shutterstock_69370219At Floor Coverings International of Waukesha and Brookfield, we not only offer the best in hardwood, carpet, luxury vinyl, and tile flooring; we also house a team of incredible Design Associates. Whether you need advice on the perfect laminate flooring for your remodeled kitchen or you’re looking for a hardwood option that matches your new kitchen countertops, our Design Associates are sure to have the information you’re looking for. Since springtime tends to be a major season for selling homes, we’ve had our Design Associates put together a list of a few of the more essential projects for increasing the allure of your home for potential buyers. Read on for a few quick and simple ideas for getting the most out of your home on the market.

Focus on Curb Appeal

It’s obvious that the first thing a potential buyer notices when viewing your home is the outer entryway and front lawn; however, many sellers don’t take the time to really make that part of their home shine. Don’t underestimate just how much influence a good first impression can have on potential buyers, and make sure to put some time into updating your curb appeal. Whether that involves some simple landscaping or replacing the old address numbers on your front door, a bit of work will go a long way.

Organize Those Closets

Another quick and easy project that can have a large effect on the way potential buyers see your home, organizing the storage spaces throughout your home is a must. It may seem like a minor touch, but when a potential buyer sees a clean and well-kept home, they tend to transfer that impression onto their overall experience. You can be sure that a cluttered and messy space is a turnoff for most people viewing your home, so be sure to put that extra elbow grease into making your home feel like a considered space.

Never Underestimate Hardwood Flooring

Although getting new flooring installed may sound like a large project, it can go a long way in adding the final touch when you’re trying to sell your home. Most buyers tend to prefer hardwood floors as they never seem to go out of style, and with Floor Coverings International of Waukesha and Milwaukee, it’s never been easier to get the floor of your dreams. Whether you’re searching for solid oak or a more exotic hardwood flooring, know that FCI Brookfield is sure to have the product you’re looking for at an incredibly affordable price!

Make Your Home Shine 

Last, but certainly not least, you’ll want to give everything in your home a very deep cleaning. It can’t be overstated just how essential it is to put your best foot forward when showing your home, and nothing goes quite as far in this area as making sure everything is glimmering. From your appliances to the carpet flooring in the basement, make sure you do everything you can to make each and every aspect of your home pop. You’ll be glad you did.

At Floor Coverings International of Waukesha, we offer factory direct prices with the service you’d expect from a neighborhood store. If you’re in the market for new flooring, contact FCI today for your free in home estimate!