Presentation Tips

A clutter free, well presented home will always look more spacious and appealing to prodpective buyers. You can help us present your home in the best possible way if you follow this simple checklist.

General

Clean all windows (especially those with a view)
Open all blinds and curtains – remove sheer/lace curtains where possible
Turn on all lights and lamps (replace blown globes and turn all fans and televisions off Remove any floor mats or rugs where possible.

 

Front of House and Entry

Remove cars from driveway and park away from the front of the house Mow lawns and remove leaves and dead wood
Remove any shoes or bags from the front door or entrance hall

 

Kitchen and Dining Area

Remove items from bench tops, window sills and sink (except basic appliances)
Remove cleaning products, dish racks, cloths, tea towels, rubbish bin, pet bowls and litter trays Clear fridge of all magnets, papers, photos and calendars
Add a decorative bowl or bowl of fruit or flowers to the kitchen bench and/or dining table

 

Lounge and Living Areas

Remove all unnecessary furniture and clutter to create an impression of space
Clear away all DVD’s, TV guides, magazines, remote controls, game consoles and controllers Clear coffee table of clutter and place large picture books or quality magazines on it
Add fresh flowers
Remove rugs and couch covers unless they are a feauture

 

Bedrooms

Ensure beds are neatly made with fresh, clean linen
Remove personal items from bedside tables (eg. Books, glasses, jewellery, phones) Tidy dressing tables and drawers – hide TV remotes
Remove floor clutter, fitness equipment, fans and clear area beneath the bed

 

Bathroom/Ensuite

Remove cleaning products and personal products from the shower
Remove all items from the vanity except for decorative items
Remove mats, clothes hampers, rubbish bin and items hanging behind the door Display clean matching towels neatly folded or remove totally
Ensure shower screens, basins and mirrors are clean and dry and place toilet lids down

 

Entertaining Areas and Outdoors

Put away toys, garden tools, wheelbarrows, garden hoses etc (garage is a good place for these) Remove washing from clothesline
Remove pet bedding, bowls and droppings
Council rubbish bins to be place out of sight

 

Swimming Pool and Outdoor Spa

Remove pool cleaner, cleaning equipment, cover, lilos and pool toys Ensure pool is sparkling clean and surrounds are clean and free of leaves Remove cover from outdoor spa

Wondering what to expect once your property hits the market?

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