Home Staging & Decor

May 17, 2019

The "Laundry Basket Method"

 

 

Home Staging/Getting Ready to sell | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, a blog by Joanna Gyrath, Realtor | Search homes in Fort Collins, Loveland, Greeley, Windsor, Longmont, Laporte, Wellington, Timnath, Severance, Eaton, Evans, Livermore, Red Feather Lakes

 

One of the best tips out there in the home staging world, in my opinion, is the laundry basket method.

 

The method is simple: when you get that text that you have a last minute showing on your home and there is no time to do ...

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Feb. 7, 2019

Just Listed: 7708 E Academy Pl, Denver, CO 80230

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Jan. 26, 2019

How to have a Paint and Sip night in!

 

Paint and sip studios are taking Northern Colorado by storm, and for good reason! Painting is therapeutic and I honestly think that anything that gives you an outlet for creativity is good for your soul and mental state, regardless of the outcome. While I'm a huge fan of ...

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Jan. 20, 2019

Northern Colorado Small Business Spotlight: Blush Boutique in Greeley

 

Located in a lovely historic building in downtown Greeley that has been fully refurbished, the vibe in Blush Boutique is glamorous with a touch of urban and rustic all rolled into one lovely little shop. In addition to gorgeous feminine dresses and lacy tops, you'll find a variety ...

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Oct. 25, 2018

Laundry Room Facelift in Our Fort Collins Home

 

It would be pretty easy to write an entire post about how much I hate laundry. Between the icky smells, the mysterious stains that appear on my clothes any time they end up in the same laundry basket as the kids' clothes, and the missing socks, there is easily ...

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Oct. 22, 2018

How to Install Cabinet Pulls

 

Tutorial: How to Install Cabinet Pulls | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, a blog by Joanna Gyrath, Fort Collins Realtor & Home Stager

 

I'm such a detail oriented person, that to me cabinets just look unfinished until they have hardware. Of course, the addition of a knob or pull to a cabinet or drawer does so much more than add visual interest-- it also increases the functionality of a space ...

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Aug. 10, 2018

A Rustic Powder Room Makeover in Fort Collins

 

Our rustic powder room remodel is finally complete! Despite a few setbacks and surprises at various stages of the project, everything came together beautifully and we couldn't be more happy with the results!

 

I am in love with this reclaimed barnwood vanity. One of Roughing it in ...

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Aug. 8, 2018

Rustic Farmhouse Kitchen Update in Our Fort Collins Home

 

I never thought I'd say this, you guys, but I love my kitchen!

 

And no, we didn't move! We finally got around to the updates that took our 90's kitchen from dated-golden-oak-palooza  to lovely, farmhouse charm. I knew going into this project that it was ...

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July 26, 2018

On Becoming Fort Collins' Newest Certified Home Staging Expert

 

"Wait, I thought you already staged homes!?" and "I didn't know you needed to be certified to be a home stager!" are two of the responses I got from friends when I mentioned that I was working on my Home Staging Expert Certification earlier this summer. And I ...

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July 20, 2018

Emily Harper's Pink and Navy Nursery

 

I think interior design is sort of like a love language for me. I'm not always the best mom, I don't make every meal from scratch, and sometimes work means that I don't get as much time with them each day that I'd love to ...

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