Entries Tagged as 'Carpet'

Carpet Baggers

November 21st, 2017 · 2 Comments

Time to bag this carpet and get new.

Note to sellers: when the carpet is torn, that is your last call to replace the carpet.

If you are going to keep the ugly carpet, at least stretch it and cut the ends.

At least these sellers were considerate enough to keep their infant away from the filthy carpet.

First thing you see when entering this Houston, Texas home is stained, dirty carpet. [Note: this photo has been kept on file since March 2017; it is not post-hurricane]

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Tags: Carpet · Fixer-Upper · Other Arizona Cities · Other US Cities · Phoenix Homes · Wood Paneling

Camden Fixer-Upper

November 19th, 2017 · No Comments

Free TV on the side of this Camden, New Jersey home. But the kilo will cost you.

The sellers put out the red carpet treatment for buyers.

Gourmet kitchen.

Those built-in drawers are certainly handy.

Green wood paneling will be a hot new trend in 2018.

Tickled pink.

Cedar-lined closet to keep out moths?

Calgon, take me away (from Camden).

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Carpet · Curb Appeal · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Fixer-Upper · Graffiti · Kitchen · Living Room · Other US Cities · Window · Wood Paneling

Hallstead Honeys

October 8th, 2017 · No Comments

These photos were sent to us from our reader KG, thank you.

A splash of paint here and there in a Hallstead, Pennsylvania home.

Dark wallpaper and dirty carpet in another Hallstead, Pennsylvania home.

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Tags: Bedroom · Carpet · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Other US Cities · Paint · Wallpaper · What Were They Thinking?!?!

Recliner Chair

September 29th, 2017 · 2 Comments

The recliner is in decline. Wow.

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Tags: Carpet · Mesa, AZ Homes · Office/Den · Ugly Couches/Chairs

Brick House (On the Inside)

September 17th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Our reader Sarah found this Georgetown, Delaware home with a lot of brick on the inside.

“All in all it’s just another (1000) brick(s) in the wall.”

The brick virus spread to the kitchen.

They even bricked the fish tank stand.

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Tags: Carpet · Grandma's House · Kitchen · Other US Cities

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

Highs In the 80s & 90s

September 3rd, 2017 · 6 Comments

Thanks to our reader Sarah for sending these photos of a Waterford Township, Michigan home. Frozen in time from the 1990s with inspiration from the 1980s.

Indoor pool! With mirrored ceiling!

Movie set for Cocoon 3?

TV set for the 2017 remake version of Dynasty?

The Golden Girls’ summer home?

Miami Vice is now Michigan Vice.

Interesting dining room chairs.

Chairs provided in case you would like to stare at the stairs.

It’s a big house. New paint and carpet would instantly update the home.

Are you tickled pink?

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Tags: Bedspread · Carpet · Collections · Other US Cities · Pool & Spa · Ugly Couches/Chairs

Plush Carpet

July 17th, 2017 · 3 Comments

High quality carpet. The kind that lasts for decades.

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Take your shoes and socks off and feel how soft the carpet is.

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Lie down and take a nap.

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Vintage 1940s or 1950s kitchen.

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Original hand-crank casement windows.

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Tags: Carpet · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes

Beyond Words

June 30th, 2017 · 7 Comments

Free mold with purchase.

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Ensuite bathroom.

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Bedroom 1.

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Bedroom 2. Inhale deeply and really let those mold spores reach your lungs.

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I’ll give you a dollar if you walk barefoot.

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Bedroom 3.

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Hallway.

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Living Room.

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People used to live here.

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Family Room with plush carpeting.

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Gourmet kitchen.

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Feel free to eat the paint chips loaded with lead.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Carpet · Drywall Damage · Family Room · Fixer-Upper · Garbage and/or Junk · Hall of Shame - Messy · Kitchen · Living Room · Mold & Mildew · Patio · Phoenix Homes

Heavy Carpet Use

May 6th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Dirty carpet.

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Worn-out carpet.

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Traffic pattern.

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How old is the carpet?

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Walked on areas versus covered areas.

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Time for carpet cleaning or new carpet.

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Tags: Carpet · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Glendale, AZ Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Phoenix Homes