Entries Tagged as 'Lighting'

The Dark Ages

May 8th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Why was everything so dark in the 1970s?

old outdated vintage dark wood paneling 1970s orange carpet wagon wheel light Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Carpet · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Lighting · Wood Paneling · 1970s

Scary Syracuse Staging Scenario

February 2nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

Confederate flag in Yankee country?  Marijuana leaf picture framed and on display?  And a fly strip!!  Nice staging touches.  [Syracuse, New York]

Confederate flag marijuana leaf fly strip Orange County Choppers blanket in window cluttered Syracuse New York home house

Buy 2, get one free?

ugly bedroom three mismatched size mattresses stacked on top poor bad home staging Syracuse New York house for sale

The wall A/C keeps this attic bedroom nice and cool in the summer.

ugly attic bedroom wall A/C unit cardboard in the window poor bad home staging Syracuse New York house for sale

Plenty of lighting in this room.  Perhaps they are grow lights for pot plants?

ugly attic bedroom paint lighting wires fixer-upper poor bad home staging Syracuse New York house for sale

Fly strips really work well.  Check out how loaded it is!!  But why so many flies in Syracuse?

fly strip damaged wood floors fixer-upper poor bad home staging Syracuse New York house for sale

We would rather know the huge dog is in the kennel instead of knowing it’s running free while/if we visit the house.

large big huge dog kennel unfinished drywall repair fixer-upper poor bad home staging Syracuse New York house for sale

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Tags: Staging · Paint · Living Room · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Lighting · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities · Attic

Old Lighting

December 16th, 2013 · 3 Comments

Vintage lighting purposely brought into and installed in newer homes.

Old orange plastic iron wrought lanterns from the 1970s as seen in a 1986 Arizona City, Arizona home.

old ugly iron wrought orange plastic insert chandelier lantern lighting Arizona City home house for sale photo

1960s wagon wheel chandelier from a 1975 Phoenix home.

old ugly wagon wheel chandelier lighting 1970s 1975 Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Hanging light in a 1979 Mesa, Arizona home.  The light is older than 1979.

old ugly hanging light bedroom lighting 1970s 1979 Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

More old lighting from the same home.

old ugly globe lamp lighting chandelier Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

And a double globe lamp too!

old ugly double globe lamp lighting Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Lighting · Other Arizona Cities · Other US Cities · Grandma's House

Marshfield Mansion

November 24th, 2013 · 4 Comments

For the right price, this Marshfield, Missouri home can be yours.  Mold and mildew included.

mold mildew ceiling hole ugly damaged neglected dilapidated fixer-upper Marshfield Missouri home house for sale

Chef’s kitchen.

kitchen dirty ugly damaged neglected dilapidated fixer-upper Marshfield Missouri home house for sale

Custom tea-stained paint on the living room walls.  The color is Marlboro Light.

dirty ugly sofa couch smoked stained walls neglected dilapidated fixer-upper Marshfield Missouri home house for sale

Generous bedroom size.

small bedroom wood paneling neglected dilapidated fixer-upper Marshfield Missouri home house for sale

Calgon, take me away.

ugly dirty bathroom bathtub shower neglected dilapidated fixer-upper Marshfield Missouri home house for sale

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Tags: Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Window Coverings · Wallpaper · Lighting · Wood Paneling · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper · Ceiling · Other US Cities

Global Warming

November 2nd, 2013 · 3 Comments

Vintage hanging globe lights in a 1950 Sun Valley, California home.

vintage hanging globe lights lighting mid-century modern original 1950 Sun Valley California home house for sale

Vintage hanging globe light in a Phoenix home.

vintage hanging globe light lighting mid-century modern original Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Lighting · Other US Cities · Grandma's House · Not Ugly

Lighting Solution

September 20th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Need extra lighting in your bedroom?  Try this.

cheap inexpensive lighting lamps hung on bedroom wall cord Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Lighting

Vintage Retro Furniture & Lighting

July 5th, 2013 · 11 Comments

Retro furniture lovers will enjoy this post.  Crushed blue velvet chairs in mint condition in a Sun City, Arizona home.

vintage retro late 1960s mint condition crushed blue velvet chairs Sun City Arizona home house for sale

Check out the vintage pole lamp with hanging globes and the low-back sofa.

vintage retro late 1960s mint condition low-back sofa couch pole lamp Sun City Arizona home house for sale

The master bedroom has two hanging vintage lamps.

vintage retro late 1960s mint condition hanging lamps master bedroom Sun City Arizona home house for sale

vintage retro late 1960s mint condition hanging lamps master bedroom Sun City Arizona home house for sale

Another pole lamp in this room.  The couch looks like the 1970s.

vintage retro late 1960s early 1970s mint condition pole lamp couch sofa Sun City Arizona home house for sale

Green glass lamp.

vintage retro early 1970s mint condition green glass lamp couch sofa Sun City Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Lighting · Other Arizona Cities · Not Ugly

$1.2 Million Fixer-Upper

June 16th, 2013 · 13 Comments

This Lodi, California home can be yours if the price is right.  Here we see Susannah modeling the home for us.

mannequin clutter visual distractions 1963 Lodi California poor bad home staging house for sale

Built in 1963, this home boasts 8,500 square feet of living space, seven bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms, six fireplaces, three floors, and an elevator!

cluttered dining room visual distractions 1963 Lodi California poor bad home staging house for sale

Check out that light!  Octopus gone wild!

blue carpet multiple globes bizarre odd weird vintage octopus design ceiling lighting chains 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

Truly one of a kind.

blue carpet multiple globes bizarre odd weird vintage octopus design ceiling lighting chains 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

Renee is proudly showing us the living room.

outdated old living room mannequin 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

You never know when you’ll need a full-size table in your bedroom.

outdated old bedroom décor 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

Jackpot!

outdated old visually distracting décor family room 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

It serves as a wedding chapel on weekends?

outdated old visually distracting décor family room 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

This kitchen was considered modern in its day.

outdated old kitchen green counters 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

Beanbag chairs are included.

outdated old fireplace stone beanbag chairs 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

More visual distractions in this room.  Thank you, Ken, for sending the photos.

outdated old visually distracting staging décor 1963 Lodi California home house for sale

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Tags: Staging · Family Room · Kitchen · Clutter · Hazards · Dining Room · Lighting · Wood Paneling · Collections · Other US Cities

Red Light Special

May 14th, 2013 · 3 Comments

Special offer today only!  Cheap price.  Buy now!

red light bulb damaged ceiling neglect fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Custom baseboards!

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Free penicillin in the bathroom!

mold mildew in shower neglect dirty fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

The hall of shame.

ugly dirty carpet hallway fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Lighting · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper

1970s Vintage Bathroom Lighting

December 23rd, 2012 · 4 Comments

Hanging lamps in the bathroom of a 1976 Campbellsville, Kentucky home.

1976 vintage original hanging lamp lighting retro bathroom Campbellsville Kentucky home house for sale

Hanging light globes in the bathroom of a 1978 Martin, Tennessee home.

1978 vintage original hanging lamp globes lighting retro bathroom Martin Tennessee home house for sale

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Tags: Bathroom · Lighting · Other US Cities · 1970s