Get Paid Way More for Your Property With Easy Exterior Fixes

Get Paid Way More for Your Property With Easy Exterior Fixes

Obtaining the best possible price for your home is usually a top goal for most of us. So how do you create competition and increased interest in your property when it comes time to sell? Renovating or decorating the outside of your home is one definite way of getting you more bang for your buck!

The key to getting the best price for your home is to create interest and competition between interested buyers. Sellers should do everything possible to enhance their property and make it more appealing to the market place. This doesn’t need to cost a fortune. In fact, the following guidelines will help enhance your sale price without breaking the bank.

Tips on renovating the outside of your home with easy exterior fixes include:

Pick a colour scheme that enhances your home and its street appeal. Avoid colours that clash with others or colours that are too offbeat. If you’re uncertain about the best combinations, a colour consultant can help you make the right choice.

  • Choose the right sheen. Glossy paints generally show imperfections, but can look fresher. As a general rule, use higher gloss paints for small areas, window sills, etc. and save flat paints for the bulk of the house.
  • Replace the front door. The front door is your welcome point. If your door is shabby, warped or worn – replace it!
  • Replace the letterbox. Again first impressions count, if your letterbox has seen better days, best to get a new one.
  • Install new house numbers.
  • Tidy the garden. Remove weeds and hide the garden hose.
  • Add flowers or pot plants near the entrance to make the property more welcoming.

If you are thinking of selling and would like the best possible price in the shortest possible time, contact us today!

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