Update Your Tired Patio Set

Update Your Tired Patio Set

Update Your Tired Patio Set Curb appeal for your home is the FIRST impression that people make when they pull up to your house.  Walk across the street right now and take a really good impartial look at your house. What’s your curb appeal?  Is it contemporary and update to date?  Or tired and dated looking?  Your patio set or bistro set or cafe set, whatever you call it, can have a huge impact on…

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What’s the No. 1 question I get asked when I walk through someone’s home to stage it?

What’s the No. 1 question I get asked when I walk through someone’s home to stage it?

What’s the No. 1 question I get asked when I walk through someone’s home to stage it?   Give up?  The No. 1 question I get asked when I do a staging consult is ………… “What Color Should I Paint My Walls !!!!”  The popular staging color currently is gray.  But wait !  Before you say you hate gray, there are a lot of different shades of gray (no pun intended) and there is bound…

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Top 10 Interior Design Trends for 2015

Top 10 Interior Design Trends for 2015

Top 10 Interior Design Trends for 2015 Just like the fashion industry where fashion trends come and go, the interior design industry also experiences trends that come and go. The trends for 2015 (in no particular order) are: 1. Big sectional sofas in living rooms. Long gone are the days where the living rooms were very formal and only used for Sunday company.  Homeowners want more use out of this room and are putting in…

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How To Re-Design Your Family Bathroom

How To Re-Design Your Family Bathroom

How To Re-Design Your Family Bathroom Upgrading a bathroom definitely is high on the list of renovations that increase the value to your home.  But not only will a bathroom reno increase your property value, it will just make you feel de-stressed and relax when you are in your bathroom – especially if you enjoy your long baths with a good book and a glass of wine at the end of the day. Designing a…

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10 Staging Tips to Sell Your Home Fast

10 Staging Tips to Sell Your Home Fast

10  Staging Tips to Sell Your Home Fast   1. Depersonalize. Depersonalize. Depersonalize. Buyers needs to picture themselves in your room.  80% of the buyers have difficulty visualizing themselves in rooms that smack of the owner’s personality.   Of the 20% that can visualize, they will low ball their offer for the “work” they feel they need to do.  Remove quirky decorating, family photos, trophies, degrees etc.   2. Declutter.  Declutter.  Declutter.      …

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