Certified Eco Professional

Certified Eco Professional

Did you know? 92% of people surveyed said "Green" features are important when buying property 74% of consumers surveyed buy environmentally friendly products 60% are willing to pay more for such items 55% say they make a special effort to … [Read more...]

HomeGain 2011 Top 5 Home Improvements for Selling Your House

HomeGain 2011 Top 5 Home Improvements for Selling Your House

With spring just around the bend, soon more properties will be popping up on the market.  With an increase in competition it is important to take into consideration what home improvements for selling your house will help maximize your return on … [Read more...]

2012 Pantone Color Trends – 17-1463 Tangerine Tango

2012 Pantone Color Trends – 17-1463 Tangerine Tango

The 2012 Pantone color trends, Tangerine Tango is visually engaging.  The richness of the orange has radiant shadings to form a high visibility hue that emits energy.   Although this dynamic color is not suited to everyone’s tastes, trends … [Read more...]

Feng Shui 2012 Tips for Flying Star Home Update

Feng Shui 2012 Tips for Flying Star Home Update

Preparing your home for good feng shui 2012: 1) West – Wealth & Prosperity The West bagua area of your home is hosting a very auspicious feng shui star in 2012. Flying star #8, which is the luckiest star will be in west side in 2012, is the … [Read more...]

Sustainable Wallpaper and Fabrics

Sustainable Wallpaper and Fabrics

Sustainable wallpaper and fabrics can be challenging to find.  It is always best practice to source a company that produces products with a commitment to maintain sustainable goals.  This involves monitoring manufacturing processes and … [Read more...]

10 Tips for Selling Your Home in Winter

10 Tips for Selling Your Home in Winter

Selling your home in winter months has challenges, and although not everyone thinks it is the ideal time to put your home up for sale it also has its advantages.  Not everyone has the opportunity to wait until spring or summer to list their property. … [Read more...]

Eco Wallcoverings | Embossed 3D Wall Flats

Eco Wallcoverings | Embossed 3D Wall Flats

If you were in the mood to liven up a wall, and are looking for an economical and eco-friendly alternative then these eco wallcoverings are something to take a look at… “Inhabit’s Embossed Wall Flats are designed to expand in any direction. With … [Read more...]

Color Psychology: What Does It All Mean?

Color Psychology: What Does It All Mean?

Do colors have a subliminal affect on human behavior?  Color psychology studies have shown that color can evoke a certain mood or emotion and send a positive or negative response to the viewer.  Color stimulates individuals in a variety of ways, it … [Read more...]

Branding Strategies – What is Branding About?

Branding Strategies – What is Branding About?

The new branding strategies is about creating patterns, not repeating messages.  What are industries doing to market themselves as leaders and create consistency and maintain brand value?  The world of marketing and branding is constantly evolving so … [Read more...]

Zen Staging & Design – Certified Staging Professionals

Zen Staging & Design – Certified Staging Professionals

The Certified Staging Professionals CSP designation is recognized by real estate professionals, builders, home stagers, decorators and the average home seller for its brand reputation of excellence. It identifies home staging consultants who have … [Read more...]