MAXIMIZE THE EQUITY IN YOUR HOME THROUGH STAGING

Preparing your residence for sale

WHO WE ARE



At the Real Home Group we are committed to not only making your home beautiful, but also to making it safe for you and your potential buyers.

Together Rick Clayton and Bonnie Clayton have over 20 years of combined renovation experience.

We can offer knowledgeable advice that can assist you in maximizing the equity in your home.




OUR STAFF


BONNIE CLAYTON

Our principal designer, Bonnie Clayton, is a certified Interior Decorator, a Certified Staging Professional, a Vacant Staging Specialist, a Residential Renovation Project Manager, and a Certified Colour Consultant. She is also an instructor in the Interior Decorating Program at Conestoga College.


Bonnie is an accredited member of the Canadian Decorating Association and the Real Estate Staging Association.


She graduated from the Interior Decorating Program through Conestoga College with Honours. She also graduated from the Canadian Staging Professionals Home Staging training, Certified Colour Consulting, Residential Renovation Project Management, and Vacant Staging Specialist programs - all with Honours.

   

RICK CLAYTON

Real Home Inspections Ontario is also a division of The Real Home Group. Inspector, Rick Clayton, graduated with Honours from the Carson Dunlop Home Inspection Course through Conestoga College.


In 2014 Rick became the 3rd inspector in Ontario to have earned both the Registered Home Inspector and Certified Master Inspector status.


Rick's credentials also include, commercial building inspector, Ontario Building Code, mentor for home inspection shadowing program, emergency exits certification, decks certification, foundation walls and piers certification, building science certification, and IAC2 Certified in Air Quality testing.

The last member of The Real Home Group Inc. is our certified mould detection dog, Oliver.


Real Home Inspections Ontario is offering the use of a Mould Detection Dog during home inspections. Both Rick and Bonnie Clayton are certified mould dog handlers.

Oliver was trained by master dog trainer, Bill Whitstine, of the Florida Canine Academy. This is the same master dog trainer who trains drug sniffing, bomb detection, arson accelerant, bedbug detection and many other specially certified dogs.


Bill Whitstine has been featured on HGTV, Discovery Channel, Animal Planet and Extreme MAKEOVER Home Edition.


Watch the video below to see Oliver in action.


OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU


TO PROVIDE OUR CLIENTS WITH THE KNOWLEDGE AND TOOLS TO SELL OR PURCHASE A HOME WITH CONFIDENCE

Each home is as unique as those living in it.   Both Rick and Bonnie are committed to sharing their knowledge and experience in order that you can either maximize your home's potential prior to sale or learn all of the facts about your potetial new home prior to purchase.