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Over my 6 years as a home redesign & staging instructor for PRES Staging I have to educate the newbies on pricing and bidding for large business. If it is a good job then it makes sense that many stagers would want to  bid on it. When another stagers loses the business I suggest that they find ou...
As a home stager, like realtors I can spend a lot of time with some clients and not so long with others. When I get repeat business such as doing a move-in for the client or some decorating once they have moved, we get to know each other better. It's a nice feeling to receive an invitation to a c...
I am a home stager who loves to use the Send Out Card system because it is so easy. During the year after I have staged a home, I send my clients a 'thank you' card with a photo of a room that we staged on the front, and inside put the 'Before' photo of the same room. Clients love this. For Chris...
I have the privilege of teaching a professional home staging course. It's part of my role to let students know that they will get inquiries/phone calls/emails asking ONLY 'WHAT DO YOU CHARGE?. I know realtors get asked the same questiona bout their commission, and don't you just hate it! So many ...

Dana Smithers

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