Four maintenance tasks to check off before you sell

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RISMedia’s Housecall Blog | Meghan Belnap

There are important repairs you need to take care of to ensure you sell your home. Although the housing market is extremely hot right now, a house that has been poorly maintained may lower your sale price drastically. Therefore, it is important to ensure that every corner of the house is well maintained and repairs are completed in damaged areas.

Here are some of the repairs and maintenance tasks you need to perform in your home before you sell it:

Landscaping
Dedicate some time to tend to your lawn. Remove any dried leaves and cut the grass to give your lawn a welcoming look. Trim any bushes around your property to an appropriate size and collect any garbage that may be on your lawn. This is a simple chore you can do on your own; however, if you’re short on time, you can hire a professional landscaper to help you maintain the exterior of your home. Additionally, consider revitalizing the entryway of your home by planting flowers.

Find the other three tasks on the blog post: 4 Maintenance Tasks to Perform on Your Home Before You Sell