Virtual Staging Frequently Asked Questions
What is virtual staging?
Virtual staging is the process of adding furniture and decor to photos, like this...
An example of a photo virtually staged by Stuccco
Virtually staged photos are used to help market, sell or rent properties faster, easier and for more money.
How does it work?
After taking photos of a property, visit Stuccco.com to place a virtual staging order. Within 24 hours, your photos will be virtually staged and you can download and use them to list and market the property.
What does it cost?
The cost is $29 per photo to have furniture and decor added. Stuccco offers additional virtual staging services like removing items, changing wall color, changing landscaping and more. Here's a complete list of Stuccco's virtual staging services and prices.
How long does it take?
Every virtual staging order is completed within 24 hours, 7 days a week. If you want your order delivered within 12 hours, you can opt for this upgrade during the order process for an additional fee.
Do I virtually stage my photos?
No. After you place your virtual staging order, Stuccco's design professionals virtually stage your photos for you.
Can I specify design instructions for Stuccco's designers to follow?
Yes. When placing an order, you can add design instructions and/or reference files. If you don't have special design requirements, leave these fields blank and Stuccco's design professionals will do all of the design work for you.
Can I get my photos virtually staged using a certain design style?
Yes. When you place an order, you can choose one of Stuccco's seven design styles. If you're unsure which style to choose, you can have Stuccco's design professionals choose a style for you based on what Stuccco has found to work best for marketing properties like yours.
If a photo shows multiple spaces, will you stage all of the spaces in the photo?
Yes, for example...
An example of a photo of an outdoor open-concept space virtually staged by Stuccco
An example of how photos taken of the same space from different perspectives match perfectly when virtually staged by Stuccco
Are revisions free?
Yes. You can quickly and easily request free revisions by sending a message at the bottom of your virtual staging order.
Is Stuccco based in the USA?
Yes. Stuccco is based in Louisville, Kentucky and serves thousands of real estate professionals and homeowners located throughout the United States of America. Stuccco's designs are curated to appeal to the tastes of today's buyers and renters searching for properties in the USA. Learn more about Stuccco.
What type, size and resolution of photos are required?
Stuccco can virtually stage any JPG or PNG photo taken with a smartphone or professional camera. The type, size and resolution of the photos you provide Stuccco will be the same type, size and resolution of the virtually staged photos you receive. Read more about how to choose photos for virtual staging.
I’m not tech-savvy, can I use virtual staging?
Yes. To virtually stage a property on Stuccco, you need an internet connection, the photos you want staged and about 5 minutes. If you're tech savvy enough to place an order on Amazon, you can place an order on Stuccco.
Will my multiple listing service allow me to use my virtually staged photos?
Yes. Every MLS allows their agents to list Stuccco's virtually staged photos.
Do I have to pay an ongoing fee to use my virtually staged photos?
No. You can use your virtually staged photos wherever and for however long you want to use them without paying an ongoing fee.
Can virtually staged photos help me sell properties faster and for more money?
Who uses Stuccco for virtual staging?
Stuccco is the trusted virtual staging provider for real estate professionals at large national brokerages including (but not limited to) Compass, Keller Williams, Coldwell Banker, eXp Realty, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Sotheby's, Century 21, RE/MAX, Weichert, HomeVestors and Redfin as well as those working at independent, locally-owned brokerages across the USA.
Why should I use Stuccco?
There are so many reasons! Customers particularly like that Stuccco is based in the USA, uses professional interior designers, has affordable pricing, a 12 to 24 hour delivery time, realistic and beautiful designs, reliable and friendly customer support, includes a free property web page with every virtual staging order and is the only virtual staging company that gives buyers the ability to turn their virtually staged designs into reality by using Stuccco Online Interior Design.
Which photos should I get virtually staged?
Photos that are best-suited for virtual staging show an empty space or a space that is cluttered or furnished with dated, ugly, personal and/or offensive items.