Entries Tagged as 'Fixer-Upper'

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

A Journey Into Decay & Neglect

November 7th, 2017 · 2 Comments

This poor old house was neglected for decades. Check out the ceiling. And the dirt on the ceiling fan!

Decades of grease!!

Decades of cigarette smoke?

Two bottles of bleach is not enough.

It’s picture perfect.

The swan turned back into an ugly duckling.

Shelving included with the sale.

Vintage drapery.

Outdoor kitchens with BBQs are very popular.

The swimming pool’s condition took a dive.

Plenty of parking on the front yard.

The headrests have been eaten away by the hot sun.

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Tags: Back Yard · Bad Parking · Bathroom · Bedroom · Ceiling · Ceiling Fan · Curb Appeal · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Fixer-Upper · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Living Room · Phoenix Homes · Pool & Spa · Weeds

Attic Antics

October 29th, 2017 · No Comments

You could easily convert this attic into living space. For owls, bats, and rats. [Vlissingen, The Netherlands]

And it has a second skylight!

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Tags: Attic · Fixer-Upper · Other International Cities · Roof

One House – Nine Different Floors

October 27th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Every room of this house has a different type of flooring.

The wood paneling absorbs the echo from the concrete floor.

Missing squares.

A lot more missing in the other bathroom.

All squares are present and accounted for.

Sponge paint. We haven’t seen that for quite some time.

The laundry room.

Wood flooring in the kitchen.

Vintage vinyl tiles with asbestos?

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Ceiling · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Kitchen · Laundry Room · Phoenix Homes · Tile · Wood Paneling

Tea-Stained Walls

October 25th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Bad patch job, no light bulbs, and a big hose coming out of the wall.

They went with an autumn color palette.

They should have staged this room with some pumpkins and corn shocks.

The good news is there are no popcorn ceilings anymore.

Vaulted ceiling.

Open floor plan.

Lots of natural light.

Master suite.

Endless possibilities.

A TV in the bathroom! Nothing like resting your head against the faucet while you stretch your head back to see the TV.

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Ceiling · Fireplace · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Kitchen · Living Room · Other Arizona Cities · Paint

Lattice Check Out This Home

October 24th, 2017 · 1 Comment

The lattice out front adds flair to this Wickenburg, Arizona home. It sat on the market for nearly one year. It eventually sold for $38,000.

Padded seating on the front porch; a nice touch.

The door is open for you. Come inside.

Room with a view.

The toilet paper is draped across the dusty toilet tank lid.

Extended garage.

Covered patio out back.

Nothing wrong with the roof.

Updated electric panel.

Field of dreams.

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Tags: Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Curb Appeal · Fixer-Upper · Garage or Carport · Garbage and/or Junk · Other Arizona Cities · People In Photos · Roof · Weeds

Take the Plunge

October 18th, 2017 · 3 Comments

When you have really big jobs, you need a mega plunger.

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Tags: Bathroom · Clutter · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Other Arizona Cities · Staging

Little Renovation Needed In Little Rock

October 15th, 2017 · 3 Comments

Ring the doorbell of this Little Rock, Arkansas home on Halloween. Will you get a trick or treat?

Fresh paint please.

It has a walk-out basement.

And a room addition up top.

Vintage bathtub.

Scary stairs to the basement.

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Tags: Basement · Bathroom · Curb Appeal · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · Paint · Siding

Down & Dirty

September 26th, 2017 · 6 Comments

Decades of neglect. This was the kitchen.

This was the dining room.

This is the living room.

This is the master bedroom.

This was the master bathroom.

2nd bedroom.

3rd bedroom.

Plenty of hot water in the second bathroom.

Bonus room.

Outdoor toilet!

Three air conditioning units!!

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Tags: Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Dining Room · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Drywall Damage · Fixer-Upper · Kitchen · Living Room · Siding

Emergency Kits

September 18th, 2017 · No Comments

Help yourself to a Mountain Dew.

Safety first. Two fire extinguishers just in case.

Entry without carpet on the left. Kitchen in the back left. Dining in the back right. Living room with stained carpet to the right.

Dining room with extra carpet. And emergency kits.

The dark carpet helps camouflage the stains.

Hallway, no carpet.

Opposite view, hallway, no carpet.

Bathroom.

Guest bathroom. And there’s the guest!

Bedroom.

Another view of the bedroom. Did we have to see the bras?

Back yard. With outdoor carpeting.

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Tags: Afghan Blanket · Back Yard · Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Dining Room · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Garbage and/or Junk · Kitchen · Living Room · People In Photos · Phoenix Homes · Staging