Who, what and why
Kelly Marino has combined her lifelong love of interior design and 20+ years of marketing experience to start a full-service home staging firm. Why? Nothing pleases her more than a beautifully arranged room and helping people sell their homes fast. Kelly has a keen eye for creating fresh and attractive spaces, whether working with a client's existing furniture, or filling a vacant property. In the end, the results equate to top-dollar, quick sales.
Kelly Marino Designs
Professional stagers, room improvers and lovers of all things home design
About Us
Beautiful design doesn't have to be expensive or complicated. Kelly Marino Designs (KMD) helps homeowners create spaces they love -- from traditional to contemporary and somewhere in between. For clients who aren't sure what their style is, KMD can help you find what makes you happy and comfortable. And for homeowners looking to sell, KMD has a successful track record of getting homes sold quickly at top dollar. Whether vacant, or lived in, a handsomely staged home shows better online, sells faster and often for above the asking price.
Testimonials
26 Reviews
Justin Heyman
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jul 2019

I hired Kelly to help stage my condo in Shaw / Logan Circle. She did a fantastic job in staging the unit to accentuate the unit's highlights and to appeal to many buyers. She also thoughtfully incorpo...Read More

HU-309195084
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jun 2019

Kelly designed the staging for my condo sale. She did a beautiful job. The apartment and photos looked light, beautiful and homey. Her design certainly impressed buyers The condo sold within 5 days o...Read More

HU-536712138
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2019

Kelly did an excellent job with the staging of our condo. She delivered exactly as promised. We were very pleased with her services and we highly recommend her to others.Read More

Susan Wojcik
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Mar 2019

Kelly is talented, dependable, professional, and likable. I first met her when I was a realtor— she staged a house I showed to buyers, first without staging, and a second time when she was putting fi...Read More

Justin Kosoris
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2018

Kelly has a personal touch that made working with her so easy. She walked through the property with me and quickly submitted a proposal that was cost competitive. Her design delivered, showing off the...Read More

Lisa Fieldhouse
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2018

Kelly Marino provided excellent staging services while I was in the process of selling my condo. Her work staging my unit was critical in creating eye-catching marketing materials that helped to sell...Read More

Rebecca W
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2018

Kelly did a great job staging our home in Capitol Hill. We got 3 offers in 5 days and closed higher than asking. She was responsive and everything was set up and then picked up right on time.Read More

V Abend
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2018

Kelly has an incredible eye for what works in a space and her attention detail is unparalleled. She is a joy to work with and I am grateful for her input on my whole house renovation. From helping t...Read More

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Awards
Best of Houzz 2019 - Client SatisfactionBest of Houzz 2018 - Client SatisfactionBest of Houzz 2017 - Client SatisfactionBest of Houzz 2016 - Client SatisfactionRecommended on Houzz100 Ideabook Saves