Entries Tagged as 'Other US Cities'

Basements Are Not Sexy

April 26th, 2015 · No Comments

Basements look creepy.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

creepy scary looking basement dark damp ugly old furnace pipes Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale photo

The poor gas meter reader who has to visit this Warren, Ohio basement every month.

creepy scary looking basement looks like lichen moss Warren Ohio home house for sale photo

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Tags: Other US Cities · Basement

Profession Painting Service In Warren, Ohio

April 19th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Want some custom painting done in your Warren, Ohio home?  Who can you call?  We know a guy.  Here are three examples of his fine work.

bad amateur ugly sponge faux paint job walls Warren Ohio home house for sale real estate photo

And this one.

bad amateur ugly sponge faux paint job walls Warren Ohio home house for sale real estate photo

How about some whimsy for your room?

bad amateur ugly polka dots pink paint job walls Warren Ohio home house for sale real estate photo

When someone suggests sponge painting or faux painting or painting dots at your house, connect the dots and “just say no.”

just say no to sponge faux painting in your home outdated out of style not popular anymore polka dots

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Tags: Faux Paint & Murals · Other US Cities

Safety Concern

April 19th, 2015 · No Comments

That guard rail doesn’t seem very secure.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

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Tags: Safety Issue · Other US Cities

Fun Back Yard

April 12th, 2015 · No Comments

So much fun can be had in this Philadelphia, Pennsylvania back yard.  You can play in the weeds, you can pick up sticks, you can wave at the dog next door, and plenty more.

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Tags: Landscaping · Pets · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Weeds · Other US Cities

Optical Illusions

April 12th, 2015 · 5 Comments

What’s going on with this Warren, Ohio home?  Squint your eyes.  It looks like it’s raised up with a sunken front door.

optical illusion home house looks like it's raised up and the front door is sunken or fallen down Warren Ohio

Does this Hot Springs, Arkansas house look crooked?

optical illusion home house looks like it's crooked slanted Hot Springs Arkansas

After rotating the photo, the house is level, but the power line shadow makes it look crooked.

optical illusion home house looks like it's crooked slanted Hot Springs Arkansas

Does the porch look like it’s caving in?  [Another Warren, Ohio home]

optical illusion home house porch looks like it's caving caved in Warren Ohio

Same at this angle.  Would that scare away buyers?

optical illusion home house porch looks like it's caving caved in Warren Ohio

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Philly Fixer

April 5th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Welcome to your new home!

water damage neglected dilapidated living room fixer-upper Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

The pride of Philadelphia.  Complete with fly strips.

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Chef’s kitchen.

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Another claw foot bathtub enclosed with plywood.

neglected dilapidated bathroom claw foot bathtub enclosed in plywood box fixer-upper Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Calgon, take me away.  From here.

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Tags: Flooring · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · 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.

wall of mirror tiles outdated decoration Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

It’s used as a background for a bed.

wall of mirror tiles outdated decoration Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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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.

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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