Category Archives: Accessories

Better Bedrooms: Staging to Sell

Buyers are shopping for a home, not stuff.  Decluttering was the most important ingredient in staging these three bedrooms in this Keller home. Other improvements:  fresh paint, new carpet, clean and inviting “hotel-like” bedding, re-arranging, fresh art and accessories.

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Recognize This Room?

Yes, this is the same teen boy’s room, before and after staging to sell.  Fresh carpet, fresh paint, new accessories, art and bedding.  Now buyers can see the space.  And the kids will be negotiating as to who scores the … Continue reading

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A New Old World

Although it’s all the craze, not everyone is drawn to Transitional Design.  Yet the dark and heavy Old World look so popular ten years ago feels a bit oppressive.  There is a happy middle ground.  By replacing this client’s heavy red, gold and … Continue reading

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Modern Rustic Dining

This client was moving from Kansas City to Texas to a new job, new home, new friends and new life.  He decided to leave his dining room furniture in KC for future renters and start afresh.  He had always been drawn toward contemporary, … Continue reading

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Purposeful Staging: Creating Views Inside and Out

The outside view was a highlight from the start, but there was an opportunity to further capitalize on that view.  Shrubs were trimmed so buyers could not only better see the house from the street but enjoy an unobstructed view of the lake from inside … Continue reading

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Modern Rustic Master Retreat

This client was moving from Kansas City to Texas to a new job, new home, new friends and a new life.  He evaluated what to leave behind and what to move to his new home in Roanoke.  Ultimately, he decided to … Continue reading

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Original Art: You Can Be Good or Lucky

Most often I commission original art for my clients requesting the exact size, the preferred color palate and the desired style so that the room is finished off “perfectly”.  This was a case where we “got lucky”. While meeting with my artist on another project, I … Continue reading

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