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Which Repairs Should You Make To Your Tracy CA Home Before Selling It?

Are you planning on selling your Tracy California home but you're not sure which improvements you should make before selling it? If so, you've come to the right place!

In this article, we will share with you the best repairs that you should make to your property before listing it.

New Paint

The first thing that you should do before listing your home for sale is to paint it. This step is always effective because painting your home will clean it up and make it look more appealing to potential home buyers.

Make Kitchen And Bathroom Improvements

Since most homebuyers spend a lot of time in either the kitchen or bathroom of their home, these are the rooms that you should focus on updating first.

Start by refinishing or retaining the cabinets in your kitchen or bathroom because this will be the best way to instantly update the look of either room without having to spend a ton of money.

After refinishing for repainting the cabinetry in your kitchen and bathroom, you should next focus on replacing the cabinet hardware including the knobs and drawer pulls.

This is important because an update in the hardware for the cabinetry will also help to update the look of either room and the good news is that new cabinet hardware is not expensive.

Focus On Flooring

Last of all but, most important, another thing that you should focus on improving in your Tracy California property is the flooring.

If your property has original hardwood floors, but they are covered up by your carpets, you should focus on removing that carpeting and refinishing the original hardwood floors. This is one way to instantly increase the value of your home because in today's world most home buyers want to buy homes with original hardwood floors.

Let’s say that your home does not have hardwood floors, if it has old carpeting or ancient flooring of any type, you should consider replacing that old flooring with new flooring.

One thing to know about replacing the flooring in your home is that instead of going with all carpeting, or all vinyl flooring, you should focus on putting carpeting in the bedroom and vinyl flooring or wood flooring throughout the rest of the home.

This is effective because, people like to have the functionality of waking up with carpeting under their feet so if you're going to put carpet anywhere in the house, focus on placing it in the bedroom more than any other room in your house.

Contact Valleywide Realty

For more tips on how to improve the value of your home before selling it, or to speak with us about our Tracy CA real estate services, contact us today by calling (209) 831-9747, or click here to connect with us online.