Top 10 Home-Staging Dos - on HGTV. I can't emphasize enough how import having your home "show ready" is before putting it on the market is.
Home Staging... In 2009, at the height of the housing-market plummet, I sold my house in 2 1/2 weeks. I fully believe it was because I staged it prior to putting it on the market. I also had three offers to choose from.