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Low-Cost Ways to Spruce Up Your Home's Exterior

Selling a home should be well planned and conceived to ensure you meet your goals. While there is an abundance of information and "How-To's" available for Sellers, the following brief list offered by the National Association of REALTORS® and posted by David Stewart, is a good general list of tasks to consider when preparing your home for sale.

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Low-Cost Ways to Spruce Up Your Home's Exterior

Make your home more appealing for yourself and potential buyers with these quick and easy tips:

1. Trim bushes so they don't block windows or architectural details.

2.
Mow your lawn, and turn on the sprinklers for 30 minutes before the showing to make the lawn sparkle.

3.
Put a pot of bright flowers (or a small evergreen in winter) on your porch.

4. Install new doorknobs on your front door.

5.
Repair any cracks in the driveway.

6.
Edge the grass around walkways and trees.

7.
Keep your garden tools and hoses out of sight.

8. Clear toys from the lawn.

9.
Buy a new mailbox.

10.
Upgrade your outside lighting.

11. Buy a new doormat for the outside of your front door.

12.
Clean your windows, inside and outside.

13.
Polish or replace your house numbers.

14.
Place a seasonal wreath on your door

This has been Reprinted from REALTOR® magazine (REALTOR.org/realtormag http://www.realtor.org/realtormag) with permission of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. Copyright 2008. All rights reserved.

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Comment balloon 1 commentMike Mayer • September 12 2010 02:13PM

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# 4, 5, and 10 are key, I think....good list, and appreciated the reblog.

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