ourhomes magazine

Selling? You can’t afford not to stage your home

Our Homes features an article on home staging, interviewing and quoting local home stagers, giving tips and great insight on how home staging can help you get a bigger return on your investment when selling. 

Nicole Schenk of Simple Elements, Ottawa, ON is quoted in the article supporting the author’s feature. 

Home Staging Newswire

Feature Friday for the Real Estate Staging Association

Nicole Schenk of Simple Elements Ottawa, ON is interviewed by Joanna Fraley on Feb 4th, 2021. After highlighting her active role for the past few years at the local Ottawa RESA Chapter, and why she gives back in this volunteer position, Nicole answers personal and business questions, giving readers a highlight of personality and a sneak peek of her life as a professional home stager.

Home Staging TV

Tori Toth of Home Staging TV interview Nicole Schenk of Simple Elements, as she shares how to save money on greenery decor for your home.


Home Staging Hack: DIY Planter from Dollar Store Finds

Planters and greenery were created in ten minutes and under $10 from items at the local dollar store. Nicole found these original handcrafted planters a great way to save her client’s money and add layers to their staging and decorated spaces.


How Much Do You Know About Home Staging?

Realtor.ca uses Nicole Schenk’s home staging tips to create a home staging quiz you can take on their website.

This fun little quiz gives you insight into how well you know home staging when selling your property. You can find it on Realtor.ca

Staging the World

Join Barb Schwarz on her journey with Home Stagers from around the world

Along with hundreds of stagers from all over the world, Nicole Schenk had the opportunity to contribute and share her knowledge and insight of the home staging industry.

Consumer Alert from CTV NEW

some home stagers buy items only to return them later. 

Pat Foran of CTV News Toronto Consumer Alert exposes this process. Nicole schenk gives her opinion that professional home stagers do not do this. As a professional home stager, you invest and are ethical with purchasing on trend home decor that helps your client attract the buyer right for your property.