You do not get a second chance to make a first impression. An attractive yard is the first step to drawing buyers to a property. Here are some suggestions to help you create curb appeal for your home

  •  Keep the lawn cut and trees/shrubbery trimmed.
  • Weed flower beds and remove any dead plants/shrubs.
  • Add colorful potted flowers or plants to the front porch and/or deck.
  • Be sure plants do not block windows.
  • Keep driveways, walkways and porches free of leaves and debris.
  • Add a fresh coat of paint, stain or varnish to the front door and door frame.
  • Clean gutters so they are free of debris.
  • Caulk around windows, if needed.
  • Minimize the amount of furniture on your patio, deck and other outdoor areas.
  • Put away lawn mowers, rakes, shovels, and other landscaping tools.