Being an Atlanta home stager and decorator, I'm in a lot of homes. One thing I notice again and again is that many homeowners neglect to make a great first impression. When someone pops through your front door, what do they see? That first impression is crucial for setting the visual tone of your home. A couple of years ago I staged a beautiful Alpharetta home. Shown below is the "before" shot of the foyer: This was a very large … [Read more...]
Can the Right Paint Colors Sell a Home?
One thing I love about being an Atlanta color consultant is that you meet the nicest people! Take Sam, for instance. Sam had purchased a house in his own subdivision from neighbors who had fallen on hard times financially. The plan was to purchase the home at auction on the courthouse steps, freshen it, sell it, then share the gain with the former owners. Wouldn't we all like to have a neighbor like Sam! I received a follow-up email from … [Read more...]