Entries Tagged as 'Flooring'

Venting Some Frustration

April 30th, 2015 · 2 Comments

What in the world?!!?!?  This seller extended their air conditioning vent further into the bedroom.  Doesn’t it look great?

really bad ugly amateur handyman A/C air conditioning vent extended along ceiling uncovered exposed Phoenix Arizona home house

They did it again in this room.

really bad ugly amateur handyman A/C air conditioning vent extended along ceiling uncovered exposed Phoenix Arizona home house

What were they (not) thinking??!

really bad ugly amateur handyman A/C air conditioning vent extended along ceiling uncovered exposed Phoenix Arizona home house

Check out the tile floor!

really bad ugly amateur tile floor installation pieces uneven Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Tile · Bedroom · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper

ROYGBIV Carpet

April 27th, 2015 · 2 Comments

ROYGBIV stands for the colors of the rainbow.  Let’s look at a rainbow of carpet colors.

Red.  From North Judson, Indiana.

bright red old outdated carpet color North Judson Indiana home house for sale real estate photo

Orange.

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Yellow.  [Use your imagination; yellow carpet is very rare]

orange old outdated carpet color Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Green.

bright green old outdated carpet color Sun City Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Blue.

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Indigo.

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Violet.  [Use your imagination again]

pink old outdated carpet color Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Carpet · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Glendale, AZ Homes · Other US Cities

A Work In Progress

April 23rd, 2015 · No Comments

What?! No second sink?!

bathroom vanity toilet sink damaged vandalized destroyed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Can you make the window bigger?

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That shower seems a bit too big.

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I want the pink insulation instead.

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The clouds seem so real.

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Cover up that stain with carpet.

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Tags: Flooring · Paint · Bathroom · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Wood Paneling · Fixer-Upper · Ceiling · Vandalism & Theft

The Stain

April 22nd, 2015 · 1 Comment

The sellers ignored the giant stain.  Perhaps buyers will too, they hope.

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At a different house, two stains and an ink spill.  Like the sign says, beware.

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Tags: Carpet · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Dining Room · Dirt, Dust, & Filth

Spot On

April 16th, 2015 · 2 Comments

There’s a new trend in flooring:  natural plank wood floors.  Plywood is the most popular choice of flooring material.   Things got lost in translation, however.  The sellers heard that buyers are looking for bathrooms resembling hotels & resorts with spa treatments; they thought it was “spot” treatment.  All this bathroom needs now are knotted curtains.

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Tags: Flooring · Bathroom · Faux Paint & Murals · Other Arizona Cities · Fixer-Upper

Who Died?

April 11th, 2015 · 1 Comment

What happened?  Yuk.

big stain dirty soiled carpet floor Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Carpet · Glendale, AZ Homes · Dirt, Dust, & Filth

Philly Fixer

April 5th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Welcome to your new home!

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The pride of Philadelphia.  Complete with fly strips.

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Chef’s kitchen.

neglected dilapidated kitchen peel-n-stick tile floor fixer-upper Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Another claw foot bathtub enclosed with plywood.

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Calgon, take me away.  From here.

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Tags: Flooring · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Other US Cities

Sagging Mattress

April 2nd, 2015 · No Comments

That mattress has seen better days.  Now shaped like a hammock.

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Tags: Tile · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes

Foot Traffic

March 17th, 2015 · 3 Comments

You can see the traffic patterns in the carpet.

soiled dirty old carpet foot traffic patterns pathways Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Berber carpet tends to hold in dirt.

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Tags: Carpet · Phoenix Homes

Shelf Paper Flooring?

March 15th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Sure looks like shelf paper.  From a North Judson, Indiana home.

floral flowery shiny flooring looks like shelf paper North Judson Indiana home house for sale photo

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Tags: Flooring · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities