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Musical Furniture

Don’t be afraid to play musical furniture and transform a room, when you’re getting your home ready to sell. A staged home sells faster than a home that is not staged!

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Staged homes sell faster

Staged homes—those deliberately decorated with an eye toward enticing buyers—tend to sell in half the time that non-staged properties do.* With the home-selling season months away, now’s a good time to plan for those home improvement projects and talk with a professional stager – to get your home ready for the market. With all the […]

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Summer to fall – Changing of the seasons

I love the changing of the seasons and with it come so many opportunities to refresh and change the look and feel of one’s home.  It may feel like summer but fall is going to be here soon. In the fall I love to decorate with natures’ materials in big vases and other large containers.  […]

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Staging tips to sell your home | Part 1

Spring has arrived, which means real estate season is upon us. When selling your home or property, attracting full price offers is always top priority, and a properly staged home can be your number one asset in drawing as many offers as possible. Here are staging tips to help you prepare your home for the […]

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Staging tips to sell your home | Part 2

When selling your home or property, attracting full price offers is always top priority, and a properly staged home can be your number one asset in drawing as many offers as possible. Here are staging tips to help you prepare your home for the market. Re-purpose Rooms Do you have a designated junk room? Re-purpose […]

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Get ready for Spring home renovations | New Flooring

It’s winter, but it’s time to think about upcoming Spring projects. “Oh no,” you’re thinking, “I’m just getting used to winter!” Well, Spring projects take planning so if you have an upcoming project on your mind..it’s time to start thinking about what you’re going to do… Take flooring for instance. There are so many great […]

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Declutter, Organize & Simplify

‏De-cluttering and organizing is something we talk about but seldom do. We say “I’ve just got to get organized” and then we don’t do it. ‏November is not the greatest month to be outside so take a few minutes, now and then and do a simple de-clutter or reorganization! Yesterday, I had about 15 minutes […]

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10 secrets to staging your house

Updating + organizing your home | Ready to sell Some of you may be thinking about updating and organizing your home to get it ready to sell. I’d like to offer up 10 secrets to staging your house! Staging works!! 10 secrets to staging your house 1. Neutral colors for walls – Bright colors are […]

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updated flooring recommendations

Updating your seasonal home? If your flooring needs to be replaced and you’d like the look of wood but not the upkeep, try the new vinyl’s that are out now. They look just like wood or tile and are so easy to care for.  Don’t think about vinyl of the past, these are so “real” […]

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Getting ready for summer

It’s almost summer although those of us who live in northern Michigan might challenge that statement.  It’s time to freshen up our homes by raking all those dead leaves out of our flower beds, clean out those flower pots and add fresh new soil so our new flowers can grow.  If you are thinking about selling […]

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