Wednesday, March 28, 2018

40 Top Fixes

Curb Appeal

  1. Trim the lawn, green the grass
  2. Replace your mailbox
  3. Repaint if needed
  4. Noticeable House Numbers— Make it Fancy
  5. Power Wash Siding
  6. Replace missing fence boards
  7. Paint faded window trim
  8. Wash windows
  9. Plant flowers—Add mulch
  10. Check for safety hazards


Right Before Showings

  1. Make the beds
  2. Put away dishes
  3. Light candles
  4. Vacuum and Sweep
  5. Put away all laundry
  6. Wipe down all counters, sinks, and appliances
  7. Turn on some music
  8. Keep kids toys picked up and neat
  9. Open curtains and blinds
  10. Clean mirrors


Simple Things


  1. DEEP CLEAN— Hire someone if necessary
  2. De-clutter
  3. De-personalize it
  4. Have carpets cleaned
  5. Organize cabinets and closets
  6. Tidy the garage or carport
  7. Fix creaky doors
  8. Add interior plants
  9. Stage the backyard
  10. Replace switch and outlet covers


Big and Small Fixes


  1. Paint your walls
  2. Replace your shower head
  3. Replace or repair door knobs and handles
  4. Patch holes in the walls
  5. Fix a leaky faucet
  6. Replace cracked floor or tiles
  7. Re-calk the kitchen and bathroom
  8. Add a tile back splash
  9. Put in new countertops and/or cabinets if needed
  10. Put in some new windows
Linette & Michael  WrightLinette & Michael Wright
Michael & Linette Wright are Rural Real Estate Specialists and Realtors