5 Quick Tips for Sprucing Up Your Home for Spring

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Real Estate Agent with Realty One Group, homes for sale, working with first time buyers

 

5 Quick Tips for Sprucing Up Your Home for Spring

 

1. Start Up Front

Turn a front yard from "Blah" to "Ah" with a few key changes. Trim up bushes, plant new, colorful flowers, paint the garage door or lay new gravel in the driveway.

 

2. Extreme Cleaning

Steam clean carpets, tile and grout, power wash windows, and remove extra dust bunnies. By taking it one room at a time, the job will not seem so daunting.

 

3. Out with the Old, In with the New

Remove old, unused, unnecessary junk from the house. Have a garage sale or donate the items. This will allow the space for bringing in new more useful items.

 

4. DIY Projects

Browse the online website "Pinterest" for hundreds of creative ideas for potential projects. Feel a sense of accomplishment with your finished product.

5. Upcycling

Transform an old item into something new.By re-purposing vintage items, you not only save money, but you also create useful works of art.

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Comments (3)

Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
WI Real Estate Agents - Luxury - Divorce

The snowflakes here don't have many people thinking about spring just yet...the calendar says it's just around the corner and time to plan what can be done and who to hire for these projects.

Mar 15, 2013 07:55 PM
John E. Baldovin
Realty One Group, homes for sale, working with first time buyers - Avondale, AZ
New and Resale Homes, FHA, VA, USDA, Community Pro

But here in Phoenix we just had our first 90 degree day but is suppose to cool down to the 80's next week

Mar 15, 2013 08:17 PM
Quinton Beckham
Keller Williams - Charlottesville - Charlottesville, VA
Quinton Beckham - Charlottesville

We are finally moving into Spring - I hope - here in Charlottesville. I do love watching the landscape and yards transform as the warm weather brings everyone out and the flower plantings start. And what a difference to curb appeal just a few simple changes can make for getting buyers interested!

Mar 15, 2013 08:42 PM