Entries Tagged as 'Kitchen'

Before & After Home Staging In Amsterdam

April 19th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Watch how an Amsterdam, The Netherlands home is transformed from cluttered and confusing to neater and nice.

Before Office.

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After Office.  You can actually see the windows now.

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Before Dining & Living Room.

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After Dining & Living Room.  Wow!  They have a fireplace.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.  Better photography too shows off the width of the room and the nice flooring.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.  Amazing transformation.

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Kitchen · Clutter · Office/Den · Before & After · Other International Cities

Houston Fixer

April 13th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Neglected and vandalized Houston, Texas home.

The beauty of a black toilet is that you never have to clean it!!

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Damaged kitchen.

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We step back to get a better view of the kitchen.

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This bathroom escaped vandalism but not neglect.

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This home offers a variety of flooring.

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Parquet flooring.

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And a third bathroom.

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Tags: Flooring · Bathroom · Kitchen · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities · Vandalism & Theft

Modest Before & After Remodel

April 12th, 2014 · 3 Comments

This home just needed a little tidying up and updating.

Before Bedroom.  An investor bought it for $80,000.

before after renovation remodeling project photo picture cluttered bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate fix-n-flip property

After Bedroom.  Once cleared out and with modest upgrades, the house sold for $125,000.

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Before 2nd Bedroom.

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After 2nd Bedroom.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before 2nd Bathroom.

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After 2nd Bathroom.

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Before Family Room.  With wet bar.

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After Family Room.  New carpet was the only thing done here.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Before Swimming Pool.

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After Swimming Pool.

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Before Back Yard Patio.

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After Back Yard Patio.

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I don’t have a matching photo for the next 3 photos.

Before Bedroom.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Kitchen.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Pool & Spa · Bedroom · Clutter · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Before & After · Wet Bar

Brown & Serve

April 11th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Everything’s dark brown.

dark brown kitchen cabinets flooring ugly outdated Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Don’t have to worry about spilling anything on this dark floor.  No one will ever know.

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Tags: Flooring · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Cabinets

Monkeyshine

April 10th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Monkey see, monkey don’t tidy up.

monkey stuffed animal cluttered bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Ball caps and other clutter in another bedroom.  The fan helps spread the stinky shoe smell around the room.

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Dirty toilet.

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The towel blocks the view of the shower.

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Cluttered kitchen counter.

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Where’s the refrigerator?

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Another cluttered bedroom.

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Close-up view of this messy bedroom.

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Oh, look.  People available to clean up the house.

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Guest house with clutter.  No surprise.

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Cluttered guest house kitchen.

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The back yard.

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Stuffed Animals · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · People In Photos · Hats

Red Ribbon Property

April 9th, 2014 · No Comments

I see a red ribbon.

big long red ribbon kitchen Apache Junction home house for sale real estate photo

Must be a red ribbon home then.

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Tags: Kitchen · Other Arizona Cities · Holiday Décor

Minor Fixes Needed

April 2nd, 2014 · 1 Comment

This home has a lot of minor fixes.  Easy stuff, right?

Just needs new peel-n-stick flooring.

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A little Comet will clean that sink up quick.

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Same here.

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Use the staples to hang a shower curtain along the shower wall!

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New shelf paper and this medicine cabinet is as good as new.

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Fresh coat of paint needed.

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A quick wipe down in the other bathroom and you’re done.

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Fresh paint here.

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A little black paint will spruce up the stove.

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Fresh paint will cover up the grease splatters.

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Cover it up with a sofa or a rug.

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Fresh paint will cover up the wall patch.

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Super glue will hold the door together.

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Affix a piece of blue paint tape to the back and you’ll never notice the hole again.

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A big couch will cover it up.

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The most expensive fix: new $20 air vent.

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Keep the door closed.  Outta sight, outta mind.

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Tags: Flooring · Carpet · Bathroom · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage

Before & After Home Remodel

March 29th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Before Front of House.  Short sale.  Bought by an investor for $45,000.

before after renovation remodeling project exterior front yard Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

After Front of House.  Once remodeled, it sold for $145,500.

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Before Family Room.

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After Family Room.

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After Family Room.  Without window blinds.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Dining Room.

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After Dining Room.  Opposite view.

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Before Back Yard & Pool.

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After Back Yard & Pool.

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Before Back Yard & Pool.

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After Back Yard & Pool.

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Tags: Tile · Curb Appeal · Family Room · Kitchen · Pool & Spa · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Back Yard · Before & After · Fence or Wall · People In Photos

Dade City Delight

March 23rd, 2014 · 13 Comments

Thanks to one of our readers, we can share this Dade City, Florida home with you.  It was built in 1979.

The master bathroom features a sunken Roman tub, a mirror, dramatic drapes, and red plush carpeting.

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This is the master bathroom.

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The red carpet continues into the rest of the master suite.

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Cheerful wallpaper will lift any buyer’s mood in the kitchen.

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Step-saver bathroom.  The toilet’s very close to the vanity in the 2nd bathroom.

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The living room.

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The dining room.

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Tags: Carpet · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Window Coverings · Ugly Décor · Dining Room · Wallpaper · Ceiling · Other US Cities

Before & After $93,000 Net Gain

March 22nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

Modest home renovation with a nice profit margin.

Before Front of House.  Long-time owners who refinanced for $182,000 and let the house go back to the bank.  An investor bought it for $77,000.

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After Front of House.  The investor renovated the house and sold it for $170,000.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Dining Room.

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After Dining Room.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Back Yard.

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After Back Yard.

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Bonus:  Back of House.

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Tags: Flooring · Landscaping · Curb Appeal · Paint · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Back Yard · Before & After · Fence or Wall