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l Fertilize the lawn, green is better then brown. Reseed as needed.
l Make sure gardener trims the hedges, weeds the lawns and flowerbeds, prunes overgrown trees. Power-wash the exterior.
l Check for and disclose any cracks in foundation, steps, walkways, walls and patios.
l Make sure rain gutters and downspouts are clean and will flow freely.
l Clean driveway concrete as best as possible
l Clean all the windows and screens
l A cleaning service is a good idea for deep cleaning before marketing for sale.
l Walls and ceilings should be painted off white rather then colors. Keep the pallet clean
l Calk and fill all cracks and holes in plaster and drywall and touch up with matching paint.
l Broken windows should be fixed.
l Repair or replace broken faucets. shower heads should be fully functional with no clogs. Check drains and clean as needed
l Clean or replace worn carpets, wood floors should be polished.
l Clean fireplace and lay some fresh wood logs.
l Fix torn screens. Clean windows and tracks.
l Make sure all light bulbs are working. Brighter light bulbs are better for showing.
l Secure creaking boards or stairs; make sure doors don't squeek.
l Make sure to clean all appliances
l Replace old toilet seats and any oldshower curtains.
l Look for cobwebs from corners and doorways.
l Clean all light switches, handrails and doorknobs.