Staging Spaces with Odd Shapes and Multiple Functions!

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After

At Elizabeth Erin Designs we have many clients each with their own particular and varied reasons for needing our assistance. In a recent staging we needed to make sense of an abnormally shaped room, and make a room function as well as serve a path between other rooms. It was a fun challenge and turned out beautifully.   After picture …

Upcycling a Mirror to a Chalkboard!

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After, How To, Painting

  Jodi and the girls up-cycled an old mirror into a fun new chalkboard! Check out the behind the scenes of how they did it. This was the mirror before:   Taking it apart. Separating the back from the mirror. They then took off the mirror part off completely. And spray painted the frame a fun new color! They painted …

Home Staging With Andrus

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After

Recent Staging Project My name is Andrus Nesbitt and I graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelors Degree in Interior Design. I had the opportunity to intern with Elizabeth Erin Designs this summer and one of my roles is to assist with Home Stagings. I recently had the opportunity to assist at a property in Ankeny. Our client has …

Color Your Home for Curb Appeal

Elizabeth Erin Designs Painting

A fresh exterior color scheme is one of the quickest, most cost–effective ways to enhance your home’s curb appeal. In the examples below, you can see how different color combinations express certain styles while highlighting the architectural details of different types of homes. No matter what your exterior surface is, you have a choice of thousands of gorgeous colors for …

Jordin Joins Elizabeth Erin Designs Fulltime!

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For those of you who don’t know me yet, my name is Jordin! I’ve written a few blogs for the company so far, but haven’t gotten to write one about me until now! So here it goes! I officially joined on with the Elizabeth Erin Designs team fulltime!! Yay! I’ve actually been here for over a year now! I almost …

Tips for Making a Rental House a Home

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As the days come closer for me graduate, I’m getting more and more excited to move into my first home. However, that’s not quite happening yet. I’ve once again signed a lease for next year in a 688 square feet one bedroom apartment. Even though it’s definitely a step up from my last apartments that I’ve shared with 3 other …