Clean Houses Sell Faster

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We Buy Houses Pennsylvania: Have you ever walked into an attractive house and felt like the interiors don’t add up to your mood. Take another closer look and you’ll see that most times this is because the house is untidy and dirty. Cleaner houses sell better and faster. Buyers get a better vibe from the house when it looks clean and it tends to look more appealing even if it is small.

Small details can add a lot of aesthetics to your home. If you have neat trimmed bushes are well manicured lawns, the buyer will be impressed and will automatically be drawn to the house. This also lets the buyer know that you like paying attention to smaller details to enhance the beauty of the house and will also give him an idea of how he would want to maintain the house. If you have a small lawn then mowing the lawn diagonally can make it look bigger and longer. Try to add pleasant details like different kinds of flowers on your lawn and in your backyard. These also add to the overall beauty of the house and are registered in the buyers mind even if he does not consciously acknowledge it.

Make sure you put on clean drapes and bed sheets before showing the house. Make the bed and do not leave it undone. Try to avoid leaving utensils like cups and plates around the house. Clean up all this mess and make sure you keep the sink clean too. Wash your windows and dust your lighting fixtures and cupboards. Try to let in as much fresh air into the house as possible and leave the windows open. Allow as much natural light in to the house as possible. Showing off your house to your buyers is an occasion to use all your good linen so remove it from the storage and make your bed look appealing. Details like vases with flowers around the house can add more beauty to the house.

In addition to all this, you need to vacuum the entire house so that it sparkles. Cleaner images give out good vibes and the buyer will be impressed if the house is sparkling. Arrange all your books and CD's neatly and try to avoid any mess in the hall and study. If you want to make the house look more glossy, you can try to add elements like oriental rugs and afghans and cushions to your furniture. Make sure the house looks good and spray on some room freshener before your buyers arrive.


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Comments (3)

Roger D. Mucci
Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092 - Euclid, OH
Lets shake things up at your home today!

Rule #1, clean, clean, clean. 

May 28, 2010 02:14 AM
David Obbee - Agoura Hills, CA

Those are great tips- good common sense.  Mowing the lawn diagonally is a new one to me- Thanks for sharing!  :)

May 28, 2010 02:16 AM

All excellant ways to make the sale quicker!

May 28, 2010 03:56 AM