A Few Simple Ways to Prepare your Home for Selling

Are you selling your home? Would you like to sell it quickly? Following are some ideas to make the most of your open houses and give a good first impression on potential buyers.

Improve your Curb Appeal

  • Paint the front door and trim a fresh color
  • Replace old house numbers
  • Mow the lawn and clean up any debris
  • Add fresh flowers and minimal landscaping
  • Clean the windows, and pressure wash the siding
  • Repair the windows, screens, etc

Up your Interior Appeal

  • Remove clutter and personalized items
  • Organize closets and drawers
  • Clean every surface
  • Paint colorful walls a neutral color
  • Buy new linens and pillows if necessary
  • Arrange furniture to make the rooms appear larger
  • Keep furnishings minimal
  • Hire a home stager, or use your own quality pieces
  • Add a bouquet of fresh flowers
  • Make it smell fresh and comforting


These simple ideas can really go a long way in helping you to sell your home. Have fun with it!