A Goode Start Decorating & Home Staging | Anne Arundel County

A Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging services throughout Anne Arundel County including Severna Park, Annapolis, Crofton, Churchton, Annapolis and Pasadena. Call today (301) 502-3887

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My name is Deb Goode, and I am owner/operator of a Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging, out of Annapolis, MD. Use this page to see photos and reviews of some of the recent work I've done. I work closely with many REALTORS® in Anne Arundel County, Calvert County, Queen Anne's County, Talbot County and St Mary's County. The relationships I've forged with agents and clients I have worked closely with is what keeps me going every day. My team has over 25 years experience in the industry and I'd like to say we have a solid reputation of reliability, communication and a great eye for staging a home, so that it's off the market in days. To read reviews from the REALTORS® I work with, click on my interactive portfolio link below and then click on the "Show Filter" button. Just click on any agent and see how they feel about our work!.


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If you looking for a free-consultation, or you are a REALTOR® looking to align with a reputable home stager, please EMAIL ME or call us today, 301-502-3887. We would be honored to collaborate with you.


Learn More About Me

Check out my company Website

  • Listen to a recent Podcast I was featured on ("Episode #12: Get Homes Sold Quickly, For Top Dollar")
  • Check out my Portfolio of Work, including reviews of agents I work with, locations where I've staged and photos of our work.



My Services - Click on the links below to take you to my website to learn more about each service.

Our Work

6235 S Osborne Rd, Upper Marlboro, MD

This property built in 1984, sits on a 4 acre lot, has 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths and is 3,212 sq/ft. Located in the beautiful community of Osbourne Knolls, A Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging thoroughly enjoyed staging this home. We are top home staging company in Upper Marlboro MD, however, our service area also includes all of Anne Arundel County, including cities like: Annapolis, Davidsonville, Edgewater, Arnold and Severna Park (to name a few). We offer services in interior home decorating and we are not staging Airbnbs. Please consider reaching out to us if you are homeowner looking to list your property, or if you are an agent, looking to partner with a top home stager like A Goode Start.


Here are some reviews of some of the REALTORS we work with:



Please feel free to call us today at 301-502-3887.

    1804 Londontowne Ct, Edgewater, MD

    This 2-story house with water views and a 1st floor master bedroom has been completely renovated! A Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging had a great time staging this home. As one of the top home staging companies in Edgewater, we pride ourselves on efficiency, a great eye for staging and a professional team. Home staging is not easy. It takes a skilled eye to know what color pallets will work, what is "in" for decor and what a house needs in order to sell quickly at top dollar. We at A Goode Start would love to team up with any agent looking for a reliable team. Just give us a call at 301-502-3887. We now offer services in staging Airbnb's as well, so if you have a space you are looking to rent out, we are here to help. A four time Best of HOUZZ recipient, we are more than qualified to take care of all of your decorating and home staging needs.

      2607 Chapel Lake Dr, Gambrills, MD

      This beautiful condominium was staged by A Goode start Decorating and Home Staging. With two bedroom and two full bathroom and 1,200 sq/ft of living space, this condominium is in prime great location, within only minutes of everything you need; from entertainment to shopping. Sold in just under two months, we can't help to think that staging this home had something to do with it :-).


      As a top Gambrills home stager, A Goode Start has over 25 years experience and is the go-to home staging company for many REALTORS in Anne Arundel County. If you are a REALTOR looking to partner with a top home staging company, please consider giving Deb Goode a call today at 301-502-3887. We will travel outside of the county as well, but we do most of our work in Annapolis, Arnold, Crofton, Davidsonville, Mayo, Riva, Severna Park Severn, Pasadena and surrounding cities.


      Another service we provide is decorating and home stagings for Airbnbs. So if you have a space you are trying to rent out, we will come to your home, provide you with advice and even furnish it for you. So let's chat soon!

        111 East Chesapeake Beach Road, 20736, MD

        Deb Goode - A Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging Salutes: Billy Sammons, Agent, Home Towne Real Estate


        Billy Sammons has been such a great agent to work with over the last several years. As a top producing agent in Calvert County and all of Southern MD, Billy has been so easy to work with and A Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging could not recommend a better team to help you buy or sell your home. Billy and his team of Tori Ellis and Becky Bittner are ready to help you every step of the buying and selling process. If you are in need of a great real estate team, consider giving Billy and his team a call today at 410.286.9632, you will be happy you did! Check out their website at https://www.billysammons.me/

          13468 Lord Dunbore Place, Upper Marlboro, MD

          This beautiful second floor condo in Upper Marlboro has been completely renovated! Love the fireplace! If you are looking for a home stager in Upper Marlboro, we hope you consider A Goode Start Decorating and Home Staging. We are proud to say we are partnered with many of the top producing agents in Anne Arundel County. If you are looking to stage your home, or you have a client needing staging, please give us a call us at 301-502-3887. We also offer services in staging Airbnbs. So if you are a home owner looking to decorate a space you own in your home we'd love to chat and help you make that space beautiful! If you are a listing agent and not sure about the importance of home staging, consider reading HGTV's article, "Sellers, the Benefits of Staging Your Home."

            Customer Testimonials

            10321 Southern Maryland Blvd suite b, Dunkirk, MD

            Many times our listings aren't quite ready for the market until Deb puts her touch on it. We find her valuable to stage our vacant homes as she brings them to life! We appreciate and value our relationship with Deb, it has been going on for over 4 years. We cannot recommend her enough to our clients as she treats them as one of her own.

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            572a Ritchie Highway, Severna Park, MD

            I am a long tenured realtor and have dealt with many home staging companies throughout the years. I have had more than one bring my sellers to tears. From the beginning, Deb Goode is prompt and professional. She is firm when she needs to be but always considerate of my clients feelings. I continue to recommend Deb because I have a fantastic experience with her over and over again. She has a full service approach that really works! She can do anything from a small suggestion list using my clients own items to filling an empty listing with magnificent furnishings and accessories. Deb will help tell a story to a potential buyer that otherwise has a hard time visualizing living there. She is absolutely worth the investment. Deb and her team are so easy to work with and deliver stellar results. HIRE HER!

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            224 Cloister Rd, Arnold, MD

            Deb Goode is a great home stager that has an eye to make homes beautiful. I am a vendor of Deb and she invited me to help her stage a home a few months back, so that I could learn the industry a little better. What a great experience and I really appreciate her opening up her business to me and educating Project Map It about the ins and outs of home staging. I can honestly say I met a life long friend in Deb and I couldn't be happier. So if you are an agent in Anne Arundel County looking to team up with a reputable home stager, I highly recommend Deb. She will not disappoint you. With Deb, you get a kind, reliable and great collaborator, everything a realtor is looking for. Thanks Deb for all you have done for me and Project Map It!

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            320 Sixth St, Annapolis, MD

            I started working with Deb several years ago. Her staging and her willingness to work together is unbelievable. We both want the same thing...Make the property stunning and sell it for the most amount...making our Clients the happiest of all! Whether its a new home, resale or a very old one, that needs a great deal of work, Deb and her wonderful team make all of them look like magazine quality. When your clients deserve the best...You use the best! Thank you Deb and crew for all the wonderful sales I have had since meeting you. Here is to many many more Wonderful Years! Cheers!"

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            224 Cloister Rd, Arnold, MD

            Although I'm not an actual customer of Deborah's, I am a vendor that A Goode Start Decorating and Staging uses. I can honestly say that it has been such a pleasure working with Deborah. She is friendly, professional and a great collaborator! I would not hesitate to recommend Deborah to anyone that is in need of staging their home! She is efficient and does amazing work! Thanks Deborah for being so great!

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