Barney and Barbie - Together at Last
By Valerie Zinger, Home Organizer
(House Proud Ottawa-Ontario-Canada)
Sometimes you cannot eradicate Barbie pink and Barney purple when putting your house on the market. The turmoil with the children may be too great. I listed a home that had two little girls. Yes, Barney and Barbie were cohabiting in that house. OMG. It would have made a home stager happy to get his or her hands on Barney's cave and Barbie's house. It was difficult to look at those rooms (no photos were included in the listing) BUT we posted a little sign outside the rooms saying that they would be painted before the new owners' took possession. If this happened again, I would also add the paint chip of the colour that the room would be painted. While we had no problems with the sale (and in fact the new owners didn't want the rooms painted!!!!) why toy (LOL) with a possible...