Carol Smith

Carol Smith
Carol Smith, the founder of Creative Model Homes and Creative Home Stagers, is a member of the International Association of Homes Staging Professionals (IAHSP) and the Charlotte Chapter. She is an Accredited Staging Professional (ASP®) and received her formal home staging training with Barb Schwartz, the industry leader and pioneer of the concept of Home Staging. Carol’s merchandising and staging strategies are based on proven industry techniques that, when applied, will help your model homes present better and lead to higher profit margins. In this challenging market, it is important that your house stand out from the rest and look move-in ready.

Recent Posts

The Most Popular Interior Trends of Fall 2019

  Textures Dominate Manufacturers are using texture to bring interest to furnishings in a number of ways. As a result, they’re turning standard furniture styles into works of art.

Most Popular Interior Colors of 2019

Changing paint colors is the quickest way to transform any room. The colors we choose have the power to energize us or keep us calm. They enhance our decor and make our rooms more inviting. This…

Most Popular Kitchen Trends of 2019

  The kitchen is the heart of every home and this year's kitchen design trends do their part to keep this hub of activity functional, beautiful and homey. By combining modern and traditional…

How to Create the Perfect Summer Outdoor Entertaining Space

  As the weather warms up, many homeowners are beginning to plan summer parties, cookouts, and other get-togethers. Creating an outdoor entertaining space that is both functional and aesthetically…

How to Use the Summer Weather to Sell Your Home

  Pre-summer festivities are in full swing. For homeowners looking to make a sale this coming season, there are numerous opportunities to take advantage of the summer weather when it comes to selling…

5 Tips for Staging Your Home to Sell This Summer

  Spending the time and funds to stage your home before sale can make all the difference when it comes time for buyers' money to hit your bank account. Even the most beautiful and immaculate homes…

The Top 3 Trends in Patios this Summer

  Summer is finally here and everyone's mind is on spending time outside, including homebuyers. When preparing a home for potential buyers don't neglect the outside! Help your buyers visualize what…

3 Useful Tips for Millennials Purchasing Their First Home

  Purchasing your first home can be an exhilarating experience. From choosing the right neighborhood to figuring out what size home will best suit your needs, there is a lot to consider. And, since…

5 Staging Tips to Attract Millennial Home Buyers

  In 2019 the youngest of the millennials will be turning 23 and the oldest will be 38, this is primetime for home-buying. They are also a different kind of generation and as they begin to overtake…

3 Things Millennials Look for When Buying their First Home

  Millennials are entering into the biggest milestone of their lives where big purchases are in the near future. While more millennials are staying in their parents’ homes longer, their spending…