Entries Tagged as '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: Paint · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities

Inspirational Message For March

March 1st, 2016 · 6 Comments

Relax.  All you need is love.  Love is all you need.

all you need is love love is all you need message on bedroom wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

The Academy Awards Are Tomorrow Night

February 27th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Which movie will take home the Oscar for Best Picture tomorrow?

The Big Short, a movie about the financial & real estate crisis?  [I took this photo in a bank-owned house many years ago; sorry for the language]

naughty greedy bank insert house in ass angry home owner wrote on wall foreclosure home house Phoenix Arizona

Bridge of Spies?

cluttered messy disorganized chaotic bedroom poor bad home staging telescope Phoenix Arizona home house

Brooklyn?  [This is as close as I could get to a Brooklyn photo]

glass mural of twin towers New York City Manhattan skyline family photos Phoenix Arizona home house

Mad Max?

beat-up junker cars vehicles in back yard Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

The Martian?

solar system planets shower curtain bathroom Laveen Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

The Revenant?  [Leonardo got revenge on that bear!]

bearskin rug taxidermy dead bear on wall Christmas tree Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Room?

cluttered junky disorganized bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Spotlight?  [That movie has at least four fans.]

living room collection crosses four fans Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Other Arizona Cities · Collections · Family Photos · Holiday Décor · Bad Parking · Taxidermy · Shower Curtain

Three Murals

February 23rd, 2016 · 1 Comment

A bald eagle from North America visited an orangutan from Asia and a gorilla from Africa.

bedroom wall mural bald eagle orangutan gorilla Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Choo choo.

bedroom wall mural Thomas the Railroad train Casa Grande Arizona home house for sale photo

The green water is relaxing.

bedroom wall photo mural mountain lake scene green water Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Other Arizona Cities

Creative Paint In Chicago

February 21st, 2016 · No Comments

These photos were sent to us from one of our readers.  Thank you.

Polka-dots in a Chicago, Illinois home.

pink green polka-dots bedroom walls Chicago Illinois home house for sale real estate photo

Feeling green in a different Chicago home.

green paint walls Chicago Illinois home house for sale real estate photo

Totally black in a Ford Heights, Illinois home.

black paint walls ceiling Ford Heights near Chicago Illinois home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Faux Paint & Murals · Other US Cities

Disneyland’s 60th Anniversary

February 21st, 2016 · No Comments

ABC TV has a special program tonight to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Disneyland.  Can you find Mickey Mouse in all this mess?  There are several.  Don’t let the knotted curtains distract you.

Mickey Mouse doll phone knotted curtains drapes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Mickey Mouse & Minnie Mouse are so happy.

Mickey Mouse Minnie shower curtain bathroom Laveen Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Is Mickey raising his leg so he can pee in the toilet?  Or is he trying to kick the lid down?

Mickey Mouse shower curtain bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Mickey Mouse looks down on you while you sleep, like a guardian angel.

Mickey Mouse doll on bedroom wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Mickey’s cousin Gabriel Mouse?

Mickey Mouse painted on wall Gabriel Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals · Dolls · Other Arizona Cities · Shower Curtain

Inspirational Message For February

February 1st, 2016 · 1 Comment

Relax.  All you need is love.  Love is all you need.  Have a happy February.

all you need is love love is all you need quote on bedroom wall relax Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

Grandma’s House

January 3rd, 2016 · 3 Comments

These photos were sent to us from a fan.  Perhaps he was nostalgic for the good ol’ days.  Not necessarily ugly by this blog’s standards, but let’s say charming, like Grandma’s house.  From Grove City, Pennsylvania.

dining room wood paneling Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Quaint kitchen.  How many delicious meals were made here?  From scratch, no less.

kitchen Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Who wouldn’t want to stay here when visiting Grandma?

bedroom photo mural Grove City Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Kitchen · Bedroom · Faux Paint & Murals · Dining Room · Wood Paneling · Other US Cities · Grandma's House

Minneapolis Diamond In the Rough

December 20th, 2015 · 8 Comments

These photos were sent to us from a fan in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  She does not plan to buy this house.

dirty messy chaotic kitchen stuff junk clutter fixer-upper Minneapolis Minnesota home house for sale real estate photo

Look at all that extra storage space.

dirty messy chaotic kitchen stuff junk clutter fixer-upper Minneapolis Minnesota home house for sale real estate photo

Exquisite wood grain on the cabinet doors.

dirty messy chaotic kitchen stuff junk clutter fixer-upper Minneapolis Minnesota home house for sale real estate photo

The seller is allowing buyers to make final decisions on the bathroom remodel.

dirty messy chaotic bathroom remodel not finished fixer-upper Minneapolis Minnesota home house for sale real estate photo

Remodel is finished in the 2nd bathroom.

bathroom remodel not finished fixer-upper Minneapolis Minnesota home house for sale real estate photo

Most sellers would rake the leaves before having real estate photos taken.  Not this one.

leaves not raked front exterior curb appeal fixer-upper Minneapolis Minnesota home house for sale real estate photo

The tire swing will be a big hit with the kiddies.

leaves not raked back yard tire swing exterior curb appeal fixer-upper Minneapolis Minnesota home house for sale real estate photo

And they’re really gonna love the Looney Tunes garage door.

garage door painted with unfinished mural Looney Tunes cartoons fixer-upper Minneapolis Minnesota home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Kitchen · Garage or Carport · Clutter · Faux Paint & Murals · Garbage and/or Junk · Refrigerator Magnets · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · People In Photos

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