Highs and Lows of a Very Angsty 2020

Highs and Lows of a Very Angsty 2020

I’d like to think I’m a realist. And the last year or so? It’s been a REAL kick in the pants. You probably know we bought a house the beginning of 2020. Well, actually it’s more of a MANOR. Over 200 years old, with all the charm and all the...
Vacant Staging on the Coast

Vacant Staging on the Coast

I know it’s been awhile since you’ve heard from me, but I’ve been a busy bee! Thankfully, I just spent a glorious week with my family on the Florida panhandle on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. And I got some sneak peeks of some...
When You Should Consider Occupied Home Staging

When You Should Consider Occupied Home Staging

Do you use certain words or terms so often that you forget that most people who are NOT in your line of work have no idea what you are talking about? I just assume that everyone knows what I mean when I talk about occupied home staging. But they don’t. Let me...
The Home Staging Mistake You Are Probably Making

The Home Staging Mistake You Are Probably Making

There are many hapless stagers out there making a common home staging mistake, not even realizing they are putting the emphasis on the WRONG THING. Confusing decorating and real estate staging is why many people think they don’t need to hire a professional home...
Neutral Paint Colors for Historic Homes? No Way!

Neutral Paint Colors for Historic Homes? No Way!

Time and again, I’ve seen people use neutral paint colors for historic homes. With very few exceptions, it doesn’t work. Why not? Beige and gray paint colors have been all the rage for go-to interior colors since the 1990’s. Not so much prior to...