This article by Mike Bell, contributor to the popular website "The lighter side of real estate" is a copy/paste of a very informative infographic by Moshell's.com (A  decorator's dream site). 

It is true that you do not have to break the bank while staging your home for sale... these Ideas in this infographic are inexpensive which gives you a great bang for your buck, and they again, go over many of the things I tell sellers when they ask. Your goal in putting your home on the market is to appeal to as many different types of buyers as you can. It might mean "crimping your style" for a bit, or doing without some things you hardly used...but it is worth it. This is a good, quick read and a must-read for anyone trying to sell a home.

http://lightersideofrealestate.com/toolbox/real-estate-marketing/5-golden-rules-for-home-staging-on-a-budget