Home Sellers: How to Keep Your House Clean for Showings

Savvy sellers keep dirt and clutter at bay daily so that when a real estate agent calls and wants to show the home, it’s ready to go. Check out our tips to help you get the job done quickly and (hopefully) without losing your marbles:

12 Ways to Keep Your House Smelling Fresh All the Time

The smell of your home makes a huge first impression on visitors — sometimes even more powerfully than design style or cleanliness. The right smell — which is sometimes a lack of smells — gives the impression of cleanliness and comfort, making potential buyers want to linger and explore the possibility of buying your house!Continue reading “12 Ways to Keep Your House Smelling Fresh All the Time”

How to Make Your Home Feel More Relaxing

Our homes should feel like a relaxing oasis away from the chaos and frenzy of the outside world — a peaceful, harmonious place to return to at day’s end.
Here are a few tips we recommend to create a warm, welcoming vibe in your home:

Three Bears Home Staging Wins “Best Of Customer Service 2019” on Houzz®

Three Bears Home Staging of Katy, Texas has won “Best Of Customer Service 2019” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The 6-year old staging firm was chosen for the fifth year in a row by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one millionContinue reading “Three Bears Home Staging Wins “Best Of Customer Service 2019” on Houzz®”

Home Design Trends for 2019

Home buyers are usually fairly predictable when it comes to what they want in a home: a clean, well-maintained space, lots of storage, rooms that are light and bright, and updated features. While much of home staging revolves around neutralizing strong design choices, it’s also important to give a nod toward current trends when possible and remove items that may feel dated. With that said, here are a few up-and-coming home design trends on the horizon for 2019 (that actually work for home staging, too!).

How to Create Vignettes and Tablescapes for Home Staging

Vignettes, or “tablescapes,” are a powerful tool in home staging. They help set a vibe and sell a lifestyle. These decorative groupings of art or accessories act as a focal point or make a decorative statement. They’re especially useful in staging a home for sale because they can draw a buyer’s attention toward a positive attribute or help distract from less appealing features.

DIY Simmer Scents for Summer: Make Your House Smell Great!

Simmering potpourri recipes are an easy and inexpensive way to make your house smell seasonally fresh using common household ingredients and WITHOUT the use of harmful chemicals! Because these natural fragrance recipes are light and clean, they’re especially useful for anyone planning to put their home on the market soon…

How to Make a Room Look Bigger

When staging a home for sale, you want the rooms to look BIG. Because despite the “tiny house” movement and recent trends toward minimalism, research still shows that buyers in almost all demographics want more square footage. So if you’re prepping your home for sale and dealing with a room that feels a little cramped,Continue reading “How to Make a Room Look Bigger”

Vannessa Rhoades Voted as One of the Top 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate Staging

The Real Estate Staging Association® (RESA®) is pleased to announce that Vannessa Rhoades with Three Bears Home Staging in Katy, TX has been voted One of the Top 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate Staging.