Our Top 10 Frequently Asked Luxury Home Staging Questions

Elizabeth Erin Designs Home Staging, Interior Design, Tips and Tricks, Uncategorized

What does the average home staging cost? On average we would say $3,000-$5,000, based off our staging pricing. Our investment base starts at $3,120, which includes the main spaces we strongly believe need to be staged (Kitchen, Living, Dining, Master Bedroom and Master Bathroom). More times than not this is the package that most of our clients choose. What is …

Achieving Your Vision No Matter Where Your Project Is Located, Elizabeth Erin Designs Is Now Designing Nationwide!

Jodi Peterman Interior Design, Trending, Uncategorized

Elizabeth Erin Designs  just celebrated 18 years and I cannot think of a better to celebrate by announcing that we are now set up for National Design Services!  Many of you who have been following Elizabeth Erin Designs for a while know that in 2009 I moved my company from New Jersey to Iowa and things have not slowed down …

The Good, The Bad, And The Behind The Scenes Of A Luxury Vacant Staging

Elizabeth Erin Designs Home Staging, Uncategorized

I would love nothing more than to sit here with you and say that every luxury staging runs flawlessly, but little snafus effect even designers with YEARS of experience. Items have been forgotten, things have been damaged, and every now and then, a piece of furniture simply does not fit like we had intended. But its okay! Our experience, designer …

The Surprising Reality of Home Repairs: Is HGTV Misleading People?

Jodi Peterman DIY's, How To, Interior Design, New Ideas, Residential, Uncategorized

Every person who has been through a home renovation project knows that not everything goes according to plan. Whether snags happen with installation, there are structural issues, or a surprise HVAC run in a wall that was supposed to come down-, something always complicates the process. So many people create their dream renovation plans with budgets that get swallowed up …

A Day In The Life Of A Luxury Home Stager – One Moment At A Time

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After, DIY's, Home Staging, Tips and Tricks

There is no typical day, every single day is different.  My duties range form time in the office getting caught up on emails, appointments with clients, meeting with Realtors, designing and planning for the staging, pulling all the items for the staging and then implementing the staging.  I could be doing one of these task all day or trying to …

How To Overcome: Real and Raw Construction Problems

Elizabeth Erin Designs DIY's, How To, Interior Design, New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks

Every project, no matter the size, will encounter challenges along the way. Without the proper help and full scope understanding of the project, the average overage of remodel/new construction projects tend to be 20% over original budget. We are no strangers to the problems, and solutions, during projects that we face with our clients – we even experience them ourselves! …

Home Staging vs Luxury Home Staging – The Benefits Of Choosing Luxury

Elizabeth Erin Designs Home Staging, Interior Design, New Ideas, Tips and Tricks

Not all home staging companies are created equal, which is apparent by a quick google search. Luxury home staging is a specific niche of home staging that not all stagers are experienced with. A luxury staging has the wow factor that takes your breath away and makes you want to keep looking. It is more than just decluttering and depersonalizing. …

Elizabeth Erin Deigns, Your One Stop For Quality Design, Functional OutDoor Furniture

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, Furniture, New Ideas, Outside, Seasonal

The Best Patio Furniture To Showcase your Outdoor Living Space! It may be winter, but now is the best time to start thinking, planning and ordering your sunroom, pool and patio furniture.  Doing this now will allow enough time for it to arrive right when you can start enjoying your spaces! Depending upon your style, Elizabeth Erin Designs has you …

The Checklist You Need To Get Your Property Luxury Staging Ready!

Elizabeth Erin Designs DIY's, Home Staging, How To, Interior Design, Tips and Tricks, Uncategorized

Realtors — We know your career keeps you moving at warp speed, which is why we want to give you a useful pre-photo check list that you can give to every one of your clients. This checklist will position your clients to stand out against all the other homes. This is a huge win considering we live in a very …

Don’t be a victim! Stop overpaying for remodel projects and get control of your budget!

Jodi Peterman Before & After, DIY's, How To, Interior Design, Tips and Tricks

We use the Ensure Eased Design (EED) Process when we approach our clients projects no matter what stage the project is in. Using this process ensures that our clients are put at ease durning a remodel, refresh or new construction project.  The EED Process puts our clients in control of where their budget dollars get spent. Instead of working off …