Entries Tagged as 'Window Coverings'

They Showed How Much They Cared

September 19th, 2016 · No Comments

Short sale. They didn’t care.

160919a

Let the buyer deal with the mess.

160919b

There’s no motivation to clean up.

160919c

Sad.

160919d

Neglected house.

160919e

At least they left the oven.

160919f

Free garbage bags and shovel with full price offer.

160919h

The heat melted the cheap blinds.

160919g

[Read more →]

Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Window Coverings

It’s a Bust

September 18th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Maybe there’s some wig-gle room on price at this Houston, Texas home?

160918houstontx

[Read more →]

Tags: Clutter · Family Room · Other US Cities · Staging · Window Coverings

Knot In Their House

August 3rd, 2016 · 1 Comment

The knotted curtain adds flair to this home.

knotted window curtain drape bad dumb decorating trend damaged wall Guadalupe Arizona home house for sale photo

Triple threat.

knotted window curtain drape bad dumb decorating trend Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Give me scissors right now.  Problem solved.

knotted window curtain drape bad dumb decorating trend Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

If those are the shower curtains, can you imagine having to unknot them every day?  Or tripping on it while using the sink?

knotted shower curtain drape bad dumb decorating trend Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

[Read more →]

Tags: Drywall Damage · Make It Stop · Other Arizona Cities · Phoenix Homes · Window Coverings

I Don’t Want No Scrub

July 12th, 2016 · 3 Comments

“A scrub is a guy who thinks he’s fly.”  It’s also medical clothing that thinks it’s a curtain.

medical scrubs shirt hanging in bathroom window as a curtain Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

[Read more →]

Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Window Coverings

90% Wood Paneling Free

July 5th, 2016 · No Comments

Only one panel of wood left to be removed, plus a small piece over the window.

wood paneling removed from walls but glue on drywall shows boxes clutter Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

[Read more →]

Tags: Clutter · Drywall Damage · Phoenix Homes · Window Coverings · Wood Paneling

Potential

June 21st, 2016 · 2 Comments

So much potential and yet…

kitchen cabinets missing cluttered fixer-upper Queen Creek Arizona home house for sale photo

The walls have potential.

cluttered bedroom wall patches fixer-upper Queen Creek Arizona home house for sale photo

Potentially a nice home office?

cluttered bedroom wall patches fixer-upper Queen Creek Arizona home house for sale photo

More wall patching.  At least they didn’t knot the curtains.

living room wall patches fixer-upper Queen Creek Arizona home house for sale photo

The covered patio provides a lot of shade.

cluttered patio lots of junk stuff anvil fixer-upper Queen Creek Arizona home house for sale photo

The front porch roof is curved to help rainwater flow better.

bad roof curved damaged front porch cover fixer-upper Queen Creek Arizona home house for sale photo

[Read more →]

Tags: Curb Appeal · Fixer-Upper · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Other Arizona Cities · Patio · Roof · Window Coverings

Snake!

May 29th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Imagine visiting this Lyman, South Carolina home and seeing a snake on the bed!!  Would you pee your pants?  Before you realized it was a fake snake?  We hope it’s fake.  On the other hand, why would the seller put a fake snake on the bed?  To scare away what?

fake snake on top of fake bear skin rug on top of bed Lyman South Carolina home house for sale photo

Thank you, Sally, for sending us these photos.  Thank you for pointing out the fake bear skin rug.  Who would have noticed?

fake snake on top of fake bear skin rug on top of bed Lyman South Carolina home house for sale photo

[Read more →]

Tags: Bedroom · Bedspread · Other US Cities · Staging · Window Coverings

Cage Free In Chicago

May 15th, 2016 · No Comments

Every buyer gets a free dozen of eggs for visiting this Chicago, Illinois.  Cage free eggs too.  [Thank you to one of our readers for sending us these photos]

cage free eggs carton box garbage bags cluttered bedroom old wallpaper Chicago Illinois home house for sale photo

Oh, Pooh!

bedroom dirty soiled Winnie the Pooh bedspread Chicago Illinois home house for sale real estate photo

[Read more →]

Tags: Bedroom · Bedspread · Clutter · Other US Cities · Wallpaper · Window Coverings

1971 Time Capsule

May 1st, 2016 · 7 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

[Read more →]

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

Knot Going Away

April 28th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Knotted curtains continue to show up in Phoenix area homes.

awful bad ugly trend knotted window curtains drapes tied into a knot Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

When will people stop knotting their curtains?

awful bad ugly trend knotted window curtains drapes tied into a knot Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Can we set up counseling for people compelled to knot their drapes?

awful bad ugly trend knotted window curtains drapes tied into a knot Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Enact legislation to outlaw knotted curtains?

awful bad ugly trend knotted window curtains drapes tied into a knot Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Boycott homes with knotted curtains?

awful bad ugly trend knotted window curtains drapes tied into a knot Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

I’d rather see pouf valances return than see knotted curtains.

awful bad ugly trend knotted window curtains drapes tied into a knot Peoria Arizona home house for sale photo

[sigh]

awful bad ugly trend knotted window curtains drapes tied into a knot Avondale Arizona home house for sale photo

At least these drapes weren’t knotted.  Only tied with string and twisted.

awful bad ugly trend knotted window curtains drapes tied into a knot Payson Arizona home house for sale photo

[Read more →]

Tags: Make It Stop · Other Arizona Cities · Peoria, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes · Window Coverings