Home Staging FAQs What is home staging? Do I have to get rid of my furniture when staging my home? Does it cost a lot to stage a home? Can I do the staging myself? How much time does it take to stage a home? Why do my home staging services cost more? What can I expect a home stager to do? What does a home staging consultation include? How does an online consult differ from an in-person consult? When is the best time to stage a home? Do buyers get to keep the staging furniture? Who pays for home staging?