Entries Tagged as 'Faux Paint & Murals'

Trunk Sale

April 16th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Aspen or birch tree trunks painted in the bathroom.

amateur painting aspen birch tree trunks bathroom wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Too bad they didn’t expand the tiny shower into that space.  Or install a vanity instead of a tiny pedestal sink.

amateur painting aspen birch tree trunks bathroom wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

Houston Fixer

April 13th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Neglected and vandalized Houston, Texas home.

The beauty of a black toilet is that you never have to clean it!!

damaged vandalized neglected bathroom black toilet water drywall damage jetted tub major fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale photo

Damaged kitchen.

damaged vandalized neglected kitchen cabinets flooring major fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

We step back to get a better view of the kitchen.

damaged vandalized neglected kitchen cabinets flooring major fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

This bathroom escaped vandalism but not neglect.

ugly damaged neglected bathroom vanity sink major fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

This home offers a variety of flooring.

ugly flooring vinyl square tiles neglected holes in ceiling vandalism major fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

Parquet flooring.

ugly flooring parquet wood neglected hole in wall vandalism major fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

And a third bathroom.

neglected damaged bathroom toilet sink vanity faux sponge paint major fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Flooring · Bathroom · Kitchen · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities · Vandalism & Theft

Roll-On Paint Job

April 7th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Hardware stores and crafts stores sell paint rollers with patterns carved into the sponges.  Here they did a base coat of brown and then rolled it over with butterscotch.

ugly butterscotch yellow brown patterned roll-on roller sponge paint Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Yuck.

ugly butterscotch yellow brown patterned roll-on roller sponge paint Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

A Walk In the Park

April 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Fall colors.

old outdated wood paneling photo mural fall autumn trees leaves forest orange carpet Mesa Arizona home house for sale

Your escape from the hustle and bustle of the big city.

old outdated wood paneling photo mural fall autumn trees leaves forest orange carpet Mesa Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Carpet · Mesa, AZ Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Wood Paneling · Ceiling Fan

Beautiful Basement

March 30th, 2014 · 3 Comments

They tried to make the basement pretty by painting a dead tree and two sad cornstalks on the wall.  They’re also growing their own penicillin.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

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Tags: Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Other US Cities · Basement

March Madness!

March 20th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The NCAA college basketball tournament starts today.

March madness ugly basketball amateur bad painting painted on wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper

Five Springtime Murals

March 13th, 2014 · 2 Comments

It’s been a very cold winter and we all deserve an early hint of spring.  Let’s look at some cheerful murals.

The sponge paint border makes this floral mural pop.

amateur ugly wall mural country flower scene sponge paint border bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

This mural with a big dead tree makes a great room divider.

amateur wall mural big dead tree two deer room divider Apache Junction Arizona home house for sale photo

You can almost smell the ocean breeze.

amateur wall mural ocean seaside scene Europe Surprise Arizona home house for sale photo

This one is actually quite good.  Too bad the sun shadows on the bottom right don’t match the shadows on the left.

amateur wall mural Mediterranean scene shadows are messed up not right Youngtown Arizona home house for sale photo

Vintage dining room mural from a 1969 Phoenix home.  Classic.

original 1969 vintage wall mural painting dining room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Dining Room · Other Arizona Cities · Surprise, AZ Homes

Paint Pretty

March 6th, 2014 · 3 Comments

The paint ain’t pretty in this Charleston, South Carolina home.

bad ugly poor paint job uneven coat blue patch Charleston South Carolina home house for sale real estate photo

50 shades of purple in this Glendale, Arizona home.

bad ugly poor paint job uneven coat purple Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Southwest sponge design with kokopelli figures.

bad ugly poor amateur sponge paint job Southwest green kokopelli Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Patriotic paint here.

bad ugly poor amateur blue red paint job Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

These colors don’t bleed.

bad ugly poor amateur blue red paint job Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Paint · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Other US Cities

Heart Gallery

March 6th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Here we have a heart painted on a wall with Betty Boop in the middle.

Betty Boop mural painted on bedroom wall heart Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

But at this home, the heart isn’t quite the same quality as Betty Boop’s heart.  Should we call this Betty Oops?

graffiti bedroom wall heart Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Glendale, AZ Homes · Graffiti

Kitchen Cabinet Embellishments

March 3rd, 2014 · 4 Comments

Some sellers spice up their kitchen cabinets by adding decorations to the doors.

bad idea kitchen cabinet embellishments decals design doors Avondale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Some sellers paint over their cabinet doors.

bad idea kitchen cabinet embellishments amateur paint horses doors Superior Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Some sellers affix shelf paper or wallpaper to the doors.

bad idea kitchen cabinet embellishments shelf paper wallpaper glued to doors Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Others paint with two colors.

bad idea kitchen cabinet white blue two colors painted doors Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Other Arizona Cities · Cabinets · Make It Stop