Back To Blog

Spruce Up For Less

  • By
  • Posted

Just like everything else, first impressions have a lasting impact. If you are preparing to sell your home, use spring cleaning as an opportunity to go a bit further to improve the appearance of your home. Here are some cheap fixes that go a long way.

• Fertilize your lawn for a fresh, healthy look. All you need is fertilizer, spreader, and a hose.

• Stain the deck and touch up peeling paint around your entranceways.

• Sweep under overhangs to clear cobwebs.

• Fix or upgrade your fence. If it’s in really poor condition, remove it.

• Replace the errant rock that fell off the wall last year.

• Trim your trees and bushes.

• Clean leaves and debris from your yard, and from gutters.

• Clean windows inside and out.

• Maybe invest in a new mailbox and doormats.

• Consider planting a bush or small tree if you have the space.

A neatly-kept outward appearance goes a long way in setting the tone of your home to a potential buyer. The added bonus is feeling great when you return home every day!

    Add Comment

    Comments are moderated. Please be patient if your comment does not appear immediately. Thank you.


    1. No comments. Be the first to comment.