The best advice I can give you is to stop what you are doing, grab anyone involved in helping you sell the home and visit the nearest model home. That is right, jump in the car and go visit a model home. No, I am not trying to get you to buy a new home, I am trying to get you to do some competitive research.
New construction builders spend tens of thousands of dollars to create an environment in each of their model homes. These environments are crafted to invoke a very specific response in a female. Home. The homes are clean, extremely clean and are cleaned weekly. They are light and bright, because the windows are professionally cleaned. The rooms are adorable, because a professional home designer selected every stick of furniture and detail item. The homes smell amazing, the paint colors are selected to move you, literally. I have made you get up, get out and visit this mecca of home staging to show you what you must duplicate. That's right, you are to take notes, photos and copy every facet of what this model home represents. Only then will you be staged to sell.
If you need a little more help, please download your copy of our free guide. It has 45 tips from Deb to help make the process a little easier. We understand it is a large amount of work to turn a family home into something worthy of the best builders. The end result is what you need to fixate on, the highest possible sales price. Get all the family members to commit and help and you will quickly achieve your goal.