Entries Tagged as 'Paint'

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ROYGBIV outdated sponge paint green bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo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

X Marks the Spot

July 19th, 2015 · No Comments

Caution!!  Be careful walking on the floor of this Trenton, New Jersey home.

yellow caution tape in shape of an X on living room floor fixer-upper pink paint foreclosure Trenton New Jersey home house for sale photo

Watch out in the bathroom too!

yellow caution tape in shape of an X on bathroom floor fixer-upper foreclosure Trenton New Jersey home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Drywall Damage · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Foreclosure · Living Room · Other US Cities · Paint

Brighten Up a House With Paint

July 7th, 2015 · No Comments

Walls painted with tan paint are boring. Here are some nonconforming sellers.

many bright paint colors walls Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Diamonds are forever.

many bright paint colors walls diamonds Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

A multitude of hearts.

bright pink paint hearts stamped sponged on bedroom walls Peoria Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Pastels are making a comeback in Wilmington, North Carolina.

pastel paint colors orange green lavender bedroom walls Wilmington North Carolina home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Faux Paint & Murals · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Paint · Peoria, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes

Full Coverage Requested

May 22nd, 2015 · 3 Comments

Next time, please add several more coats of paint to the walls.

smeared paint on walls bad amateur incomplete painting too pale thin Avondale Arizona home house for sale photo

Swipe left!

smeared paint on walls bad amateur incomplete painting too pale thin Avondale Arizona home house for sale photo

Better paint coverage at this home, but not quite enough.

bad amateur incomplete not enough paint sponge Goodyear Arizona home house for sale photo

Getting closer, but still not enough paint.

bad amateur incomplete not enough paint bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Not enough paint on the roller.

bad amateur incomplete not enough paint on the roller wall stripes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

I’m suddenly craving bacon.

bad amateur incomplete not enough paint on the roller wall stripes Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Almost done in this room.  Just a little more at the bottom.

bad amateur incomplete not enough paint on the walls Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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

Peel Back the Years In Pittsburgh

May 3rd, 2015 · 3 Comments

A very a-peeling home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

peeling paint staircase fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

You can almost taste the lead-based paint by looking at it.

peeling paint staircase fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Might be a lot of fun to scrape the paint?

peeling paint staircase fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

The kitchen has potential.

kitchen damaged fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

So does the bathroom.

bathroom tile damaged fixer-upper neglected dilapidated Pittsburgh Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Fixer-Upper · Kitchen · Other US Cities · Paint

A Work In Progress

April 23rd, 2015 · No Comments

What?! No second sink?!

bathroom vanity toilet sink damaged vandalized destroyed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Can you make the window bigger?

bathroom vanity toilet sink damaged vandalized destroyed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

That shower seems a bit too big.

bathroom tiny small narrow skinny shower wall vandalized destroyed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

I want the pink insulation instead.

bedroom wall holes damaged yellow insulation vandalized destroyed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

The clouds seem so real.

purple bedroom wall holes copper wiring stolen vandalized destroyed fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Cover up that stain with carpet.

tile removed water stain on floor wood paneling fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Ceiling · Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Paint · Phoenix Homes · Vandalism & Theft · Wood Paneling