Staging Tips, Tricks and Reviews

We strategically place colour, furnishings and artwork to make your listing photos ‘pop’, and we ensure your home is just as inviting in person.   The key is to help prospective buyers immediately feel at home.

 
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Calgary Home Staging

FEATURE FRIDAY

Ellen Mann is featured on Home Staging Newswire in February 2021. Learn more about Ellen!

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Artwork - Technique, Style + Key To Staging
Calgary Home Staging

HOME STAGING TV: USING ARTWORK TO STAGE A HOME

So grateful to have this opportunity. Thank you Tori Toth for this interview! It was so great to catch up with you. “…give people something pleasant for their eye to rest on as they’re looking around the room, and that’s why art is so critical for any staging.” ~ Ellen

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Calgary Home Staging

LISTING YOUR HOME DURING THE HOLIDAYS

While the months of November through January are considered to be the worst time to sell a property, there are some positives to listing during the festive season. Fewer listings occur during this time, and while showings may slow, buyers looking during this time of year tend to be more

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Calgary Home Staging

5 REASONS WHY STAGING BENEFITS HOME BUYERS AS WELL AS SELLERS

People often think home staging only benefits the seller by hiding flaws in a property that’s listed.  Sometimes they even think we “dupe” sellers into spending more than they should for a house. That is certainly not what any reputable and trained stager will do.  Our job is to ensure

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chrysalis home staging
Calgary Home Staging

THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN HIRING A HOME STAGER

Bearing in mind there is no governing body for home stagers. No education or insurance requirements, anyone can call themselves a ‘home stager’. That’s why sellers should take time to ask any home stager they’re thinking of hiring a few questions. Here are a few topics you can cover in

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Calgary Home Staging
Calgary Home Staging

HOW VIRTUAL STAGING AND INTERNET DATING ARE SIMILAR

This weekend I had an interesting question from a very nice realtor who was holding an open house. She was showing a typical un-staged house in a popular area for young families, but has had little ‘action’ on the home.    When she found out what I do for a

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