Entries Tagged as 'Other US Cities'

Bargain Basement

March 29th, 2015 · 1 Comment

All included with full price offer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

piles of boxes stuff junk hoarding ugly creepy basement Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale photo

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Tags: Clutter · Garbage and/or Junk · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · Basement

Odd Bathtub

March 29th, 2015 · 3 Comments

These Des Moines, Iowa sellers enclosed their bathtub.

odd bathroom design bathtub enclosed with plywood painted blue Des Moines Iowa home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Other US Cities

Wall o’ Mirrors

March 23rd, 2015 · 2 Comments

There was a time when mirror tiles covered entire walls.  [Houston, Texas]

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It’s a reflection of the times.

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They added faux brick (bric-a-brac) to jazz up the mirrors.

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I saw this on a Realtor home tour.

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It’s used as a background for a bed.

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Wood Paneling · Family Photos · Other US Cities

Problem With Houston Housing

March 22nd, 2015 · No Comments

Vandalism and neglect in a Houston, Texas home.  That’s not what we meant by red carpet treatment.

drywall damage holes in wall vandalism chest drawers pulled out red carpet fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale

Don’t ask.

junk garbage on floor messy gross ugly dirty room fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale photo

Furniture included with the sale.

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It has a covered patio.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Bedroom · Garbage and/or Junk · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Siding · Other US Cities · People In Photos · Vandalism & Theft

Shelf Paper Flooring?

March 15th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Sure looks like shelf paper.  From a North Judson, Indiana home.

floral flowery shiny flooring looks like shelf paper North Judson Indiana home house for sale photo

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Tags: Flooring · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities

The Battle of Home Staging

March 15th, 2015 · 4 Comments

One of our readers is not pleased with the visual distractions in this $900,000 Battleground, Washington home.

cluttered office Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

Nice kitchen, but cluttered counters.

cluttered kitchen counters Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

Cat and lots of furniture.

cluttered family room cat pet cage Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

Dark photo makes it hard to focus on the room’s features.

cluttered dining room Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

Another dining room.

cluttered dining room Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Kitchen · Clutter · Office/Den · Pets · Dining Room · Other US Cities

Patterned Wallpaper

March 11th, 2015 · 6 Comments

How could patterned wallpaper ever go out of style?

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Houndstooth.

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Moroccan? With gold!

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Items on shelves.  How clever.

outdated old patterned wallpaper kitchen items on shelves Chandler Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Wall and floor pattern clash.

outdated old patterned wallpaper kitchen Sun City Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Fruit.

outdated old patterned wallpaper kitchen fruit Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

A mixture of images.  [Des Moines, Iowa]

outdated old patterned wallpaper dining room Des Moines Iowa home house for sale real estate photo

Circles and diamonds.  [North Judson, Indiana]

outdated old patterned wallpaper bathroom circles diamonds North Judson Indiana home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Wallpaper · Other Arizona Cities · Other US Cities · Chandler, AZ Homes

Handles In the Middle

March 11th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Why do people put handles in the middle of kitchen cabinet doors?  [Hot Springs, Arkansas]

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Hard to open the doors that way.  [Mesa, Arizona]

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And if you remove them, you now have 2 holes in the middle of the door.  [Phoenix]

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Cabinets · Other US Cities

Overkill

March 8th, 2015 · 2 Comments

A bit over the top at a Camas, Washington home.  Of course, if you have lots of money, you can buy anything.  And it shows.

taxidermy dead stuffed bear over the top gaudy bronze statues expensive Camas Washington home house for sale photo

The bar is open.  The fish are dead.  Does this spawn any interest?  Is that a railroad track on the right?

taxidermy fish on wall full bar expensive Camas Washington home house for sale photo

There is a railroad track at the top of this photo.  The track circles the room.  More statues.

fireplace lion statue expensive Camas Washington home house for sale photo

Pinball wizard!

arcade game pinball machine jackpot slot machine expensive Camas Washington home house for sale photo

Jackpot!  [Thank you, Fran, for sending us these photos.]

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Tags: Staging · Other US Cities · Taxidermy

Fake Fire

March 8th, 2015 · No Comments

One of our readers sent us this photo of a Cape Girardeau, Missouri home.  The fire adds warmth to the room.

artificial fake digital photoshopped fire in fireplace Cape Girardeau Missouri home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Fireplace · Poor Photography · Other US Cities