The process of getting your home ready to sell can be an extremely daunting task. Home staging can provide assistance when you need it most. The team at Creative Home Stagers is here to help, we can do as much or as little as you need us to do. We will “stage” your entire home both inside and out including painting, de-cluttering and depersonalization as well as, finishing all those little projects you never had time to finish. At the end of the day we will ensure your home is staged to perfection.

We think interior design should be aesthetic, practical, livable. We achieve this by developing a personal vision for every project, setting uncompromising standards, and working side by side with our clients to bring that vision to life.


Areas That We Serve

Belmont, Charlotte, Lake Wylie, Matthews, Mount Holly, Myers Park, Fairview, Harrisburg, Hemby Bridge, Indian Trail, Midland, Mint Hill, Waxhaw, Weddington, Marvin, Denver, Huntersville, Cornelius, Mooresville, and beyond.

Our Team

Carol Smith

~ Founder, Accredited Staging Professional™

As the founder of Creative Home Stagers, Carol is a member of the International Association of Homes Staging Professionals (IAHSP) and the Charlotte Chapter. She is an Accredited Staging Professional (ASP®) and received her formal home staging training with Barb Schwartz, the industry leader and pioneer of the concept of Home Staging. Carol’s home staging methodology is based on proven industry techniques that, when applied, will help your house sell faster and for more money. In this challenging market it is important that your house stand out from the rest and look move-in ready. When searching for home stagers in Charlotte NC, please consider Creative Home Stagers.

Tiffany J. Stern

~ Interior Designer

Born and raised in Southern California, Tiffany was surrounded by artistic talent. Her parents were both artists, her father a film maker and animator and her mother a painter. At a young age, design was in her blood as she remodeled her doll house, even bricking the front of it with mini bricks and wallpapering the kitchen. She attended San Diego State University and majored in Art with the emphasis in interior design. For 24 years she has been working in the design industry, specializing in model merchandising for home builders starting from the ground up, including architectural specifications, lighting, furnishings, draperies and accessories. She is extremely passionate about design, and is always thinking about what else she can learn. One day she hopes to publish her own book on design and hopes to travel around the world to soak up all the inspiration she can.

Dimka Karaivanov

~ Accredited Staging Professional™

Dimka is an Accredited Staging Professional (ASP) who received her accreditation from Barb Schwarz, the creator of Home staging and She is also a member of the International Association of Home Staging Professionals (IAHSP). Born and raised in Bulgaria (Europe), Dimka and her family moved to the United States in September 2000. She was a preschool teacher for most of her professional life, when she decided to change her career path. Design, staging and organization was always a big passion of hers, which even showed in her classroom throughout the years. Dimka has more than five years experience in the industry and loves the positive impact home staging has on everyone. Using the latest staging trends, she enjoys putting her personal touch in every space and making it unique.

Savannah Sullivan

~ Account Specialist

Savannah is the newest member of the CHS team. After graduating from the University of Missouri Summa cum laude, she spent several years in the health field as an x-ray technologist. A life-long creative, Savannah has always had a love for interior design. At age 9 she was already designing programs for her mother's dance studio, and while in college, worked for her father's creative company. Extremely organized, an exceptional eye for color, and a strong New England work ethic have made her successful wherever she turns. Her hobbies include hiking, working out, and modeling.