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Home Staging

From Nothing Much to Something Special: Staging an Empty Home

From Nothing Much to Something Special: Staging an Empty Home

If you are planning to sell your home, you may think that having your home devoid of furniture would be the perfect way to attract a potential buyer.  The empty space, you reason, would be a blank canvas for the buyer to imagine what it would be like to live in the space. Unfortunately, that […]


Making A Small Space Sparkle: Color, Clutter and Cabinets

Whenever we’re staging a home to sell, we’re looking to create the illusion of even more space—to make the existing space look as large as possible, and to help the potential buyer see how the space could be both functional and beautiful. This objective is even more important in a smaller home or condo. Recently […]


10 Simple Tips For Staging Your Own Home

10 Simple Tips For Staging Your Own Home

Last week we discussed the importance of staging your home. We talked about how staging can increase the number of buyers who view your home, and increase the likelihood a buyer will want to make an offer. We know not everyone can afford to bring in a professional stager, so here are some ideas you […]


4 Reasons You Should Stage Your House Before You Sell

Staging a house can be as simple as de-cluttering arranging furniture, or as complex as landscaping, changing fixtures, painting and bringing in new furniture to make the space seem more functional and appealing. But no matter what level energy you put toward staging your home, you won’t regret it. 1. Staging increases the number of […]


A Home Staging Success Story – Solving Problems

A Home Staging Success Story – Solving Problems

We recently worked with an investor who was flipping a house in Downers Grove.  Unfortunately, the price point he wanted to be at wasn’t justified by the renovation to the house. Like all investors, or really anyone who is selling a home, he wanted top dollar for the house. And, don’t get me wrong, we […]