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What You Need to Know About the Younger Home Buyer

The younger home buyer. If you are considering selling your home, it’s time to start thinking about THEM rather than YOU. Most of the time, THEY are the target demographic when marketing your home. And you realize that selling your home is about marketing a product, right?   If you aren’t taking the time to […]

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.

How to Make Your Husband Happy

Sometimes decorating your home involves compromise.  I like to think I take both the wants and needs of both the husband and the wife when I’m creating a color palette or decorating an interior.  As I was arranging furniture yesterday in a client’s bedroom, she made mention of the mounted deer head she had seen […]

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   

Can You Really Meet Everyone’s Needs?

If you are a design junky, you probably have spent a little time on Houzz.com, the leading online website for residential remodeling and design.  This week they announced their "Best of Houzz 2013" awards, and I was happy to hear I was one of the designers who received an award, determined by the more than 11 […]

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 […]

Photography Tips that Can Sell Your Home

As a Nashville Home Stager, I know that one of the most powerful tools you have when marketing your home for sale is amazing listing photography.  No matter how fabulous your home is, it won’t sell if the listing photos don’t do their job.  Your photos should be strategic and should highlight the positives so […]

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 […]