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5 Home decorating tips from an HGTV designer

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 [...]

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

Why the master bedroom matters-in design & home staging

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. [...]

3 things that can lower a home’s selling price

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 [...]

Pet-friendly home decorating tips and tricks

Pets are like family. Here’s how to make your place look fabulous for you and your furry friends. Americans spend more on pets than ever before: in 2019, it is projected spending on pets will exceed $72 Billion. Source - American Pet Products Association. Daytime TV recently invited me to share some easy home decorating ideas [...]

By |2019-11-11T07:03:44-05:00November 10th, 2019|Design, Feature on Home Page, Inspiration, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lighting ideas that help sell homes

REALITY - Prospective home buyers often can't "unsee" home flaws Lighting and fixtures are critical in presenting a sell-ready home to buyers. This means making sure you have the best lighting to help sell the home. When rooms are bright, and the right light fixtures are installed, you make the best first impression. TIPS * [...]

Home Frosting stages historic “Casa Bonfoey”

The team at Home Frosting was honored to home stage and help market one of South Tampa’s early residential gems designed by architect Bayard Clayton Bonfoey. Located at 4555 W Swann, the spectacular estate is listed by Michael Palermo for $2,450,000. Bonfoey and his partner Leo Elliot are known for creating many of Tampa's early landmarks. Together, [...]

How to sell a 58 yr old home in 48 hours

This Tampa Heights home got multiple offers after the first open house and it is now SOLD Dawn Dominici with Tomlin St Cyr Real Estate Services had never worked with Home Frosting or Home Sprinkles, home stagers in Tampa before. She had a new listing and wanted to sell fast and for the highest price [...]