Entries Tagged as 'Window Coverings'

Messy Start To the New Year

January 5th, 2017 · 3 Comments

The house wasn’t ready to go on the market, but they did it anyway.

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There’s a dining area in the back corner.

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First impressions.

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Spittoon!

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Cluttered kitchen.

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Tags: Bedroom · Clutter · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Refrigerator Magnets · Staging · Window Coverings

Knot a Good Way To Start the New Year

January 3rd, 2017 · 2 Comments

This is knot how you should treat window curtains in 2017.

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We hope this stupid trend finally stops in 2017.

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Not even fancy lace curtains make it look any better.

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Please stop abusing innocent drapery material.

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Tags: Make It Stop · Phoenix Homes · Staging · Window Coverings

Christmas Is Over, Valentine’s Day Is Next

December 30th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Christmas was five days ago. These sellers were so excited about Christmas.

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And they are getting excited for Valentine’s Day! (And Easter too?)

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Knotted window curtain?

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Easter lilies?

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Dark bedroom with tiger bedspread.

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Where’s the M&M Man’s left hand?

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Another cluttered room.

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Home salon?

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So much to put away before selling.

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The foil keeps the stove clean.

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Another dark bedroom. Happy New Year!

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Tags: Bedroom · Bedspread · Clutter · Holiday Décor · Kitchen · Other Arizona Cities · Poor Photography · Staging · Stuffed Animals · Window Coverings

Window of Opportunity

December 8th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Room for improvement.

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Tags: Bedroom · Glendale, AZ Homes · Window Coverings

Foil Me Once, Shame On You

December 2nd, 2016 · 3 Comments

Foil me twice, shame on me.

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Tags: Flooring · Glendale, AZ Homes · Window Coverings

Tootie Fruities & More

November 23rd, 2016 · 2 Comments

Healthy foods on display at this Casa Grande, Arizona home: Tootie Fruities, white bread, Fiesta lemon lime soda, tortilla chips, etc.

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That one cabinet door looks a little askew.

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The house has a wonderful storage shed.

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Christmas lights are already up.

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White picket fence.

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Tags: Back Yard · Clutter · Fence or Wall · Holiday Décor · Kitchen · Other Arizona Cities · Window Coverings

Fancy Curtains

November 17th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Those oversized curtain panels are just screaming to be knotted, right? That would have sent me over the edge.

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Tags: Clutter · Garbage and/or Junk · Phoenix Homes · Window Coverings

Happy Halloween!

October 31st, 2016 · 1 Comment

Happy Halloween!

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Trick or treat!

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Creepy.

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Billy Idol likes the Halloween curtains.

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Giant spiders at this house.

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Tomorrow is the Day of the Dead (Dia De Los Muertos).

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Tags: Art · Holiday Décor · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Phoenix Homes · Staging · Surprise, AZ Homes · Window Coverings

Short Sale In Glendale

October 25th, 2016 · 3 Comments

This Glendale, Arizona home could use a lot of help, starting in the bathroom.

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Handyman special. Complete with nuts, bolts, and tools.

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The toilet might be been here before.

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The family room is used as an office.

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The lamp (with no shade) rests comfortably on the stepstool.

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The front of the oven door is missing in this cluttered kitchen.

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Imagine the fireplace here.

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Two TVs in this bedroom.

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This bedroom is short on flooring. The house is being sold as a short sale, where the owners are asking the bank to forgive their debt in exchange for the owners maintaining the house in good condition.

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Another well-maintained bathroom.

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Newspaper window treatment.

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There could be as many as seven TVs on the patio.

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Great place to hang out and relax.

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The property has a swimming pool.

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More TVs and more newspaper in the windows!

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Tags: Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Family Room · Fireplace · Fixer-Upper · Garbage and/or Junk · Glendale, AZ Homes · Kitchen · Patio · Pool & Spa · Window Coverings

Eclectic Home In Avon, Connecticut

October 16th, 2016 · 20 Comments

Thank you to our reader Jennifer for finding this very unique home for sale in Avon, Connecticut. There’s a lot to see and lots of photos to share. Enjoy.

The seller appears to have an artistic quality, with embellishments throughout the house. The stair balusters are covered in fabric.

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The seller added goop to the staircase risers.

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There are smears and goop all over the kitchen.

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The kitchen, we think.

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The breakfast room.

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More goop in the parlor. Even the piano was painted.

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Check out the ceiling.

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The bathroom.

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Another bathroom.

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At least the curtains aren’t knotted.

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A closer look.

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More goop on the door. There’s a lot of sanding required to remove the goop.

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Another look at the staircase.

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Let’s look at the bedroom now.

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Gauze for alarm?

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The window panes were painted.

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The dining room.

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Walls and ceilings were touched in every room.

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Gauze and effect. How would you remove the gauze and goop from the walls?

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Cabinets · Ceiling · Dining Room · Drywall Damage · Family Room · Faux Paint & Murals · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Hall of Shame - Ugly Décor · Kitchen · Living Room · Make It Stop · Other US Cities · Staging · Ugly Décor · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Window Coverings