Never Let Your Painter Pick Your Paint Color!
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Never Let Your Painter Pick Your Paint Color!

You have no doubt heard about the movie 50 shades of gray.  BUT did you know that those 50 shades of gray are different because of their undertones? In one house I staged, the house had been on the market for 4 months NOT staged.  There were over 50+ people that had gone through the…

10 Tips on how you need to declutter to Sell Your House
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10 Tips on how you need to declutter to Sell Your House

 A couple of weeks ago, a realtor asked me to go to his client’s house and coach them on what they needed to do to get their house ready to list quickly. The market in their area has been quite “hot” for awhile. When I walked into the house, I was overwhelmed at the bold…

Selling Your House During Coronavirus: What YOU Need to Know
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Selling Your House During Coronavirus: What YOU Need to Know

Selling Your House During Coronavirus  Let’s face it. Selling your house can be challenging in regular times. But throw a pandemic in there, and its downright hard AND stressful. BUT it doesn’t have to be. Selling during these times means you need to prepare your house to stand out from your competition in order to…

Are your light switches & wall plates up to date?
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Are your light switches & wall plates up to date?

Are your light switches & wall plates up to date? Updated: August 3, 2020 Small details like light switches can make a big difference to the value of your home. When a potential buyer walks into a home, the light switches are very visible.  They are one item that can set the “tone” for the…

Is Your Front Entryway Making a Positive or Negative Impression?
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Is Your Front Entryway Making a Positive or Negative Impression?

Updated August 5, 2020 You have no doubt heard a thousand times by now that first impressions are SO important.  And there could be nothing truer than the front entryway in your home.  Potential buyers will make either a positive or negative first impression based on what your entrance way looks like. How does your…

6 Tips to Show Your Home to Buyers During Coronavirus
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6 Tips to Show Your Home to Buyers During Coronavirus

  6 Tips To Selling Your House During a Coronavirus Outbreak These are scary times and unchartered territory.  Announcements and closures are updated daily.  We haven’t seen anything close to this in our lifetime.  And no one knows for sure how long we are going to be in this situation. But if you find yourself…

5 Easy Front Yard Landscaping Ideas for Great Curb Appeal
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5 Easy Front Yard Landscaping Ideas for Great Curb Appeal

Whether you’re decorating to stay or staging to sell, your front curb appeal says alot about your house.  Your curb appeal can make a positive or negative statement. Landscaping can have a HUGE impact on what your house looks like.  Overgrown shrubs or trees and unkempt gardens gives the impression that the inside of the…

Are You Over Renovating Your Home?
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Are You Over Renovating Your Home?

A few years ago, I staged a house for a single mom that had a gorgeous en-suite bathroom in the master bedroom.  Beautiful tiles, nice new vanity, great shower including a trendy rain shower head.   The en-suite was stunning. Who wouldn’t like that right?  The cost of the reno, unfortunately, was equally as stunning. She…

Top 5 Inexpensive Renovations To Sell Your Home
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Top 5 Inexpensive Renovations To Sell Your Home

Top 5 Inexpensive Renovations To Sell Your Home Updated March 23, 2020 When you’ve made that decision to sell your house, your house no longer becomes the home where you’ve raised your kids, or started out as a new young couple or was that first home which you were so proud of being able to…

What to do with Unwanted Furniture?
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What to do with Unwanted Furniture?

Yesterday’s challenge was to go through your house and tag any furniture and items that you’re not taking with you to your next place, and that you won’t need for staging.  Now you hopefully have a few piles that you’re wondering what you’re going to do with. You have old furniture or hand-me-down furniture that…