Entries Tagged as 'Window Coverings'

I Don’t Want No Scrub

July 12th, 2016 · 2 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

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Tags: Bathroom · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

1971 Time Capsule

May 1st, 2016 · 5 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

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

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

Not Tidy

March 10th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Yes, people really live like this.

dirty disgusting soiled stained gross carpet junk all over living room Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

Looking at it from the opposite direction.

dirty disgusting soiled stained gross carpet junk all over living room Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

Bedroom with junk.

messy bedroom junk all over floor Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

Dirty bedroom with knotted curtains.

dirty soiled stained carpet messy bedroom junk all over floor Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

Another bedroom.  The cleanest room in the house.

messy bedroom junk on the floor Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Messy family room.

messy family room junky Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Fairly clean bathroom.

bathroom Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Carpet · Living Room · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Mesa, AZ Homes · Garbage and/or Junk · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Ceiling Fan

Knot In My House

February 12th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Knotted curtains are still around, unfortunately.

stupid dumb trend idea knotted window curtains drapes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

The knots wrinkle the fabric permanently.

stupid dumb trend idea knotted window curtains drapes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It’s not attractive.

stupid dumb trend idea knotted window curtains drapes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Really?

stupid dumb trend idea knotted window curtains drapes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

If the fabric is too long, cut it.

stupid dumb trend idea knotted window curtains drapes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

This is what happens to your drapes after knotting them too much and too long!

stupid dumb trend idea knotted window curtains drapes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

This horrible trend has spread to Milwaukee, Illinois.

stupid dumb trend idea knotted window curtains drapes fixer-upper bathroom Milwaukee Illinois home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Other US Cities · Make It Stop

Stylish Sofas

December 16th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Looking for new furniture for your home?  We have some suggestions.

Try a patterned fabric so it hides stains.

ugly sofa couch Morristown Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

A busy pattern will attract attention from guests.

ugly sofa couch Avondale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

The couches complement the lovely lamps.

ugly sofa couch Avondale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

A wave design adds a sense of flow to the sofa.  Placing the rug askew creates a jaunty look.

ugly sofa couch Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Multi-colored fabric allows for millions of decorating options with color.

ugly chair Sun City Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Protect your investment with plastic covers.

sofa couch plastic cover ugly window curtains drapes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Ugly Couches/Chairs