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Great Items that I use in staging properties

Great Items that I use in staging properties
About a month ago, I decided to start to share with other stager's some of my go to items .  I have my go to items on my website which is updated weekly.    Then it came to mind, that I'm sure no other stagers are going on my website. why would they?  So I'm sharing the link here so that you can see some of the items that I love to use and have found it very useful.  [...]

Did you make your bed today?January 7, 2019

Did you make your bed today?
As a interior design, home stylist and home stager, I am always looking for new products especially bedding.  I was contacted by California Design Den to try out their sheets.  I was pleasantly surprised on the fit and feel of these sheets.  I received my package containing 700 thread count white king size sheets.   The sheets come with  a lovely instructions card on [...]

One Room Challenge Fall 2018 - Week 4Rendering Needed

Rendering Needed
Hello, Well week 4 was a challenge for sure.  When designing for a client its not always easy to have your client necessarily see your vision.   Some clients believe in you and will not question, some clients suggest and come up with their ideas and there is a collaboration of ideas  and  some white knuckle the process and panic at each and every step. In the ca[...]

High Point Market Fall 2018 ~Perfect FootwareWalking the market

High Point Market Fall 2018 ~Perfect Footware
I had experienced the High Point Market in the past in fancy shoes ..NEVER again !! Three days on concrete floors walking for six hours a day is not fun.  I learned the hard way, with foot and back pain....  So this year I discovered these amazing shoes, by accident.  I had gone to a running store for a new pair of sneakers as I was experiencing some severe heal pain.[...]

One Room Challenge Fall 2018 – Week 3Paint and Fire Place

One Room Challenge Fall 2018 - Week 3
Welcome to week 3 of the One Room Challenge Fall 2018! If you are new to Harmonizing Homes, we are a interior design and home staging company located in New Jersey.  We specialize in approachable, comfortable interiors, incorporating soft beach colors and clean lines.  We are working on a family room for a client of ours. So we are at the point where we have to [...]

One Room Challenge Fall 2018 -Week 2Floor Plan and Furniture Picks

One Room Challenge Fall 2018 -Week 2
Hi There! Welcome to week two of the One Room Challenge Fall 2018! If you are new to Harmonizing Homes, we are a interior design and home staging company located in New Jersey.  We specialize in approachable, comfortable interiors, incorporating soft beach colors and clean lines.  We are working on a family room for a client of ours. At this point, I develope[...]

One Room Challenge Fall 2018 – Week 1Family Room Design Plan

One Room Challenge Fall 2018 - Week 1
Happy Thursday and welcome to week one of the One Room Challenge. I am really excited to be a guest participant sharing with you a project that we are doing for a client of ours. This is the first time that I have ever taken this challenge so I'm really excited.   My client wanted this project competed  by the up coming holidays in November and December so this will b[...]

How to get your real estate listing market readyMarketing Your Listing

How to get your real estate listing market ready
Hello All! Home Staging has been an amazing real estate marketing tool for fifteen plus years on the West Coast,  Florida, South Carolina, Georgia,  New York City and in Canada. Well, New Jersey we are finally on board with the rest of the nation....we are seeing a lot of activity in North Jersey ; Central Jersey is kicking in....a little late to the party but h[...]

E-Design From the comfort of your own homeWhat is E- Design?

E-Design From the comfort of your own home
Hello Happy Monday! Now that everyone is settled back in their routine its time to start thinking about the upcoming holiday season and what you need to do around the house to prepare.  I want to introduce you to our e-design program from the comfort of your own home. I personally will be hosting Thanksgiving with many of my family members sleeping over!   I hav[...]

53 Innsbruck Drive Toms River NJProperty Sold After We Staged It

53 Innsbruck Drive Toms River NJ
I had meet with these lovely investors over a year ago however, they were not in need of our services at the time.  Their homes seem to sell quickly with out any problems.  When we meet originally, I had indicated that the homes we stage sell quicker and investor receives asking price and or above! I didn't hear from these investors until their listing at 53 Innsbr[...]

September Is Here!Our kick off give away

September Is Here!
Hello All!! I am sure that you all are wondering what happened to Summer?  I know living in New Jersey we received rain just about every-weekend. Our beach time was limited to about six visits this year...The beauty of living close to the ocean is that we can still enjoy the beach in September and October.... This fall I will begin my blogging  adventure sharing[...]

A sweet girls room

A sweet girls room
Hello all you summer moms! As promised I have put together my picks for a sweet girls room.   These selections are for girls 8-12 years of age, where they have outgrown their baby girl bedroom however, they are not yet ready for a tween look.   I know that you don't have the time during these crazy months of summer, when all of the kiddo's are home from school to e[...]

5 Life-Changing Interior Design Ideas For Small Spacesby Wendy Dessler Guest Blogger

5 Life-Changing Interior Design Ideas For Small Spaces
A strategic Approach A small space doesn’t have to be uncomfortable even if you stuff every nook and cranny with utility. With a little thought and consideration, you can do a lot with a little. You need to be willing to try new things, and change things up if they don’t quite work out. Following are five quick tips that can help you maximize space without sacri[...]

A diamond in the rough

A diamond in the rough
So you think Home Staging is a glamours job do you?  We do get to see some beautiful homes however, today I wanted to show you the flip side of our jobs.  This blog will bring you through the process from the original site visits to the staging process.  This is not for the week at heart, or those that might be allergic to dust and mold....Ready... At the end of this [...]

E-Design – AKA Out of the box design

E-Design - AKA Out of the box design
I haven't spoken  about our E-Design AKA,  out of the box designs in a while.   So, I wanted to go over the process of e-design  with you. ​This service will keep you organized and focused  so that you can implement it yourself and FAST. Out of the Box Design  is perfect for clients who: Want our Design services however, do not live close to us. Enjoys[...]

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