Entries Tagged as 'Paint'

Trunk Sale

April 16th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Aspen or birch tree trunks painted in the bathroom.

amateur painting aspen birch tree trunks bathroom wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Too bad they didn’t expand the tiny shower into that space.  Or install a vanity instead of a tiny pedestal sink.

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Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

Houston Fixer

April 13th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Neglected and vandalized Houston, Texas home.

The beauty of a black toilet is that you never have to clean it!!

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Damaged kitchen.

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We step back to get a better view of the kitchen.

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This bathroom escaped vandalism but not neglect.

ugly damaged neglected bathroom vanity sink major fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

This home offers a variety of flooring.

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Parquet flooring.

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And a third bathroom.

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Tags: Flooring · Bathroom · Kitchen · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities · Vandalism & Theft

Roll-On Paint Job

April 7th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Hardware stores and crafts stores sell paint rollers with patterns carved into the sponges.  Here they did a base coat of brown and then rolled it over with butterscotch.

ugly butterscotch yellow brown patterned roll-on roller sponge paint Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Yuck.

ugly butterscotch yellow brown patterned roll-on roller sponge paint Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

A Walk In the Park

April 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Fall colors.

old outdated wood paneling photo mural fall autumn trees leaves forest orange carpet Mesa Arizona home house for sale

Your escape from the hustle and bustle of the big city.

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Tags: Carpet · Mesa, AZ Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Wood Paneling · Ceiling Fan

Paint Canned

March 31st, 2014 · 5 Comments

A fresh coat of paint will do wonders for this ugly bathroom.

ugly neglected bathroom peeling paint fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

The kitchen needs fresh paint too.

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Tags: Paint · Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper

Beautiful Basement

March 30th, 2014 · 3 Comments

They tried to make the basement pretty by painting a dead tree and two sad cornstalks on the wall.  They’re also growing their own penicillin.  [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

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Tags: Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Other US Cities · Basement

Before & After $93,000 Net Gain

March 22nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

Modest home renovation with a nice profit margin.

Before Front of House.  Long-time owners who refinanced for $182,000 and let the house go back to the bank.  An investor bought it for $77,000.

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After Front of House.  The investor renovated the house and sold it for $170,000.

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Before Kitchen.

before after renovation remodeling project photo picture kitchen cabinets Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

After Kitchen.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before Dining Room.

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After Dining Room.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Bedroom.

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Before Back Yard.

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After Back Yard.

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Bonus:  Back of House.

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Tags: Flooring · Landscaping · Curb Appeal · Paint · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Back Yard · Before & After · Fence or Wall

March Madness!

March 20th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The NCAA college basketball tournament starts today.

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper

Five Springtime Murals

March 13th, 2014 · 2 Comments

It’s been a very cold winter and we all deserve an early hint of spring.  Let’s look at some cheerful murals.

The sponge paint border makes this floral mural pop.

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This mural with a big dead tree makes a great room divider.

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You can almost smell the ocean breeze.

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This one is actually quite good.  Too bad the sun shadows on the bottom right don’t match the shadows on the left.

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Vintage dining room mural from a 1969 Phoenix home.  Classic.

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Dining Room · Other Arizona Cities · Surprise, AZ Homes

Charleston Fixer-Upper

March 9th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Great opportunity at this Charleston, South Carolina home.

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See?  The kitchen already looks better from this angle.

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Stainless steel appliance included.

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The seller is giving you options:  Fireplace or big screen TV in the corner.

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Remodeled bathroom with new sink and toilet.

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Paint paralysis.  Blue or tan?  Tan or blue?

fixer-upper blue tan paint walls unfinished bedroom remodel Charleston South Carolina home house for sale real estate photo

(sigh)

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The brand-new front door should count for something, right?

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Room addition!  That’s a bonus feature!  Don’t look at the roof.

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Tags: Roof · Paint · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Remodeling · Fireplace · Cabinets · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Room Addition · Other US Cities