Lawn Ornament Madness

August 8th, 2010 · 11 Comments

It’s not for sale, but we thought you’d get a kick out of this.  Talk about brightening up the neighborhood.  At least it looks very clean.  The windmill’s a cute touch.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Clutter · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Hall of Shame - Tacky Décor · Other US Cities · 1950s

11 responses so far ↓

  • 1 maria // Aug 8, 2010 at 1:15 pm

    I bet every dog in the neighborhood just loves this.

  • 2 yvonne // Aug 8, 2010 at 5:36 pm

    If this is what the outside looks like, I don’t want to see the inside of that house!

  • 3 WildCard~ // Aug 8, 2010 at 6:32 pm

    I spy thing going on here…;)

  • 4 Jayne // Aug 8, 2010 at 7:44 pm

    Maybe it’s a clever security system, I mean really would you rob this house?

  • 5 jim // Aug 9, 2010 at 12:03 pm

    Waldo’s just below the left window

  • 6 Joeygoat // Aug 9, 2010 at 2:25 pm

    I don’t think that is Waldo, I think it is Woody Woodpecker.

  • 7 Melykin // Aug 13, 2010 at 12:26 am

    Better than trash and rusty cars. As the comment says, at least it looks clean and cared for. I suppose it makes someone happy. The blue and white colour scheme saves it from looking too terrible.

  • 8 Angie // Jul 22, 2011 at 12:42 pm

    There was a home in San Carlos California that looked somewhat like this. The owners dedicated the lawn to their son or grandson who was a fireman. You can imagine what the lawn looked like; dog, truck, ladders..you get the drift. It’s no longer like that so not sure if they sold or the grandson/son asked them to remove it all. Well, that’s love for you!

  • 9 Ann Hamilton // Mar 7, 2012 at 12:23 pm

    I would like to use the photo of the house with all of the ornaments out front in a presentation I am doing. Do you own the photo? Can I have permission to use it?

    Thanks,
    Ann

  • 10 Leif // Mar 7, 2012 at 1:07 pm

    Ann, It’s from the public domain.

  • 11 Trisha // Apr 6, 2014 at 5:56 pm

    So…how do you get to the front door???

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