One key to helping sell your Farragut home fast this year is ridding your home of clutter. There can be many causes for clutter, luckily, curing the clutter in your Farragut home can be easy. Clutter is one thing that can be very distracting to buyers, making it difficult for them to see themselves living in your home. Here are a few tips to help cure the clutter in your home, so that your Farragut home sells fast.
Cause #1: You don’t put things away on a regular basis, so stuff is everywhere.
Cure: Things like mail, keys, shoes, or dirty laundry can easily pile up if it is not put away on a regular basis. Take some time to organize these items and get into the habit of putting those items away. If you make it a habit, it will not pile up and make less work for you.
Cause #2: You have too much stuff and don’t purge unnecessary items frequently.
Cure: Almost every person can be guilty of this, where you never rid yourself of unnecessary items. The best way to cure this problem is to make getting rid of items easy. For things that you are able to donate to places, like Goodwill, keep a box or bag handy. Every time you find an item you don’t use frequently place it in the box. When you make it a habit, it becomes much easier to do.
Cause #3: You have two, or three of everything.
Cure: Duplicate items can pile up quickly. They can fill up drawer, cabinets, and closets with unnecessary items. The general rule here is to keep the best item of the bunch. Unless it is an item that you absolutely need two of, get rid of the extras and you’ll enjoy the extra space.
Cause #4: You save items to use down the road.
Cure: Oftentimes, we are guilty of holding on to items that we plan on using down the road. Most of the time, we don’t end up using the item down the road and it just ends up taking up space somewhere. When you see items that you haven’t used in over year, it is time to seriously consider purging the item.
Cause #5: You hate to get rid of things.
Cure: One of the biggest things that holds people back from getting rid of clutter in their Farragut home is simply the fact that they hate doing it or are afraid they will need it in the future. The thing is that if you haven’t used a item in over a year or if its broken, you likely won’t use it again. Once you get in the habit of getting rid of things you don’t use, you’ll become more comfortable with it and get to enjoy having more space in your Farragut home.
Are you thinking about selling your Farragut home this year? Please let Knoxville Home Team know if there is anyway that we can assist you in your selling your Farragut home as fast as possible. Rick can be reached at 865-696-9002 or via email at [email protected]. Kati can be reached at [email protected].