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By July 12, 2017

Each week we do dozens of staging consultations — advising home sellers on decluttering, fixes needed prior to listing and making sure their homes are ready to impress for showings and the “all important” listing photos. Lately I’ve been hearing “the market is good…..do I REALLY need to paint my red kitchen (burgundy dining room,


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By April 16, 2016

This morning I ordered paint color samples for a client who is purchasing a new home.  Currently, the home is painted “builder beige” – all the walls and ceilings the same color.  BLAH! The architecture is beautiful, but not highlighted well. With the perfect paint colors, this house is going to look AMAZING!!! But how


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By November 15, 2011

When we first viewed this charming home in Dallas Oregon, the painting was about to begin. The green color that was “oh so perfect” on the tiny paint chip in the store, was a little too bright for most home buyers. The pink the bathroom was a bit bold.   The master bedroom was a


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By January 9, 2011

Color Trends – If it isn’t anything you’ve investigated before, color forecasting is a fascinating process and has wide-spread influence.  Did you think you saw a lot of turquoise last year? Staging by Creative Concepts Turquoise was Pantone’s color for 2010.  Soon we were seeing turquoise everywhere – clothing, accessories and home decor. Calming, soothing


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By December 18, 2010

  Paint colors make the mood! Paint! – one of the most affordable things you can do to change a room. Most of the time it misses the mark – doesn’t make the biggest impact possible. THE perfect color and shade make all the difference. What do you think about YOUR paint colors? We painted


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By July 25, 2010

Dear Creative Concepts: I’d appreciate some home staging advice.  After watching some additional home improvement shows yesterday, I’m wondering if  I am too bland in my approach to colors for the broader market?  I long ago accepted the concept of going with neutral colors, but many of the television designers seem to consider some pretty


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