Staging is a clever way to get your home sold faster. Encourage prospective buyers to imagine themselves living there by presenting your home in it's best light. Here are our top 5 tips for staging your home.
1. Clear The Clutter
The most basic task when staging a home is removing clutter and getting the house clean. Remove knick-knacks and personal items from all surfaces, but don’t just put them in closets; potential buyers usually look in them, and you want yours to appear roomy. Box up spare belongings and get them out of the house.
Top 5 Improvements to gain you the most return on your investment
While the front door may not seem like an important piece of the puzzle, it is the very first thing a prospective buyer will see when entering the property and can make a huge first impression. It can also yield up to an amazing 96.6 percent return on your investment. If replacement is not in the budget, a fresh coat of paint will work wonders.
No matter where you live, buyers want to see hardwood floors. It is one of the better investments you can make before selling your home and it will pay dividends. You don’t have to go crazy on the material either...
“Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware – fire can happen anywhere.” This year’s Fire Prevention Week (FPW) message, by the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), works to remind the public that fires can and do still happen…anywhere.
LOOK for places/household items where a fire could start by taking a look around your home. Identify potential fire hazards and fix any issues that could create a potential fire.
LISTEN for the sound of the smoke alarm. You could have only minutes to escape safely once the smoke...