When it comes to the sale of your home, many a realtor will tell you the kitchen is where it's at. And they're right. But there are a lot of things you can do to the exterior of your home for a reasonable price to make the appearance more attractive and decrease the length of time your house is on the market.
Home sales tend to peak in June, so now is the perfect time to get your home ready to be put on the market. While we all know the basics of what you need to do before your home is listed (clean, de-clutter, get rid of personal items, etc.), as the CEO of a professional cleaning company, I have found there are 5 things people rarely do--but should.
Not only are loose cords and wires super unattractive, it's actually dangerous to leave them lying in a jumble on your floor or desk. According to Hometalker and safety expert Elli Bishop, of SafeWise.com, having loose wires in your home creates a risk of electrical fires, not to mention wires and cords on the floor are a tripping hazard.