Entries Tagged as 'Carpet'

Trenton Fixer

November 27th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Trenton, New Jersey fixer-upper. Starting with the kitchen and flooring.

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And then the bathroom.

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And another neglected bathroom.

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A bedroom with the ceiling peeling off.

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Decades of dirty hands and hair by the light switch and bed.

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The living room.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Carpet · Ceiling · Drywall Damage · Fixer-Upper · Kitchen · Living Room · Other US Cities

Why Do I Keep Coughing & Sneezing?

November 18th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Every night I start to sneeze and cough. My nose is stuffed up and my throat gets swollen. Why is that happening?

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Tags: Bedroom · Carpet · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Mold & Mildew · Other Arizona Cities

Roy G. Biv Is Back

November 15th, 2016 · 4 Comments

We found the colors of the rainbow in carpeting again: ROYGBIV

Red

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Orange

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Yellow (yellow-ish)

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Green

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Blue

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Indigo

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Violet

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Tags: Carpet · Grandma's House · Other Arizona Cities · Phoenix Homes

Red Carpet

October 17th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Messy bedroom.

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Still messy from another angle.

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Tags: Bedroom · Carpet · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Staging

Fireplace Inspiration

September 16th, 2016 · 5 Comments

I want one of those in my house! I’m already digging a pit and collecting stones. And liquids to stain the carpet too.

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Tags: Carpet · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes

Red Carpet Real Estate Opportunity

July 30th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Three weeks ago, we posted about a house with AstroTurf all over the back yard.  Today we have red carpet all over the back yard.  Buyers will feel like royalty by receiving the red carpet treatment.

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

G’Day Kitty

July 3rd, 2016 · 8 Comments

Thank you to our international reader Jo for finding this home down under.  It’s from a house in the suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.  The owner loves cats!

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There are pictures of cats all over.

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Run out of wall space?  Hang them from the ceiling!

cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

And dolls too!

dolls cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Macramé plant hangings, more dolls, and bamboo wall hangings.

dolls cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

Stepping back to see more of this room.

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Wind chimes and more in this room.

wind chimes cat posters pictures all over walls visually cluttered Adelaide South Australia home house for sale real estate photo

The kitchen.

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More cats.

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Tags: Bedroom · Carpet · Clutter · Collections · Dolls · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other International Cities · Staging · Ugly Décor · What Were They Thinking?!?!

Where Else Wood You Be?

June 17th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Cozy fireplace.  Wet bar.  Wood paneling.  Plush carpet.  Looks like the perfect party place.

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Good times.

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Tags: Carpet · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Wet Bar · Wood Paneling

Dirty Carpet

June 4th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Really dirty carpet.

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That’s bad.

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That’s worse!

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Really?

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Gross.

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

1971 Time Capsule

May 1st, 2016 · 7 Comments

Thank you to our reader Cheryl for sending us these groovy photos of a 1971 home in South Lyon, Michigan.

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They replaced the avocado green refrigerator.  Bummer.

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Wallpaper was very popular in the 1970s.

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Just wait ’til these colors come back in fashion.

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More wallpaper.

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And more wallpaper in the hallway.

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Third bathroom.

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What fun times back then.

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Notice that the curtains were not knotted back then.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bedroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

These drapes might be from the 1980s.

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original bedroom South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

What parties might have happened down in the basement?

1970s 1971 vintage décor unchanged original basement South Lyon Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: 1970s · Basement · Bathroom · Bedroom · Carpet · Kitchen · Other US Cities · Wallpaper · Window Coverings