What do you think of when you come home to your front door? Do you get a big grin on your face just because the color makes you happy or are you frowning because it just is so blah? Face it, it has been a hot summer and the plants/flowers are looking pretty sad but… Read More Does Your Front Door Show Your Personal Style?
I have been a professional home stager for almost nine years but realistically I have been a stager since childhood. Really! As a child, Mom would hand each of us kiddos a brush and point us to a specific area where we would all start painting. We never knew when these painting jobs would happen,… Read More My Second Serious Venture into Blogging Begins…
This was a total interior remodel of a small property & so much fun to stage! I used a nice mix of wood/metal/glass tables, metal chairs & cowhide to pull everything together. The flower canvas in the bedroom has just a touch of pink to set off the different shades of gray. Love it! Home… Read More Staging a Small House
You never know what you are getting into when asked to stage an estate property. This particular estate property was a fun day staging. It was a very well loved mid century home but it came time for it to be sold as the owner was downsizing. The property had light carpet and tile throughout… Read More Home Staging an Estate Property
Home Staging This property totally surprised me! When I walked thru with REA to see what could be done regarding staging, the property was going thru an estate sale…so needless to say that all the “stuff’ out for sale just made the 1300 sq ft home look that much smaller! What a difference come staging… Read More Meadow Creek Home StagingTransformation
What is the proper height to hang artwork? Is there a hard and fast rule? I don’t think so but it seems the middle or ½ way point of the art should be at eye level. Generally I have always used 60” but it all depends on the piece & what is comfortable to you.… Read More What is Proper Height for Artwork on a Wall?
It is amazing how easy it can be to prep your home for sale once you have guidance, i.e. a staging consultation! Many homeowners are just overwhelmed when it comes to packing to move to that new dream home or down size to that forever home & just don’t know where to start. That is… Read More Staging Consultation Report
A few weeks ago I wrote a blog regarding Safety while staging homes…deja vu…. I was all set to stage an Austin house several weeks ago. I arrived on Sunday to drop off the accessories prior to delivery of furniture the next day. My sister was visiting so she went with me. The owner… Read More Practice Safety in Staging Vacant & Occupied Homes!
Any one who knows me knows that I love color and that our home is full of it! As an Austin home stager we rarely if ever would recommend a paint this color or as bold for a bedroom of a home going on the market. But as the homeowner or in home redesigning it… Read More Sherwin Williams “Really Teal” for a Bedroom
Garden Inspiration From a Visionary Victorian Kitchen designs, bathroom designs, and more ? Hire residential landscape architects to help with all aspects of landscape design, from selecting or designing outdoor patio furniture, to siting a detached garage or pergola. Find new home builders who can help you create a dream kitchen, complete with kitchen island… Read More Curb Appeal to Brag About!