Modest Before & After Remodel

April 12th, 2014 · 3 Comments

This home just needed a little tidying up and updating.

Before Bedroom.  An investor bought it for $80,000.

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After Bedroom.  Once cleared out and with modest upgrades, the house sold for $125,000.

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Before 2nd Bedroom.

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After 2nd Bedroom.

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Before Bathroom.

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After Bathroom.

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Before 2nd Bathroom.

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After 2nd Bathroom.

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Before Family Room.  With wet bar.

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After Family Room.  New carpet was the only thing done here.

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Before Front of House.

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After Front of House.

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Before Swimming Pool.

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After Swimming Pool.

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Before Back Yard Patio.

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After Back Yard Patio.

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I don’t have a matching photo for the next 3 photos.

Before Bedroom.

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Before Bedroom.

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After Kitchen.

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→ 3 CommentsTags: Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Pool & Spa · Bedroom · Clutter · Remodeling · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Before & After · Wet Bar

Brown & Serve

April 11th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Everything’s dark brown.

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Don’t have to worry about spilling anything on this dark floor.  No one will ever know.

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→ 4 CommentsTags: Flooring · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Cabinets

Target Marketing

April 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The sellers are sending a clear message to buyers:  Don’t even think of offering less than full price or they’ll be gunning for you.

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→ 1 CommentTags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes

Monkeyshine

April 10th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Monkey see, monkey don’t tidy up.

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Ball caps and other clutter in another bedroom.  The fan helps spread the stinky shoe smell around the room.

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Dirty toilet.

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The towel blocks the view of the shower.

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Cluttered kitchen counter.

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Where’s the refrigerator?

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Another cluttered bedroom.

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Close-up view of this messy bedroom.

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Oh, look.  People available to clean up the house.

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Guest house with clutter.  No surprise.

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Cluttered guest house kitchen.

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The back yard.

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→ 3 CommentsTags: Staging · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Stuffed Animals · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · People In Photos · Hats

Given the Brush Off

April 9th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Note to self:  Do NOT use the hair brushes in this house!

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→ 4 CommentsTags: Bathroom · Glendale, AZ Homes

Red Ribbon Property

April 9th, 2014 · No Comments

I see a red ribbon.

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Must be a red ribbon home then.

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→ No CommentsTags: Kitchen · Other Arizona Cities · Holiday Décor

King of the Throne

April 8th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Now that Game of Thrones started its new season, it seems appropriate that we have a King of the Porcelain Throne in Casa Grande, Arizona.

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→ 4 CommentsTags: Staging · Bathroom · Clutter · Other Arizona Cities · Shower Curtain

Shadow Inventory

April 8th, 2014 · No Comments

Uh, we can see the shadow of your head, Mr. Photographer.

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The professional photographer used a tripod.  Unfortunately, the tripod shadow is not professional.

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The photographer tried a different angle.  Nope, didn’t help.  The shadow is still there.

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→ No CommentsTags: Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Poor Photography

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.

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Yuck.

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→ 5 CommentsTags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

A Rolling Stone Gathers No Moss

April 7th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Gun safe.  Tiger bedspread.  Rolling Stones poster.  What’s not to love?

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→ 2 CommentsTags: Staging · Bedroom · Glendale, AZ Homes · Bedspread