• Maximise your selling price & prevent price reductions – Statistics show staged homes sell for 10% more!
  • Minimise you time on the market – Statistics show staged homes sell 50% quicker!
  • Take the stress and hassle out of preparing for sale
  • Make that first impression really count
  • Stand out from your Competition
  • Create an online presence with beautiful photos, that make your property a ‘must see’ on the buyer’s list
  • Reveal your home’s true potential 0417 816 782

Carissa Schmerl – Creative Director

BA Interior Architecture & Design (Hons)

Upstaged Home Staging was created and founded by creative director, Carissa Schmerl.

Carissa brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to Upstaged Home Staging.  Her passion for Home Styling has developed over the years through her extensive formal qualifications and experience as an Interior Designer, Project Manager, Interior Architect, Stylist and Visual Merchandiser.  Carissa’s unique skill set and portfolio of design awards, is what sets her apart from others in the industry.

Carissa’s love and passion for home styling is evident through the beautiful work she creates time and time again for her clients.  Along with her excellent level of service and professionalism, Carissa is also extremely accommodating. She intuitively creates the perfect balance every time, to ensure maximum salability of the home, without over-capitalising.  Her impeccable attention to detail, her natural ability to maximise visual appeal, and her unique creative flair, ensures spectacular results every time.

Seeing my client’s faces light up once their property has been transformed never gets old for me… I love my job, and love assisting people in revealing the true potential in their homes”

Contact Upstaged Home Staging today, and let us assist you in transforming your home!


  • Competitive pricing
  • Prompt and Professional Service
  • Qualified in Residential Building, Interior design and Project Management
  • Flexible hire packages to suit your needs
  • Excellent referrals from home owners, real estate agents & builders
  • Fully Insured

Our Services

Phone us on 0421 995 844 or email us here