Make a good first impression.

MAKE A GOOD FIRST IMPRESSION
Preparing Your House to Sell in today’s market, and every buyer is looking at your home. Make a small investment in time, money and effort to give your House a head start and an upper advantage over competing properties. Pay attention to detail now no matter how little because first impressions count with buyers. Think of it this way you only have one chance to wow your buyer and it starts with curb appeal.
Create A Buying Mood:

  • Turn on lights Turn on air conditioner/heater
  • Open the drapes
  • Light the fireplace
Exterior Appearance:

  • Keep lawns cut
  • Trim hedges and shrubs
  • Weed and edge gardens
  • Clear driveway and clean up oil spills
  • Clean out garage
  • Touch up paint
  • Pressure wash
  • Make repairs where needed
Create Space:
  • Clear halls and stairs of clutter
  • Store surplus furniture
  • Clear kitchen counter and stove top
  • Clear closets of unnecessary clothing
  • Remove empty boxes and containers
Maintenance:

  • Repair leaking taps and toilets
  • Clean furnace and filters
  • Tighten door knobs and latches
  • Repair cracked plaster
  • Touch up paint
  • Clean and repair windows
  • Repair seals around tubs and basins
  • Replace defective light bulbs
  • Oil squeaking doors
  • Repair squeaking floor boards
Squeaky Clean:

  • Clean and freshen bathrooms
  • Clean fridge and stove (in and out)
  • Clean around heating vents
  • Clean washer and dryer
  • Clean carpets, drapes and window blinds
At The Front Door:

  • Clean porch and foyer
  • Ensure door bell works
  • Repair screen on door
  • Fresh paint or varnish front door
  • Repair door locks and key access