Entries Tagged as 'Kitchen'

1971 Time Capsule

May 1st, 2016 · 4 Comments

Thank you to our reader Cheryl for sending us these groovy photos of a 1971 home in South Lyon, Michigan.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged kitchen original South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

They replaced the avocado green refrigerator.  Bummer.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged kitchen original South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

Wallpaper was very popular in the 1970s.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bathroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

Just wait ’til these colors come back in fashion.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bedroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

More wallpaper.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bathroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

And more wallpaper in the hallway.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original hallway South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

Third bathroom.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bathroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

What fun times back then.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bedroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

Notice that the curtains were not knotted back then.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bedroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

These drapes might be from the 1980s.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bedroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

What parties might have happened down in the basement?

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original basement South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Carpet · Bathroom · Kitchen · Bedroom · Window Coverings · Wallpaper · Other US Cities · 1970s · Basement

Moldy Kitchen

April 23rd, 2016 · 2 Comments

Wow!

black mold mildew behind kitchen cabinets sink Miami Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Scary!

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Tags: Kitchen · Other Arizona Cities · Mold & Mildew

Afghan War Zone

April 19th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Afghan blankets and clutter dominate this Glendale, Arizona home.

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More Afghan blankets and clutter.

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Too many unnecessary items on display in the kitchen.  Put it away.

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Another Afghan blanket in the bedroom.  And lots of visual distractions.

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So many extra blankets and what-not in this bedroom.

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Extra pillows and stuffed animals in this bedroom.

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Let’s remove the entire rack and items please.

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Stuffed Animals · Afghan Blanket · Glendale, AZ Homes

Four Cluttered Kitchens

April 16th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Messy kitchen.  And they are selling their house in this condition.

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This little piggy went to market.

messy disorganized cluttered kitchen counters Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Nice kitchen, too bad it’s cluttered.

messy disorganized cluttered kitchen counters Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

This is one of those old houses where the washing machine is in the kitchen.  They use that space as a sloppy storage area now.  I want to tip the dining table so that all the junk will fall off.

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Tags: Staging · Kitchen · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities

Let’s Call It Eclectic

April 12th, 2016 · 6 Comments

It’s certainly unique.

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Tags: Flooring · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Cabinets

Renovation Photos Before & After

April 9th, 2016 · No Comments

Before Bathroom 1.  This home was purchased for $97,000.

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After Bathroom 1.  The renovated home then sold for $150,000.

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Before Bathroom 2.

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After Bathroom 2.

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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 Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before 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: Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Before & After

Positive Marketing

April 8th, 2016 · 4 Comments

The seller of this house is very upbeat.

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The following comments are actual quotes from the seller, corresponding with each photo.

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“Partially rehabbed already.”

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“This is a winner.”

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“Lots of upside.”

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“Great bones.”

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“Up and coming neighborhood.”

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“Just like John Mellencamp says…”

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“…little pink houses.”

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“Opportunity calls.”

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Tags: Roof · Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper · Window · Graffiti · Drywall Damage · Laundry Room

Too Much Refrigerator Clutter

March 31st, 2016 · 3 Comments

Clear off the refrigerator before selling.

too much stuff clutter on refrigerator kitchen Peoria Arizona home house for sale photo

Less is much more.

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Too distracting.

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Tags: Staging · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Peoria, AZ Homes · Refrigerator Magnets

Remodeling Before & After Photos

March 26th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Before Kitchen.  With ugly cabinets.  Purchased for $70,000.

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After Kitchen.  Cabinets replaced!  Once renovated, the house sold for $163,000.

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Before Breakfast Room.

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After Breakfast Room.  Photo taken at an angle.

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Before Family Room.

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After Family Room.

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Before Bedroom 1.

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After Bedroom 1.

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Before Bedroom 2.

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After Bedroom 2.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Remodeling · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Before & After

Renovation Before & After

March 19th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Before Kitchen.  The house was purchased for $102,500.

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After Kitchen.  Once remodeled, the house sold for $180,000.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.  The carport was converted to a garage.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Kitchen · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Before & After