Preparing the Exterior of Your Home for Sale
Information for Sellers
EXTERIOR PREPARATION TOP 10
Getting ready to sell your house is a big job. It may seem like there’s just too much to do sometimes, but don’t worry, we’re here to help. Now it’s well known that an appealing exterior is one of the most important factors in selling your house. We at JACK EDSON REAL ESTATE AND MORTGAGE have put together ten tips to help you boost your curb appeal, and help make that sale.
Number one: Keep your lawn cut and edged. Trim trees and shrubs, removing all dead limbs and debris.
Number tw Add color to your yard and front porch with flowers or hanging plants.
Number three: Arrange outdoor furniture neatly. Put away all lawn equipment, bikes and other toys.
Number four: Repair any broken areas of your fence, making it clean and sturdy.
Number five: Clean or paint your doors, windows, siding and trim. Give special attention to the front door.
Number six: Make sure your gutters are aligned and clean of debris. Wash or paint them as needed.
Number seven: Check the roof for shingles that need replacing or repair.
Number eight: Replace broken windows, doors and screens. Make sure each looks clean and in good condition.
Number nine: Wash your driveways and sidewalks, removing any holes or stains.
Number ten: Touch up the “little things”…like house numbers, mailbox, and doorbell. It might be the big things that buyers first notice, but it’s the little things that they’ll remember.
Those are our top ten tips for improving your house’s exterior. If you ever have any questions, give us a call or stop by the office. We’re happy to help any time, Because We Care.