Entries Tagged as 'Fixer-Upper'

Blind Faith

July 3rd, 2015 · No Comments

The Phoenix sun is very intense and hot.  It can melt plastic!  Pets can also damage window blinds.

plastic window blinds melted warped damaged Chandler Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Is it politically correct to say the window blinds are vertically challenged?

vertical window blinds damaged boarded up Buckeye Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Window Coverings · Other Arizona Cities · Fixer-Upper

National Walls of Shame

June 28th, 2015 · No Comments

The wood paneling got a little wet.  Now that they have a warped wall, perhaps they can try out for American Ninja Warrior?  [Des Moines, Iowa]

water damage wood paneling warped ruined ceiling tiles fallen down fixer-upper Des Moines Iowa home house for sale real estate photo

This wall was removed at a different Des Moines house.

wall removed drywall damaged fixer-upper Des Moines Iowa home house for sale real estate photo

Wallpaper removal?  [Brockton, Massachusetts]

ugly wall wallpaper removed fixer-upper Brockton Massachusetts home house for sale real estate photo

More ugly walls in the same Brockton house.

ugly wall wallpaper removed fixer-upper Brockton Massachusetts home house for sale real estate photo

Patched wall.  In the corner and by the window.  What happened?  [McAllen, Texas]

ugly wall poorly patched fixer-upper McAllen Texas home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Wood Paneling · Fixer-Upper · Ceiling · Water Damage · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities

Air Conditioner Missing

June 22nd, 2015 · 1 Comment

The air conditioning unit is gone.

A/C air conditioning unit missing stolen gone old ventilation pipes ducts Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

The kitchen needs help.

damaged neglected kitchen cabinets fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

New drapes, outlet cover, flooring…

ugly window drapes curtains red paint walls bedroom fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

New tile, please.

bathroom floor tile cracked missing damaged fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

bathroom bathtub floor tile cracked missing damaged fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

New window please.

window missing damaged fixer-upper bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Tile · Bathroom · Kitchen · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper · Siding

Farrah Faucet

June 13th, 2015 · 1 Comment

The seller is proud of his shiny faucet and soap holder.

kitchen faucet holes in wall drywall damage fixer-upper dirty sink Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

As we politely step back to leave the kitchen, we see more damage.  I have a sinking feeling the rest of the kitchen will look the same.

kitchen faucet holes in wall drywall damage fixer-upper dirty sink Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Yep.  Not looking good here either.  Let’s continue stepping back.

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Okay, we’re done here.

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Tags: Flooring · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage

Three Fixer-Upper Bathrooms

June 6th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Caution tape is needed.

bathroom toilet drywall damaged fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Really?

bathroom toilet drywall damaged fixer-upper Avondale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Better than the other two, but look at that slope!

bathroom damaged fixer-upper sloping uneven floor Superior Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage

Kitchen Renovation Needed

May 29th, 2015 · 5 Comments

These seven kitchens have been abused, damaged, and neglected.

damaged neglected dilapidated kitchen cabinets in need of repair renovation remodeling Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Shelf paper on the counters won’t help.

damaged neglected dilapidated kitchen cabinets in need of repair renovation remodeling Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Roach killer powder on the counters?

damaged neglected dilapidated kitchen cabinets in need of repair renovation remodeling Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Dirty.

damaged neglected dilapidated kitchen cabinets in need of repair renovation remodeling Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Broken.

damaged neglected dilapidated kitchen cabinets in need of repair renovation remodeling Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Help.

damaged neglected dilapidated kitchen cabinets in need of repair renovation remodeling Avondale Arizona home house for sale

Better to replace everything.  [Lubbock, Texas]

damaged neglected dilapidated kitchen cabinets in need of repair renovation remodeling Lubbock Texas home house for sale

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

Bathroom Repairs Needed

May 13th, 2015 · No Comments

Here are four bathrooms that need help.

Can we give you some ad-vise?  How about fixing the handles before selling?  Thank you.

bathroom repairs needed bathtub shower handle missing vise grip Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

How about cleaning the shower and bathtub too?

bathroom repairs needed dirty soap scum grout bathtub shower handle missing vise grip Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

This bathroom could use a new sink and vanity.  And a toilet bowl lid.  And new walls and…

bathroom repairs needed vanity sink missing ugly wall tile Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It’s probably safe to say something isn’t right here.

bathroom repairs needed plumbing pipes exposed to shower holes in wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Christmas lights aren’t going to help this bathroom look better.

bathroom repairs needed unfinished remodeling only toilet Tempe Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Tempe, AZ Homes · Fixer-Upper

Oh, My In Omaha

May 10th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Thank you, C.H., for sending us these photos of an Omaha, Nebraska home.  It needs a little help.  Maybe a new roof, a new ceiling, and a new wall?

roof water damage to ceiling wall drywall fixer-upper Omaha Nebraska home house for sale real estate photo

A little cleaning in the bathroom would be nice.

dirty dusty bathroom fixer-upper Omaha Nebraska home house for sale real estate photo

Good golly, Miss Molly.  What happened in the garage?

graffiti unfinished ceiling garage fixer-upper Omaha Nebraska home house for sale real estate photo

Milk crate bookshelf.  Did you have that in your dorm room or apartment as a young adult?  Cinder blocks were used a lot in Arizona.

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Tags: Bathroom · Garage or Carport · Fixer-Upper · Ceiling · Ceiling Fan · Graffiti · Water Damage · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities

Peel Back the Years In Pittsburgh

May 3rd, 2015 · 3 Comments

A very a-peeling home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

peeling paint staircase fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

You can almost taste the lead-based paint by looking at it.

peeling paint staircase fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Might be a lot of fun to scrape the paint?

peeling paint staircase fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

The kitchen has potential.

kitchen damaged fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

So does the bathroom.

bathroom tile damaged fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Paint · Bathroom · Kitchen · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities

Venting Some Frustration

April 30th, 2015 · 2 Comments

What in the world?!!?!?  This seller extended their air conditioning vent further into the bedroom.  Doesn’t it look great?

really bad ugly amateur handyman A/C air conditioning vent extended along ceiling uncovered exposed Phoenix Arizona home house

They did it again in this room.

really bad ugly amateur handyman A/C air conditioning vent extended along ceiling uncovered exposed Phoenix Arizona home house

What were they (not) thinking??!

really bad ugly amateur handyman A/C air conditioning vent extended along ceiling uncovered exposed Phoenix Arizona home house

Check out the tile floor!

really bad ugly amateur tile floor installation pieces uneven Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Tile · Bedroom · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper