The area where everyone hangs out, eats, drinks, and socializes.
Kitchens should be clean, bright, and appear as spacious
as possible, and kitchens should be free of any bad odors.
You want your kitchen to feel good.
- The basics here mean clean up the kitchen and keep it clean. The
counter tops, floors, sinks and appliances all need to look their
- Check to see if you have cleaned the oven or microwave since you
first moved in or is it something you've been meaning to get to
and what about the reflector pans under the stove eyes?
- Wipe down appliance fronts and wipe down steel and chrome handle
areas so that they have that extra shine. Wipe down the front of
all cabinets and get rid of the drip marks. If there is a grease
film on the kitchen walls and ceilings they should also be wiped
down. Never paint over a grease film, always clean and prepare
the wall first.
- You can add a little interest and upgrade by changing the cabinet
handles and pulls. Take a look and see if you think this is the
time to replace your hardware.
- Try not to leave dirty dishes in the dishwasher. Run the cycle at
night before you go to bed or in the morning before you leave for
It is hard to keep your home in show condition but it is worth it
if you are serious about getting your home sold. Making a good
impression has importance all around. Agents remember "good houses"
and want to bring their buyers. The buyers and their family go home
to talk about the house in positive ways while considering if they
intend to make an offer. If you've already done all these things,
congratulations, and I'd love to know you.
If you think you need a little guidance just call or e-mail and I
can answer questions or meet you at your home for a FREE, no pressure
consultation. Part of my job is to give you the best advice I can that
will help market and sell your home.
Contact Us www.julieparrishrealty.com
919.489.9694 229 Forestwood Dr. Durham, NC. 27707