Entries Tagged as 'Paint'

Paint By Numbers

November 9th, 2016 · No Comments

Paintball splatter next to the house numbers.

161109a

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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.

white paint covering up graffiti walls Aurora Illinois home house for sale real estate photo

Classified information has been redacted.

white paint covering up graffiti walls Aurora Illinois home house for sale real estate photo

Conspiracy theories?  Or merely graffiti?

white paint covering up graffiti walls Aurora Illinois home house for sale real estate photo

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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?

fixer-upper neglected dilapidated peeling paint Battle Creek Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

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

fixer-upper unfinished renovations drywall missing Battle Creek Michigan home house for sale real estate photo

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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?

geometric angles paint design purple green triangles shapes Gilbert Arizona home house for sale photo

You hardly notice the damaged carpet.

geometric angles paint design purple green triangles shapes Gilbert Arizona home house for sale photo

The closet too!

geometric angles paint design purple green triangles shapes Gilbert Arizona home house for sale photo

Which color was painted first?

geometric angles paint design pink white shapes Peoria Arizona home house for sale photo

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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.

ceiling damage hole peeling paint fixer-upper Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Peeling paint everywhere.

ceiling damage peeling paint fixer-upper Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

The same room.

ceiling damage peeling paint fixer-upper Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

What happened?

ceiling damage peeling paint fixer-upper Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

No, really.  What happened?

ceiling damage hole peeling paint fixer-upper Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

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.

ceiling damage hole peeling paint fixer-upper Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

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

ceiling damage peeling paint fixer-upper Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

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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.

ROYGBIV red bric-a-brac fake brick wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Then we go to orange but not forgetting red.

ROYGBIV red carpet orange paint walls mirrors Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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

ROYGBIV bright yellow orange green paint walls Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Timeless sponge paint technique with green.

ROYGBIV outdated sponge paint green bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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

ROYGBIV blue paint bathroom vanity drawer missing gone Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

And finally, violet.

ROYGBIV purple violet painted kitchen cabinets Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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

Two Very Red Houses

September 15th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Want your house to get noticed?  Paint it bright red!!  Here’s an orange-red house in Casa Grande, Arizona.

very bright red paint exterior walls curb appeal Casa Grande Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

very bright red paint exterior walls curb appeal Casa Grande Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

They ran out of paint so now it looks orange.

very bright red paint exterior walls curb appeal Casa Grande Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Here’s a red house in Phoenix.

very bright red paint exterior walls curb appeal Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

very bright red paint exterior walls curb appeal Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Other Arizona Cities · Paint · Phoenix Homes

If You Can’t Remove Them, Create a Distraction

September 12th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Those John F. Long builder’s kitchen cabinets.  These sellers figured that if they couldn’t replace them, perhaps buyers would tolerate them if bright paint colors were used.

ugly bad design look John F. Long builder kitchen cabinets bright paint colors Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

We step back a few feet to see the rest of the kitchen.

ugly bad design look John F. Long builder kitchen cabinets bright paint colors Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

And step back even more.

ugly bad design look John F. Long builder kitchen cabinets bright paint colors Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

The kitchen from another angle.

ugly bad design look John F. Long builder kitchen cabinets bright paint colors Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Same cabinet doors in the bathroom.  Add acid green paint and tile shards…

ugly bad design look John F. Long builder bathroom cabinet vanity tile shards bright paint colors Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Bright paint colors in the bedroom.

bright paint colors bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Bright paint colors in the living room.

bright paint colors living room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · John F. Long cabinets · Kitchen · Paint · Phoenix Homes

Redrum In a Red Room?

August 31st, 2015 · 2 Comments

Is this totally red room a set for the movie The Shining?  Redrum = murder spelled backwards.

redrum The Shining movie set bedroom painted entirely in red paint ceiling too Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Paint · Phoenix Homes

New Coat of Paint Needed

August 12th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Orange you gonna paint that house?

orange paint peeling new coat needed poor bad curb appeal exterior Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Fresh paint please.

paint peeling new coat needed poor bad curb appeal exterior Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Paint · Phoenix Homes