Entries Tagged as 'Faux Paint & Murals'

15 Dogs & 1 Cat

July 14th, 2014 · 2 Comments

9 dogs, 1 little boy, and lots of clutter at this house.

9 nine dogs pets1 one boy kid on trike cluttered junky patio ugly back yard Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Two dogs at this house plus ugly sponge paint.

2 two dogs pets ugly sponge paint laundry room Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Two dogs, two chairs, and a case of bottled water at this house.

2 two dogs pets chairs case of bottled water bookshelf Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Two more dogs at another house.

2 two dogs pets in cages Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

And one cat at another home.

one cat pet on bed bedroom Coolidge Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Clutter · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Pets · Back Yard · Other Arizona Cities · People In Photos

Good Grief - Bad Reef

July 9th, 2014 · 10 Comments

They created a beach cove in their family room.  How nice.

amateur bad wall mural beach cove reef scene 3D fireplace family room Casa Grande Arizona homes house for sale photo

They built a ”reef” around the fireplace.

amateur bad wall mural beach cove reef scene 3D fireplace family room Casa Grande Arizona homes house for sale photo

You can hear the ocean waves lapping the shore.

amateur bad wall mural beach cove reef scene 3D fireplace family room Casa Grande Arizona homes house for sale photo

Tropical paradise!

amateur bad wall mural beach cove reef scene 3D fireplace family room Casa Grande Arizona homes house for sale photo

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Fireplace · Faux Paint & Murals · Other Arizona Cities

For Your Consideration

July 8th, 2014 · 2 Comments

It’s a short sale.  And the seller is sitting right there, watching TV.  Is there anything he could remove from this room to make it look more enticing to buyers?

man person sitting down legs feet while living room is cluttered messy liquor bottle short sale Phoenix Arizona homes houses photo

What could he work on in the kitchen during commercial breaks?  Clearing off the counter, sink, and refrigerator?

cluttered messy chaotic kitchen counters poor bad home staging short sale Phoenix Arizona houses real estate photo

And clear off the dining table and remove the multiple wall calendars?

cluttered messy chaotic dining table three wall calendars poor bad home staging short sale Phoenix Arizona houses real estate photo

There’s room for improvement in the bedroom.

cluttered messy chaotic bedroom bottles of lotion poor bad home staging short sale Phoenix Arizona houses real estate blurry photo

Do buyers really want to see a urinal next to the bed?

bedroom blue sponge paint walls plastic bedside portable urinal short sale Phoenix Arizona homes houses real estate photo

Cluttered laundry room.

cluttered laundry room short sale Phoenix Arizona homes houses real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Dining Room · People In Photos · Laundry Room

Bedroom Paint Design Ideas

July 7th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Vegas Meets Paris is the theme of this Casa Grande, Arizona bedroom.  Ooh la la?

garish gaudy tacky red paint design bedroom animal print on the ceiling Casa Grande Arizona home house for sale photo

Easter Bunny theme in this Phoenix bedroom.

pink purple white green pastel checkerboard pattern paint design bedroom wall Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale photo Easter egg

Candy stripes in a Rialto, California bedroom.

pink chocolate brown stripes paint bedroom wall bad idea doesn't look good when selling Rialto California home house for sale real estate photo

Prison bars?

pink chocolate brown stripes paint bedroom wall bad idea doesn't look good when selling Rialto California home house for sale real estate photo

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

Patriotic Garage

July 4th, 2014 · 3 Comments

This Chandler, Arizona home’s garage is painted like the American flag.

American flag red white blue colors painted on garage walls Chandler Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Perfect for today, the 4th of July.

American flag red white blue colors painted on garage walls Chandler Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Many, many hours were spent painting this.

American flag red white blue colors painted on garage walls Chandler Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Garage or Carport · Faux Paint & Murals · Holiday Décor · Chandler, AZ Homes

Inspirational Message For July

July 1st, 2014 · 5 Comments

Let these words inspire you this month:
Scatter your fondest wishes like flower seeds in the wind…and expect to find them later all blooming in beautiful ways.

stupid dumb saying quote painted on fireplace wall scatter your fondest wishes like flower seeds in the wind Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale

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Tags: Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

No Dancing On the Table With Yer Spurs On!

