Entries Tagged as 'Staging'

The Polar Bear Club

August 22nd, 2016 · 5 Comments

This home prominently features a polar bear wall hanging.  Plus a God’s eye yarn weaving (upper left); very popular in the 1970s.

polar bear wall hanging rug God's eye yarn weaving craft on display Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Stacks and stacks of old VHS tapes plus towels and blankets.

stacks of old VHS tapes towels blankets cluttered bedroom Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Mush! Mush! Here come the sled dogs.

Alaska sled dog wall hanging cluttered bedroom Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Please note the rifle in the middle of the photo.

rifle gun weapon cluttered dining table living room Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Decades of collecting.

cluttered  living room Sun City Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Floral wallpaper to cheer you up as you use the enema bag.

old vintage floral wallpaper bathroom enema bag hot water bottle Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Free TV with purchase.

old TV dusty cluttered garage Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

Don’t mind the dust.  The seller certainly doesn’t.

old TV dusty cluttered garage Sun City Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Living Room · Garage or Carport · Bedroom · Clutter · Wallpaper · Other Arizona Cities · Collections · Family Photos · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Weapons & Firearms · Grandma's House

Stinky Hats

August 17th, 2016 · 1 Comment

His ball caps were beginning to smell, so he got an air freshener.

baseball cap hat collection on display air freshener Christmas tree wet bar Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Staging · Phoenix Homes · Holiday Décor · Wet Bar · Hats

Rustic Charm

August 11th, 2016 · 1 Comment

So much to see and take in.

cluttered living room mobile home house shelves Casa Grande Arizona for sale photo

So much to take out.

cluttered kitchen mobile home house shelves Casa Grande Arizona for sale photo

So much potential.

cluttered living room mobile home house shelves Casa Grande Arizona for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Kitchen · Clutter · Fireplace · Other Arizona Cities · Drywall Damage

Does Everything Need To Be On the Counter?

August 9th, 2016 · 2 Comments

It might be convenient for you on a daily basis to have your things handy.

cluttered messy junky bathroom toiletries all over the vanity counter Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

But when selling your house, these items need to be put away.

cluttered messy junky bathroom toiletries all over the vanity counter Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes

Airline Legroom

August 1st, 2016 · 6 Comments

Good luck not hitting your shins on the coffee table.  The space is as tight as an airline seat.

furniture too big large for the space no legroom poor bad home staging Phoenix Arizona house for sale photo

If you are entertaining here, guests will need to enter one by one and then cannot get up and leave unless everyone leaves.

furniture too big large for the space no legroom poor bad home staging Phoenix Arizona house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Phoenix Homes

San Diego Staging Needed

July 17th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Our reader Michael sent us these photos of a San Diego, California home.

cluttered living room poor home staging bicycles San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

Let’s remove the stuffed animal on the couch, the outdated poster of movie stars at the diner, the bicycles, the fan, the ladder, the vacuum cleaner, the fake logs, the Budweiser sign, the cords, etc.

cluttered living room poor home staging bicycles ladder San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

The dust pan, the trash can…  And look at the dirty arms on that chair!

cluttered living room poor home staging dirty chair San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

Too bad this house is cluttered.  The wood floors are beautiful.

cluttered living room poor home staging bicycles San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

MilkBone dog biscuits.

cluttered living room poor home staging MilkBone dog biscuits box San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

Cluttered kitchen too.

cluttered kitchen poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

This house could look so much better.

cluttered kitchen poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

The bathroom needs help.  This house isn’t ready to be shown to buyers.

bathroom drywall damage patch poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

Cluttered bedroom.

cluttered bedroom poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

Nine rolls of toilet paper in this bathroom.

9 nine rolls of TP toilet paper bathroom poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

Paper towels along with clutter.  Looks like a nice bedroom.  Too bad you can’t tell.

cluttered bedroom case of paper towels poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

The back of the house with wood deck.

back yard cluttered wood deck peeling paint San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Back Yard · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Drywall Damage · Room Addition · Siding · Other US Cities

$670 Per Square Foot

July 10th, 2016 · 6 Comments

This San Diego, California home is only 978 square feet.  It sold recently for $655,000!  In this condition.  Thank you to our reader Michael for sending these photos.

drum set messy cluttered bedroom San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

What do we know about suggesting home staging and de-cluttering?  The house still sold despite this.

messy cluttered kitchen San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

Imagine how much the house will sell for once renovated.  Would it get $1,000 per square foot?

bathroom green tile outdated San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

We still recommend clearing off the clutter before selling.

cluttered fireplace outdated San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

Looks like it might have a basement apartment.  Must be a real treat when it rains.

outside stairs basement apartment San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

outside stairs basement apartment San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

Dead bamboo.

yard dead bamboo in chain link fence San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

Paintball stains on the garage?  It’s almost art.  Looks like flowers.

paintball stains splatters on side of garage San Diego California home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Kitchen · Garage or Carport · Bedroom · Clutter · Fireplace · Back Yard · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities

G’Day Kitty

July 3rd, 2016 · 7 Comments

Thank you to our international reader Jo for finding this home down under.  It’s from a house in the suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.  The owner loves cats!

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

There are pictures of cats all over.

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Run out of wall space?  Hang them from the ceiling!

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

And dolls too!

dolls cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Macramé plant hangings, more dolls, and bamboo wall hangings.

dolls cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Stepping back to see more of this room.

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Wind chimes and more in this room.

wind chimes cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

The kitchen.

kitchen cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

More cats.

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Carpet · Bedroom · Clutter · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Ugly Décor · Dolls · Collections · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other International Cities

Mystery Doll

July 2nd, 2016 · 2 Comments

First thing, the TV is on.  Second, they didn’t finish painting the cabinet.  Third, there’s a lot of visual distractions around.

unfinished cabinet painting decorating project TV is on mystery doll Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

Fourth, what is that doll thing?  A dog doll?

mystery dog doll Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Mesa, AZ Homes · Dolls

Happy 45th Birthday, 2Pac

June 16th, 2016 · No Comments

2Pac was born June 16, 1971.  Not many young people have posters of 45-year-olds in their bedrooms.  This one does.

2Pac poster on bedroom wall cluttered Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes