Tag Archives: houzz.com

What I Learned About Design Trends at the Houzz.com Event

Last night I attended a Houzz.com event here locally.  It was sponsored by and held at PDI, a new kitchen and bathroom showroom here in Nashville. Attendees included designers, builders, architects, and other home professionals who have business profiles on Houzz.com.

Hanging Out with Houzz at Nashville Event

Last night I attended a debut Houzz.com event, along with a standing-room only group of Nashville design professionals at Kenny & Company in the ultra-hip Gulch area of downtown.   Nashville Houzz Event at Kenny & Company   

Creating Homework Areas That Make Back-To-School Rock

It’s hard to believe school is back in session. Now is the time to set aside a special place for the kiddos to get their homework done in peace. Here are some ideas for making homework less of a chore, more of a joy.     by Lisa Wilson via Houzz.com   The breakfast table or dining […]

Home Projects to Tackle Now That the Kids are Back In School

The new school year has begun for most folks. Whether you are glad or sad about seeing your kids head back to school, this just might be the best time of year for getting some important home projects started.  My youngest has already finished her first project of the school year, as you can see: […]

Is Staging an Historic House Different than Staging a Contemporary One?

Staging a home to sell is a somewhat different animal when you are dealing with a historic or period home.  While you want to make it appeal to the widest audience possible, you have to realize that most of the people interested in buying that type of home are attracted to historically decorated interiors.  Most […]

Nashville Stager Explains How You May Need to Spend Money to Make Money

No one wants to spend money on the home they are getting ready to sell, but it can be crucial if you want to sell the house quickly and for the price you want.  Beyond basic  decluttering and cleaning, there are areas where you may need to spend a little cash in order to get your […]

So Really, What’s the Difference Between Decorating & Staging?

As a Nashville Home Stager, I know that selling your home means selling a lifestyle – but not necessarily your own.  In home staging, you’re striving for a look that is fresh and welcoming yet not really taste specific.  If you don’t understand the difference between decorating your home and staging it to sell, you might […]

Staging Your Home for Young Buyers Is Apparently a Controversial Subject!

Educating my clients about the audience they will be marketing to is one of the most important things I do as a Home Stager.  When you put your home on the market to sell, you should know that the next owner will likely be younger than you are.  That’s why you should stop thinking about […]

So Much Decorating, So Little Time!

How are you guys doing this week?  I’ve been go-go-going like crazy lately, so I thought I’d catch you up on some fun stuff in decorology land!  I sometimes forget that the tidbits I share on my Facebook page never get to my readers on the blog.  Maybe you need to be following me on Facebook […]

How to Make Your Home Feel Like YOU

Too many people want their home to look like someone else’s.   Shouldn’t your home reflect who you are and what you love?   Well, of course it should!   If you’re not sure how to express yourself through your decor, here are some ideas to give you the confidence you need to do just […]