Simple home updates to do before you sell

While a fresh lick of paint, a new set of blinds, and a clutter-free exterior may seem like somewhat minor home updates, their impact is more valuable than you may have first thought.

Here is a checklist of simple and bank account-approved updates you should consider if you like the idea of adding a few extra dollars to your property’s price tag before putting it on the market.

1. Paint the interior

2. Update bathroom tiles

3. Paint kitchen cabinets

4. Change lighting

5. Change old window finishes

6. Update floor coverings

7. Remove external clutter

8. External painting

9. Install a front fence

10. High-pressure water clean

11. Consider landscaping

12. Add dectorative finishing touches