by Tara Kennedy
on Tuesday, June 16th, 2020 at 12:36pm.
Tips to Keeping Your Home Ready for Showings
The big part of selling a home is showing it to perspective buyers as it’s a must to make your home available to those who are in the market to buy. Without showings and open houses, there is really no point in selling your home. While it’s true that showing your home can be a juggling act that requires consistently being on top of things, with a few tweaks, you can make this part of selling your home less stressful.
Prepare your home for selling means decreasing the clutter and making everything more manageable. Once you have organized and prepped your home, it should be a little easier to keep things in their place.
Get the whole family onboard with pitching in. Many hands make light work. The kids, if old enough, can ensure that their things are put away when needed.
Make it a habit of putting away anything as soon as it is used.
Have quick and easy cleaning supplies on hand for places like the bathroom. Disposable wipes are perfect for easily wiping down the sinks, counter tops, and mirrors.
If you have a slow cooker, use it. It’s great for prepping meals the night before, and dinner will be ready when you arrive home. This is handy if you are pressed for time because you are expecting a showing and not sure how you are going to feed the family before running out the door.
Before bed each night, have everyone in the family lend a hand in preparing the home for the next day’s showings. Rushing around in the morning before work and school will easily become tiresome. With a little work beforehand, you can decrease the stress in your life until your house sells.