|Preparing Your Home ~ Top 10 Findings|
Preparing Your Home for Sale
There are many simple and quite inexpensive things you can do in improve on the first impressions a potential buyer has when touring your home.
Top 10 Findings:
Remove debris and leaves from roof and gutters, as this prohibits viewing of roof and can lead to leaks.
Make sure all downspouts are draining away from the house.
Secure any loose trim, siding, deck boards, railings, stair treads.
Dragging doors, sticking windows.
Dripping faucets and minor plumbing leaks, i.e. under sinks and behind toilets.
Deteriorated calking around tub/shower.
Remove dilapidated add-on structures such as sheds, fencing, anything attached to the house that has exceeded its useful life.
Clear all wood debris out from under the house, the pest inspector will love it too.
Cover plates missing.
Wire splices not in a junction box.