display cluttered family room Payson Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

More plates in the bedroom!  They’re like tribbles; they keep multiplying.

collector plates on display cluttered bedroom Payson Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

She also collects family photos.  And she has a gun/rifle.  When Grandma says, “I’m gonna shoot,” do you duck or say ”cheese”?!

dozens too many family photos on display in hallway gun rifle on the wall Payson Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

A rifle, a scythe, two saws, and a golf club.  Grandma’s ready for the zombie apocalypse!

family photos on display gun rifle scythe two saws golf club on wall cluttered Payson Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Grandma thinks the mammy cookie jars are a whimsical part of Americana.  What will some buyers think?

collection of old cooking containers on wall mammy cookie jars kitchen cluttered Payson Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Fireplace · Stuffed Animals · Dolls · Other Arizona Cities · Rugs · Collections · Family Photos · Weapons & Firearms · Grandma's House

Pink Parfait

July 22nd, 2014 · 4 Comments

Thank you, Diana, for sending us photos of this Wesley Chapel, Florida home.

Slip covers on the couches!  Pink and tan are an interesting color combination.

plastic protectors slip covers couches sofas ugly outdated pink carpet drapes Wesley Chapel Florida home house for sale real estate photo

The table to the right of the sofa is crooked.  Please straighten it.  Thank you.

plastic protectors slip covers couches sofas ugly outdated pink carpet Wesley Chapel Florida home house for sale real estate photo

That pink carpet sure looks like it’s holding up well.

ugly outdated pink carpet worn out stairs Wesley Chapel Florida home house for sale real estate photo

Euro style cabinets were all the rage in the late 1980s & early 1990s.  What would make the kitchen divine would be to de-vine the plastic plants.

ugly outdated Euro style kitchen cabinets kitchen fake plastic vines ivy Wesley Chapel Florida home house for sale real estate photo

Pretty in pink.

pink bedspread carpet bedroom Wesley Chapel Florida home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Carpet · Living Room · Bedroom · Window Coverings · Cabinets · Fake Plants & Flowers · Other US Cities · Grandma's House · Bedspread

Contain Yourself

July 13th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The gorgeous green carpet.  The luxurious green couch.  The comfortable green chair.  The coziness of the room.  Contain yourself, buyers!  [Hot Springs, Arkansas]

ugly old outdated green carpet beat-up sofa couch cluttered living room Hot Springs Arkansas home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Carpet · Living Room · Ugly Décor · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Family Photos · Other US Cities · Grandma's House

Old Lighting

December 16th, 2013 · 3 Comments

Vintage lighting purposely brought into and installed in newer homes.

Old orange plastic iron wrought lanterns from the 1970s as seen in a 1986 Arizona City, Arizona home.

old ugly iron wrought orange plastic insert chandelier lantern lighting Arizona City home house for sale photo

1960s wagon wheel chandelier from a 1975 Phoenix home.

old ugly wagon wheel chandelier lighting 1970s 1975 Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Hanging light in a 1979 Mesa, Arizona home.  The light is older than 1979.

old ugly hanging light bedroom lighting 1970s 1979 Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

More old lighting from the same home.

old ugly globe lamp lighting chandelier Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

And a double globe lamp too!

old ugly double globe lamp lighting Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Lighting · Other Arizona Cities · Other US Cities · Grandma's House

Global Warming

November 2nd, 2013 · 3 Comments

Vintage hanging globe lights in a 1950 Sun Valley, California home.

vintage hanging globe lights lighting mid-century modern original 1950 Sun Valley California home house for sale

Vintage hanging globe light in a Phoenix home.

vintage hanging globe light lighting mid-century modern original Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Lighting · Other US Cities · Grandma's House · Not Ugly