Entries Tagged as 'Paint'

Concho See Yourself Living Here?

June 13th, 2017 · 12 Comments

When four readers tell you about a house for sale, you’d better share it with others. Thanks to Karen, Karla, Eva, & Sarah, we present the cat house in Concho, Arizona. We’ll let the photos tell the story.

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Tags: Art · Attic · Bathroom · Collections · Family Room · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Hall of Shame - Ugly Décor · Kitchen · Other Arizona Cities · Paint · Ugly Décor · What Were They Thinking?!?!

Tan Your Hide In Mabelvale

June 4th, 2017 · 3 Comments

One of our readers, thank you, sent photos of a foreclosed home in Mabelvale, Arkansas, located near Little Rock and only one mile away from Bass Pro Shop on I-30. We did a little sleuthing and found photos when it was up for sale before the bank took it back.

They have a tanning bed in their bedroom! Along with a Sturgis (South Dakota) Black Hills Rally flag.

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Many items on display in another bedroom including Valentine’s Day balloons.

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Booze and more on display around the fireplace.

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If we step back and shift to the left, we see the rest of the room.

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The only overhead light in the kitchen needs a cover.

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You have two options leaving the front porch: stairs or slide.

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You can shoot hoops while jumping on the trampoline. And there are two giant TVs on the porch. The riding mower does not convey with the house.

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These are the current photos sent by our reader. No more trampoline or TVs in front. Bummer.

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The slide and the rider mower are gone too.

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The front side of the house.

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Tags: Bedroom · Clutter · Curb Appeal · Foreclosure · Holiday Décor · Kitchen · Other US Cities · Paint · Staging · Window · Wood Paneling

Feeling Partially Blue

March 31st, 2017 · 1 Comment

Somewhat blue bedroom walls.

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Another messy bedroom.

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And another disorganized bedroom, ‘though slightly better.

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Another view.

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And then the kitchen.

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Tags: Bedroom · Clutter · Kitchen · Paint · People In Photos · Phoenix Homes · Staging · Window Coverings

Painted With Care

March 2nd, 2017 · 1 Comment

Purposeful painting at a Phoenix home.

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Every brush stroke was done for a reason.

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From swooshes and smears to polka dots in another bedroom.

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They made their mark. About 1000 times.

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Tags: Faux Paint & Murals · Paint · Phoenix Homes

Paint By Numbers

November 9th, 2016 · No Comments

Paintball splatter next to the house numbers.

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Tags: Paint · Phoenix Homes · Vandalism & Theft

Redacted

July 31st, 2016 · 1 Comment

We are not allowed to see what is on the walls of this Aurora, Illinois home.

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Classified information has been redacted.

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Conspiracy theories?  Or merely graffiti?

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Tags: Other US Cities · Paint

Half the Battle (Creek)

March 20th, 2016 · 2 Comments

One of our readers sent us photos of homes in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Here are 2 of the best/worst.

Very a-peeling home?

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Were they going for a pseudo-modern industrial look at this house?

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Tags: Drywall Damage · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · Paint

Paint Angles

December 10th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Creative painting in 3 homes.  Inspired?

geometric angles paint design M green white Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

How many triangles do you count?

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You hardly notice the damaged carpet.

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The closet too!

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Which color was painted first?

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Tags: Gilbert, AZ Homes · Paint · Peoria, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes

Grove City Home Part 1 of 3

November 29th, 2015 · 2 Comments

This is our first post in a series of photos from a Grove City, Pennsylvania home, provided to us from an anonymous reader. We’ll look up at the home’s ceilings today.

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Peeling paint everywhere.

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The same room.

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What happened?

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No, really.  What happened?

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It’s one thing to have a small water leak, but when you let it continue over time it will create major damage.  And it appears that there were leaks all over the house.

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This didn’t happen overnight.  It’s years of neglect.

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Tags: Ceiling · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · Paint · Water Damage

Roy G. Biv’s House

September 28th, 2015 · No Comments

ROYGBIV = colors of the rainbow: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet

This house has 6 of the 7 colors, starting with red.

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Then we go to orange but not forgetting red.

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Then yellow, with a throwback to orange and a look-ahead to green.

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Timeless sponge paint technique with green.

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Then to blue with a little shout-out to purple/violet.  Sorry, no indigo.

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And finally, violet.

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Tags: Bathroom · Carpet · Faux Paint & Murals · Kitchen · Paint · People In Photos · Phoenix Homes