Miscellaneous Areas

CLOSETS

  • Keep closets clean and free of clutter
  • Throw out or pack away non-essentials
  • Adjust/repair any sliding doors
  • Lubricate sliding door hardware
  • Paint if needed

LAUNDRY AREA

  • Clean out area behind washer and dryer 
  • Eliminate any mildew odors

GARAGE/CARPORT/SHED

  • Install 100-watt light bulbs
  • Keep area clean and uncluttered
  • Hang up and put away any tools
  • Clear away any cobwebs
  • Remove oil and paint stains from floor
  • Adjust tension rod to eliminate sag from overhead garage door
  • Lubricate, adjust and/or repair garage door opener
  • Paint if needed

BASEMENT

  • Eliminate any signs of dampness or mold
  • Check for and eliminate cracks

HEATING/AIR CONDITIONING UNIT

  • Vacuum
  • Replace filter
  • Clean intake vent
  • Remove any stored items

* If at least 75% of the items above have been checked off, and your home is realistically priced, expect to make a sale.

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