Inspiration

17 05, 2020

How to sell used furniture in Tampa

By |2020-05-17T12:54:56-04:00May 17th, 2020|Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, Sell your home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Selling used furniture is no easy task. As a Tampa home stager and interior designer we consistently get asked from home owners,  sellers and Realtors "how do we sell this stuff"? Unfortunately, quality furniture you purchased 20 years ago and paid an arm and five legs for is not a hot buy. Especially if it’s [...]

3 05, 2020

The difference between home decorating and home staging

By |2020-06-18T08:28:20-04:00May 3rd, 2020|Design, Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, Sell your home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Home decorating and home staging are not the same. This is a common misconception with home sellers and Realtors who may not have experience working with a home stager. When you understand the two distinctions you are one step closer to finding, and working with, a professional who can best serve your needs and [...]

24 03, 2020

5 Home decorating tips from an HGTV designer

By |2020-03-27T18:35:26-04:00March 24th, 2020|Design, Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, News|0 Comments

This week in Florida was like no other. The Sunshine state experienced an unprecedented novel Coronavirus crisis, also known as COVID-19. Business and life as we know shut down and everyone sequestered at home, including me. After following the federal government’s coronavirus mandates in hopes of flattening this invisible enemy, we find ourselves on the [...]

1 02, 2020

Why the master bedroom matters-in design & home staging

By |2020-02-04T12:07:11-05:00February 1st, 2020|Design, Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, News, Sell your home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The master bedroom is considered to be the 2nd most important room on the staging priority list With the average person sleeping one-third of their lifetime, or 229,961 hours to be exact, it is no surprise that the bedroom plays a critical role in the packaging of the home and the rooms that are staged. [...]

8 12, 2019

Expect to see a lot of this color next year

By |2019-12-08T00:27:33-05:00December 8th, 2019|Design, Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, Sell your home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Expect to see a lot of this color next year – 2020 Color of the year Pantone, the global color authority announced the 2020 Color of the Year is Classic Blue, a shade reminiscent of the sky at dusk. "It's a color that anticipates what's going to happen next," said Laurie Pressman, the vice president [...]

1 12, 2019

3 things that can lower a home’s selling price

By |2019-12-07T23:38:14-05:00December 1st, 2019|Design, Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, News, Sell your home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

3 things that can lower a home's selling price Bad photos online (buyers won't even give you a chance, they will go to other homes that present better) A sad curb appeal (home buyers only give the listing one first impression) Dated everything - out-of-style light fixtures, window treatments and home decor can hurt your [...]

26 11, 2019

Giving thanks this Thanksgiving in Tampa

By |2019-11-26T13:18:32-05:00November 26th, 2019|Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, Sell your home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why we give thanks this Thanksgiving. We are so fortunate to live and work in Tampa Bay. The economy is booming, new home construction is strong and home prices continue to rise. In fact, Tampa Bay ranked 11th in a national study on best places to invest in real estate. A recent article on WUSF's [...]

16 11, 2019

Best improvement to help sell a luxury penthouse

By |2019-11-26T15:44:03-05:00November 16th, 2019|Design, Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, Sell your home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

"Before" home staging - this penthouse had little buyer love. As home stagers, we often get asked, what are the best improvement investments to make to help sell a luxury penthouse? A recent story When this penthouse was first listed it had few showings, no real buyer interest, and no offers. The frustrated Clearwater home [...]