Is your home on the market or are you getting ready to put it on the market? Don’t forget the exterior spring cleaning. We are entering that ugly time of year here in Minnesota. Everything has been frozen and snow covered for months and now your yard and home exterior is slowly starting to reappear. Most likely you have been working on getting the interior of your home all spiffed up but don’t neglect the exterior. Make sure you cover the following points to ensure a good first impression for potential buyers this the spring!
These items are basic, simple and mostly free but will make a big difference to a buyer in making a great first impression!
With the nice weather lots of us are thinking about sprucing up the house which includes painting. As for the paint trends for 2012, the Paint Quality Institute the say “Native plants and flowers, oceans and lakes, and rocks and minerals are the sources of inspiration for the paint colors that will be ‘in’ next year.” “If you’re thinking about repainting your home interior, look to the great American outdoors.” Whatever you do, don’t just paint your walls white! (more…)