Preparing and setting up your home for its first viewing can be a bit difficult and fun. Staging your home is a difficult task especially if you have been staying there for years. You do not need to hire experts to stage your home, since you can actually do it on your own. In this article I will be giving tips on how you can properly stage your home.
You need to stage your home so the home buyers can see themselves living in the home. Professionals can easily stage your home, however you know your home better than anyone else. Another thing that you can do is to ask for advice from an expert in staging houses. You are actually increasing the value of you home when you stage your house. There are a number of home owners that sell their home without staging it. But, there are a number of homeowners that get more offers on their home since they staged their home. This means that all of the effort that you put in staging your home will be worth it. Your home should be very clean and representable.
Home buyers wants a home where they can create new memories and not a home that will remind them of the previous owners of the home.
Below are some guidelines on how you can properly stage your home:
A. You need to make sure your house is squeaky clean
It is really important that your house is squeaky clean. Every part of your house should be clean. The bathrooms in your home should smell really good and sparkling and all of the appliances should be shiny and must look new. You still need to clean your appliances even if your will not sell them. Your potential buyers should be shocked with the cleanliness of your home.
You also need to stage the outside of your home. You should have a well maintained lawn and garden, your driveway should be clean and free off any things like bikes, toys and other stuff. The outer part of your home is actually the first thing that people see when they go to your home. You need to fix any damages on your home. It would be best if you apply a fresh coat of paint. Your home will look new when you do this.
B. You need to make sure it looks formal
You need to make sure that you home will look formal. It is best if you remove things that are not necessary like your framed pictures and toys.