Jills Sellers Checklist

You can significantly influence the selling price of your property by preparing before putting it on the market. 

Here are Jills suggestions to improve a buyer's first impression of your home. 

DECLUTTER!   DECLUTTER!   DECLUTTER!!

Living, Family, and Dining Rooms

  • Repaint or touch up walls, ceiling and trim if needed
  • Repair or replace damaged molding, baseboards
  • Clean hardwood and tile floors
  • Shampoo carpet & keep freshly vacuumed
  • Clean air-conditioning vent grates
  • Replace all vent filters with new fresh filter
  • Clean out Fireplace
  • Dust mantle and hearth

Bedrooms

  • Repaint or touch up walls, ceiling and trim
  • Clean drapes, comforters, pillows, blankets
  • Remove drapes if they cause distraction to room
  • Declutter & organize all closets 
  • Clear out large or extra bedroom furniture (Jill can help stage each room)

Bathrooms

  • Paint using neutral colors if painting is needed
  • Scrub tile, bleach, and repair grout
  • Check to see that drawers and doors open easily
  • Clean floor, baseboards and front/back of doors
  • Clean out medicine cabinets -remove all medication!
  • Replace broken toilet seats
  • Dust windows and blinds 

General

  • Remove clutter
  • Remove cobwebs from ceilings and corners
  • Remove paint splash on floor, cabinets and walls
  • Clean and polish door hardware and handrails
  • Clean fingerprints & markings on all doors, walls and outlet covers 

Remember 1st Impressions Count, Let's Make A Good One!
Jill Kjorstad
Jill Kjorstad
Broker Associate