Home Designer Share to Us 21 Exclusive Home Decorating Tricks to Make Your House Feel More Inviting

If you watch a lot of HGTV, chances are you’ve seen the magic that home stagers can work on a place. These experts can transform spaces and make even the most unsellable houses sell.

So naturally, they are full of great home decorating advice. We asked a number of professional home stagers for their top decorating tips ― from accent walls to tabletop design ― for everyday non-experts just looking to make our spaces feel more inviting.

Here’s what they shared:

1. Make your bed a sanctuary.

“Making your bed can be a chore, whether dwelling or selling. The key to making it feel luxurious and hotel-like is simple when using crisp white linens and plump bedding and pillows. Plump, fresh white bedding is easy to find at most major home goods stores (can be a bed in a bag or a comforter and duvet and crisp sheets) and then simply layering in two or three of the same accent pillows in front, which is easy to change seasonally.” ― Karen Otto, chief staging officer at HomeStar Staging

“In the master bedroom, create a magazine look using a comforter or duvet in a solid color or subtle pattern; put coordinated pillow shams on the bed pillows and add another decorative pillow or two for an updated look.” ― Maureen Bray, owner of Room Solutions Staging

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