When preparing a home for sale, most people focus on making the inside look as appealing as possible. But the outside of your property deserves your attention too. After all, it’s the first thing a potential buyer sees.


You can dramatically improve the appearance of your property by giving it a “wash and haircut”!


Clean the driveway, walkways and deck or patio. A pressure washer — which can be rented from most home improvement stores — works best, although you can do nearly as good a job with a water hose and walkway cleaner.


Trim hedges and shrubs. Mow the lawn. Pull any weeds out of flower beds.


These small measures will help you make the best first impression on buyers.

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