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    16 Home Makeovers That, Uh, Weren't Very Good

    Would you rather have turf or sand for carpeting?

    1. Everyone's been in a living room that looks like this...

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    ...and everyone would probably prefer to stay in that living room as opposed to this one:

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    2. Sure, this entryway was run down...

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    ...but was it worse than bright yellow walls, turf carpeting, and a fish tank window that looks in at the toilet?

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    Here's how the homeowners reacted, btw:

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    3. Those same people had their very plain bedroom worked on as well...

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    ...and it was turned into this:

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    Oof.

    4. This bedroom was nothing special...

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    ...but then it became this and, uh, yeah. Those are bananas on the wall.

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    5. This living room was meh...

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    ...but it was better than having pink ceilings and actual hay for wallpaper.

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    Organic hay, apparently.

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    6. Does it even matter what the before pic of this looked like? These people have frickin' sand for carpeting.

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    SAND.

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    7. This bedroom went from not much going on...

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    ...to WAY too much happening:

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    Yep.

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    8. Wall murals can be nice. but not when it's a mural of your interior designer's face???

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    9. And you know what else an interior designer shouldn't do? Suspend your furniture from the ceiling.

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    10. Here was a space that needed a little work...

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    ...and ended up getting a lot of work:

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    11. This kitchen needed an update...

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    ...and it definitely got...something:

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    Here's a close-up of that floor, by the way:

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    :/

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    12. Being in this room would get old pretty fast...

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    ...like, almost within minutes of standing in it.

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    13. And here's a bedroom makeover that wasn't so bad, except for the addition of a pearl-hoarding, taxidermy squirrel directly facing the bed.

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    14. Here's a makeover that's perhaps a little busy for some people...

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    ...especially the guy whose bedroom it was:

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    15. This was a nice brick fireplace...

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    ...until it wasn't:

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    And these people *really* loved their old fireplace.

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    16. And finally, we don't need to see "before" pictures to agree that this is not what a kitchen should look like...

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    ???

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    ?!?!?!

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