Entries Tagged as 'Other US Cities'

A Variety of Art

June 24th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Popsicle!  Cool?

art painting sunglasses woman popsicle Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Goat!

art painting goat bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Moo!

art painting cow bedroom Prescott Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Pin-up posters.  Inappropriate?

art girlie pin-up girls lingerie bras posters office Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Bronzed beauty.

bronze statue of naked lady woman Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Other US Cities · Art

Tigers & Cheetahs

June 21st, 2015 · No Comments

Our reader, C.H., is intrigued by the tiger theme at this Omaha, Nebraska home.

tiger theme motif living room décor rug artwork Omaha Nebraska home house for sale real estate photo

It’s grrrrreat.

tiger theme motif living room décor rug artwork Omaha Nebraska home house for sale real estate photo

The handles in the middle of the kitchen cabinet doors caught C.H.’s eyes too.

handles in the middle of the cabinet doors kitchen Omaha Nebraska home house for sale real estate photo

We spotted some cheetahs in a Phoenix home.

two cheetahs in rug design Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

So many home decorating choices out there.

two cheetahs in rug design Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Rugs · Other US Cities

Shower Curtain Call

June 17th, 2015 · 3 Comments

Here’s our salute to Hollywood movies, expressed through shower curtains.  Here we see dozens of movie stars.

Hollywood movie stars actors actresses pictures on shower curtain bathroom Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

The Birdcage.

shower curtain bathroom bird cages Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

The Mighty Ducks.

shower curtain bathroom two ducks holding umbrellas Casa Grande Arizona home house for sale photo

The Two Moose-keteers?

shower curtain bathroom two moose Surprise Arizona home house for sale photo

Ocean’s Eleven?  Starring Shelley Duvall?  [Wilmington, North Carolina]

shower curtain bathroom seashells shells Wilmington North Carolina home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Surprise, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Shower Curtain

Do Knot Do This

June 8th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Those dreaded knotted curtains have now shown up in Warren, Ohio.

ugly bad stupid horrible trend look knotted knotting tying window drapes curtains in knots Warren Ohio home house for sale photo

This horrible trend is all over the Phoenix metro area, including El Mirage.

ugly bad stupid horrible trend look knotted knotting tying window drapes curtains in knots El Mirage Arizona home house for sale photo

Meanwhile, back in Phoenix…  Sheer elegance?  Knot!  (Not!)

ugly bad stupid horrible trend look knotted knotting tying window drapes curtains in knots Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Uneven knotted curtains are worse.

ugly bad stupid horrible trend look knotted knotting tying window drapes curtains in knots Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

What’s the point?  The knotted curtains block your view.  And if you open them at night for privacy, why isn’t there a curtain over the door’s window?

ugly bad stupid horrible trend look knotted knotting tying window drapes curtains in knots Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

We find knotted curtains in Mesa, Arizona too.  [Next 3 photos]

ugly bad stupid horrible trend look knotted knotting tying window drapes curtains in knots Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

Uneven!

ugly bad stupid horrible trend look knotted knotting tying window drapes curtains in knots Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

Why???!

ugly bad stupid horrible trend look knotted knotting tying window drapes curtains in knots Mesa Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Kitchen · Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Other US Cities · Make It Stop

The Windows of America

June 7th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Here’s how folks are decorating their windows across America.  Let’s start in Houston, Texas.  Here we see floral pattern drapery with timeless ruffled edging.

ugly tacky dust ruffle bedspread used as window curtain drapery unfinished drywall Houston Texas home house for sale photo

Also popular in Houston is the layered look for window curtains.  Only 2 fabrics?  Why not go for three?

ugly tacky sheets used as window curtain drapery old TV mattresses on the floor bedroom Houston Texas home house for sale photo

Pastels are making a comeback in Wichita Falls, Texas.  If only they had knotted the curtains!!!

pastel pink window coverings treatment drapery panels sheers curtains Wichita Falls Texas home house for sale photo

Over in North Judson, Indiana, they prefer more formal window treatments.

old outdated heavy window coverings treatment drapery panels sheers curtains North Judson Indiana home house for sale photo

Elegance perfected in North Judson.

old outdated blue window coverings treatment drapery curtains wood paneling North Judson Indiana home house for sale photo

True fact:  It’s written in the North Judson city charter and housing deeds that scalloped curtains are required.

old outdated scalloped window coverings treatment drapery curtains wood paneling North Judson Indiana home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Window Coverings · Wood Paneling · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities · Wet Bar

Killed & Mounted

June 3rd, 2015 · 3 Comments

One less cougar in Arizona.  We’re all grateful for that!  They used the cougar’s blood to stain the lampshade!

dead killed mounted cougar head taxidermy wood paneling stained lampshade Overgaard Arizona home house for sale photo

Add some lights to a deer head.

dead killed mounted deer head taxidermy Peoria Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

What a great idea for a hat rack!

dead killed mounted deer head taxidermy used as hat rack javelina garage Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Where the deer and the antelope no longer play.

dead killed mounted deer antelope head taxidermy Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

This photo was sent by our reader Rodney, thank you.  Portland, Oregon home with a dead elk and a dead turkey.

dead killed mounted elk head stuffed turkey taxidermy Portland Oregon home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Wood Paneling · Peoria, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Taxidermy

Cute As a Cupcake

May 31st, 2015 · 5 Comments

What’s not to love about this Wichita Falls, Texas kitchen?

outdated old kitchen oven pink cabinets orange wall paint Wichita Falls Texas home house for sale photo

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Tags: Kitchen · Cabinets · Other US Cities

Hangers

May 31st, 2015 · No Comments

Hangers are great home staging decorations, right?  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

closet of wire hangers Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

I have a friend who makes fun of the way I pronounce hangers.  I say hayn-ers.  Is it supposed to be h-angers?  [Wichita Falls, Texas]

closet of hangers Wichita Falls Texas home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Other US Cities

Floor Patterns

May 25th, 2015 · No Comments

Random tile pattern in Lubbock, Texas.

random floor tile pattern left-over pieces Lubbock Texas home house for sale real estate photo

Or you can have an organized tile pattern like this Mesa, Arizona home’s floor.

floor tile pattern alternating colors Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Vinyl floor tiles can be placed in interesting patterns.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

floor tile pattern vinyl color squares kitchen Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Rolled vinyl sheets come in “random” ”stone” patterns.  [Glendale, Arizona]

random faux fake stone pebble pattern vinyl rolled flooring kitchen Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Also in geometric patterns.  [Phoenix]

green geometric squares pattern vinyl rolled flooring kitchen Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Flooring · Tile · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Glendale, AZ Homes · Other US Cities

Fireplaces Aren’t Important Selling Features

May 24th, 2015 · No Comments

These Gainesville, Georgia sellers could care less about their fireplace, so they blocked it with a sofa, not realizing that buyers would want to see it.

fireplace view blocked by sofa couch poor home staging Gainesville Georgia house for sale real estate photo

Over in Lake City, Florida, the sellers desecrated their fireplace with outdated faux paint treatment.

ugly faux paint treatment outdated red white gray stripes fireplace surround Lake City Florida home house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Fireplace · Faux Paint & Murals · Other US Cities