Staging Advice from HGTV’s Sandra Rinomato

Those who watch HGTV know Sandra Rinomato from HGTV’s Property Virgins. She underlines the importance of staging a home for sale..”staging has become a household word the bar has been raised and buyers expect your home to be presented in its most favorable light….is required in order to keep up with the competition”. Click here…

Did You Know….?

Sea glass can be a fun way to accessorize and add color to your room. Did you know that, according to the Coastal Living Magazine one of the best places to find sea glass is right here in Connecticut at Hammonassett Beach State Park in Madison? Here are some ideas how sea glass can be…

Stage This House

Working on a huge transformation for getting a house ready for the market. Painting all interiors, sanding and staining all floors, new lighting fixtures throughout the house, painting the kitchen, new countertops, new backsplash, new hardware, new appliances,…. Very tight time line for all the home improvement work we needed to complete was jeopardized by…

Hurricane Irene

We were lucky that Hurricane Irene had mercy with us. We are all safe, no flooding, only 20 hours of power outage. We are back to a regular work day tomorrow. 🙂  

Sustainable Kitchen Design

Courtesy of Douglas Elliman Real Estate Company, New York Vacation Rentals. Designing a kitchen has a tendency to be quite costly, especially in a larger home. But investing with the environment in mind will certainly save you money and headache in the long run, all while reducing your carbon footprint. Here are some simple tips…