When it comes to first impressions, a little cleaning, organizing, and home preparation can pay off big. Maximize your investment by knowing what improvements buyers value most.
Wondering which home improvements will help you sell your home fast? Our list of "Top Ten" home improvements will help you make the right choices to sell your home quicker. View the Tips
Organize and De-Personalize. Cleanliness leads to closing. Clear your house of clutter with new storage or shelving. At the same time, help buyers envision the house as their own by removing personal items like knick-knacks and photographs. Next tip
Repair or Replace Window Screens. Fixing sagging, dirty or ripped screens is one of the easiest and most inexpensive home improvements for home sellers. Take an afternoon and rejuvenate your windows and doors with just a few simple tools. Next tip
Patch Drywall Dings and Dents Imperfections like drywall divots suggest larger problems with the integrity of your house. Patching dings and dents is crucial to a fast sell, especially if you plan on painting. Make your walls flawless before showing the house. Next tip
Unstick Stubborn Doors. Sticking doors are bothersome, and even more so to prospective buyers touring your home for the first time. With some sanding and varnish, you can quickly eliminate this common irritation. Next tip
Upgrade Kitchen and Bath Faucets. Replace faucets to give your kitchen or bathroom a quick facelift. A new faucet can set a more contemporary aesthetic and pique interest from home buyers. If your current faucets are leaking or worn, a new faucet is an absolute necessity. Next tip
Clean Your Gutters. Clogged gutters could make a great house look neglected. Clean your gutters twice a year. While cleaning, look for trouble areas that need repair like holes and leaking joints. As a convenient perk for the buyer, install gutter screens. Next tip