I have been thinking a lot lately about making a real estate investment. I have started to get a feel for what is on the market locally (South Jersey). This house is so sad…..I would love to make it happy.
I would love to make it look like this. Source – housekaboddle.com
The enclosed porch
There’s not a lot of room to decorate the enclosed front porch, most especially with the heating thing that’s in the way. But, how much room do you need to make a small space look beautiful?
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Let’s step inside…do you think ghastly is a good word?
What adjective would you use to describe the living room
Where to begin? I would start with changing the front door and ripping the paneling off. I would hope that hardwood flooring would be the only thing lurking under the carpet.
A new front door. Source – Authentic Home Blog
Oh! A fireplace
I would definitely paint the fireplace white.
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More paneling to remove
I like the blue and white combo for the dining room with the up-dated look of applied moulding on the bottom.
Benjamin Moore Stratton Blue. Source – Apartment Therapy
Do I need to explain the kitchen?
There’s plenty of room for this island
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What about the bath? Side note – pet peeve – toilet seats left up when agent takes pic and posts.
If I want to keep pink as the inspiration color – I know I won’t be able to afford to do this.
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So….I can paint the walls gray to tone down the pink
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Are you surprised by the bedrooms?
Simplicity is the word for the look of the redone bedrooms
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And then this needs to be replaced
What is it?
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