How to freshen up the look of a bathroom before selling your home

Neutral master bathroom

Drag the arrow left and right to see the before and after image Brass is indeed coming back into fashion, however, that doesn’t mean that it’s the same brass of the 80s. The brass items found on the market today have a more modern shape and most of the time they have a matte finish. […]

The decorative power of a wall clock

  This house sold in 6 days for $71,000 over asking price Home staging tip: Place oversized wall clocks, instead of art, above the neatly folded towels of a staged bathroom. Clocks make sense in a bathroom (how many times do we check the time in the morning before plunging into our everyday activities?) and […]

Restoring the features of a house

  Home staging tip: This is one of the most unique bathrooms we have ever staged. Built in the ’70s as part of a house with a fantastic and unusual layout, this bathroom was designed to host some plants in the corner by the bathtub. The listing agents cleverly¬†decided to restore this unique feature by […]

Staging a bathroom with blue accessories

  This condo sold in 9 days for asking price Home staging tip: Bathrooms that have a neutral palette (floor, walls, and cabinets in neutral colors) offer the ideal background to be staged with accessories from the blue family such as turquoise, light or navy blue. Blue reminds of the water and its relaxing hue […]

Show me the contrast!

If there’s one thing I’ve learned from my job, it’s that contrast is sometimes more important than color. Take this master bathroom for example: the overall color scheme was very neutral and light. For this reason I purposely introduced some dark brown elements such as towels, decorative boxes, candles, art, etc. As you can see […]

Ensuite bathrooms need to be color coordinated to their bedrooms

The owners of this house were in the process of remodeling their master bathroom in order to sell their house. They were looking for the right paint color, something neutral but also elegant. We picked Perfect Greige 6073 by SW. If you look closely you can see that it’s the same grayish color of some […]