Archive for March, 2010

Create A Sustainable Living Space

Here is a great site with wonderful selections of sheets, comforters or entire bedroom sets include natural bedding products made with organic cotton, silk, flannel, and other earth-friendly, chemical free comfortable materials.

I learned that one should be taking baby steps in the beginning of wanting to live more green, so as not to become overwhelmed thus giving up.

Starting with the purchases you make for the home. Organic bedding is one small option that will not only feel good on your skin but it will be a big step in doing your part to reduce your own carbon foot print, not to mention it will put any allergies and chemical sensitivities to rest 

Check out these great organic items for the home.



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Interview with Cindy Dole of Home Wizards KFWB News Talk 980 AM

Tanya Griffin of the Shaping Spaces Group had the pleasure of meeting Cindy Dole of Home Wizards  at the CBS studio for a live on air interview for KFWB News Talk 980AM.

Follow the link to Listen in on quick tips for staging your home to live on a budget. Some of these same ideas can carry over to staging your home sale.



In-Store appearances for one on one decor advice.

Tanya is giving free one-on-one design tips at the Kirkland’s store at Verona Marketplace, 6333 Pat’s Ranch Road, Mira Loma, from 3-6 p.m. April 17th.

The next day, April 18th,  she’ll be out in the desert, at Kirkland’s at Pavilion at LaQuinta, 79-070 Highway 111 LaQuinta, Ca. 92263 – same time, 1-4 p.m.

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The Consumers Guide to Real Estate Staging (R.E.S.A)

I’d like to introduce you to the Real Estate Staging Association or RESA web site, which offers free information and tools to help home owners and realtors find a qualified Home Staging Professional to help prepare and showcase their property for sale.  

You always want to make sure the Home Stager you hire is qualified, experienced and insured. You can find certified and professional Home Stagers in the RESA directory of stagers. Contact the one in your area and ask questions, ask for referrals as well as examples of their work showing a proven track record. 

In today’s market a well priced home is just half of the marketing challenge. The price will get buyers to your property but a well staged and presented home will get you the mulitple offers.  It has proven time and time again a professionally staged home presents and shows better than competing houses for sale. 

Check out www.realestatestagingassociation.com and feel confident about staging your home. 
The Shaping Spaces Group also apart of RESA is a Certified Home Staging and Interior Design company that has been providing design and staging services for over 10 years for Realtors, Home Owners and Builders.


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