10 Benefits of Home Staging

As a designer and someone who works closely with realtors (my fiance is one), I've witnessed the power of home staging first hand. Home staging is the act of preparing and showcasing your home for sale. The benefits of home staging have been statistically proven to be highly effective by numerous surveys and real estate reports. Homeowners who have not hired a home stager before, may not be familiar with the benefits of having a well-staged home. If you are getting ready to sell your home and find yourself asking the question, "Does home staging really work?" - stick around!

How to Hang Art

Hanging art or photos on the wall seems simple enough. Just hammer in a nail, then hang, right? Not quite. Those of us who have tried to perfectly display our favorite work of art know that it can be tricky. That's why Invaluable has created a comprehensive picture hanging guide to help you get it right every time. Give it a read through, then let us know what work of art you ca't wait to proudly display!

5 Things you Must Know Before Purchasing Furniture

When you are getting ready to redecorate, there are 5 things you must know before purchasing furniture. In today’s blog post, I will be sharing a little bit about my process and how shopping for your home is much more than picking out “pretty” things.

Before we dive in, I want to share a story where I have been called in to resolve a past client's decorating dilemma.

Back to the Basics: Discover your Why

Today's blog post is going to be different from the content that I normally share. I always share my design experiences here but this time I am going to relate it to my personal experience. Surprisingly, planning a wedding and planning a design project are similar: the vision, the stress, the planning, the investment, and the outcome. When we find ourself in one of these situations, typically they are both big life changes and large decisions need to be made.. and there's a timeline.

7 Important Details to Consider Before your Kitchen Remodel

There are 7 important details to consider before your kitchen remodel. Renovating a kitchen is a major undertaking for a homeowner to take on alone. It requires strategic planning both, financially and aesthetically. Based on my experience, I recently completed a kitchen renovation through my online interior design services, many of these points were brought up during the project and I thought it would be beneficial to share.