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Hot Home Trend: Florals Are Dressing Up Interiors

Floral prints are seeing a revival in home design. Consider adding more floral patterns into your staging. It’s bold and trendy, home designers say. ...
February 5, 2018

Hot Home Trend: Black Is Back

Black fixtures, appliances, and even black furniture are emerging as one of the hottest trends in the new year....
January 22, 2018

#CES2018: Tech Up Your Style

CES may not be the place you typically go to for décor trends, but technology is having an undeniable influence in home design, like see-through refrigerators and smart lighting....
January 9, 2018

White Kitchen Fatigue?

Are homeowners growing tired of the all-white kitchen? Some design experts believe so....
January 8, 2018

White Emerges as ‘It’ Color for Holiday Staging

White has become a classy go-to color this holiday season, and it’s perfect when staging a home during the holidays. ...
December 18, 2017

Hot Home Trend: Bamboo Everything!

Bamboo is making its way into more home interiors. From flooring, window treatments to wall accents, furnishings and more, this sustainable material is popping up everywhere....
December 4, 2017

Hot Home Trend: The Statement Shower

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine The shower in the master bathroom is getting a lot more attention. In fact, it’s one of the main splurges among renovating homeowners, according to the 2017 U.S. Houzz Bathroom Trends Study. These...
November 20, 2017

Use Plants to Showcase a Healthier Home

Desire a healthier home? You can clean a home's air by using certain plants. ...
November 6, 2017

Styled, Staged & Sold Earns Some Props

Thank you to our loyal readers and top-industry contributors for helping to make Styled, Staged & Sold the top ranked “home staging blog on the planet!” Feedspot, a news RSS reader, ranked Styled, Staged & Sold number-one out of...
November 2, 2017

Sherwin Williams’ Pick for 2018’s Hottest Color

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine A rich blue with jewel-toned greens is forecasted to be 2018’s hottest color of the year, according to Sherwin Williams, which unveiled its 2018 Color of the Year choice this week. Other paint...
October 5, 2017