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It got a lot of attention, and some surprising answers. Roughly one third of you who responded had never worked with a Home Stager simply because there wasn't one near them. Living here, in the NYC-Metro area where there is at least one of everything in easy reach I was stunned: What do you mean, there wasn't one near you?? So I have been developing this program since,
A Remote Consult is like any other specialized service-first, it's not for everyone. And it's not to be confused with Virtual Decorating/Staging (which I have a passing familiarity with, but dislike it intensely nonetheless). Remote Consults are basically my connecting with you-getting to know you and devising solutions for your space and your stuff, without being physically there.
Using photos or video you provides, we simply 'walk' through your room(s) online, discussing in as much detail as you'd like how to treat the space, and why-on the phone, or via SKYPE. You end up not just with ideas, but a solid understanding of how to look at your space, and situation.
My style has always been collaborative, so it's not a stretch. Window treatments can be designed, paint colors selected (with free samples ordered to confirm), and artwork can be re-positioned. We can also create floor plans, wrestle with questions like re-upholster or replace, and peruse furniture websites for shopping, or to develop your eye so you can shop and make your own best decisions...in your time, at your local stores
As with my 'regular' Decorating and Home Staging clients-there'd need to be a good fit. Before we book an appointment, we speak about how you see it working (the project and the relationship), and what you want to achieve.
Best-suited for DIYers, it's a choice that could appeal to many: an easy alternative for the extremely time-challenged, a reasonable option for the thrifty or distant, and a low-risk commitment for the cautious. And for everyone-another way to help make decisions, so you can get on with your life!
"Home Staging is anything that betters the market position of a property, while easing the minds of both the seller, and Realtor" ~TRH
Our spaces affect us profoundly. Whether you are buying, selling or staying-The Refreshed Home is your Westchester County Decorating, and Home Staging specialist. Bettering Westchester and lower Fairfield County CT homes since 1981, we know it's about more than a good visual.
The Refreshed Home helps you plan, and make good decisions. It's creative and quality direction for the DIYer, full service to the busy, or out of the area homeowners/landlords.
Need to sell? Have listless listings? Just ready for a change? Know that something needs to be done, but don't know where-or how-to start? Let The Refreshed Home be your partner in change. Because when your space works, so many other things fall into place!
Marie Graham ASP, IAHSP, IDS Your Stager With A Mission!
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