Selling your Home in Northland
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Preparing Your Home For Sale

Here's some great tips to help you prepare your home for sellinghome appraisal

First impressions really do count and that’s why it’s important that you thoroughly prepare your home for sale. We've pulled together this handy list which points out things potential buyers are most likely to notice. Walk around your home and take an objective look at everything in it – put yourself in the buyers' shoes

In general

  • Clean everything
  • Flowers are a nice touch
  • Eliminate clutter wherever possible as this creates the impression of spaciousness


  • The kitchen is often considered the most important room of the house, pay particular attention to the cleanliness, layout and storage
  • Make sure all appliances are spotless, odour-free and in good working condition
  • Polish chrome surfaces
  • Fix any dripping taps, loose cabinet hardware, and outdated or inefficient light fittings
  • Tidy out drawers and cabinets

Living and dining areas

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Kitchen Lighting Types and Designs
by Super User
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Contemporary Kitchen Remodel

A Harmonious Marriage of Style and Function 

The kitchen is so much more than just a room where you go to prepare and eat your meals. It’s also the place where the entire family gets together at least once every day and, aside from sharing a deliciously prepared meal, share their stories and events of the day that is soon to be behind them. Precisely because of that, every kitchen is a special place and, as such, deserves a special treatment when it comes to style. So, if you’re planning on remodelling your kitchen, here are some interesting ways you can bring together both style and function and tie them in the holy matrimony.


Show the floors some love

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Things you don't want to forget when moving home
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Things You Don't Want to Forget When Moving into a New Home

Moving house is an overwhelming task and many things can get lost or be forgotten in the process, from actual objects to the smallest bits of paperwork or important documentation. And you only find out about it when you’re already at your new location and it’s too late.

Here’s a list of things you don’t want to forget in the midst of your move.

Correct packing material

image01This might sound insignificant, but using incorrect packing material could cause you a lot of damage and a big headache. Fragile boxes can easily collapse under weight and bin bags full of clothes can tear by accident and you’ll find yourself in the midst of your scattered possessions! The same thing goes for any type of container that you haven’t sealed properly.

Make sure you have enough boxes and containers. You can rely on the professional estimate of a removal surveyor from a moving company, or if you insist on doing it by yourself, it’s best you overestimate. Don’t be cheap at this point and purchase good quality packing material from a removal company so you can be sure they’ll withstand the move.

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