Entries Tagged as 'Back Yard'

Modest Before & After Remodel

April 12th, 2014 · 3 Comments

This home just needed a little tidying up and updating.

Before Bedroom.  An investor bought it for $80,000.

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After Bedroom.  Once cleared out and with modest upgrades, the house sold for $125,000.

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Before 2nd Bedroom.

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After 2nd Bedroom.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before 2nd Bathroom.

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After 2nd Bathroom.

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Before Family Room.  With wet bar.

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After Family Room.  New carpet was the only thing done here.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Before Swimming Pool.

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After Swimming Pool.

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Before Back Yard Patio.

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After Back Yard Patio.

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I don’t have a matching photo for the next 3 photos.

Before Bedroom.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Kitchen.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Pool & Spa · Bedroom · Clutter · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Before & After · Wet Bar

Monkeyshine

April 10th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Monkey see, monkey don’t tidy up.

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Ball caps and other clutter in another bedroom.  The fan helps spread the stinky shoe smell around the room.

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Dirty toilet.

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The towel blocks the view of the shower.

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Cluttered kitchen counter.

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Where’s the refrigerator?

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Another cluttered bedroom.

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Close-up view of this messy bedroom.

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Oh, look.  People available to clean up the house.

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Guest house with clutter.  No surprise.

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Cluttered guest house kitchen.

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The back yard.

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Stuffed Animals · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · People In Photos · Hats

House Addition

April 1st, 2014 · 1 Comment

I sure hope they got a building permit for that room addition.  I sure hope that door has a good seal.  Looks like rainwater runs right into the house.  [Cottonwood, Arizona]

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Tags: Back Yard · Other Arizona Cities · Room Addition

Before & After Home Remodel

March 29th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Before Front of House.  Short sale.  Bought by an investor for $45,000.

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After Front of House.  Once remodeled, it sold for $145,500.

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Before Family Room.

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After Family Room.

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After Family Room.  Without window blinds.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Dining Room.

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After Dining Room.  Opposite view.

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Before Back Yard & Pool.

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After Back Yard & Pool.

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Before Back Yard & Pool.

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After Back Yard & Pool.

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Tags: Tile · Curb Appeal · Family Room · Kitchen · Pool & Spa · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Back Yard · Before & After · Fence or Wall · People In Photos

Carport Included

March 28th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Having covered parking in Phoenix is a must.  Shade is shade, right?  And the house has two satellite dishes!

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Tags: Garage or Carport · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Weeds

Before & After $93,000 Net Gain

March 22nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

Modest home renovation with a nice profit margin.

Before Front of House.  Long-time owners who refinanced for $182,000 and let the house go back to the bank.  An investor bought it for $77,000.

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After Front of House.  The investor renovated the house and sold it for $170,000.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Dining Room.

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After Dining Room.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Back Yard.

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After Back Yard.

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Bonus:  Back of House.

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Tags: Flooring · Landscaping · Curb Appeal · Paint · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Back Yard · Before & After · Fence or Wall

Before & After Mesa Remodel

March 15th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Before Hall Bathroom.  This Mesa, Arizona home was purchased by an investor for $84,000.

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After Hall Bathroom.  The remodeled house sold for $167,000.

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Before Kitchen

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After Kitchen

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Before Master Bedroom

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After Master Bedroom

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Before Master Bathroom

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After Master Bathroom

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Before Family Room

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After Family Room

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Before 2nd Bedroom

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After 2nd Bedroom

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Before Front of House

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After Front of House

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Before Front of House

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After Front of House

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Before Back Yard

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After Back Yard

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Before Garage

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After Garage.  With epoxy floor.

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Tags: Flooring · Landscaping · Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Kitchen · Garage or Carport · Bedroom · Mesa, AZ Homes · Back Yard · Before & After

Phoenix Fixer

March 10th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Trashy back yard.

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Dirty walls.  Dirty floor.

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Dirt everywhere.

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Cracks in the wall and ceiling in the kitchen.  The floor looks uneven.

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This house needs a lot of work.

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(sigh)

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This is the living room.  The seller read this blog and unknotted the curtain before selling.

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Tags: Flooring · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Wallpaper · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Cabinets · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Fixer-Upper

DeFenceLess

February 24th, 2014 · 1 Comment

I’m not sure the blocks are supposed to stack that way as a fence.  It does allow for air flow.

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Fence or Wall

Yard Sales

February 18th, 2014 · No Comments

Fire only!!  Very important that you follow their instructions.  Fire only.

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They’re collecting bricks.  Only a few more and they will replace the chain link fence.

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Our reader, Drew, sent us this photo.  He thought they should use the stolen shopping cart to remove the trash and debris.

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Palm Sunday isn’t until April 13th this year.  Oops.  They’re too early in collecting palm fronds.

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Tags: Landscaping · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Fence or Wall