Welcome to my blog! Now that I am retired, I don't blog as much as I used to, generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips when I do write. On Wednesdays I enjoy sharing a fun picture or meme using my grandchildren as my inspiration.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
As Home Staging has become more popular, it's getting more common for sellers to seek professional help when preparing their home for sale. Many of the calls I receive regarding home staging are from home owners who understand the importance of preparing their home prior to listing, but they don'...
Strengths and weaknessesAs a professional home stager it's my job to identify strengths and weaknesses in homes about to be listed for sale. I help real estate agents and sellers maximize the positive features and minimize the negative features of a property.My goal with each listing is to make t...
Looking for a way to make the photos pop in your marketing materials?Whether it's for a flyer for a listing, a page on your website, a brochure, or photos for social media it's really easy to make a photo pop out...literally, pop out.Here's a Before & After example: I cropped, darkened the exposu...
Wordless Wednesday - Champion Of The World Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
As a New Hampshire professional Home Stager I preach to all of my clients the importance of making improvements PRIOR to listing. Recently, my husband and I found ourselves in this very situation...faced with the decision of whether or not to invest money into our home.Background story....We dec...
So...It's the first day of May... and that means I am a day late...too late for the April No Fooling Around April 2017 Let's Get Real Contest.A day late and a dollar 1000 points short.I guess that makes me the fool. That's ok, it takes one to know one right? Now that I've established I'm qualifie...
I've been a professional Home Stager long enough to know that not all home sellers are going to be receptive to my advice. I can tell within minutes of meeting a client whether or not my suggestions will be taken seriously. For the most part I've found sellers to be very receptive and eager to tr...
Wordless Wednesday - Easter Sunday Silly Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Spring cleaning is not just for indoors....if you haven't already spruced up the exterior, it's time for some landscape CPR.For those of us just now crawling out from under all that snow, it's time to bring our yards back to life. All that dead grass and those dried up brown leaves can be depress...
Wordless Wednesday - Somebunny To Love Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts