Welcome to my blog! I usually write about three times a week....generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips. I also write about local events in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire and I throw in the occasional healthy recipe.
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Wordless Wednesday - Hours of Fun With Water and Paint Brushes
NH Home Staging Tip: Flooring Allowance Is A Bad Idea If you are preparing to list your New Hampshire home for sale, here's a tip: replace or repair poor flooring and/or carpet. Bad flooring sends the wrong message to buyers. If sellers have allowed the carpet to get in that condition then ...
This week I received a call from a young man who had read one of my blog posts and wanted more information. My blog post, written three years ago, had to do with a toy hauler that my husband and I transformed....it was a lot of work, but a fun and satisfying project and I was happy to answer a...
Wordless Wednesday - The Lifeguard Is On Duty
My latest Home Staging consult was at a beautiful home which will be going on the market in the next couple weeks for over $900,000. The living room has outlets in the floor to allow furniture placement away from the walls and it reminded me of a post I wrote several years ago asking the questio...
Staging Your Kitchen Counters The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in a home when it comes to appealing to potential buyers. Today's buyer wants a home that is move-in ready and they want a kitchen that is spacious, functional, and with as many updated features as possible. The higher...
HaPpY 4th BiRtHdAy to my grandson Jack!!! Jack: Year Three Jack: Year Two Jack: Year One
There is a thing being shared on facebook that is NOT TRUE and yet it just keeps getting shared. I'm so sick of seeing it, I had to share here in an attempt to get the word out and hopefully put this to rest once and for all.Have you seen this?Attention friends and family: Facebook has changed ...
When we sold our home last year our agent asked us to make a list of all the positive features of the house for use in marketing.As a professional Home Stager in New Hampshire I believe it's just as important to make a list of all the negative features of your home prior to listing it. No, not f...
Preparing Your New Hampshire Home For Sale: 7 Money Saving Home Staging TipsHome Staging is simply Preparation and Presentation. It's not about spending money, it's about improving appearance. A Home Staging consult can help you achieve a whole new look using existing furnishings and accessori...