All posts by Ronique Gibson

Ronique Gibson

Ronique Gibson is an Associate Architect and a LEED Accredited Professional, who has been in the design industry for over 13 years. She started her design blog in 2009 and today it has become a premier destination for helping homeowners with everyday lifestyle challenges. Her readers check in daily for help with their homes, DIY project ideas, recipes, crafts, and inspiration to beautify and enjoy their homes.

How Your Sellers Can Stage Their Fixer-Upper Homes

Selling a home is no easy task, but selling a fixer-upper is even harder. Modern buyers want homes with new kitchens, updated bathrooms, and large master bedrooms. In slow real estate markets, they can easily find such homes. But fixer-uppers lack these amenities. The key to selling these types of homes is getting the homeownersContinue Reading…

The Importance Of Lighting When Showing A Home

People are attracted to well-lit public facilities, parks, and commercial shopping districts. Why? Because good lighting increases the desirability of these places and significantly contributes to people’s sense of well-being. Research has shown that light quality affects people in different ways. For instance, well-designed lighting can enhance mood and boost productivity. A dark house, onContinue Reading…

Budget Curb Appeal Tips: Making an Impact at the Front Door

A gorgeous front door can make a home look stunning. Unfortunately, many home sellers focus on everything else and forget their front doors. The front door is a home’s focal point. If it’s plain and unappealing, home buyers won’t want to see what’s inside. Sellers looking to lure buyers and sell their homes quickly shouldContinue Reading…

Essential Tips to Prepare Homes for Warm Weather Buyers

Staged homes sell 78% faster and for 11% more than their counterparts. If some of your sellers are wary about staging their homes, these two statistics should be enough to convince them. Many homeowners put their homes up for sale and wonder why they don’t get any offers. If your sellers have upgraded their homes,Continue Reading…

How to Help Sellers Appeal to Eco-Conscious Buyers

All home improvements add value to homes, but some improvements add more value than others. Energy-efficient updates can boost a home’s value significantly. Home buyers are always looking for homes that stand out from the rest, and green home improvements can make a home stand out for all the right reasons. Share these tips withContinue Reading…