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Dust Mites

The topic of this discussion is something most of us don’t want to think about, however, it is a fact of life and best dealt with in a reasonable way to minimize any discomfort or worse – allergies or asthma!…

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Selling your Ottawa Home?

We provide professional home staging services to help Ottawa area home buyers emotionally connect with your home. Working with both Real Estate Professionals and Home Owners, HomeReady Home Staging ensures that your home is presented to attract the attention of…

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Roses For Love

I have been working lately with a delightful elderly woman who is hoping to sell her home of 49 years.  Well you can imagine all the collections of things this lady has accumulated during this time.  It seemed that the…

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What’s in Your Garage?

What’s in your garage is a question that I always ask my clients when I am conducting a Home Staging consultation.  Invariably, I get an embarrassed or sheepish look back and an explanation that it isn’t really organized or worse, it…

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Living in Your Staged House With Roommates

Recently I staged a house of a young homeowner who had roommates living in the house while the house was up for sale.  It can be kinda tough though on the homeowner who has a vested interest in selling while…

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Dear Real Estate Agent

Dear Real Estate Agent Hope your Valentine’s Day was filled with love and promise! I always find that Valentine’s Day is the turning point from our long winter with the promise of spring in the air as the days are getting…

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New Mirror or Redesign?

I recently helped a client redo their bathroom and instead of taking down the old mirror which was steadfastly fixed to the wall, I used a edging product found at Lowe’s to frame the mirror and WOW, a brand new…

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Be Aware of Lurking Odours

Be aware of lurking odours in your house during the winter months especially when you are trying to sell it.  What you can’t smell, others might, as all houses have their own particular odour as a result of how people…

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall. . .

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall. . .  Mirrors have been used for centuries not only for practical reasons but for decorative ones in the home.  Many people hang mirrors like art – above a sofa, above a mantle or a sideboard…

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The Quick Fix

The Quick Fix It has become apparent that many homeowners don’t want to spend too much money on Home Staging Show Casing.  I don’t blame them as many have already spent a bundle on repairs, upgrades and painting.  So they…

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