Entries Tagged as 'Kitchen'

Bras!

July 22nd, 2015 · 2 Comments

Bras in the kitchen.  Because the cook needs extra support?

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Why would you display bras in the kitchen and for the real estate photo?

bras hanging on hooks in kitchen don't know why strange odd Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Is that a washing machine to the left?  So she’s hanging bras to dry then.  Still, it’s not appropriate for real estate photos.

bras hanging on hooks in kitchen don't know why strange odd Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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

Ugly Kitchen Cabinets

July 20th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Welcome back to one of our faithful readers, who missed seeing the ugly kitchen cabinets from local builder John F. Long.  Be careful what you wish for, Ron.

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Like it, Ron?

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If only the photographer had made the photo even more blurry; we can still see those cabinets.

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Updated with stainless steel appliances.

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · John F. Long cabinets

Before & After Glendale Renovation

July 18th, 2015 · 3 Comments

Before Family Room.  An investor bought this Glendale, Arizona home for $131,000.

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After Family Room.  The remodeled home then sold for $180,000.

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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.  Carpet and paint give you the best return on renovation, especially an emotional reaction from buyers.  From “Oh, no” to “Oh, yes.”

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.  They kept the cabinets.

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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 · Family Room · Kitchen · Remodeling · Dining Room · Wallpaper · Glendale, AZ Homes · Before & After

Harvest Gold & Avocado Green

July 16th, 2015 · 6 Comments

Original harvest gold oven & exhaust hood from a 1972 Strawberry, Arizona home.

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Original harvest gold oven, exhaust hood, and refrigerator from a 1974 Casa Grande, Arizona home.

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Original avocado green oven and refrigerator from a 1970 Apache Junction, Arizona home.

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Vintage avocado green oven/range combo unit from a Huntsville, Texas home.  The house was built in 1987, so they must have brought over the used oven.

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Other US Cities · 1970s

Short On Upkeep

July 13th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Short sale in Mesa, Arizona.  There’s a bottle of bleach but that toilet is still dirty.

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The couch is on its last leg.

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Her to-do list for getting the house ready to sell?

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She could use the Trader Joe’s bag to hold the clutter.  And then we’ll discuss the window blinds.

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Attention to detail needed.

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We hoped the back yard would be nicer.

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Buyers love pools!

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Large shade tree.

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Tags: Bathroom · Kitchen · Pool & Spa · Bedroom · Clutter · Patio · Mesa, AZ Homes · Back Yard · Weeds · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Fixer-Upper

Four Houston Kitchens

July 12th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Houston, Texas.

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Vintage scoop handles.

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Updated kitchen at one point.

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TV and mixer included.

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Tags: Kitchen · Cabinets · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities

Mickey Mice

June 26th, 2015 · No Comments

Mickey Mouse in a window.

Mickey Mouse sheet used as window curtain drape Glendale Arizona home house for sale photo

Mickey Mouse hiding behind a table.

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Mickey Mouse & clones taking a shower.

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Tags: Kitchen · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Glendale, AZ Homes · Refrigerator Magnets · Shower Curtain

Air Conditioner Missing

June 22nd, 2015 · 1 Comment

The air conditioning unit is gone.

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The kitchen needs help.

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New drapes, outlet cover, flooring…

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New tile, please.

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New window please.

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Tags: Tile · Bathroom · Kitchen · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper · Siding

Tigers & Cheetahs

June 21st, 2015 · No Comments

Our reader, C.H., is intrigued by the tiger theme at this Omaha, Nebraska home.

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It’s grrrrreat.

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The handles in the middle of the kitchen cabinet doors caught C.H.’s eyes too.

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We spotted some cheetahs in a Phoenix home.

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So many home decorating choices out there.

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Rugs · Other US Cities

Over 36 Cups Per Day

June 19th, 2015 · 2 Comments

That’s a lot of coffee mugs.  And lots of visual clutter in this home.

3 dozen coffee mugs cups hanging on displayed on wall lattice fake plastic vine cluttered kitchen Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

No shot glass collection?

3 dozen coffee mugs cups hanging on displayed on wall lattice fake plastic vine cluttered kitchen Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Another photo of the pink hoodie.

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Half a hoodie in this photo.

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Plenty of visual distractions.

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I see a foot and leg.  And more clutter.

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This bedroom’s not as bad as the others.

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Pets · Dining Room · Fake Plants & Flowers · Collections · Family Photos · People In Photos