R.E. Home Prep Guide Page - SnapPeaPhoto

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- Fresh flowers and a fruit bowl are nice.

- Make the home look as roomy as possible. This may require storing some furniture items.

- Try to make all your rooms look as spacious and neat as possible.


- Open the blinds/curtains for good light.

- Turn on all interior lights and make sure all light fixture bulbs are good.

- Turn ceiling fans and televisions off.

- Clear off counter tops in kitchen and bathroom areas.

- Windows should be clean.

- De-clutter rooms which may be excessively furnished. They do not photograph well.

- Make all beds and tidy bedrooms. Clothes hung, or folded and put away. Excess pillows and throw blankets should be put away.

- Walls should not have too many items hanging on them such as family photos and art work.

- Posters and such in kid’s rooms should be taken down.

- Sink should be free from dishes.

- Tuck trash cans out of view in a closet or cupboard.

- Remove photos, notes, magnets and papers from the refrigerator.

- Clean or replace shower curtain.

- Remove cloth toilet lid covers and rugs around toilet.

- Laundry room should be free of clothes and cleaning supplies, brooms, mops

- Fireplace mantle should not be cluttered.

- Contain pets in the garage or out of sight.


- Remove all vehicles from driveways and do not park directly in front of the house.

- Close garage door.

- Move garbage cans out of sight.

- Clean up yard: mow, trim bushes, rake yard & remove all garden tools

- Sweep driveways, sidewalks and patios

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