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THINGS TO BE FIXED BEFORE LISTING MY HOUSE

THINGS TO BE FIXED BEFORE LISTING MY HOUSE

We usually miss wear and tear while living in a house, but if we want to sell our house, we need to make our house clean and tidy. For that some basic renovations are compulsory. Renovation usually takes a lot of time and money. One should do smart renovation which means upgrade some basic parts of the house which are in excessive use or which seek attention directly.

 

If you want to sell your house at a good price and in time then such littles changes leave an amazing impression on the buyer and attract buyer’s attraction. One should focus on these basic renovations of the house before selling the house.

 

REPAIRS WORTH MAKING BEFORE YOU SELL

 

Paint the walls

 

While entering the house, the first and foremost thing is the walls. If walls have patches or it is not clean then it leaves a bad impression on a buyer. Painting the walls is the easiest and cheapest way to upgrade the house. Good paints on walls give you a sense of serenity while entering the house.

 

Painting is a thing which you can do on your own. You just need to pick some good color combinations and paints and you can do it without the help of a professional expert. When you want to paint your house for selling purposes, always pick light and neutral colors because such colors give a spacious look to the house

 

You do not need to paint the whole house, just paint the dark walls and areas which are in more use such as lounge, kitchen, etc. If the walls of your house are covered with wallpaper, remove the wallpaper because it will help you to get more money.

 

Renovation of exterior

 

The exterior should be impressive. When someone is coming to visit the house clear your exterior. Make sure your garage will be clear. There will be no trash in the backyard and grass should be mowed properly.

 

Try to arrange some plants and flowers of different colors in beds so that the buyer will feel at home. There should be no mess around plants as it gives bad expression. There should not be moss growth around the roof. Avoid missing shrindles and small things like this because buyers notice all small details.

 

Renovation of kitchen

 

The kitchen is the basic requirement of a house and a good kitchen makes a buyer feel at home. Before selling you should do some small changes to upgrade the kitchen. Everyone wants a large and spacious kitchen with complete appliances.

 

You should take care of the floor of a kitchen, countertops of granite or marble, paint, and install new fixtures. There is no need to do some major renovations to the kitchen until you will be sure that you will get this amount after the deal.

 

Some basic renovations are painting of walls, renovate kitchen furniture, repairing of dishwasher, oven, and cooking range, etc. These are some major changes regarding the kitchen.

 

Renovation and cleaning of bathrooms

 

Bathrooms are again very important. A neat, clean and properly working bathroom is always preferable. Everything in a bathroom should be necessarily working. If there is some problem with drainage, leaking toilet and leaky faucet it should be repaired.

 

By little changes in a bathroom like changing seats, basin or cabinets can change its look completely. Bathroom tiles and grout become dirty over time so, they should be replaced or cleaned properly with the help of chemicals.

 

If I talk about the most important areas of the house, these are the kitchen and bathroom. Buyers specifically focus on these two areas. These areas also demand expensive renovation with time.

 

Proper lighting

 

Light plays an important role in the good looks of a house. Proper light makes a house look spacious and inviting. The effect of light is very important especially when someone is looking for a house for the first time.

 

Installing proper bright bulbs is cheap and has a great impact on the house. Proper light makes even smaller houses look open and inviting. You can see on the internet different ideas for installing different lights. In the daytime, ditch the heavy drapes for light color curtains and let the sunlight in.

 

Refined floors

 

Floors are again a very basic and attention-seeking part of the house. The floor or house should be clear and properly renovated if it’s marble or hardwood floor. If we talk about the hardwood floor, it’s very popular these days.

 

Hard floors give a very spectacular look to the house. This is the type of floor which most of the buyers prefer these days. Without any doubt, hard floors will completely change the look of your house. Most of the buyers prefer hard floors and you will get an amazing amount of your house because of this.

 

Functionality 

 

Before selling the house, you should check all the things in the house. Buyers observe every small detail of your house. Go your home around and check every small detail from a knob of the door, tap of kitchen and washroom to the bigger things like appliances in kitchen and door of the garage, etc.

 

For selling your house, you should consider all these things so that you can sell your house in time and with a good amount. These details should be checked to avoid problems like home inspection issues.

 

Pre-sale inspection 

 

A pre-sale inspection is very important to avoid problems during the deal or after selling a house. A pre-sale home inspection helps you to deal with such issues beforehand and let you know about the problems before making a deal.

 

No matter how critically we see every detail but we skip anything so in that case pre-sale inspection helps a lot. If you are a builder or a state agent you can deal with all these things but still, home inspection plays a very important role.

 

Conclusion 

 

By considering all the above points regarding renovation, you can decide where your house stands and what sort of improvement you need in your house. These tiny details matter a lot while one is trying to sell its house. These small details impress buyers and give a good market rate for your property. So, before selling a house consider all these details because leaving small repairs for a buyer is not a good idea.

 

 

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