How do you keep a house ready to show at any time while still living in it.
Here are some ideas to keep your house show-ready with as little stress as possible:
1. Lock any rooms that you can do without.
The best way to keep a room show-ready is to just not use it. This is pretty easy for adults, but if you have kids it can be hard remembering that they are not allowed to use the hall bath.
Use this trick so that all you have to do to get ready for a showing is unlock it, and it's already pristine. (But please do remember to unlock it before you leave!)
2. Skip the cookies but make it smell good.
Having fresh-baked cookies ready for potential buyers seems like a great idea, but it’s very rare that they’ll actually get eaten. It…