Entries Tagged as 'Cabinets'

Let’s Call It Eclectic

April 12th, 2016 · 6 Comments

It’s certainly unique.

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Tags: Flooring · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Cabinets

Doors Removed For Easier Viewing

February 17th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Cabinet doors take too much time to open and close.  Much easier to see what you have on hand this way.

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Tags: Kitchen · Clutter · Mesa, AZ Homes · Cabinets

Long Cabinets Short On Style

December 30th, 2015 · 3 Comments

Kitchen cabinets made by home builder John F. Long.  Timeless wonder, as in…wonder who approved that design?

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Some people paint their Long cabinets white.  But in Phoenix’s dusty environment, the dirt collected in the nooks and crannies really stands out.

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Nothing like facing a wall when cooking or doing dishes.  These kitchens were designed without windows near the sink.

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Tags: Kitchen · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · John F. Long cabinets

Cursive & Printed Words

December 14th, 2015 · 2 Comments

They say today’s youth will not know how to write in cursive.  These Surprise, Arizona sellers made sure to teach cursive to their kids.

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They used chalkboard paint on the kitchen cabinet doors.

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Tags: Kitchen · Cabinets · Surprise, AZ Homes

Run-Down Kitchens

December 3rd, 2015 · 2 Comments

Abused kitchen.

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Neglected kitchen.

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Damaged kitchen.

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Outdated kitchen.

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Cabinets · Tempe, AZ Homes · Fixer-Upper

Exposed Cabinets

October 16th, 2015 · 2 Comments

It’s trendy to remove kitchen cabinet doors and/or have exposed shelving in kitchens.

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Now you can see everything.

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Good idea?

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Bad idea?

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Tags: Kitchen · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Garbage and/or Junk · Cabinets · Tempe, AZ Homes · Fixer-Upper

At Least the TV Was Turned Off

October 9th, 2015 · 6 Comments

A smorgasbord of visual treats for you.  So much to take in.

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Knotted curtains, of course!

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Those are some serious knots!

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What happened to the kitchen cabinets?

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The kitchen curtains weren’t knotted?

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Explain why the belt is hanging there in the kitchen.  Is it to scare the kids into behaving?

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Tags: Tile · Family Room · Kitchen · Clutter · Window Coverings · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Stuffed Animals · Cabinets · Collections · Family Photos

Painted Kitchen Cabinets

October 5th, 2015 · 2 Comments

To freshen an older kitchen, some sellers paint or decorate their kitchen cabinets.  It’s not always a success.

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old kitchen cabinets painted yellow white not a good look Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Pastel green.

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Vines.

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old kitchen cabinets painted ivy vines not a good look Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Pink.

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Cabinets

If You Can’t Remove Them, Create a Distraction

September 12th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Those John F. Long builder’s kitchen cabinets.  These sellers figured that if they couldn’t replace them, perhaps buyers would tolerate them if bright paint colors were used.

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We step back a few feet to see the rest of the kitchen.

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And step back even more.

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The kitchen from another angle.

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Same cabinet doors in the bathroom.  Add acid green paint and tile shards…

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Bright paint colors in the bedroom.

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Bright paint colors in the living room.

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Tags: Paint · Bathroom · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · John F. Long cabinets

Ugly Kitchen Cabinets

July 20th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Welcome back to one of our faithful readers, who missed seeing the ugly kitchen cabinets from local builder John F. Long.  Be careful what you wish for, Ron.

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Like it, Ron?

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If only the photographer had made the photo even more blurry; we can still see those cabinets.

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Updated with stainless steel appliances.

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · John F. Long cabinets