Entries Tagged as 'Wood Paneling'

It’s All About Me

June 5th, 2014 · 7 Comments

The sign over the door reads, “It’s all about me.”  It’s also about staging your house to sell and appealing to the widest range of buyers.  Shabby chic might not work for most buyers.  Is it an antique store or a home?

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Why is there a document shredder next to the dining table?

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The bric-a-brac wall is not something today’s buyers hope to see.

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All these shabby chic items looked so cute in the store.  She just had to buy them.  But then she bought too much.  She felt she had to display everything.

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There’s a certain charm to the furniture, but too much of the same thing (peeled paint) starts looking like neglect.

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There’s something fishy about this bathroom.

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Now the kid’s room is filling up with visual clutter.

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The wallpaper’s a bit much.

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The basketball theme wallpaper looks like Tyvek home construction wrap.

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Dining Room · Wallpaper · Wood Paneling · Bedspread

Happy Birthday, Dirty Harry

June 1st, 2014 · No Comments

Yesterday was Clint Eastwood’s 84th birthday.

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These San Antonio, Texas sellers are big fans of Dirty Harry.

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Tags: Staging · Clutter · Dining Room · Wood Paneling · Other US Cities

The Dark Ages

May 8th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Why was everything so dark in the 1970s?

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

Pack of Wolves

May 5th, 2014 · No Comments

Is a pack of wolves better than a pack of lies?

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The wolves protect you while you sleep.

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Could be a Husky, but let’s call if a wolf.

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Tags: Bedroom · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Wood Paneling · Bedspread

Before & After - Basic Remodel

May 3rd, 2014 · 3 Comments

Kitchens and bathrooms sell homes.  Here’s a basic fix-n-flip with new bathrooms and a new kitchen.

Before Bathroom 1.  The house was purchased by the investor for $87,000.

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After Bathroom 1.  The house was sold for $129,900.

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Before Bathroom 2.

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After Bathroom 2.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.  Porcelain tiles that look like wood are very popular today.  6 inch by 24 inch tile pieces.
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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.

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Before Family Room.

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After Family Room.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Tags: Flooring · Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Wood Paneling · Before & After

Christie Brinkley Fan

April 29th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Enclosed patio with wood paneling.

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And a photo of Christie Brinkley with no arms!

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Tags: Patio · Phoenix Homes · Wood Paneling

Inexpensive Window Options

April 27th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Two nails and fabric and you’ve got instant curtains, as seen in a Syracuse, New York home.

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Two tones of color add spice to any bedroom’s window.

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Window Coverings · Wood Paneling · Other US Cities

Throwback Thursday

April 17th, 2014 · 3 Comments

People are posting old photos of themselves on Facebook on Thursdays.  But this photo is from 2014.  Vintage.

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Tags: Glendale, AZ Homes · Wood Paneling

A Walk In the Park

April 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Fall colors.

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Your escape from the hustle and bustle of the big city.

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Tags: Carpet · Mesa, AZ Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Wood Paneling · Ceiling Fan

Wallpaper & Wood Paneling

March 25th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Vintage wallpaper and wood paneling and linoleum flooring.

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Herringbone pattern plus mirrors add flair to the room.

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Wallpaper · Wood Paneling