When the spotlight comes on and your house is center stage, you want it to shine!
Here are some handy last-minute tips to ensure rave reviews:
- Open all the blinds in your home to let in natural light.
- Turn on lights and lamps throughout.
- Turn ceiling fans on low to circulate air.
- Brew a pot of coffee to add a comforting aroma.
- Keep fragrances such as candles and plug-ins to a minimum.
- Play light jazz-type music throughout the house.
- Empty trash cans.
- Put away all personal items. Lock up medications and jewelry.
- Wipe counters in kitchens and baths.
- Clear all dishes from the sink.
- Straighten all bedding and pillows.
- Remove pets from the house. Hide beds and dishes.
- Make sure to pick up all pet messes from the yard.
- Put all shoes and dirty laundry out of sight.
- Shut down computers