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People Online Are Cracking Up At These 56 Buildings Attempting To Hide Their Previous Purpose Shared In This Online Group

by Lukas Garnelis

Upcycling, reinventing and repurposing—every part and something can contribute to a constructing’s new shiny life. Changing buildings is kind of widespread and generally the change is kind of radical: a health club that beforehand was a church, a mall that was transformed into a faculty, or a Goal turned Walmart.
This one group on Reddit referred to as /r/NotFoolingAnybody that has 21.2k members is devoted to “images of buildings which have been transformed to different makes use of, but nonetheless strongly resemble their former use.”

And intentionally or not, the brand new administration chooses to recycle some particulars, like utilizing the letters from the font of the earlier enterprise and generally even preserving the identical logos. The funniest factor is you can typically inform that the masterminds repurposing the constructing or signal both had an excessive amount of wit or too little fantasy. Both manner, it’s fairly entertaining and beneath are the perfect examples of that, so don’t neglect to vote in your favourite ones.

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#1 Former KFC In Maiden, Nc Now A Mexican Restaurant. Col. Sanders Is Now Col. Sanchez

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Although a spot is transformed to an pressing care middle, the constructing ornament continues to be undoubtedly harking back to a hut that used to promote pizza, and a church on this city adorned with UV lights and no extra crosses is repurposed to be a nightclub. Normally the form of the constructing that was once a model that follows the corporate’s specs is the principle giveaway, however it additionally appears that a number of the new house owners of the locations could not be bothered to take away the earlier logos.

#2 Blockbuster Acquired Transformed To A Guide Retailer

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What is admittedly spectacular is the repurposing of purchasing malls into faculties, which, once you actually give it some thought, could make excellent sense as there are giant communal areas and what was once retail retailers that may function completely different lecture rooms. And what scholar wouldn’t prefer to have escalators to go from one flooring to a different?

#three Church In My Native City Transformed Into A Nightclub

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Fairly a number of submissions by persons are footage of former gasoline stations and automotive washes. Companies comparable to Dunkin Doughnuts or Starbucks are benefiting from the elements of the constructing which can be appropriate for a handy drive through. And let’s face it, going into an previous flamboyant Artwork Deco constructing that’s now a Walgreens undoubtedly makes you’re feeling a minimum of a tiny bit extra refined.

#four Useless Mall Turned Into Faculty Constructing. Shops Had been Transformed Into Lecture rooms

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#5 A Financial institution Transformed To Mcdonalds

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#6 Taco Bell –> Regulation Workplace

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#7 This CVS In An Previous Financial institution

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#eight A Church Transformed To A Grocery Retailer

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#9 A Former Cricket Wi-fi Is Now A Rooster Restaurant

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#10 Church Turned Into A Fitness center

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#11 A Former Burger King Listed On-line As A Townhouse

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#12 Dunkin’ Doughnuts Drive Via In A Former Fuel Station Automotive Wash.

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#13 Church Transformed To A Tattoo Parlor

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#14 Former Woolworths, Now A Walgreens. It Feels Like A Completely happy Accident That The Historic “W” Letter Nonetheless Works For The Constructing.

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#15 Home Transformed To Burger King – Columbus, Ga

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#16 Former Scorching Subject Now Veterans Museum Denton, Tx

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#17 Former Fuel Station, Turned Into A Subway With Outside Seating The place The Fuel Pumps Had been – Gypsum, Co

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#18 The Native Faculty Purchased A Walmart

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#19 This CVS In Dc Used To Be A Film Theater

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#20 This Starbucks Drive-Via In An Previous Automotive Wash

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#21 The House owners Ended Their Quiznos Franchise However Wished To Run A Sandwich Store Nonetheless

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#22 An Previous Paint Retailer Transformed To A Dvd Retailer

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#23 Superb

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#24 An Previous Hollywood Video Is Now Hollywood Smokin’

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#25 An Orthodontist’s Workplace Used To Be A Blockbuster [hinesville, Ga]

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#26 A Wendy’s In A Former Financial institution, Location Unknown

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#27 Hah! Cannot Idiot Me. That Used To Be A Taco B…wait

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#28 Hollywood Video Transformed To A Furnishings Retailer

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#29 Nickelodeon Studios! It Has Been Painted Over However You Can Nonetheless Inform What It Used To Be

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#30 This Used To Be A Majestic Liquor Retailer. The New House owners Actually Stretched Themselves With This One.

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#31 Anyone Named Kg Purchased A Native Fuel Station

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#32 Large Woodys Sports activities Bar (Bethlehem, Pa)

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#33 Greenback Tree In A Former Church, Location Unknown

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#34 Former Film Theatre, Now A Library

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#35 This Dominos In My Residence City Of Keyser Wv Was A Phillip’s 66 Fuel Station And Storage In The Early 80’s

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#36 Hollywood Flooring, One other Crappy Hollywood Video Conversion.

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#37 Basic Film Theater Transformed Into A Walgreens

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#38 KFC Transformed To Thai Restaurant

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#39 Taboo Grownup Superstore, Previously Taco Bell

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#40 Pizza Hut Turned Into A Sketchy Restaurant

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#41 Former Goal Turned Into A Walmart, They Painted The Goal Orbs Yellow As an alternative Of Eradicating Them

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#42 Burger King Transformed To Egg Roll King

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#43 Goodwill (Could Have?) Used To Be A Circuit Metropolis [savannah, Ga]

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#44 A Basic Film Theater In Greenpoint, Brooklyn That Has Since Been Turned Into A Starbucks

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#45 Mall Church (I’m Fairly Certain It Used To Be A Victoria’s Secret)

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#46 Esso/Exxon Tiger Statue At A Bp Station

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#47 Wendy’s Transformed To Taco John’s

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#48 Previous Hollister Now A Guide Retailer

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#49 Fitness center In A Former Ceremony Help

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#50 Little Caesar’s Pizza In A Former Sonic Drive-In; Location Unknown

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#51 Fuel Station Turned Into A Enhance Cell – North Carolina

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#52 5 Guys In A Former Pizza Hut In Westminster, Md

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#53 Greenback Tree In An Previous CVS. Toledo Oh

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#54 They Promise

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#55 An Deserted Diner In New Hampshire That Simply Left The Hollywood Video Signal Up

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#56 The Disney Retailer Of Inland Heart [san Bernardino, Ca] Is Now A Furnishings Retailer. You Can Nonetheless See The Outlines Of The Movie Reels Round The Entrance, And Mickey Shapes Etched Onto The Home windows.

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