Entries Tagged as 'Mold & Mildew'

Bathroom Mildew

May 23rd, 2016 · No Comments

When a bathroom doesn’t have an exhaust fan or a window that opens, mold and mildew can appear.

mold mildew bathroom unclean unhealthy ceiling Chandler Arizona home house for sale photo

How do you not see the mildew and mold on the ceiling and then not do anything about it?

mold mildew bathroom unclean unhealthy ceiling Chandler Arizona home house for sale photo

The air is not safe to breathe.

mold mildew bathroom unclean unhealthy ceiling Chandler Arizona home house for sale photo

Gross.  The house was marketed for sale in this condition.

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Why?

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Tags: Bathroom · Mold & Mildew · Chandler, AZ Homes

Moldy Kitchen

April 23rd, 2016 · 2 Comments

Wow!

black mold mildew behind kitchen cabinets sink Miami Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Scary!

black mold mildew behind kitchen cabinets sink Miami Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Kitchen · Other Arizona Cities · Mold & Mildew

Bath Time

March 9th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Which bathroom do you prefer?

The one with the clean toilet but all the clutter too?

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Or the one with mildew?

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Or the one that can’t be used as a shower because the walls aren’t waterproof?

outdated old original bathroom blue bathtub Coolidge Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

And with wallpaper and wood paneling.

outdated old original bathroom blue bathtub Coolidge Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Or the one where the towels get sprinkled with germs from toilet bubbles popping?

bathroom towels above toilet seat up not down Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Mold & Mildew

Half Million California Mansion

February 7th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Look what $500,000 will get you in Northridge, California!  A move-in ready mansion with room addition.

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Chef’s kitchen too!

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Gourmet meals prepared here!

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Spa-like bathroom.

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The shower probably has a rain shower and multiple jets, right?

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Laundry room with vaulted ceiling.

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Mold & mildew are included with full price offer!

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Tags: Bathroom · Kitchen · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper · Room Addition · Siding · Other US Cities · Laundry Room

Sweet Dreams In Evansville

January 24th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Thank you to our reader CG who waited patiently for two weeks until we posted these photos of an Evansville, Indiana home.

They say you should replace your mattress every eight years.

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The cabinet on the left has been rotting for years.  Check out the bathroom floor!

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Is that gray tub filled with water?!  Nice mold and mildew.  And people live with that?

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Curl up by the stain and enjoy a romantic fire.

soiled stained carpet faux fake fireplace clutter junk living room fixer-upper Evansville Indiana home house for sale photo

By the way, this is a short sale.

cluttered kitchen fixer-upper Evansville Indiana home house for sale real estate photo

Custom window treatments.

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Thank you, CG, for sharing this amazing home with us.

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Tags: Carpet · Bathroom · Kitchen · Bedroom · Wood Paneling · Garbage and/or Junk · Toys · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper · Ceiling · Other US Cities · Attic

Yesterday Is History

November 16th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Today is time to tidy up this house.

cluttered room bed sheets used as window curtains yesterday is history Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Time to put the clothes away.

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At least the lid is down.

cluttered messy bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Please clean the grout.

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In the second bathroom, the newer vanity is smaller than the original vanity.  Mind the gap.

vanity gap in floor tile bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Getting an early start on Christmas.

cluttered family room Christmas tree Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Staging assistance needed here.

cluttered family room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

At least there’s only one pan hanging from the pot rack.

cluttered kitchen pot rack Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Pot Rack · Mold & Mildew · Holiday Décor

Bargain Basement

October 18th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Flooded basement in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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The seller didn’t bother removing the water before selling!

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Humid.

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Look at the water line!

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The water soaked into the wood paneling.

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Mold & mildew?

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Tags: Wood Paneling · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Other US Cities · Basement

This Mold House

May 5th, 2015 · 2 Comments

That’s a lot of mold!

serious major big mold mildew problem two feet up the drywall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Scary!

serious major big mold mildew problem two feet up the drywall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

If you don’t ventilate your bathroom, this happens.  If you install tile yourself, this happens.

mold mildew problem bathroom ceiling Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

The sponge paint matches the ceiling mold.  Clever idea!

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Mold & Mildew

Out of This World Bedroom

March 16th, 2015 · No Comments

To infinity and beyond!  Those are the possibilities with this moldy Avondale, Arizona bedroom.

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Tags: Bedroom · Clutter · Other Arizona Cities · Garbage and/or Junk · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper

Challenge Accepted?

March 3rd, 2015 · 4 Comments

Are you up to the task of taking on this house?  Let’s look at the positives.

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It has reverse osmosis drinking water filtration!

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It has a fireplace!

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It comes furnished!

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Hmmm.  What’s positive here?  Bacteria cultures?

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It has shiny doorknobs.

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It has air conditioning!

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It has newer plumbing!

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It has a tiled shower!

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It has mold throughout!  [the house description does say it has mold throughout the house]

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It comes with a home security system: two rifles!

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It has a swimming pool!  And a solar clothes dryer!

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It has an additional cooling system: an evaporative cooler!

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Tags: Bathroom · Pool & Spa · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Weapons & Firearms