One of the ways you can make your house marketable is by staging it and making it as appealing to potential home buyers as possible. Home staging is a strategy that involves redecorating and rearranging the assets of your, such as furniture, to make them more attractive to potential home buyers. To utilize the power of home staging, you must stage your house according to the current season. In this blog, we shall discuss four home staging ideas for each season.
Winter is the coldest time of the year, so decorate the house with lots of throw pillows and thick fuzzy blankets. Use winter colors like holly berry red, emerald green, cobalt blue, and stark black and white. You want the buyer to view the house as a home and you can do this by making the potential home buyer warm. Make sure the heater is on and for added ambiance start the fireplace and light some scented cinnamon candles Use lighting to make potential home buyers feel welcomed. Also, since the wintertime is right around the start of the holidays you can stage your house with holiday decorations and use artificial Christmas arrangements as pieces to bring softness and nature into the space.
While staging your house during this season, you must consider that this is the season associated with beauty, flourishing, and elegance. It is during this time of the year that plants and animals begin to grow while flowers blossom. This should therefore shape the way you will stage your home to make it more beautiful and lively.
To appeal to home buyers during this season decorate with plants and flowers and use light colors or pastels.
If you are considering selling your house this fall, your focus should be more on the exterior of your home, flower beds, your lawns, paths, and gardens. You have to make sure that you constantly sweep the leaves and flowers that your trees and flowers are shedding. Additionally, you may consider planting new flowers in vases and water them during this season and thus make your house more attractive.
Now that you have dealt with the essential part of autumn staging, you must do a few finishing touches on the inside of your house. Decorate the house with rustic pieces, woven mats, cable knit blankets. Use warmer colors such as burnt orange, caramel, yellow, burgundy. You can even paint a single wall inside your house to use a statement piece to bring texture into the house.
At this time of the year, the weather is suitable for indoor and outdoor activities, so make sure your stage the exterior as well as the interior. Add outdoor patio furniture such as tables, couches, rugs, umbrellas. You can also shift from a wooden or metallic door to a glass door, allowing more natural light into your home. Lastly, string outdoor fairy lights on your backyard patio to enjoy during the summer evenings.
Home staging affects home buyers’ buying decisions and determines how fast you will sell your house. It is also important to note that every season of the weather conveys a unique meaning, appeal, and memory to home buyers, therefore use the ideas shared above to stage your home for every season and attract the right buyers.