Decluttering Secrets for Professional Home Stagers

A room cleared of clutter makes the room appear bigger, more relaxed and inviting, and more attractive to a buyer.


Decluttering for Professional Home Stagers introduces you to Decluttering and Depersonalization of a home and how it is applied when staging a home for sale.

Our homes are overflowing with clutter, often our solution is to move to bigger homes but the clutter continues to remain. You can clean a room dozens of times but if you do not examine the clutter it will continue to multiply.

A room cleared of clutter makes the room appear bigger, more relaxed and inviting, and more attractive to a buyer.

A home cleared of the seller's personality is easier for buyers to imagine their lifestyle in their future home.

Decluttering and Depersonalization of a home and how it is applied when staging a home for sale.


The first and most critical step in the declutter process, is how to identify clutter. To do this you must work with the client to assign an "emotional valute"


Real life case studies


The key to staging a home for sale is to make the home as attractive to as many people as possible. To do that you must first depersonalize.


So where does all the clutter go? And how to utlize decorative storage solutions.


Key declutter strategies including the "After 8 Rule" and defining a room to add "Perceived Value"


Earn your "Decluttering for Professional Home Stagers" certificate.


Tina Jesson

Founder Home Staging Academy, Instructor, speaker, coach

Tina Jesson is a lifelong entrepreneur, interior  designer, and trainer. She is co-founder of the British Academy of Home  Stagers and the Home Stagers Network, and is an expert trainer with the  Home Staging Academy.

Tina first began staging homes over 25 years ago, when initially she  staged her own home for sale. She established her business delivering  home staging services to home sellers and real estate agents. She went  on to train the first independent home stagers in the UK, and built the  the first European network of independent home stagers, all of whom she  personally trained and supported.

Tina is a very popular international public speaker, regularly  speaking live at the BBC Home Shows in London, and she appeared on many  of the UK's popular home improvement TV programmes, including:

**UK Style; **Channel 4s Location, Location Location; **Selling Houses; ** Property Ladder; ** Downsize Me; ** Ruby Wax; **Tonight with Trevor McDonald; ** and more**

Tina now lives in Central Indiana in the USA, and she continues to be  a popular speaker and educator, appearing as a regular guest expert on IndyStyle TV and as professional speaker at events and shows throughout USA

Jillian Hinds-Williams

Founder Home Staging Academy, technical officer

Jillian Hinds-Williams is founder of the Home Staging Academy, British Academy of Home Stagers, Home Stagers Network, and Home Stagers the UK’s first national home staging service, a business entrepreneur, property writer and editor.

Jillian has lived and worked in Germany, USA, Canada, and the UK, her background is with Blue Chip IT companies. She left the corporate world to establish a successful nationwide home staging franchise business in the UK, and developed an extensive program of training courses for home stagers, estate agents and
property developers in how to present and market property successfully.

Jillian is a professional writer, editor and trainer, and a Fellow of the Institute of Technical Communicators.

Jillian currently lives in Derbyshire, England.

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