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Kurt Spoerle - Realtor®
Office: (317) 566-2399
Cell: (317) 366-4000

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“You never get a second chance to make a good first impression”

Here are some helpful hints for making your home impressive.


  • Keep grass mowed and edges trimmed.
  • De-weed flower beds and trim shrubs.
  • Touch up any chipped paint on the front door.
  • Remove cobwebs on front porch and door.
  • Have driveways and sidewalks cleared from snow during winter.


  • Keep counter tops clean and free of clutter.
  • Keep all dishes washed and put away.
  • Store food items out-of-sight.
  • Clean around faucet for rust and deposits.


  • Make beds daily.
  • Put away all clothes and shoes.
  • Hide any personal items (jewelry, bills, antiques).
  • Clean and organize closets.


  • Keep towels hung on racks.
  • Keep counters cleared of items.
  • Keep toilet bowl clean and the lid down.
  • Clean and scour tubs and showers regularly.
  • Shower doors, tile, and grouting should be cleaned.


  • Clean light fixtures.
  • Keep trash cans emptied.
  • Keep pet boxes clean and fresh.
  • Open blinds to let light in.
  • Turn lights on throughout the home for showings.
  • Organize clutter (toys, magazines, newspapers, etc.).
  • Clean carpets.
  • Keep furniture dusted and mirrors cleaned.
  • Paint rooms if needed, or touch up, if possible.
  • Clean all air vents.
  • Touch up marks and scratches on cabinets and wood work.
  • Burn candles or bake cookies to create an inviting fragrance.
  • Bring the outdoors in with fresh flowers or potted plants.
  • Keep refrigerators free of magnets and the top cleared off.
  • Sweep and organize the garage.
  • Remove excess furniture and items that you seldom use.
  • If basement has a damp smell, place a bag of limes in the area.

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