July 2022

Foxy at Home | 83 Pear Street, Greenslopes

By |2022-07-05T09:08:29+10:00July 5th, 2022|Behind The Scenes, DIY Home Staging, Foxy at Home, Home Improvements, Home Make Over, Home Staging Tips, Vacant Home Staging|

What is Foxy at Home? Let us take you behind the scenes of styling homes for sale. At the end of the article we share the names of our furniture suppliers and retail shops, keeping absolutely no secrets when it comes to helping you fall in love with your home again! Recreate The Look 83 Pear Street, Greenslopes Featuring a spectacular view of Brisbane’s skyline, a stunning sunroom, high ceilings, and an amazing open plan living space, this beautiful, recently renovated two bedroom house in Greenslopes was a dream to stage! Being surrounded by greenery and [...]

June 2022

Cushion Do’s And Don’ts To Consider When Styling Your Furniture

By |2022-06-29T15:06:07+10:00June 29th, 2022|DIY, DIY Home Staging, Home Improvements, Home Make Over, Home Staging General Interest, Home Staging Tips, Styling Furniture|

When it comes to styling beds, couches and other furniture items in your home, the addition of pillows and decorative cushions has the power to transform a space and take it from drab to fab! From patterned to solid colours, textured to plain, small to large, and square to round, cushions allow you to achieve any desired style seamlessly and without too much of an investment. In our opinion, pillows and cushions are a non-negotiable, must-have accessory to include when we stage properties or when you style your home. If you follow us on Instagram or our other social [...]

May 2022

Real vs. Artificial Indoor Plants: What’s The Difference And What Should You Use In Your Home?

By |2022-05-23T11:20:16+10:00May 23rd, 2022|Home Improvements, Home Make Over, Styling Furniture|

Real vs. Artificial Indoor Plants: What’s The Difference And What Should You Use In Your Home? When it comes to styling your house, no matter your design choices or taste in décor, the addition of greenery is integral to make your home a space that’s welcoming, full of life and effortlessly stylish. From hanging a draping plant in a corner, to using lush greenery as a dining table centrepiece or placing a tall piece of flora beside the couch, there’s plenty of ways you can add a pop of green to your house to [...]

April 2022

My First Two Weeks at Foxy Home Staging as a Digital Marketer and Content Writer

By |2022-04-21T08:58:42+10:00April 19th, 2022|Behind The Scenes, Business of Staging, Home Staging General Interest|

G'day Foxy friends! I’m Laura - the newest face here at Foxy Home Staging! I began working at Foxy two weeks ago and I’m loving it! But before I get too excited and jump straight in, let me first tell you a bit about what my job is here, because it’s a little different to what you might initially think. Officially, my role is digital marketer and content writer, but as I quickly learnt on my very first day, I’m also an assistant stylist and removalist, soon-to-be expert car packer (I do love a game of tetris!), and [...]

First Week Working For A Home Staging Company

By |2022-04-21T13:28:45+10:00April 19th, 2022|Behind The Scenes, Business of Staging, Uncategorized|

Hi Foxy friends, Cici here! Let me tell you about my first week working at Foxy as a digital marketer and content writer.  Being friends with Eva, I knew a little bit about what Foxy did and how the process sort of worked, however, no one could have predicted what was going to happen for that first week. I already knew that I would be joining one of the stylists with an installation then following up with a trip in the truck with Cody and Russ. A full day out and about in Brisbane to see what Foxy [...]

February 2022

5 Steps to Increasing Productivity in your Home Staging Business

By |2022-04-21T13:30:38+10:00February 16th, 2022|Business of Staging|

If you are a home staging business owner looking to increase the number of jobs you’re able to complete each day, then this article is for you. We've compiled our experience-based knowledge to help you be more productive and efficient with your time. TIP: Look out for the tip icons scattered throughout the article, they contain real-life advice that you can implement in your own business. --- We’ve turned our five-step system into an easy to remember acronym: S.T.A.G.E. Set the Foundation Truck Schedule is Key Advanced Planning Great Inventory Management Early Start Set the Foundation [...]

December 2021

9 Ways Home-Staging Appeals to Buyers’ Emotions

By |2021-12-10T13:00:59+10:00December 10th, 2021|Home Staging General Interest, Home Staging Tips|

Styling a home for sale is not just about ‘making it look pretty’, it is about helping the buyers form a strong emotional connection with the house.  There are many ways how home-staging influences people’s feelings, but we’ve narrowed it down to the main nine points. All of these could be developed into separate articles on their own, some of which we’ve already written about. Without any further ado, let’s jump straight into it! 1. First Impressions Count We’ve all heard the saying ‘you never get a second chance to make a first impression’. When it comes [...]

Building an Elite Home-Staging Team

By |2021-12-06T08:18:09+10:00December 6th, 2021|Behind The Scenes, Business of Staging|

Building an Elite Home-Staging Team Home-Staging is like running any other service business – you are trading your time for money. When you run out of hours during the day, your income stops. That is why it’s important to build a reliable team and a set of systems, so you can duplicate your efforts and revenue in the same amount of time. Building a team is by no means easy and can be scary, but I believe that it’s the number one most critical factor when it comes to your business success. --- I’m going to [...]

October 2021

Foxy at Home | Resort Style at 368 Old Logan Rd, Camira

By |2021-10-25T10:45:53+10:00October 25th, 2021|Foxy at Home|

What is Foxy at Home? Let us take you behind the scenes of styling homes for sale. At the end of the article we share the names of our furniture suppliers and retail shops, keeping absolutely no secrets when it comes to helping you fall in love with your home again! Recreate the Look 368 Old Logan Road, Camira This house has been perfectly set on a flat, gorgeous two thousand plus square metres acreage complemented with a saltwater pool and a tennis court. The lifestyle aspect of this home was extraordinary and we really wanted to [...]

Psychology Behind Buying a Home: Emotions vs Logic

By |2021-10-20T08:25:29+10:00October 19th, 2021|Home Staging General Interest|

It goes without saying that buying a house is going to be one of the biggest financial decisions you will ever make (and one you will only make two or three times in a lifetime). Most people like to think they are acting from a rational and logical standpoint when making a significant decision like buying real estate, but the truth is they are not. Our emotions play a much bigger role than we think or would like to admit. Harvard Business School professor Gerald Zaltman says that 95% of our purchase decisions take place subconsciously. (source) [...]

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