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Tips for Your First Home Showing

Tips for Your First Home Showing
By johncal Oct 21, 2019

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Homeowners in need of replacement windows Seattle, WA, should take care of the issue before setting up their home for a showing. This is when potential buyers check out the property to see if they’re interested in putting in an offer. When you’re preparing for your first showing, it’s natural to feel nervous. However, these nerves should be fought against. They’re holding you back from what you want.   
 
We’ve collected our best tips for you so you know what you’re doing.  
 
Get Help 
 
One way to ensure you have a great showing is to hire professional help. A realtor has the training and experience you need to set up a great viewing. If you’re not convinced that you should hire a realtor, think about canvassing your friends and family. They know what your home’s strengths are and can help you show them off.  
 
Advertise 
 
Advertising is key if you want potential buyers to hear about your property. When you advertise, you let the world know that your property is on the market. Signs placed in your neighborhood, online, etc., can all do the trick. Of course, your realtor can also help you.   
 
There are also magazines specifically to list homes for sale.  
 
Upgrade Your Windows  
 
If you can notice that your window needs attention, potential homebuyers will be able to notice as well. You don’t notice your windows when they’re perfect, but the moment that something is off, your home’s entire aesthetic is thrown off-center. There are a lot of problems with your window that you should fix before you try to show your home.  
 
If your windows are dirty, if you struggle to open and close them, these are all signs that something needs to happen.  
 
Upgrade Your Appliances  
 
Matching appliances go a long way toward making your home decor appear cohesive. If you make this change before you sell your house, you might be able to get your money back through the sale. Otherwise, just spruce up the appliances that you already have. Clean them, polish them etc.  
 
Go Bland  
 
When it comes to prepping your home for a sale, you need to be bland. A dull, boring design scheme will do better than a daring or outlandish one. You want to please as many people as possible. They don’t need to love your aesthetic taste, they need to be able to picture themselves living in your home.  
 
A perfect home showing will result in someone making an offer. It’s almost as though they’re compelled to. They see how amazing your home, and they don’t want to let the opportunity melt away. You may be able to start the sale on the same day.  
 
When you walk inside Everlast Window and Door, you will instantly feel as though you’re a member of our team. We’re prompt, friendly, and driven. The quality of our work shines through. Please call us at (206) 722-3303 when you’re thinking about replacement windows Seattle, WA. We’re located at 3829B S Edmunds St, Seattle, WA, 98118.  

 



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