Checklist for Faster Sales
Lawns and yard
Remove clutter, cut grass, edge walks, trim hedges, weed gardens.
Front of house
Paint, fix or wash railings, steps, storms, screens and/or front door.
Side or back door, gutter, wash windows.
Straighten up, paint, fix or wash doors and windows.
Repair dripping faucets, leaky toilets.
Clean exterior of unit.
Replace all burned-out bulbs, faulty switches.
Hall and stairs
Remove any clutter to give wide appearance.
Oil hinges, tighten doors knobs, faucets.
Dust, wash, paint, fix defects, as required.
Consider feeling of spaciousness
Store unneeded items to “enlarge” room size.
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Stove, refrigerator, sink should be spotless, all workspace clear.
Neat, spotless and fresh. Repair broken putty around tub.
Untidy or over-crowded closets suggest inadequate storage space.