The “Show Ready” Home

When you have 10 minutes …..

  • Creating More Closet SpaceMake the beds
  • Grab a laundry basket – throw all the clutter in it, and put in a closet, the garage or your car. (You’ll sort it out when you come home)
  • Empty the garbage’s
  • Put out “show” towels
  • Close all the toilet seats (make sure they have been flushed too)
  • Wipe down all the counters with a damp cloth
  • Turn on all the lights

 

When you have an hour …..

  • How to Prepare for an Open HouseDo everything in the list above
  • Vacuum all the carpeted areas, sweep hard surfaces and spot mop any sticky spots
  • Clean glass surfaces (windows, mirrors … )
  • Give toilets a wipe down and scrub
  • Clear off kitchen counters as much as possible, and give cabinets a wipe down
  • Fold and put laundry away
  • Put toys etc away

Now step out, grab a coffee and relax….