Get Your Home Ready To Sell- Spring 2019

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Real Estate

Contact me and I will help you get your home ready to sell- 

Below are just a few things to get you started:  

*Edge, mow and fertilize the lawn. Reseed sparse areas.

*Trim hedges, weed lawns and flowerbeds, and prune trees. Cut back overgrown shrubbery.

* Reseal cracks in foundation, steps, walkways, walls and patios. Power-wash the exterior.

*Clean and align gutters and downspouts; clean the chimney.

*Remove oil stains from driveway and garage. Keep walks and driveway swept or free of ice.

*Wash the windows inside and out.

*Hire a cleaning service to thoroughly clean the interior.

*Paint the walls and ceilings off-white or beige.

*Repair cracks, holes and damage to plaster, wallboard, wallpaper, paint, and tiles.

*Replace damaged windowpanes, moldings and woodwork.

*Repair drippy faucets and showerheads. Unclog slow drains.

*Shampoo carpets, scrub and wax linoleum or wood floors.

*Clean out the fireplace and lay some logs in it.

*Mend torn screens. Clean out all window tracks.

*Replace burned-out light bulbs. Use brighter light bulbs.

*Re-nail creaking boards or stairs; lubricate squeaking doors.

*Clean all appliances (especially refrigerator and oven).

*Replace old toilet seats and shower curtains.

*Clear all cobwebs from corners and doorways.

*Wash all light switches, handrails and doorknobs.