Should I Stage My Vacant Home?

  The answer is YES only if you want to get top dollar and sell quickly! As the saying goes… A picture is worth a thousand words. Before you read this blog, scroll through the first few before and after photos. What stands out in your mind? Would you remember the vacant rooms? Do you […]

DIY Master Bedroom Make Over

  I have been working with a client, who with my help has been restyling her home, room by room since October 2014. A few months ago, we made it to the second floor and completed the master bedroom. I am sure you will agree that the transformation is amazing! Here is how the process works. […]

From Model Apartments To Home Staging And Back Again

  All the clients that I have worked with and the friends I have made over the last nine years know me as a home stager and an interior designer. What many may not know is that it is a second career for me. In fact, that is how the name Act Two Home Staging […]

How To Stage Your Home With Little Or No Money

  While we all love to see those TV and social media home makeovers and house flips that turn a shack into a castle, that is not the way it usually happens. For most homeowners, time and money is very limited and while making the recommended changes will get a higher price for their home, […]

High-End Homes Call For High-End Staging

I was excited about staging the Gerber Homes house currently for sale at 24 Aden Hills at the Wilshire Hills development in Pittsford, NY. Having a blank canvas is this home stager’s dream! And while it wasn’t completely blank, it had the grey toned walls and finishes that make it easier to do on trend staging. […]

Five Tips For Getting Better Photos When Selling Your Home

  When shopping for real estate, most buyers look at a property online before ever stepping through the door. The photos in your online listing are more important than ever to get potential buyers to view your home in person. Hiring a professional photographer to take photos of your home is the ideal solution. However, if […]