Pre-Sale Home Preparation Services
Its no secret that selling your home can be one of life’s more stressful events. Not only do you get one shot at maximising the return on investment at sale time, the sheer amount of organisation and things to accomplish can leave you feeling overwhelmed.
Our experienced stylists know that preparing your home for sale is more than simply beautifying an area. Our property stylists trained eye can recognise exactly what maintenance or improvements need to be done to present your home for market in the most cost effective manner.
From simple handyman jobs to fuller renovations, we arrange, schedule and manage qualified, skilled tradesmen who we work with and trust, to bring your project to completion on time and within budget.
Our professional team will do all the hard work and manage your project from start to finish, ensuring it meets specifications and code, has street appeal and maximises your return on investment.
A simple coat of paint is one of the most cost-effective ways of transforming and updating your home. Interior and exterior paintwork in pristine condition show that a home is well cared for and give a fresh clean look to the property. Along with making your home look newer, it also hides any minor imperfections and any wear and tear that often occurs from day-to-day living.
Dressed for Sale’s Stylists are all qualified interior designers and are experts at colour selection. They can guide you through selecting colours and finishes that best suit your property. Our experienced, professional painters will quote on whatever is required from re-painting entire homes to patching and repairing walls, skirtings and ceilings and colour matching existing paint work.
Paying special attention to the entrance of your home, painting can improve your street appeal and make that first impression one to remember.
Our trusted, qualified electricians can assist you with any maintenance or new installations prior to sale; from replacing or repairing lights and switches, to installing light fittings or celling fans.
Quality lighting is so important to the overall design of your homes interior; lighting can either make or break a design. Our stylist can advise you on lighting selections for your home to add value and ambience. Great lighting is a worthwhile investment when preparing your home for sale.
Never underestimate the value and importance of presenting a sparkling clean home to market. A spotless home will allow new buyers to focus on the potential life they could have in the space, rather than get distracted by any marks or dirt. Having your home professionally cleaned will save you time and give you peace of mind come time for open inspection. We arrange window, carpet and grout cleaning; pressure washing external walls, walkways and driveways and general internal cleaning prior to styling.
Gardening & Landscaping
As the garden is one of the first things a buyer will see, you’ll want the outdoor space to look neat and inviting and get them excited about what they’ll see inside. Our stylists can advise and quote on effective ways to maximise your current garden, right through to a complete overhaul of your garden and landscaping. A fresh layer of mulch, pruning, weeding and mowing lawns are simple, effective ways to add appeal to your outdoor areas.
We also offer a plant hire service; perfect to add life to courtyards, entrances or balconies.
Speak with your Senior Stylist in Adelaide or Melbourne to find out more and view the range of hire plants available.
Carpets and Flooring
Similar to your walls, carpets and floor coverings are one of the most dominant features within a room. Done correctly, they blend seamlessly with your homes décor and add value in liveability and ambience.
If you are looking at replacing carpet prior to selling, our stylists can assist with the selection of carpet and floating floors to maximise your investment and provide the best result. With an eye for interior decoration, our stylists are skilled at colour and materials selections.
Our trusted flooring experts will supply and lay your flooring or re-surface existing hard flooring to look like new.
Sometimes having a fresh set of eyes in your home can identify areas that need to be de-cluttered or depersonalised prior to sale. For partially styled homes, our professional property stylists can guide you in ways to reduce clutter; packing away personal items, placing items into storage, or culling overly full bookshelves and cupboards to make the most of your beautifully styled property.