DECLUTTER, DECLUTTER, DECLUTTER!

  • Have the lawn mowed, leaves raked, bushes trimmed, beds mulched.
  • Flowers can add a gorgeous pop of color, especially by the front door.
  • Remove all vehicles from the driveway and front door.
  • Make sure all garbage cans, hoses, garden tools, etc. are put away.
  • Clean grill and remove cover
  • If you have a swimming pool make sure it is clean with clear water.
  • Remove any excess yard decorations.
  • Remove any “clutter” inside the home, and put away toys, clothing, dishes, towels, laundry, shows, etc.
  • The counter tops in the bathrooms and kitchen should be clean and empty.  Matching clean towels should be hanging in the bathroom.    

  • Make Beds
  • Arrange decorative pillows
  • Put away clothing, shoes, charging cords
  • Clean under bed
  • Clear surfaces of clutter
  • Organize open shelves
  • Wash windows
  • Vacuum carpets and sweep hard wood floors
  • Turn ceiling fans off
  • Remove personal photos

  • Place trash cans out of view in a closet, garage or cupboard
  • Remove magnets, photos, notes and papers from refrigerator
  • De-clutter stove and counter tops
  • Stow small appliances and things with cords
  • Hide soaps and other cleaning items
  • For extra appeal, place a fruit bowl on the counter, and display fresh pastries or fruit.