Banish the clutter! Trim the bushes! Hide your Star Wars collection! Take down the family pictures! What things can you do to prepare a house for sale? Here are tips, hints, thoughts and ideas for sprucing up, cleaning out, decorating, staging, creating a great first impression and making a house appealing to buyers.
Depersonalize the space by removing family photos, trophies, posters, etc.
Clear high-traffic areas of excess furnishings to maximize feeling of space
Highlight key features in each room, and make sure they are not obscured by plants or furnishings