DIY Projects to Add Value to Your Home While Social Distancing
During these uncertain times, try one of these simple DIY projects around the house. Not only do they add value to your home, these easy projects will leave your house ready to sell.
Update your paint color in the house or add a stylish/modern color to add a new vibe to a room. Buyers have a hard time visualizing their own styles in homes if there are overwhelming paint colors. Consider choosing white/neutral colors to brighten your space. Check out the latest 2020 trends colors, here.
2. Landscaping/Yard Clean Up
Clean up around the yard including picking up debris, cleaning/weeding, mulching flower beds and trimming bushes. Consider painting shutter or exterior doors to add curb appeal. Don’t forget to clean porches and sweep away cobwebs.
3. Declutter & Deep Clean
Did someone say Spring cleaning? First start with decluttering your house. Organizing and decluttering allows prospective buyers to visualize your space as their own with more open space. Next deep clean with the new spaces that are exposed. Pay special attention to places such as the bathrooms and shower. Buyers want to know the previous owner took good care of the home they are considering purchasing.
4. Repair Small Items Around Your House
Now that you have a clean house, start repairing small items. Pay attention to the small things such as the mailbox, siding, shutters, floors, etc. This includes fixing creaky floorboards, adding updated door knobs and hardware and adding new light fixtures to add selling appeal. For more on adding value to your home, click here.