Entries Tagged as 'Back Yard'

Before & After Coolidge Renovation

October 21st, 2017 · No Comments

Before Bedroom 1. This Coolidge, Arizona home was featured once before on this blog because of the big stains in the bedrooms. Oil or blood? An investor bought this home for $40,000.

After Bedroom 1. New paint and carpet transforms this bedroom. The remodeled home sold for $105,000.

Before Bedroom 2.

After Bedroom 2.

Before Bedroom 3.

After Bedroom 3.

Before Bathroom.

After Bathroom.

Before Kitchen.

After Kitchen.

Before Dining Room.

After Dining Room.

Before Living Room.

After Living Room.

Before Front of House.

After Front of House.

Before Back Yard.

After Back Yard.

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Tags: Back Yard · Bathroom · Before & After · Curb Appeal · Kitchen · Living Room · Other Arizona Cities · Remodeling · Weeds

Yards Need Help

October 13th, 2017 · 1 Comment

Free firewood. Plus free everything else.

They at least raked the dirt yard but neglected to remove the dead vine.

Weed you like to clear up your back yard before selling, Mr. Seller?

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

Chasing the Dream

October 11th, 2017 · No Comments

Thank you to our reader Tyson for sending these photos. This is Chase’s bedroom.

The next bedroom.

Another view of this bedroom.

The floor is tidy in another bedroom.

Family photos and more in the living room.

Bonus area.

The kitchen.

This was a short sale.

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Tags: Back Yard · Bedroom · Clutter · Family Photos · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Living Room · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Weeds · Window Coverings

A Pile of Rocks

October 3rd, 2017 · 6 Comments

I saw this on a Realtor home tour last week. Right off the patio in the back yard is a wire cage filled with rocks, wrapped in Christmas lights, plus a vine growing around it. Because?

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Tags: Back Yard · Holiday Décor · Phoenix Homes · What Were They Thinking?!?!

Backyard Paradise

October 2nd, 2017 · 1 Comment

What an amazing back yard. Take off your sock and jacket and roll out the yoga mat. Or sun tan. Or relax under the shade of the tree. Or have a barbeque. So many options.

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Tags: Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Mesa, AZ Homes

Down & Dirty

September 26th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Decades of neglect. This was the kitchen.

This was the dining room.

This is the living room.

This is the master bedroom.

This was the master bathroom.

2nd bedroom.

3rd bedroom.

Plenty of hot water in the second bathroom.

Bonus room.

Outdoor toilet!

Three air conditioning units!!

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Tags: Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Dining Room · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Drywall Damage · Fixer-Upper · Kitchen · Living Room · Siding

Emergency Kits

September 18th, 2017 · No Comments

Help yourself to a Mountain Dew.

Safety first. Two fire extinguishers just in case.

Entry without carpet on the left. Kitchen in the back left. Dining in the back right. Living room with stained carpet to the right.

Dining room with extra carpet. And emergency kits.

The dark carpet helps camouflage the stains.

Hallway, no carpet.

Opposite view, hallway, no carpet.

Bathroom.

Guest bathroom. And there’s the guest!

Bedroom.

Another view of the bedroom. Did we have to see the bras?

Back yard. With outdoor carpeting.

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Tags: Afghan Blanket · Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Dining Room · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Living Room · People In Photos · Phoenix Homes · Staging

Fire Pit Designs

September 14th, 2017 · 5 Comments

Adding a fire pit to your back yard will help add value to your home.

Buyers will be impressed.

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Tags: Back Yard · Other Arizona Cities · Phoenix Homes · What Were They Thinking?!?!

Miami Mansion

September 4th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Fixer-upper home on a hill in Miami, Arizona. Be very careful on the upper deck.

Your view from the upper deck, just before you fall.

Living room.

Enjoy the view from the dining room window.

It must give you a warm feeling to lean over the stove when using the microwave above.

Cozy bedroom.

Bathroom.

Squat toilets are becoming popular nowadays.

Convenient inside laundry room.

Modern plumbing.

Downstairs living space.

Downstairs bedroom.

Downstairs shower.

The house is insulated.

Things go better with Coke.

The back door and patio.

Raise/raze the roof.

Scary railing.

This is the driveway.

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Tags: Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Carpet · Ceiling · Curb Appeal · Driveway · Drywall Damage · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Other Arizona Cities · Paint · Roof · Safety Issue · Window · Zoning Violation

Swimming Pool & More

August 29th, 2017 · 1 Comment

The sellers are very proud of their swimming pool.

It has solar power too.

Feel free to use a spare bedroom as storage.

Extension cords.

Lots to see in the kitchen. Just don’t look at the ceiling.

Custom chandelier.

No need to worry about raking leaves.

Free weeds.

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Tags: Back Yard · Clutter · Curb Appeal · Family Room · Kitchen · Landscaping · Phoenix Homes · Pool & Spa · Staging · Weeds