Entries Tagged as 'Mesa, AZ Homes'

Oil Spill

November 12th, 2016 · No Comments

If the owner’s vehicle is not maintained, is the house neglected too?

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Why not clean the driveway before selling?

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Will buyers pull up and say, “Next”?

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Driveway · Mesa, AZ Homes · Peoria, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes

Like Father, Like Sons

November 4th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Father’s man cave. Notice the well-maintained leather couches.

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Wall-to-wall stuff. Check out the “thou shall not whine” sign.

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The father’s son’s room. Completely filled.

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Walls and ceilings are completely covered, thanks to dad’s example.

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Dad’s bedroom. No surprise here.

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This is not how we suggest staging a home when selling.

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The father’s teenage son has taken over the guest house, with decorating help from dad.

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The son will likely pass on his habits to his offspring.

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What is that?!

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Tags: Bedroom · Clutter · Collections · Family Photos · Family Room · Fireplace · Mesa, AZ Homes · Staging · Ugly Couches/Chairs · What Were They Thinking?!?!

Kitchen Wallpaper

November 2nd, 2016 · No Comments

Old-timey wallpaper in a Scottsdale, Arizona kitchen.

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Striped floral wallpaper in a Mesa, Arizona kitchen.

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Smoke-stain wallpaper in a Sun Lakes, Arizona kitchen.

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It’s everywhere.

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2 packs of cigarettes a day for 20 years?

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Tags: Kitchen · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Scottsdale, AZ Homes · Wallpaper

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

Japanese Garden Mural

October 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

1979 home in Mesa, Arizona. The front of the bathtub was wallpapered.

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The mural is in pristine condition.

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Full wall of wallpaper on the left side of the bathroom.

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Tags: Bathroom · Faux Paint & Murals · Mesa, AZ Homes · Wallpaper

Four Cluttered Living Rooms

October 4th, 2016 · No Comments

That’s a lot of visually distracting stuff.

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You can’t enter through the front door at this messy home. “Would you mind entering the house from the side door, Miss Buyer? The seller was too busy to clear the front door area.”

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Really?!?!?!

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Too much going on here. That sofa has seen better days.

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Tags: Clutter · Living Room · Mesa, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes · Staging

Knot Trendy

October 4th, 2016 · No Comments

Knotted curtains again!

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Bad decorating trend.

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This is knot not cool.

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These curtains were short enough that knotting wasn’t needed.

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Why?!?!?!

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Tags: Bedroom · Make It Stop · Mesa, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes · Window Coverings

Bird Brained

September 30th, 2016 · 1 Comment

The seller owns birds. This is helpful to buyers, how?

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More birds! If the cages do not stay with the house, why take a close-up photo of them?

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Tags: Mesa, AZ Homes · Pets

Peace Day

September 21st, 2016 · 1 Comment

Today is Peace Day. It is important to know which direction to display the peace sign. Hint, hint.

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Love and peace at this house.

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Peaceful closet door.

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Tags: Bedroom · Glendale, AZ Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Staging

Football Season Begins Tonight

September 8th, 2016 · No Comments

Tonight is the season opener for the National Football League.  Which team will win the Super Bowl this season?

The Green Bay Packers?

Green Bay Packers football blanket cluttered bedroom Apache Junction Arizona home house for sale photo

Green Bay Packers football fan coffee machine wet bar Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Or the Arizona Cardinals?

Cardinals football fan blanket bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Cardinals football fan blanket bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Cardinals football fan logo emblem bird painted on bedroom wall Surprise Arizona home house for sale photo

Or the Pittsburgh Steelers?

Pittsburgh Steelers football fan blanket bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Pittsburgh Steelers football fan towel bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Or the Dallas Cowboys?

Dallas Cowboys football fan blanket on bedroom wall Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Bedspread · Faux Paint & Murals · Mesa, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes · Staging · Surprise, AZ Homes · Wet Bar