Entries Tagged as 'Siding'

The Many Sides of Houston

July 24th, 2016 · No Comments

Neglected siding in Houston, Texas.

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Damaged siding at another Houston home.

neglected damaged dilapidated siding poor condition fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale photo

And another bad house.

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

San Diego Staging Needed

July 17th, 2016 · 5 Comments

Our reader Michael sent us these photos of a San Diego, California home.

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Let’s remove the stuffed animal on the couch, the outdated poster of movie stars at the diner, the bicycles, the fan, the ladder, the vacuum cleaner, the fake logs, the Budweiser sign, the cords, etc.

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The dust pan, the trash can…  And look at the dirty arms on that chair!

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Too bad this house is cluttered.  The wood floors are beautiful.

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MilkBone dog biscuits.

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Cluttered kitchen too.

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This house could look so much better.

cluttered kitchen poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

The bathroom needs help.  This house isn’t ready to be shown to buyers.

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Cluttered bedroom.

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Nine rolls of toilet paper in this bathroom.

9 nine rolls of TP toilet paper bathroom poor home staging San Diego California house for sale real estate photo

Paper towels along with clutter.  Looks like a nice bedroom.  Too bad you can’t tell.

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The back of the house with wood deck.

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Back Yard · Ugly Couches/Chairs · Drywall Damage · Room Addition · Siding · Other US Cities

The AstroTurf House

July 11th, 2016 · 3 Comments

This Phoenix fixer could be worth $500,000 in San Diego.  Notice the roof and wrong type of paint.

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Remember the window with the sideways board; I’ll refer to it later.

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Artificial grass turf carpeting everywhere!  No need to waste water on real grass.

weeds dead grass AstroTurf artificial grass rug carpet on back yard fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Looks just like a football field.  Each line of weeds is 10 yards?

weeds dead grass AstroTurf artificial grass rug carpet on back yard fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Uh oh.  The wall fell over.

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Remember the boarded up window?  Here’s what’s on the other side.

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Lounge area.

living room ceiling exposed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Vaulted ceiling?

living room ceiling exposed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Furnishings available.

living room ceiling exposed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

The bathroom size was increased.

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Cast iron plumbing will last for decades.

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Tags: Roof · Bathroom · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Weeds · Fence or Wall · Fixer-Upper · Window · Ceiling · Drywall Damage · Siding

This Home Can Be Yours, If the Price Is Right

June 27th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Enjoy a nice relaxing bath here.

dirty bathtub damaged bathroom fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

You’re supposed to say a prayer before using the toilet?

dirty toilet damaged bathroom fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

The front door needs some attention.  Along with the floor and the walls.

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The only outdoor light in the kitchen comes from the hole in the cabinet!

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They probably did us a favor by removing the carpet.

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Same here.

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Newer faucet and newer vanity add value to the house.

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The laundry room looks washed up.

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Another view of the front door.

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The lattice skirting is cute.

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Tags: Flooring · Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Weeds · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Siding

Raised Foundation

June 12th, 2016 · 2 Comments

This Houston, Texas home is off the ground, supported by cinder blocks.

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The siding is in good condition too.

fixer-upper raised foundation supported by cinder blocks poor siding Houston Texas home house for sale

Perfect for heavy rains.  The water flows under the house.

fixer-upper raised foundation supported by cinder blocks poor siding Houston Texas home house for sale

Let’s hope the cinder blocks don’t sink into the wet ground.

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

It’s What’s On the Inside That Counts

June 3rd, 2016 · No Comments

Don’t judge a house by its curb appeal?

This house could have granite counters and stainless steel appliances.

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Isn’t this house di-vine?

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Have you decided about this de-sided house?

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Raise the roof with excitement or raze the roof?

ugly bad curb appeal roof fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Grab a flyer!

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Foreclosure · Driveway · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Fixer-Upper · Siding

Great Curb A-Peel

May 22nd, 2016 · 5 Comments

The paint’s a-peelin’ at this Houston, Texas home.

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Impressive.

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The tree seems to have fallen over onto the house.

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Would be a great place to play hide-and-seek.

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Too bad there were no pictures of the inside of the house.

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Tags: Roof · Landscaping · Curb Appeal · Garbage and/or Junk · Fixer-Upper · Siding · Other US Cities

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

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…

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New tile, please.

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New window please.

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

Inspirational Message For May

May 2nd, 2015 · 1 Comment

May our home always be too small to hold all of our friends.   Why not get a larger home?  Your friends won’t complain about being too cramped at parties then.

sign at front door may our home always be too small to hold all of our friends Sun City Arizona house for sale photo

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Tags: Other Arizona Cities · Siding