Category Archives: Home Staging Tips

Home Staging Tips to help you, as a home stager, get the maximum results out of your home staging projects.

“Ask the Home Staging Expert®” – Should We Paint Our Brick Home Before Selling?

  Good morning, Lori, We are getting ready to sell our 3-bedroom ranch-style brick house this spring.  I think the brick makes the exterior look really, really dated and want to paint it.  My husband says he hates painted brick … Continue reading

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Exterior Updates Under $100 to Enhance Your Curb Appeal

Does your house lack curb appeal?  These few easy updates will ensure your home grabs a lot of positive attention without breaking the bank! 1) Rent a pressure washer for the day.  Not only can you clean up your siding, … Continue reading

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“Ask the Home Staging Expert®” – Should a Realtor Risk Insulting Their Client?

Hello, Lori, I have a client with an apartment that is just not selling.  It feels small and cramped, it’s got some unappealing paint colors and an odd layout, and the owner doesn’t keep it very tidy for showings.  I … Continue reading

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Quick Tips to Keep Your House Show-Ready

  Everyone loves to browse through the home catalogs which display a beautiful room with perfectly arranged details. Real life doesn’t work that way. Our homes have a pile of shoes by the front door, school books on the kitchen … Continue reading

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“Ask the Home Staging Expert®” – Not Happy About Staging

  Hi, Lori Our house was on the market last year for 9 long months .  We had a lot of showings, but no offers.  We ended up signing with a new agent this year and he suggested we have … Continue reading

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The Downside of Offering a Buyer’s Credit – Why it’s better to do the upgrades yourself

Most people have walked through beautiful model homes and wished their own home had all those modern features. Model homes showcase the latest in upgrades and decorating styles. When we get home all we can see is the tile in … Continue reading

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