Home staging can be a significant factor in attracting your asking price. Real estate agents how that to make an excellent first impression, you should refresh paint on your front door as well as adding some color with potted plants or a new door mat. Every buyer has different tastes so keep décor and color palette neutral. This allows buyers to envision themselves in the home. Declutter surfaces (from bathroom counters to refrigerator magnets) and remove personal-identifying items such as photographs. It’s also a good idea to have your carpets cleaned. Your floors will show better and it eliminates odors.