Category: Entertaining

Category: Entertaining


May 13, 2020  /  Design  /  Marti Reeder

In past years there’s been a real movement toward “open concept” living. Historically, homes were built with rooms being specified for particular purposes, and there wasn’t much crossover. Kitchens were for cooking, not entertaining and gathering. Dining rooms were for… Read more

5 Holiday Decorating Tips From Jan, Our Team Marti Stager

November 28, 2018  /  Design  /  Marti Reeder

7 Tips for Successfully Selling Your Home During the Holidays

November 27, 2017  /  Entertaining  /  Dana Neuts

When we think of the holidays, we often think of shopping, cooking, decorating and spending time with friends and family. We don’t want to think about moving, but sometimes selling your home during the holidays is the right time for… Read more

Preparing to Move Into Your New Home

September 3, 2015  /  Entertaining  /  Marti Reeder

So, you’ve bought your first home, but don’t know where to start after you close. What’s next? Here’s what you can expect: Take a trip to your local home improvement store. Whether your house is a fixer upper, or you… Read more

Decorating Tips and Tricks for Your New Home

August 24, 2015  /  Design  /  Marti Reeder

So you bought a new house, but you don’t know how to make it welcoming and inviting to new guests. Here are some handy tips and tricks to make your new house a home. Bring in lots of light. Homes… Read more

DIY Home Décor: 9 Ways to Update Your Home’s Style Today

June 15, 2015  /  Design  /  Marti Reeder

Whether you are staging your home for sale or are just ready for a fresh, new look, we’ve got nine easy, affordable decorating ideas for you to try. Give your front door a new look. Consider repainting it a bold… Read more

Create a Backyard Sanctuary This Summer

June 1, 2015  /  Design  /  Marti Reeder

Our gorgeous, not-too-hot summers are one of the many reasons I love the Seattle area. Make this summer one of your favorites by transforming your backyard into an outdoor sanctuary. Here are some great tips from Better Homes & Gardens… Read more

5 Backyard DIY Projects to Try This Weekend

May 18, 2015  /  Entertaining  /  Marti Reeder

We love Sunset magazine, not just because it is focused on the West, but because it has such great ideas. Here are 5 backyard do-it-yourself projects (from Sunset’s list of 53!) that you can try this weekend: Get organized. Build… Read more

Decorate for the Holidays in 10 Easy Steps

November 26, 2014  /  Entertaining  /  Marti Reeder

A few weeks ago, we shared Thanksgiving decorating tips, but now we’re heading into the winter holidays. Here are 10 simple ways to decorate your home for the holidays. Place mini ornaments on a cake stand with the treat of… Read more

10 Simple Ways to Decorate For Thanksgiving

November 11, 2014  /  Entertaining  /  Marti Reeder

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it’s time to get your house together for celebrating with friends and family. Here are some simple, easy ways to decorate your home without breaking the bank, or anything else, in the process! Hollow… Read more


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