Entries Tagged as 'Basement'

New Jersey Basements

August 9th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Basements have a certain look.  [Camden, New Jersey]

creepy ugly scary looking basement Camden New Jersey home house for sale real estate photo

It’s hard to find a nice photo of a basement.  [Trenton, New Jersey]

creepy ugly scary looking basement Trenton New Jersey home house for sale real estate photo

Bodies buried here?  [Trenton, New Jersey]

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Basements Are Not Sexy

April 26th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Basements look creepy.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

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The poor gas meter reader who has to visit this Warren, Ohio basement every month.

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Bargain Basement

March 29th, 2015 · 1 Comment

All included with full price offer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Tags: Clutter · Garbage and/or Junk · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · Basement

The Race Is On

December 14th, 2014 · No Comments

Checkered flag in a Des Moines, Iowa basement.

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Tags: Faux Paint & Murals · Ceiling · Other US Cities · Basement

Shop At WalMart This Holiday Season

December 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment

These Des Moines, Iowa sellers shop at WalMart.  You should too.

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They’re not the neatest sellers we’ve known.

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This is the gift wrapping room!

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Basket weave vinyl flooring.

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Check out the pom poms on the curtains.

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Mr. Seller, please repair the ceiling.  Oh, and remove the mold in the corner too.

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Tags: Staging · Flooring · Garage or Carport · Clutter · Wood Paneling · Garbage and/or Junk · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper · Ceiling · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities · Basement · Attic

Dracula’s Lair

August 3rd, 2014 · 5 Comments

Interesting use of space in a Dutch home’s basement.  The chest looks like a coffin!  No home showings after sunset!  There’s even a fish pond.  The pond filter is that gray square box in the middle of the photo.

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Invite your friends over to spend time in the basement grotto.  Fun!

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Tags: Flooring · Other International Cities · Basement

Unfinished Basement

July 20th, 2014 · 1 Comment

If you can make it safely down the rail-less stairs to this Philadelphia, Pennsylvania basement…

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…you’ll see what possibilities exist down here.

unfinished dusty ugly creepy depressing basement Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

So much potential.  For radon gas, for mildew, etc.

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Tags: Safety Issue · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · Basement

Before & After Bungalow Renovation

July 19th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Before Living Room.  1930s-1940s bungalow.  2 bedrooms, 1 bath.  Was purchased in poor condition as a short sale for $39,900.

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After Living Room.  The wall to the kitchen was removed.  Once the house was renovated, it sold for $97,000.

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After Living Room.  Here’s what buyers see when they enter the house.  Buyers love open spaces and being able to see long distances.

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After Living Room.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.  The size of the bathroom was doubled.  Not sure where they found the extra space.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Bedroom One.

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After Bedroom One.  Because the walls are brick, it was difficult to add electric wiring through the walls.  They had to add electric conduit along the back wall.

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Before Bedroom Two.

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After Bedroom Two.  New windows.  But no electric outlets on two walls.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Before Back of House.

before after renovation remodeling project photo picture back yard bungalow Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale

After Back Yard.

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Before Roof.  This home had gas heat and evaporative cooling before.  Regular air conditioning and a new roof were added during the renovation.

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Before Basement.  Sorry, no after photo available.

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Tags: Flooring · Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Before & After · Basement

Happy 4th of July!

July 4th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Today is American Independence Day.  Celebrated in Franklin, Pennsylvania.

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And celebrated in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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And in Mesa, Arizona.  Bless America!

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And once again celebrated in Franklin, Pennsylvania.

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Tags: Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Holiday Décor · Other US Cities · Basement · Bedspread

Classy Column

April 27th, 2014 · 5 Comments

You can spruce up any dingy basement by painting a decorative column on a wall.  It elevates the basement to a whole different level.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

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