staging: BEFORE & AFTER - 12/11/11 06:57 AM
A few of my latest 'before' and 'afters': … (20 comments)

staging: Cathy's Top Ten Staging Tips - 01/19/10 11:28 PM
1. The house needs to be clean, clean, clean, from top to bottom, including windows, inside and out, floors, the inside (and outside) of fridges, microwaves, ovens, etc.  Everything needs to be sparkling!
2.  Remove ALL clutter…this is a head start in getting packed for your move to your new home!  Remove at least half of the clothes from each closet…this makes the closets look much larger than … (6 comments)

staging: My thoughts as a potential home buyer as I tour two houses on the market. - 01/09/10 07:10 AM
House #1
 1.  Neighborhood....hmmmm...nice family area.  Most of the homes SEEM to be well kept.  Very close to amenities, schools, etc.   I'll give it a  9/10. 
2. Curb appeal....nothing especially inviting.  Lawn but no flowers/shrubs or trees.  Front door is white, same colour as house.   Has a nice veranda, which should be a big plus for me..but this one is just seating/plants/colour.    Toys are strewn all around it and rakes and hoes are leaning against the house.  The driveway is concrete and has a few cracks … (6 comments)