Entries Tagged as 'Shower Curtain'

Before & After With New Cabinets

April 13th, 2013 · 4 Comments

Before Kitchen with ugly John F. Long (builder) cabinets in 2010.

ugly design John F Long builder kitchen cabinets Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Before Kitchen in 2006.  This home was purchased like this for $187,000 at the height of the real estate bubble.

ugly design John F Long builder kitchen cabinets Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

After Kitchen in 2013.  One house at a time, those ugly cabinets are going away.

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

Before Kitchen in 2010.  They added a microwave oven above the sink and replaced the back splash.  They tried selling it as a short sale for $99,900, but failed.  It was re-listed and evidentually sold as a short sale for $42,500 in 2010.

ugly design John F Long builder kitchen cabinets Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

After Kitchen in 2013.  The new buyer paid $120,000.

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Before Bathroom in 2006.

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After Bathroom in 2013.

before after renovation remodeling project bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Before 2nd Bathroom in 2010.

ugly amateur bathroom renovation remodel Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

After 2nd Bathroom in 2013.

before after renovation remodeling project bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Before Family Room in 2006.

ugly stove fireplace outdated family room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Before Family Room in 2010.

outdate stove fireplace family room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

After Family Room in 2013.  No more free-standing stove.

before after renovation remodeling project family room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Before Front of House.

before after renovation remodeling project front yard Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

After Front of House.

before after renovation remodeling project front yard Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Remodeling · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Shower Curtain · John F. Long cabinets

Creepy Shower Curtain

March 2nd, 2013 · 6 Comments

I showed this house to my client and we were shocked and amused by the creepy shower curtain.  I had to take a photo and share it with you.  The previous renter left it behind.  My client ended up buying the house. 

creepy spooky shower curtain silhouette of body hands pressed up Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Shower Curtain

Baths Gone Bad

February 24th, 2013 · 1 Comment

There’s plenty of hot water here.  [Brookhaven, Mississippi]

ugly bathroom fixer-upper needs work neglected Brookhaven Mississippi home house for sale

Ah, the ol’ college prank of putting plastic wrap over the toilet.  Particularly funny if your roommate has diarrhea or bulemia.  [Hillsdale, Michigan]

ugly bathroom fixer-upper needs work unfinished drywall Hillsdale Michigan home house for sale

Gladys couldn’t leave well enough alone.  Check out the shower ceiling.  [Augusta, Maine]

ugly bathroom shower curtain wet stained shower ceiling Augusta Maine home house for sale

We can check this one off our list.  [Houston, Texas]

ugly checkerboard pattern black white tile bathroom Houston Texas home house for sale

This blue bathroom was all the rage when it was built in 1973.  [Jackson, Mississippi]

1973 vintage original blue bathtub toilet wallpaper Jackson Mississippi home house for sale

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Tags: Bathroom · Wallpaper · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities · Shower Curtain

Wallpaper Selections

February 18th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Olive wallpaper is actually fitting for a wet bar.

wallpaper olives wet bar Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Pastel flowers are soothing in a bathroom.

old outdated pink floral wallpaper bathroom Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Or darken the mood with flowers.

old outdated dark floral wallpaper bathroom Sun City West Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Spring flowers.

old outdated pastel floral wallpaper bathroom Surprise Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Mesa, AZ Homes · Wallpaper · Other Arizona Cities · Surprise, AZ Homes · Shower Curtain

Shower Curtains Make a Statement

January 31st, 2013 · 4 Comments

Be dramatic.

ugly shower curtain bathroom El Mirage Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

To ensure complete privacy, close the bathroom door, hide behind a curtain and behind a frosted glass door.

ugly shower curtain bathroom Avondale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Get a very heavy and dark shower curtain to block out the light.

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Go retro.

ugly shower curtain bathroom Chandler Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Be cool.

penguins shower curtain bathroom Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Create a theme.

cowboy horse Chester shower curtain bathroom San Tan Valley Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Monkey around.  [Somerset, Kentucky]

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Other Arizona Cities · Glendale, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Chandler, AZ Homes · Shower Curtain

Cluttered Augusta, Maine Home

January 6th, 2013 · 2 Comments

The snowman says it’s time to tidy up the living room.  Too much stuff when selling.

cluttered living room too much stuff snowman poor bad home staging Augusta Maine house for sale

The shower curtain is certainly unique.

ugly shower curtain pink frills yellow paint walls bathroom Augusta Maine home house for sale

Let’s clean up the bedroom.

cluttered bedroom too much stuff items poor bad home staging Augusta Maine house for sale

And this bedroom too.

cluttered bedroom too much stuff items poor bad home staging Augusta Maine house for sale

And the front porch.

cluttered front porch too much stuff items poor bad home staging Augusta Maine house for sale

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Tags: Staging · Bathroom · Living Room · Bedroom · Clutter · Family Photos · Holiday Décor · Other US Cities · Shower Curtain · Bedspread

Sports Authority

December 19th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Big New Orleans Saints fan.

New Orleans Saints football jersey on bedroom wall big fan Phoenix Arizona home house

Green Bay Packers fan.

Green Bay Packers flag on bedroom wall big fan Surprise Arizona home house for sale

Big Indian Hoosier fan.

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Tags: Staging · Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Surprise, AZ Homes · Shower Curtain

Curtain Call

November 15th, 2012 · 8 Comments

People like to decorate with curtains.  Sometimes unsuccessfully.

Curtains on the back patio.  [Avondale, Arizona]

ugly dark green curtains back yard patio Avondale Arizona home house for sale photo

Double curtains separating an office or sitting room.  [El Mirage, Arizona]

ugly décor double lace curtains office sitting room El Mirage Arizona home house for sale photo

Black feather boa.  It’s show time!  [Phoenix]

ugly décor pink curtains bedroom black feather boa Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Curtain used between the kitchen and the family room.  Probably a huge pain in the neck.  [Phoenix]

ugly décor curtain sheet to separate divide kitchen family room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Green curtains in the bathroom.  [Cleveland, Ohio]

ugly décor green curtains around bathtub bathroom Cleveland Ohio home house for sale photo

They must have a lot of mosquitoes in Texas.  [Burnet, Texas]

ugly décor mosquito netting used as shower curtain Burnet Texas home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other US Cities · Shower Curtain

Colorful Shower Curtain

October 29th, 2012 · 3 Comments

It’s certainly a colorful shower curtain.  Could make for a great Halloween costume.  How about pushing it to the side so we can see the shower?

ugly colorful bright pink purple blue shower curtain bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house

Oh.  Never mind.  Tile’s missing.

ugly colorful bright pink purple blue shower curtain bathroom Phoenix Arizona home house

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Tags: Bathroom · Phoenix Homes · Shower Curtain

Dirty Pool, Dirty Spa, Windows 8, Buckles, & Basement

September 21st, 2012 · 2 Comments

Pool tables make great storage for clothes.

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Bathrooms are great places to store belts.

ugly shower curtain belts bathroom bad MLS photos Phoenix

When a seller advertises new windows, be sure the windows are installed.

dirty dusty filthy ugly patio bad MLS photos Phoenix home house real estate

When a seller advertises a spa, be sure it’s clean and operational.  Yuk.

dirty filthy ugly disgusting hot tub spa bad MLS photos Phoenix home house

Bargain basement.  Really?

ugly nasty basement guest room bad MLS photos Phoenix home house

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Tags: Bathroom · Pool & Spa · Bedroom · Clutter · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Fixer-Upper · Shower Curtain · Basement