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Claudia Jacobs – Simple Decorating Tips

Aug 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Simple Decorating Tips If you want to change the look of your home and think you have to spend a lot of money, think again.  Here are some decorating ideas that will help you fall back in love with your home without emptying out your wallet. Paint A fresh coat of paint can revitalize a […]

Claudia Jacobs – Dealing With Commitment Issues in Your Home

Jul 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Dealing with commitment issues in your home Making selections within your home can be challenging.  As a professional decorator and stager, I work with clients to discover their personal taste and style. When it comes to my own home I have commitment issues. It really is tough to be objective in your own space. Sometimes […]

Claudia Jacobs – Life Happens Are You Keeping Up

Oct 15th, 2013 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Life happens.  Are you keeping up? “What’s new?” is a simple greeting when you have not seen someone in some time.  Have you asked yourself that question lately?  Try actually answering it honestly beyond the typical quick response we usually hear, “oh nothing’s new”.   The reality is EVERYTHING is new. Life happens.  Things change.  It’s […]

Claudia Jacobs – Staging is NOT Decorating

Oct 1st, 2013 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Decorating is fun. Over the years you select items accumulated from shopping trips and traveling. Surrounding yourself with things you love is a great way to live your life, especially in your own home. When it is time to sell your home, suddenly all of your stuff is standing in your way. How can you […]

Claudia Jacobs – Inspiration finds you when you are not looking

Sep 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Life is busy these days. It is as if September 1st arrived and the world has decided it is time to decorate their home. Some are not in a rush. Some have a Thanksgiving deadline. Then there are the staging clients. Some sellers want a game plan; some have a wait and see approach. They […]

Claudia Jacobs – Clutter Can Cause Chaos

Sep 10th, 2013 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Clutter can cause chaos to your life and it can ruin a well-designed room. It doesn’t matter how much time or money you spend on decorating your house.  It doesn’t matter how lovely the pieces are in each room.  It’s doesn’t even matter how clean the house is.  If it’s cluttered, it won’t look good […]

Claudia Jacobs – Welcome September and Happy New Year

Sep 3rd, 2013 | By | Category: Lifestyle

The Labor Day weekend is my start of a new year without the resolutions. It is my time to reflect, refresh, redesign and recreate not based on the false hope of a resolution but a real life commitment to get back on track after being lax over the last few weeks of summer. This past […]

Claudia Jacobs – What a Great Idea For a Craft Room

Aug 27th, 2013 | By | Category: Lifestyle

During a staging/color consultation with a client I was impressed with her very neat, very organized craft room/office. This was no ordinary craft room; she runs her scrapbooking kit business from here. I loved the workstation she built herself with ready-made wood cubbies. Homeowner and crafter, Renee Ciallella owner of Scrapbooking with Mrs. C., LLC […]

Claudia Jacobs – Dealing With Paper Clutter

Aug 20th, 2013 | By | Category: Lifestyle

One of the things I constantly battle are the piles of paper in my home office.  Besides feeling overwhelmed, it looks cluttered which is why I turned to the advice of a professional organizer. Lisa Montanaro is a business life coach and motivational speaker.  Her business is called Lisa Montanaro Global Enterprises. Lisa helps people deal […]

Claudia Jacobs – Solving the Home Staging Puzzle

Jun 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Staging? What’s that? How does it work? As a professional stager, these questions are presented all the time from people who are curious, never heard of staging, are thinking of selling, are not selling and yes, even people in the Real Estate business. My staging consultations are with people who plan on selling their home. […]