Preparing Your Listing

Preparing Your Listing

  • Turn on all lights & lamps, replace any burned our light bulbs before photographer arrives

  • Turn off ceiling fans

  • Have all blinds down & open/window treatments pulled back

  • Bathrooms - put away toiletries out of sight, i.e. toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoos, etc.

  • Hide robes, dirty clothes, scales

  • Kitchen - remove dishes and clutter from counter, trash cans, magnets on refrigerator, & pet bowls

  • Remove clutter throughout the house

  • Put away high chair, booster chair, toys, etc.

  • Make sure items stored under beds are not visible

  • Hide pet related items i.e. kennels, beds, toys

  • Place pets in a separate room or garage

  • Have the yard moved 1-2 days prior

  • Trim trees

  • Make sure leaves are blown

  • Put away all outside trash cans, recycle bins, water hoses, security signs

  • Remove pool equipment from pool 

  • Remove children's toys such as trampolines, playhouses, sandboxes, etc. 

  • Neatly arrange patio furniture

  • Cover or clean exterior of grills

  • Make sure water sprinklers do not run for two hours before, we need driveways & patios dry

  • Take down personal photos

  • Take down seasonal/holiday items so photos are not dated

  • Make sure vehicles are not parked in driveway or in front of house

  • Absolutely no contractors can be working outside or inside the house at the time of the shoot

NOTE: On the day of the photography shoot, please arrive before the appointment to ensure home is ready to be photographed.


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