Preparing to Sell Your Home
Little Improvements = Big Returns

It's always recommended that you improve your dwelling (in AND out!) before listing it for sale. And no, that doesn't mean you need to invest a significant amount of time or money to do so.

Just a tiny effort will greatly boost the perceived value of your dwelling!

Here are a few tips to help you improve your home's visual appeal:

Exterior Overall look

  • Keep lawns reduce
  • Trim hedges along with shrubs
  • Weed along with edge gardens
  • Clear driveway and clean up oil spills
  • Clean out garage
  • Power bathe
  • Touch up colour
  • Plant colorful, affordable flowers in containers if necessary

At the front Door

  • Clean patio and foyer
  • Assure door bell operates
  • Repair any damaged screens
  • Fresh paint or varnish front door
  • Repair door hair and key entry

Create a Positive Mood

  • Make sure your own home smells fresh along with clean
  • Turn lights on
  • Turn air conditioner/heater on
  • Open up the drapes
  • Light the fireplace

Create Space

  • Clear halls along with stairs of mess
  • Store extra pieces of furniture
  • Clear kitchen table and stove top
  • Clear closets involving unnecessary clothing along with stuff
  • Remove unfilled boxes and storage containers
  • Put away personal photos so potential buyers can envision the home as theirs


  • Repair leaking taps along with toilets
  • Clean air conditioner and filters
  • Tighten up door knobs along with latches
  • Repair broke plaster
  • Apply new paint or touch up where necessary
  • Thoroughly clean and repair windows
  • Repair seals around tubs and basins
  • Replace defective lamps
  • Oil squeaking doorways
  • Repair squeaking bottom boards
  • Squeaky Thoroughly clean
  • Clean and freshen lavatories
  • Clean fridge along with stove (inside as well as out)
  • Clean around heating vents
  • Thoroughly clean washer and hair dryer
  • Clean carpets, drapes and window blinds
  • Eliminate pet smells and stains