Entries Tagged as 'Tile'

Air Conditioner Missing

June 22nd, 2015 · 1 Comment

The air conditioning unit is gone.

A/C air conditioning unit missing stolen gone old ventilation pipes ducts Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

The kitchen needs help.

damaged neglected kitchen cabinets fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

New drapes, outlet cover, flooring…

ugly window drapes curtains red paint walls bedroom fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

New tile, please.

bathroom floor tile cracked missing damaged fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

bathroom bathtub floor tile cracked missing damaged fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

New window please.

window missing damaged fixer-upper bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Tile · Bathroom · Kitchen · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper · Siding

Floor Patterns

May 25th, 2015 · No Comments

Random tile pattern in Lubbock, Texas.

random floor tile pattern left-over pieces Lubbock Texas home house for sale real estate photo

Or you can have an organized tile pattern like this Mesa, Arizona home’s floor.

floor tile pattern alternating colors Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Vinyl floor tiles can be placed in interesting patterns.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

floor tile pattern vinyl color squares kitchen Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Rolled vinyl sheets come in “random” ”stone” patterns.  [Glendale, Arizona]

random faux fake stone pebble pattern vinyl rolled flooring kitchen Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Also in geometric patterns.  [Phoenix]

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Tags: Flooring · Tile · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Glendale, AZ Homes · Other US Cities

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

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

Neglected House

March 6th, 2015 · No Comments

Years of neglect and abuse have taken their toll on this house.

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The window air conditioner is missing.

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Cracks and holes on the exterior.

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The roof needs to be replaced.

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Something’s going on here.

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Water damage at the shower.

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They ignored it and it didn’t go away.

water damage baseboards bathroom shower fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

The parents allowed this to happen.

graffiti spray paint on bedroom wall fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Tile · Roof · Bathroom · Bedroom · Foreclosure · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper · Window · Graffiti · Water Damage

Hands Across America

February 11th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Handprints on a wall to distract you from the leftover tile floor.

handprints hearts painted on wall leftover tile amateur ugly mosaic floor Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale photo

Handprints in another house.  Notice the sloppy blue paint on the ceiling.

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Handprints as leaves in another home.  The red wall needs to be finished.

ugly amateur tree trunk with handprints as leaves painted on bedroom wall Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Tile · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

Checker Bored

February 6th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Black & white checkerboard patterned tile is appealing to some and not to others.

black white tile checker board bored pattern floor Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

What percent of buyers like checkerboard patterns?

black white tile checker board bored pattern floor Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

If it’s less than 50%, please consider changing it when selling.

pink white tile checker board bored pattern floor Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Checkmate.

black white tile checker board bored pattern floor Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Flooring · Tile · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes

New Must-Have Home Décor Item: A Shovel

October 21st, 2014 · 2 Comments

Hot item for Fall 2014:  a decorative shovel.  Very trendy.

ugly dumb decorative décor painted tole shovel rooster on display in kitchen Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

It has a rooster painted on it!  And raffia ribbon on the handle!

ugly dumb decorative décor painted tole shovel rooster on display in kitchen Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

It elevates this kitchen.

ugly dumb decorative décor painted tole shovel rooster on display in kitchen Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

A few days later, we spotted another shovel used as decoration at another Phoenix home.  Right in the middle of the living room.  Now that’s a true statement piece.  Halloween and Thanksgiving are coming up.  I’m rushing over to Home Depot right now to pick up some shovels and then to Hobby Lobby for acrylic paints, brushes, and raffia!

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Tags: Tile · Living Room · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper

It Has a Lot Going For It

September 29th, 2014 · No Comments

Unfortunately, the lot is what’s worthwhile.

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The coved ceiling is a plus.  Too bad the owners neglected this home.

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How old is that wall heater?

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Some caulk to fill in the cracks and fresh paint will do wonders.

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Bonus room!

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So much potential.

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It has a water softener!  But it also has an old electric service panel, an old evaporative cooler, old wood shingles, and a cracked foundation.

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Tags: Flooring · Tile · Bedroom · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Fixer-Upper · Ceiling

Tile Samples

August 27th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Can’t decide which tile to choose for a room?  Select them all!

mismatched mish-mash various unmatched different floor tile squares pieces mosaic amateur looks bad Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale

Or shake things up with an offset checkerboard pattern.

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Three colors makes for three times the fun on a shower wall.

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Clash of the patterns.

bedroom floor tile ugly amateur looks bad busy bedspread pattern Avondale Arizona homes houses for sale photo

The photographer is taking photos with her ipad.

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She is sporting rolled-up jeans and sandals.

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Tags: Tile · Bathroom · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Fixer-Upper · People In Photos · Bedspread