Services

Home Staging

Our goal is to make your home appeal to the highest number of  buyers, selling the property more quickly and for more money. Professionally staged homes sell on a conservative average for 6% more than those that are not. Owner occupied or vacant, we transform both the look and feel of a home, creating a welcoming environment that draws buyers in and makes a lasting impression. Because purchasing a home is mostly an emotional decision, your beautifully staged home will sell a “lifestyle” where buyers can imagine themselves.

            Owner Occupied Staging

You love your home just as it is… comfortable, familiar, and full of great memories. This is why most of us have a hard time looking at our homes objectively. But when potential buyers enter a home, they can lack the imagination to see past everyday clutter. People frequently decide whether they like a house within minutes of entering, so the home must make a great first impression. A staging expert can more clearly evaluate strengths and weaknesses.  A staged home will appear more spacious and inviting, capturing the buyer’s interest.

             Vacant Staging

If you have moved out and the house is vacant, you may have trouble selling for a variety of reasons:

  1. Empty spaces lack warmth- your house may seem cold and impersonal.
  2. Buyers tend to focus on flaws/wear & tear in vacant homes because every imperfection is exposed.
  3. People have a difficult time visualizing how they might use the spaces.
  4. Older, dated homes look especially tired and in need of renovation when they are vacant.
  5. Tract homes lack individuality and character, and this is especially obvious when they are empty.

Staging a vacant home brings it to life!

              Staging Consult

For the DIY seller who wants to prepare his/her own home for sale. A walk through, room by room, discussing what changes can be made for greatest visual impact. Clutter management, space planning, and curb appeal are some of the topics addressed. Includes our Open House Checklist.  $200 For 1.5 hours.

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Home Redesign/Styling

Would you like your home to be a more beautiful, relaxed and inviting space? Imagine a place you love to come home to as well as a wonderful place to entertain friends and family. Styling is repositioning your furnishings and adding finishing touches for a cohesive, well-designed look with improved flow and functionality.  Let us reinvent and breathe new life into your home, yet still have it reflect your personality and lifestyle.  A balanced and harmonious space can improve how you feel every day, and you will have renewed enjoyment of your home. We can help with:

  • Defining your style and everyday needs
  • Finding an ideal color palette & selecting paint colors
  • Improving furniture layout & room function
  • Establishing a consistent tone from room to room
  • Art & accessories placement
  • Lighting solutions
  • Choosing new materials/finishes such as fabrics, window coverings, rugs etc.

In-home consult/implementation: $200 for 1.5 hours.

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Remodel & New Build Materials Selection

The wealth of options for new build and remodeling products can be daunting. Your builder/contractor will have you select flooring, cabinets, counters, appliances, fixtures, hardware, paint, and more. We make the navigation and selection process easier and faster by guiding  you through the best options/finishes for the style and feel you are going for. We coordinate the look so you can feel confident that everything works well together.  Budget wisely and prioritize your spending (biggest bang for your buck!).

$500  for a 3-hour Design Center visit.

Color Consultation

Color is a powerful tool that can be used to link spaces visually, add architectural interest, create ambiance, and enhance furnishings.  We find a color scheme that is appropriate for real estate potential and the homes’ unique features. $200 for 1.5 hours.

Personal Shopping

Sourcing furnishings, rugs, accessories, art & lighting. Store visits and on-line. $100/hr