• Clean clean clean! Absolutely every space in your home needs to be clean including storage areas, the garage, the furnace room etc. 

  • Try to make sure pets are not in the house during showings or open houses and store pet supplies as well.

  • Fresh flowers are a nice touch to any room.

  • Don't get caught up with things that don't really matter like baking fresh cookies. Instead concentrate on how to keep the house sparkling clean.

  • Make any obvious repairs: dripping faucets, damaged walls and other items that aren't in working condition need to be repaired.

  • Take a good look at the outside of the property as well, overgrown bushes, cracked driveways, and old un-kept outdoor furniture can be a real eyesore.

  • Closets, storage spaces and the garage should not be full of excess items. These spaces are just as important as the rest of the house.

  • Pack away any clothes and items that are seasonal and create the appearance of more space in bedroom closets.

  • Turn on all the lights for showings to reduce dark corners in rooms when buyers walk through.

  • Don't cook any meals with strong odors like fish these smells are hard to remove.

  • Don't use any artificial sprays or air fresheners , some people are allergic to them. The best smell in your house is clean.

















Tips for Selling your home