Presentation Tips


What every property should look like

A clutter free, well presented home will always look more spacious and appealing to prospective buyers. You can help us present your home in the best possible way when you follow this simple checklist.



Clean all windows (especially those with a view)
Open all blinds and curtains – remove sheer/lace curtains where possible
Turn on all lights and lamps (replace blown globes and turn all fans and televisions off Remove any floor mats or rugs where possible.


Front of House and Entry

Remove cars from driveway and park away from the front of the house

Mow lawns and remove leaves and dead wood
Remove any shoes or bags from the front door or entrance hall


Kitchen and Dining Area

Remove items from bench tops, window sills and sink (except basic appliances)
Remove cleaning products, dish racks, cloths, tea towels, rubbish bin, pet bowls and litter trays

Clear fridge of all magnets, papers, photos and calendars
Add a decorative bowl or bowl of fruit or flowers to the kitchen bench and/or dining table


Lounge and Living Areas

Remove all unnecessary furniture and clutter to create an impression of space
Clear away all DVD’s, TV guides, magazines, remote controls, game consoles and controllers Clear coffee table of clutter and place large picture books or quality magazines on it
Add fresh flowers
Remove rugs and couch covers unless they are a feature



Ensure beds are neatly made with fresh, clean linen
Remove personal items from bedside tables (eg. Books, glasses, jewellery, phones)

Tidy dressing tables and drawers – hide TV remotes
Remove floor clutter, fitness equipment, fans and clear area beneath the bed



Remove cleaning products and personal products from the shower
Remove all items from the vanity except for decorative items
Remove mats, clothes hampers, rubbish bin and items hanging behind the door

Display clean matching towels neatly folded or remove totally
Ensure shower screens, basins and mirrors are clean and dry and place toilet lids down


Entertaining Areas and Outdoors

Put away toys, garden tools, wheelbarrows, garden hoses etc (garage is a good place for these)

Remove washing from clothesline
Remove pet bedding, bowls and droppings
Council rubbish bins to be place out of sight


Swimming Pool and Outdoor Spa

Remove pool cleaner, cleaning equipment, cover, lilos and pool toys

Ensure pool is sparkling clean and surrounds are clean and free of leaves

Remove cover from outdoor spa

Wondering what to expect Once Your Home is Live On the Market?