Today’s home buyers are the HGTV generation, homes need to be in showcase condition when listed so that they stand out from countless others competing for the same buyer in this sluggish market. We are experts at creating the inspirational lifestyle that buyers are looking for in Fairfield county. By developing a cohesive functional design for your home that appeals to the immediate gratification buyers and showcases your home in the best possible way. A “staged” home sells faster and for more money in almost every type of market.  

Call us at 203-434-3745 for a quick consultation or email at haikudurden@yahoo.com

Consultation and proposal $250

I’ll meet you at your home and do a thorough walk through assessing curb appeal, layout, flow, lighting, decluttering and functionality. A written Staging Report will be emailed to you along with specific recommendations for changes, accessories, color choices etc. This service is designed to give you all the objective, expert advice you need to do the staging work yourself in the form of a detailed report. This is a great option for DIY people and realtors who are trying to get the house ready for the market. Duration 2 hrs.

Half day staging $375/Full day staging $600

If you are feeling overwhelmed with preparing your home to sell, half or full day staging is your answer. We roll up our sleeves, follow the Staging Report and tackle the main areas of the home. You won’t believe the difference a few hours make using what you already have! We’ll start with kitchen, living area, master bed and bath and expand from there so your home is show ready. This is a critical service for just before the professional photos are taken as we style each room for maximum photo impact. Half day staging – 3.5 hrs/Full day staging 7 hrs

Redesign $250+

If any of the following questions have crossed your mind, you’re not alone: I love my street, but don’t love my house- where do I begin?  Should I consult an architect or a designer or just wait till kids are older to renovate? I want to sell the house in 5 years to downsize, what do I need to update to be competitive? What rooms actually matter for resale? Are we putting too much money into this house? Should we just move but the market is terrible. HDS Designs can help you figure out what to do with your home. Consultation consists of assessing your home, discussing your ideas and coming up with a plan of action.

Power Shopping $60

We work with what you have but often times new accessories are needed. We’ll create a budget and and shop for those accessories that serve as investments in the sale of your home. I’m an expert in sourcing the best items at the most reasonable prices!