When preparing a home for an open house, you can transform a space to one with a “wow” factor. But without a little extra attention to detail, even the most professionally staged homes can leave something to be desired. Here is a list of items that can make a home shine. Switch the lights It […]
By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine It’s pumpkin season and that means pumpkin everything — lattes, muffins, cookies, cakes, and, yes, even home décor. Home stagers are adding a little “pumpkin spice” to their decor, from the welcoming fall scent to pumpkin accents that inspire a cozy, autumn feel. Plus, orange can serve as a […]
Not everyone dreams of a lush and sprawling backyard. Don’t underestimate the power of a space based on its size. Sure, your home may be size-challenged in the yard department, but that doesn’t mean it can’t still be a showpiece. There are plenty of ways you can enhance a small space and several design experts showed […]
A great outdoor space is at the top of many home buyers’ checklists. So even if your listing doesn’t include a large lawn or an over-the-top patio, it’s important to show buyers that the home still offers the perks of an indoor-outdoor lifestyle. Be sure to avoid these common outdoor staging mistakes. 1. Overgrown Landscaping […]
If you want some fast, easy ways to give it a new look, consider these options: Change things up. It seems cliché, but simply rearranging the furnishings can revive a room. Try a new plan for the furniture, and give it a couple of days to sit with you — even if it seems “off.” You […]
We are SO excited to share with you our new styling series #designalittlemontage In this series we are going show how you can transform a variety of common areas in your home into conversation starters . You’ll learn tips and tricks on how to effectively master the “shelfie”, create a table-scape, tackle the dreaded fireplace […]
If you are looking for a home that has space for an office, here are some really creative ideas that will help you achieve that goal. Here is an office space created by my Seller at 31 Fountain Street in Arlington. This was a tiny room & was completely maximized to achieve a perfect office […]
I’ve written about my favorite chair, the ghost, a number of times in the past. I’ve always wondered where one purchases a ghost chair. Well today I discovered that you can buy them on Amazon.com! It actually didn’t surprise me, rather, it made me laugh that it took me this long to even search for […]
Fresh white paint and a hardwood floor. That’s it!
1. Keep beach towels rolled and ready to go. A stash of clean beach towels and cover-ups stored near the door makes packing for summer day trips super easy. Keep bulky towels rolled and tucked into cubbies, lined up on the lower shelf of a bench or stowed inside a storage seat, and a big […]
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