Entries Tagged as 'Family Room'

Noah’s Ark

March 28th, 2014 · 3 Comments

I saw the bunny in the blanket at a Sun City, Arizona home and thought, “This is perfect for an Easter post.”  Then I realized there were pairs of animals.  Aha!  I was flooded with an idea:  Today is the premiere of the Noah movie.

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At least the window drapes aren’t knotted.  Pushed to the side creates a jaunty look.

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Tags: Family Room · Window Coverings · Other Arizona Cities

Shelves For Days

March 27th, 2014 · 9 Comments

Lots of shelves for displaying your Precious Moments figurine collection.  We’re grateful the shelves are bare.

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Why not put shelves on the other wall?  Look at all that space.

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

Furnished Philly Home

March 23rd, 2014 · 1 Comment

This Philadelphia, Pennsylvania home is fully furnished.

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

TV’s On!

February 18th, 2014 · 5 Comments

It’s time for the Rachael Ray Show!  Rachael’s going to show us how to replace a missing chair seat.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

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Take cover from this gigantic television set, the papers, the clutter, the algae-infested aquarium.  [Glendale, Arizona]

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Football game is on.  What a depressing photo.  Blank wall.  Closed curtains.  It shows nothing exciting to buyers.  [Mesa, Arizona]

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Squidward!!  [Phoenix, Arizona]

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At least these two old TVs are turned off.  For that, we thank you.  [Syracuse, New York]

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Tags: Staging · Family Room · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Glendale, AZ Homes · Wood Paneling · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Other US Cities

Before & After Phoenix Renovation

February 1st, 2014 · 4 Comments

Before Kitchen.  This Phoenix home was purchased by an investor for $69,000.

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After Kitchen.  The remodeled home sold for $160,000.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Family Room.  Looks like it was an enclosed patio with that sloping ceiling.

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After Family Room.  The fireplace was removed.  Ventilation ducts were added.

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After Family Room.  From a different angle.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Bedroom 1.

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Before Bedroom 2.

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Before Bedroom 3.

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Before Bedroom 4.

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After Bedroom.  Not an exact match with any of the previous 4 bedrooms.  This is the new master bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Den.  There is no after photo of the den, so perhaps the old den became the new master bedroom?

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After Living Room.

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After Living Room.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Tags: Flooring · Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Living Room · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Before & After

Another Houston Fixer-Upper

January 26th, 2014 · 7 Comments

A spray of Febreze will have this Houston, Texas home smelling fresh & clean again.

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Notice the beauty of the wood grain in the cabinetry.

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The imported wood paneling was custom stained with nicotine extract.

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Furniture included with full price offer.

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Attention to detail throughout.

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Spacious rooms.

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The smoke detector is just one of many safety features of the home.

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The seller has already helped you with artwork and furniture placement.

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Spa-like bathroom.

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The garage was converted to a bonus room so there’s more living area!!

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Tags: Carpet · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Garage or Carport · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Wood Paneling · Garbage and/or Junk · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities

Before & After Peoria, Arizona Remodel

January 18th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Before Front of House.  The house was purchased for $50,000.

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After Front of House.  It sold for $118,000 after renovation.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Kitchen.  Complete with mural and no window.

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After Kitchen.  They removed the mural to add an opening.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Master Bathroom.

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After Master Bathroom.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Bonus Room.

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After Bonus Room.

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Before Bonus Room.

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After Bonus Room.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.

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Tags: Flooring · Landscaping · Bathroom · Living Room · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Remodeling · Faux Paint & Murals · Before & After · Peoria, AZ Homes

I Love…

January 15th, 2014 · 6 Comments

…you mom, Tony, my daddy, Ryan, Justin Bieber (four times!!), etc.

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Would be a shame to paint over it.

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If only she spent as much time cleaning the bathroom as she did scribbling on walls.

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Messy bedroom with soiled carpet.

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Another cluttered bedroom with dirty carpet.

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This bedroom is comparably better.

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Why didn’t they hoard/store stuff on top of the kitchen cabinets?

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At least there’s an open pathway to the door, so that buyers can escape quickly.

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More filthy carpet and clutter in the family room.

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Tags: Staging · Carpet · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Garbage and/or Junk · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Graffiti · Hall of Shame - Messy

Photogenic Sellers

December 20th, 2013 · 3 Comments

The photographer showed up early.  That’s her excuse.

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He’ll make the beds later.  Right now, he’s chillin’.

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She’s on her way to remove the gigantic dog cage.  Then she’ll remove the unnecessary pictures on the walls.

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They’re playing strip poker.  He lost the first hand.  Off went his shoes.  You don’t want to see the photos 30 minutes later.  He’s a terrible poker player  ;-)

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He’s proud of his back yard landscaping.  There’s another person on the patio, underneath the damaged roof.

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This little piggy…went all the way to another home.

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Hexting = texting pictures of your house.  [Omaha, Nebraska]

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Tags: Roof · Family Room · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Back Yard · Glendale, AZ Homes · Peoria, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · People In Photos

Avoid Disappointment

December 19th, 2013 · 1 Comment

The back patio looks a little dusty and cluttered.  Plus stacks of bricks.  Let’s ask the seller what her plans are.

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It says, “avoid disappointment” in the bedroom.  There’s also baseball caps and knives.

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At least the bed is made.  Those knives are creepy.

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A lot going on in this room.

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Fake flowers and plants.

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They have a problem with mosquitoes and bright light.  Thus, the mosquito netting and the rack of sunglasses.

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Yes, a rack of sunglasses.

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Tags: Staging · Family Room · Bedroom · Clutter · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Fake Plants & Flowers · Weapons & Firearms · People In Photos