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Top Home Staging Books: List by Spotless Agency

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Home staging ideas can be found in different sources and books are among them too. Today it is very popular to try your hand at writing and many interior designers do not lose this chance as well. They compose books on different topics including home staging, so here is a list of the best home staging books to read this year.

1. Home Staging That Works: Sell Your Home in Less Time for More Money


A book written by Starr C. Osborne opens secrets of professional staging companies to the readers. She has gathered insights from the best American staging experts and teaches how to make your property appealing to buyers. There are hints on improving the curb appeal, driving interest on the web, affordable ways to clean and repair a home as well as strategies that will change every room of the home for better.

2. Home Staging: The Winning Way to Sell Your House for More Money


Barn Schwarz with Mary Seehafer Sears has prepared a wonderful book that tells what home staging is. It teaches how to accentuate the benefits of the home and improve its presentation.

A book is full of organizing tips and checklists as well as photographs of the property before and after staging.

3. Psychological staging


Written by Kristie Barnett, a famous designer and the Decorologist website host, a book is compiled of her ideas and knowledge on this topic. There are various pieces of advice on staging rooms, using styles and decorative materials in staging. The emphasis is made on the sales psychology and there are answers to the questions what buyers want and how to provide them with that.

4. Do's and Don'ts in Home Staging and Redesign


A practical guide from the founder of the Academy of Staging and Redesign Barbara Jennings is incredibly popular among readers. There are 101 case studies that will help sellers to avoid home staging mistakes. She also offers rules and explains psychology of home staging providing images of rooms before home staging has taken place and after that.

5. Feel at Home: Home Staging Secrets for a Quick and Easy Sell


Tori Toth, the  author of the book, opens readers some secret practices to use in your own home. She focuses on every aspect of the home staging process from reorganizing and color matching to targeting buyers. You will be surprised to see buyers’ insights about the property and learn new home selling skills to achieve the main goal faster.

6. 31 days To a Staged Home


A book for complete beginners was written by Leslie Ann Hoyt. She offers a step-by-step guide how to prepare your home to wow the real estate market. There are numerous images and practical pieces of advice that a very detailed and can be understood by everyone. She also offers to see the property with the eyes of a potential buyer and only then decide what should be done there.

7. The Power of Staging


A book written by an experienced home designer Andy Capelluto contains practical pieces of advice for homeowners who prepare their property for sale. She explains the notion of Staging and the way it works as well as offers variants how to clean, declutter, repair, decorate a home to make it competitive in the market.

8. Home Staging for Dummies


Quite a sizable book with over 300 pages was compiled by Christine Rae and Jan Saunders Maresh. There is an abundance of tips for home sellers as well as information on psychology of buyers and their attitude to staging. Find many secrets of experts on home staging to “gain a vital sales edge”.

9. Home Staging like a Pro


Chris V. Royster is an author of the guide that will help its readers to sell property for top dollar. In this book, home staging is explained as a very simple process that can be learnt by everyone. As soon as you realize what should be done there is nothing difficult in fulfilling these ideas in reality. You will learn how to produce a powerful first impression and make the most of the home space.

10. Home Staging Handbook


Shannon Mendez has united the advice of famous designers and real estate agents into a single book that helps to get your house ready for sale. The expertise viewpoints offer a variety of interesting ideas: for example, how to make an emphasis on the best features of the house or add the room a completed look thanks to furniture arrangement.