Category Archives: Home Staging

Decorating 101

Congratulations. You’ve decided to decorate your home. Now what? Whether you’re furnishing your first place or redoing the house you’ve owned for decades, decorating can be a challenging task, filled with costly decisions whose outcomes could haunt you for years. … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Enhance Your Small Living Room

5 Ways Dabito Made His Small Living Room Awesome   Imagine fitting your entire living room and home office into one 100-sq-ft space. Impossible? Dabito of Old Brand New makes it look easy. He recently moved from Los Angeles to … Continue reading

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Call The Doctor, My Temperature is 101.8!

Actually it’s not but 101.8 is a great number when it’s the percentage return on investment (ROI) on a home project.  I always get asked, “what can I do to enhance the resale of my home? What return will I get … Continue reading

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Yay the snow is melting! But now I have a damp basement!

We’re getting our wish.  A snowy cold winter is coming to an end.  All the snow is melting.  It’s all good, right?  The only problem is that melting snow and the coming Spring means that it’s wet basement season. Basement … Continue reading

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Staging Tips for Selling Your House This Spring

Here are four staging tips and easy upgrades that will help sell your house this spring! 1. Color Where it Counts Many make staging a mission to neutralize a space’s color palette from top to bottom. While this isn’t a … Continue reading

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Fall Curb Appeal for Your Home

I always get asked how to maintain a homes curb appeal in the fall.  Its easy in the spring and summer when everything is green and colorful but the fall and even winter can be a challenge.  Mary Chao, Democrat … Continue reading

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When Should You Start Getting Your Home Ready To Sell?

Most of my clients start the process 6-12 months before they intend to put their home on the market.  Getting am early start allow you to prepare in a stress free fashion and it allows you to do it right … Continue reading

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