Firzt Realty Company | Sales Tips
Sales Tips

Cleaning:

  • Spring clean your home            
  • Ensure that your home has entrance appeal by making the entrance look attractive, clean and tidy
  • Try and keep hidden areas clean e.g. Behind furniture, Light fittings, Ceilings, Pelmets, Skirting’s, Under Cupboards, Beds, etc.
  • Clear out clutter or place clutter into stylish containers
  • Clear your kitchen work surface of extra items
  • Dust and Polish wood including the floors if applicable
  • Ensure all tiles and grouting is shiny, clean and mould free
  • Clean all windows inside and out including skylights and mirrors
  • Polish all silver and brass ornaments and handles
  • Shine all showers, taps and hand-held showers
  • Clean the carpets, curtains and upholstery and
  • Dust the blinds
  • Tidy up Shelves and Cupboards
  • Place Clean Linen on the Beds
  • Clean out storage spaces showing that your home is light and airy
  • Clean up the garage by hanging up sporting goods, ladders and put tools away
  • Clean the roof, gutters, down pipes, drains, etc.
  • Tidy the outside grounds by sweeping away leaves, pruning dead branches, mowing the lawn and watering the garden
  • Ensure the Pool is full and sparkling clean with the pool filter on
  • Make sure all the water features are switched on and working 

Instant Appeal:

  • Repaint your home wherever necessary both inside and out in neutral colours
  • Replace any broken  items e.g. Doorknobs, Door Handles, Handrails or Windows
  • Turn on any necessary lights to create an atmosphere
  • Ensure all towels in bathrooms are clean and not tattered
  • Bring in clothes from off the washing line
  • Display all garden furniture with cushions
  • Rather secure all pets away
  • Light a fire or use heaters to keep your home warm during colder periods
  • Place fresh biscuits or fruit on display on the kitchen counter or table
  • Spray all rooms with aromatic air freshener
  • Put out fresh flowers
  • Place some vanilla essence in a bowl of water in a low-temperature oven
  • Get professional home styling tips from home improvement and interior decorating magazines
  • Most buyers prefer light and neutral colours for painting, tiling and carpeting