Exterior

 

It is estimated that more than 50% of homes are sold before the buyers even get out of their cars. Stand across the street from your house & review the curb appeal.

 

Mow and Water Lawns

Sweep walkways

Remove toys and pick up litter

Prune shrubs, weed flower beds, and rake leaves

Repair any broken fences, planters, trellises, or walls

Paint or varnish doors; polish door hardware

Paint or replace street numbers on house

Clean/wash siding, windows & screens,

Repair or paint siding, trim, gutters, shutters, glazing, & window frames

Clean oil stains from driveway & garage

Make sure all lighting is working

Repair leaky faucets

Lubricate, adjust, or repair garage doors

Organize and put away tools

 

Interior

 

On the inside, remove as much clutter as possible. Hire professionals to do a deep cleaning. Cleanliness is a sign to buyers that the home has been well cared for.

 

Clean and Vacuum Carpets

Replace worn carpet; use area rugs where needed

Apply a fresh coat of paint

Wash curtains and Draperies

Clean ceiling fans & light fixtures

Clean and organize closets & cabinets

Check for cobwebs in all corners

Clean all appliances inside and out

Replace light bulbs

Clean Floors

Repair leaky faucets

Unclutter kitchen counters & cabinets

Clean shower door or replace curtain

Put out fresh towels on towel racks

Remove soap residue & lime deposits from sink, shower, and bathtub

Make sure toilet flushes properly

 

 

Inspections on file

 

Roofing Inspection

Electrical Inspection

Plumbing Inspection

HVAC Inspection

 

 

Misc. Items

 

12 Months Utility History for Water, Sewer, Garbage, Electrical, Gas/Propane

Remove All Items you do not want included in the sale

Must be a 6 month minimum Listing