June 30th, 2014 · 4 Comments

That’s how the sign reads.  And no selling the house with yer sponge paint on.  [By the way, you can switch refrigerator handles.  Would be easier if the handles were on the left side.  Just saying.]

No Dancing On the Table With Yer Spurs On! sign ugly pink sponge paint walls kitchen Apache Junction Arizona homes houses for sale photo

Here’s a close-up view of the sponge paint.  They converted a coat closet in the hallway to a pantry.

ugly pink sponge paint walls kitchen hallway coat closet converted to a pantry Apache Junction Arizona homes houses for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Kitchen · Faux Paint & Murals · Other Arizona Cities

Workshop House

June 23rd, 2014 · 6 Comments

The dog is not impressed with the flooring or clutter in this home.

Corgi dog pet in real estate photo picture ugly bad old flooring damaged fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale

Here’s how a bedroom looked in 2007.  He tried to sell it for $179,000 back then, but had no buyers.

dark red sponge-paint bedroom wall fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

And how that bedroom looked in 2014.  The bedroom is now a workshop.

cluttered bedroom workshop hoarding messy fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Another bedroom filling up with stuff.

cluttered bedroom boxes hoarding messy fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

And another bedroom.  The seller can be seen in the mirror.

cluttered bedroom dark hoarding messy fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Here’s the kitchen from 2007 with John F. Long builder’s cabinets.

ugly John F. Long builder kitchen cabinets fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

And how the kitchen looked in 2014.  Now with more clutter!  And still without a dishwasher.

ugly John F. Long builder kitchen cabinets fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo clutter

I see cleaning supplies, but the kitchen sink is dirty.

dirty filthy ugly kitchen sink clutter fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

To the left of the kitchen is a wall of nuts & screw drawers.

floor to ceiling wall of nuts screws parts drawers cubby holes fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Another workshop inside the house.

workshop tools hoarding messy disorganized clutter fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

And someone is making a skirt too.  We can see the seller’s arm.

workshop tools hoarding messy disorganized clutter fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo dress skirt form

The back yard.

messy disorganized cluttered back yard fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

The back yard offers lots of room for extra storage.

messy disorganized cluttered back yard fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

A photo of dead tree branches is a great touch.  By the way, this house sold for $23,000 in 2014, thanks to the condition of the house.

dead tree branches back yard fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Here’s a bonus photo:  the living room from 2007.

dog pet on couch sofa living room fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Flooring · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Pets · Fixer-Upper · People In Photos · John F. Long cabinets

Ugly Garage Conversion

June 13th, 2014 · 4 Comments

These Mesa, Arizona home sellers converted their garage into a family room and sponge-painted the walls an intriguing color.  Hey, is this national colonoscopy month?

ugly sponge painted color walls garage converted to family room weird ceiling Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Family Room · Garage or Carport · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Mesa, AZ Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

Knot Good In Rialto, California

June 8th, 2014 · 8 Comments

Drapes tied in a big knot in a Rialto, California home.

bad dumb stupid ugly trend tying window curtains drapes into knots knotting knotted Rialto California home house for sale real estate photo

It’s the first thing you see when you enter the house.

bad dumb stupid ugly trend tying window curtains drapes into knots knotting knotted Rialto California home house for sale real estate photo

We are all blessed to see this knotted curtain in four different photos!

bad dumb stupid ugly trend tying window curtains drapes into knots knotting knotted Rialto California home house for sale real estate photo

Thank you, Jillian, for sending us these photos.

bad dumb stupid ugly trend tying window curtains drapes into knots knotting knotted Rialto California home house for sale real estate photo

Bonus photo:   They sponge-painted the bedroom!

ugly pink sponge paint bedroom wall wallpaper border Rialto California home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Window Coverings · Faux Paint & Murals · Other US Cities · Make It Stop