Our Top Recommended Cleaning “Must-Haves” for DIY Home Staging

When it comes to selling your home, cleanliness says a LOT to your potential buyers (so does dirtiness, for that matter). Home buyers are some of the most judgemental visitors that will ever darken your door (and understandably so, right? — they’re trying to decide whether they want to invest thousands of dollars in yourContinue reading “Our Top Recommended Cleaning “Must-Haves” for DIY Home Staging”

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. 

Bathrooms: Easy DIY Staging Tips

First impressions are especially important when it comes to bathrooms, an area where potential home buyers don’t typically spend a lot of time. We’ve outlined a few of our favorite tips for staging your bathroom (and some easy updates even if you’re not trying to sell your home). Keep it sparkling clean. Remove all traces of dirt andContinue reading “Bathrooms: Easy DIY Staging Tips”

4 Tips for Avoiding Contractor Fraud

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, our Houston and Katy, TX communities will sadly see an uptick in the number of contractors attempting to take advantage of frustrated, anxious families who were displaced by the storm. Take a look at these recommendations to safeguard your family against contractor fraud.

3 Easy Steps to an End of Summer Declutter

I really dislike the word “declutter” — to my mind, it implies messiness, dirtiness, and disorganization. I prefer “simplify and reduce” because it feels less judgemental and more direct (the Google search engine tells me I’m in the minority as far as which phrase people actually search, though). The truth is, even the neatest, mostContinue reading “3 Easy Steps to an End of Summer Declutter”

3 Easy Ways to Add Decorator Style to Your Home

Decorating your home in a way that seamlessly combines style and functionality can be challenging. Regardless of how expensive the furniture or decor, sometimes our homes still seem to missing “it” and fall short of the perfect rooms we see on HGTV.