About Barbara Jennings, CRS/CSS
Barbara Jennings, CRS|CSS, featured in Orange
Coast Magazine (June, 2005), is Director of the Academy of Staging and
Redesign. She has helped thousands of people gain
far more enjoyment from their homes, using the furnishings they already own, and she can help you too. And
she can even teach you how to earn extra money helping other people redecorate their homes by arranging the furniture
and accessories they own the way a professional interior designer would do.
Furniture placement is so crucial to an appealing and
functional room, it is absolutely essential to use solid furniture arrangement techniques. This is Barbara Jennings'
she can teach you virtually everything you need to know.
As the premier interior redesign specialist on the
West Coast, she started and developed her own one day decorating and home staging service in 1986, long before it
became popularized by Oprah, HGTV and many other media outlets. A consultant for 20 years in Southern
California, she is also an author,
speaker, art consultant and published decorative artist.
In the last
6.5 years, Jennings' business has become the world's largest and most affordable
home study interior redesign and home staging training center.
So you have the opportunity to take advantage of all of her
expertise to help you become an interior redesign specialist or home stager in your own right.
Her extensive experience and expertise, coupled with her easy to read writing style, have rocketed
her training programs to the top of the A-list. This makes
learning from her incredibly easy and quick, and you'll get the kind of training you would expect to
get from a seasoned professional who has actually done it for years.
On a more personal note, Jennings is also a graphic artist and typographer, a
decorative art consultant, a career counselor, an interior decorator, a
published decorative artist, a web designer, a home stager and author of 10
The originating member of Certified Redesign Specialists and Certified Staging Specialists, she is an expert marketer and students rave about the comprehensive
training they receive.
Ms. Jennings is a prolific artist and has been published by Bruce McGaw Graphics of West
Nyack, New York and Galaxy of Graphics, New York, NY, as well as represented by the Art Connection at the
Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles. Her work has been sold to galleries all over
the United States, Europe and Asia and is a part of several corporate collections as well.
For information about
Barbara's personalized consultation services in the Orange County and LA County area,
So Cal Interior Redesign Consultation Request
In the Media and Press
The Tennessean, Nashville, Tennessee
Times Daily, Florence, Alabama
Riverside Press-Enterprise, Riverside, CA
Miami Herald, Miami, Florida
Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, Florida
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California
Daily Pilot, Huntington Beach, California
Arizona Republic, Phoenix, Arizona
Chicano Tribune, Chicago, Illinois
Sacramento Bee, Sacramento, California
Tampa Tribune, Tampa, Florida
Philadephia Daily News, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Newark Star Ledger, Newark, New Jersey
And Many, Many Others
American Baby Magazine
Orange Coast Magazine
Home Life Magazine
Home Style Today
Colleges and Universities
Her books are used by the following Design Departments:
One of Jennings' books has also been a textbook at
the University of Atlanta and at Scottsdale Community College and her training
materials are used by Decor & You, a major decorating franchise based in
- Florida State University
- Indian Rivers State University
- Francis Tuttle Technical School
- University of Georgia
- Scottsdale Community College
- Weber State College
- William Penn College
- Chaffey College
- Seton Hill College
Wayne State College
University of Kentucky
Oklahoma Christian College
Harrington Institute of Interior Design|
"Dear Barbara, Well, I spoke w/ my editors, and they are really interested
and excited about your complimentary design idea. I don't have all the
details, but I just wanted to let you know that we're up for it. I'll
give you a call tomorrow and we can talk more about it. Thanks, Jennifer Mihlbauer (Orange Coast Magazine) PS- You did a wonderful and thorough job on answering the
questions I sent you, I was so impressed. Thank you so much for your
enthusiasm and helpfulness, it is greatly appreciated."
Orange Coast Magazine
(June, 2005, Pg. 48)
Secrets to Their Success InternetMarketingTips.Com
Founded in 2002 by Internet
decorating expert Barbara Jennings, Decorate-Redecorate (Decorating Answers) focuses on
home decorating training and product development that homeowners and home-based entrepreneurs
can immediately apply to their businesses and profit from.
A recognized leader in the
Internet home staging and interior redesign and decorating industries, we develop practical, cost-effective Internet
decorating strategies and products. Our innovative eBooks, books and courses draw tens of thousands of
visitors to our web sites every month.
Our true success is measured by the thousands of home owners and home-based business seekers
worldwide who use our methods to successfully build, manage, and grow
their own profitable decorating ventures.
Costa Mesa, CA 92628-2632
Phone: (714) 963-3071
Fax: (714) 378-2771
We receive tons of e-mails and letters each week from our customers about
the service they have received when dealing with us and the high quality of our
products. Click here
to see what our clients have to say about us.
TESTIMONIAL - "Hi Barbara, I read your redesign
book and have enjoyed your newsletters. I have recently
signed with a real estate firm and want to open a second business of staging
homes for resale. Your article was
encouraging and informative. I am in homes all
the time and have had some design classes and really see the need for staging
homes. I feel it will be a
creative outlet for me and also creates follow up business in the real estate
field. Thank you for your
TESTIMONIAL - "Hi
bj, I am finding your e-book so incredibly knowledgeable (PRO ART CONSULTING)! Dozens of questions come to mind and I can't
tell you how useful I find your answers. I hope you don't
mind if I pepper you now and then for some advice.. Thank you so
much, Ian Campbell"
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"Hello Barbara, I started reading your book and I liked what I've read so far :) Thank you very much,
"Dear Barbara, Thanks to your help, I
can get back to reading and studying your book, which I find very well written,
with practical advice. I really appreciate your help. Sincerely, Lori Calhoon"
Thanks for all the info and especially the reminders/recommendations at
the end of your e-mail. They will be with me when I shop! Again,thank
all of you for my lovely new living room! (Personal In-Home Consultation Service)
"Barb, Your monthly newsletters are amazing! Thank you for all your creative hard
work! I applied one of your tips from a previous newsletter (the one referring
to getting in front of women's organizations) and have recently been invited to
speak at one of our local Christian Women's Club Luncheons! You are truely inspiring." -
"I REALLY want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for taking the time to find my past order!! I know I didn't give you much to go on, and as it looks, I didn't
even give you the correct year.... Thank you so much for taking time out of your very busy schedule to look it up, I am very grateful!! I truly love the art of decorating.
I have always loved moving my house around trying to find new and different arrangements. I
know your e-book will really help me, and hopefully in the future I can start
a small business out of what I learn from you... Again, thank you from the bottom of my heart, I really am truly grateful!
With all my Aloha - Kelli Tateyama"