Prepare Your Home For Sale:

1. The Exterior

[ ] Cut and Edge the Lawn.

[ ] Trim bushes & trees removing all dead limbs & debris.

[ ] Add fertilizer/ greening agent to lawn & plants.

[ ] Remove all weeds from flowerbeds, rocks, & cracks in concrete. (We recommend Weed Be Gone or a similar product).

[ ] Install/ Inspect decorative metal or stone borders between lawn & planting beds.

[ ] Clean up rock/ mulch beds making sure the rock covers the ground Add more rock/ mulch if needed.

[ ] Wash driveways & sidewalks.

[ ] Patch holes & cracks.

[ ] Remove stains.

[ ] Replace any broken areas.

[ ] Paint and/or stain fences & decks.

[ ] Arrange outdoor furniture & firewood neatly.

[ ] Put away all lawn equipment, bikes, & toys.

[ ] Inspect all exterior elements of home: gutters, downspouts, siding, windows sashes, trim, & shutters. Clean, paint, and/or replace as needed.

[ ] Replace any broken windows, doors, & screens. Make sure they all operate properly.

[ ] Clean windows & screens thoroughly. This helps brighten the home inside.

[ ] Roof: Inspect for missing/ damaged shingles & flashings. Make any necessary repairs.

[ ] Clean & touch up paint on the little things: House numbers, mailboxes, doorbells, etc…

Front Porch: Extra Attention Needed! This should be very welcoming.

[ ] Replace front door if damaged & can not be repaired.

[ ] Paint door & trim.

[ ] Clean porch area.

[ ] Put out a new & clean doormat.

[ ] Install potted/ hanging plants if space permits.

[ ] Have a nice porch light. Repaint, clean, or replace. Install high wattage bulbs to make porch area brighter.

2. The Interior

*THOROUGHLY CLEAN ENTIRE HOME!*

[ ] Clean windows & screens.

[ ] Clean curtains, drapes, & blinds.

[ ] Clean carpets. If pet stains exist replace carpet & pad.

[ ] Clean & wax wood floors.

[ ] Clean vinyl & ceramic floors.

[ ] Clean, paint, replace all vent covers.

[ ] Clean, polish, paint/stain wood trim in home.

[ ] Be sure to remove pet odor & smoke odor when cleaning. Smell is a huge part of what buyers remember about your

home.

[ ] Remove wallpaper & borders (this is a personal taste & buyers see work when they see wallpaper).

[ ] Freshly paint home using neutral colors. This will match the buyers furnishings.

[ ] Repair damages to walls & ceilings. Including: holes, cracks, & water stains. Repaint after repair.

*Make House Light & Bright!*

[ ] Clean all lamp shades & covers.

[ ] Replace bulbs with high wattage bulbs.

[ ] Clean windows & screens.

[ ] Remove out of season clothing from closets.

[ ] Leave only a few items on the floor of closets.

[ ] Add extra, empty hangers.

[ ] Neatly arrange items on shelving.

[ ] Leave extra space on shelves.

3. Pay Attention to the Little Things

[ ] Tighten loose door knobs.

[ ] Fix any leaky faucets.

[ ] Tighten loose towel racks.

[ ] Oil any squeaky doors or drawers.

[ ] Arrange furniture to give an open feel. Remove any unnecessary or oversized furniture.

[ ] Make sure all switches & outlets are clean & working properly.

[ ] Place floral rangements throughout home.

[ ] Make sure windows open & close with out squeaking.

[ ] Hide Prescription medicines. Theft of these items is rising.

4. Kitchen & Baths

[ ] Thoroughly clean all counter tops, appliances, mirrors, ovens, sinks, toilets, tub, & shower walls.

[ ] Store small appliances to open up counter space.

[ ] Clear off counter tops & store all personal care items neatly.

[ ] Clean ventilating hood & exhaust fans.

[ ] Remove rust stains.

[ ] New knobs on drawers & cabinets make a difference.

[ ] Clean & organize drawers, cabinets, & linen closets.

[ ] Clean all tile grout & caulk. (Suggest Clorox Bleach Pen & Mr. Clean Magic Eraser, or similar product).

[ ] Re-caulk areas that can not be cleaned.

5. Garage, Crawl Space, Attic, & Storage Areas

[ ] Dispose of everything you are not going to move.

[ ] Arrange items neatly & clutter free.

[ ] Consider painting walls & ceilings a neutral color.

[ ] Remove stains & dirt from floor.

[ ] Consider paintinting floors gray.

[ ] Organize garden tools & equipment.

[ ] Wipe off dirt/cob webs from water heater, furnace, washer & dryer.

[ ] Cure any water problems. Seek professional help if needed.

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Las vegas, nv