Do I Need to Clean My House Before Selling?

Did you know that you need to get your home squeaky clean before it hits the market? Yep! Who doesn’t love a clean home? Let’s talk about why this simple tip works so well in this post. 

For the short version, watch this video “Do I Need to Clean My House Before Selling?”:

Do Homes Need to be Cleaned Before Selling?

So, do you need to clean your home before you list it? Absolutely! Cleaning your home is one of the best things you can do in order to get your home ready for the market! 

Don’t just do a quick clean either, give your home a good deep clean before you list it. This includes cleaning the windows inside and out, getting cobwebs out of the corner, cleaning the tile and grout in your bathrooms and kitchen, and making sure everything shines! Clean your home top to bottom, remove any odors, tidy and straighten up and remove clutter and you’ll see what a difference this can make!

You never know what will turn buyers off, so having a clean home is an easy and great first impression to make. Simply cleaning your home and removing clutter can transform the space. Go a step further and tackle minor repairs that might stick out so buyers won’t fixate on minor issues. 

Get your home ready to sell by cleaning it thoroughly so that you can help it sell for top dollar! Read more about getting your home ready to sell in this article: 8 Steps to Preparing Your House to Show 

More Common Questions About Selling a Home

I know you probably have a lot more questions about selling a home and you’re in luck! I have more common questions about selling a home that you can find answers to HERE.

These common questions can include things like can I buy and sell a home at the same time, when is the best time to sell my home, or even at what list price you need to sell your home. 

Want more information? Download my Sellers Guide here: 

Sellers Guide 

I’m here to help. If you don’t see the answer to one of your home selling questions, reach out to me today! I have plenty of resources and expert tips to help you through the process of selling your home.

Want More Tips for Selling Your Home?

If you want more tips on getting your home ready to sell, then reach out to me today! Especially iIf you are selling your home in the Greater Birmingham, Alabama area, I would love to help you! 

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If you’re new to the Birmingham area and have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Dianna Howell with The Howell Group: 205-568-5435 or for information on Pelham, Alabama real estate by Dianna Howell, top listing agent in the Birmingham, Alabama area. Visit our website for more information on the Birmingham area:  

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Dianna Howell

The Howell Group of Keller Williams in the Birmingham Alabama area

Top Birmingham Real Estate Agent