I don't care what you call it.
Caramel, Cafe Au Lait, Ginger Snap or Lil' Chihuahua,
if the paint on the walls can be color-matched to a paper bag,
it's probably too dark to be considered a neutral appropriate for staging in today's market.
This is especially true if the ceiling is of average height.
In fact, you heard it here first... the paper bag colors are passé.
Just like the delightful shades of country blue, mauve, seafoam green, and
peach dates an 80's-90's house, the paper sack look is dating the houses of the
So, if you are trying to reset the energy
of a house for today's buyers, get outta
the sack and head toward a brighter
future and a faster sale!
~ Michelle Molinari
Co-Owner, Feature This... Real Estate Staging, www.FeatureThisDotDotDot.com
Certified Property Consultant (CPC) & Certified Staging Professional (CSP)
SAR Staging Instructor, Staging and Redesign, www.StagingAndRedesign.com
Lead Conceptual Designer, www.CurbAppealConcepts.com
Vice- President of Acadiana Real Estate Staging Association, www.AcadianaRESA.com