Where, When, Why & How do I get a successful ROI with Staging?

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It all comes down to money…correct?! Ok, so you want to know, if you spend hundreds and quite possibly thousands of dollars on showcasing (staging) your property, how does that investment pay you back? This is what we call ROI – Return on investment! And this is the biggest and most influential decision maker of it all! It’s a tough ‘nugget’ … Read More

Total HomeWhere, When, Why & How do I get a successful ROI with Staging?

Meeting Designer Amanda Forrest

RESA Real Estate Stagers Association meets Amanda Forrest

RESA Ottawa members meet Amanda Forrest Being a member of RESA (Real Estate Stager’s Association) always has it benefits. Some of the benefits are; connecting monthly with a dynamic group of professionals, sharing ideas and experiences and helping one another to troubleshoot on some pretty challenging bumps in the road that can arise in our exciting industry. One of the … Read More

Total HomeMeeting Designer Amanda Forrest

Top 5 suggestions from your Real Estate Professional and Home Stager to ready your house for sale!

How to attract your potential buyer with these great tips!

As a property stylist meeting many people selling their home, I provided a plethora of  recommendations during our consultation for staging their home for sale. Each home is unique so the recommendations tend to widely vary depending on the condition of the house. In some cases, you see a home in pretty good repair so the recommendation list is much shorter than … Read More

Total HomeTop 5 suggestions from your Real Estate Professional and Home Stager to ready your house for sale!

Is Staging Costing You or Saving You?

Staging in the Market Place Something that is becoming a very attractive resource in helping to sell houses quicker and for more money is ‘Property Showcasing’ or ‘Staging’ as it is commonly known. More and more vendors are hiring Stagers because it has proven results no matter what the market is like. In a buyers market it is helping to … Read More

Total HomeIs Staging Costing You or Saving You?

Every Room in your house is for sale!

Showcasing is Important!! I love the title of this blog… Why? Because it tells each and every seller out there exactly what Stagers & Realtors have been trying to say to you over and over again, in so many ways, but with many more words. When your buyer enters your home they are taking in the whole picture. They are … Read More

Total HomeEvery Room in your house is for sale!

Why Stage your House? Here are the Reasons!

Reason #1 – Internet Shopping Your Photos! The internet is usually the first stop, in your search to find a house. Most people will browse through photos on-line, even in the preliminary stages of house hunting,  even if they already have an agent in mind. Your buyer will narrow down their search, on what appeals to them, strictly by looking at the photos. If … Read More

Total HomeWhy Stage your House? Here are the Reasons!

A ‘New’ approach to selling your house!

What’s your approach to selling your house? Although Home Staging is the ‘New‘ way, of selling your house faster and for more money, it is still a very delicate conversation, because it is very personal. Visualizing the benefits of Staging is often a challenge for most people. Often times, my clients will tell me that they think that their house looks, … Read More

Total HomeA ‘New’ approach to selling your house!

Commercial Staging – Symphony at the Palisades

Being Grateful Love, Love, Loved this showcasing project! This was the perfect opportunity to challenge my creativity, organization, and time management skills. Not to mention working with the elderly and its staff, which really brings out that compassion and team spirit. It is multi-tasking to its fullest and …. a positive and uplifting experience. I am truly grateful for having … Read More

Total HomeCommercial Staging – Symphony at the Palisades

Winners of ‘Trusted Pros 2014’

We are proud to announce that Total Home been selected as a WINNER of ‘Best of Trusted Pros 2014’ in the category of ‘Bathroom Renovations’, ‘Home Staging’, and ‘General Contracting’. This badge has been posted on our Trusted Pros profile. View it at https://trustedpros.ca/company/total-home We would like to Thank all of our clients, who helped to make this possible, by submitting your great reviews, and … Read More

Total HomeWinners of ‘Trusted Pros 2014’

Window Treatments when Selling Your House

Lets talk about window treatments Window treatments in any home are of huge importance. Not only in the overall look of your décor when decorating to live, but also to your buyer when shopping for a home. Window treatments do so much for a space. They layer in warmth, texture, colour, drama, elegance, ambience and at times create artistic flare. … Read More

Total HomeWindow Treatments when Selling Your House