Home Prep Tips

Front Exterior

  • Clean up landscaping (mow, trim shrubs, clear leaves)

  • Remove empty planters

  • Remove visible water hoses

  • Use broom to remove cobwebs from eaves and door frames

  • No vehicles on driveway or in the street in front of the property.


  • Clean porch, tidy up outdoor tables/chairs/cushions

  • Pillows/cushions should be fresh, not faded

  • Clear out kid's toys, balls, frisbees, etc.

  • Clean pool, remove vacuum/cleaner hose, hide pool cleaning supplies

  • Turn on pool fountains/water features

  • Hoses rolled up neatly, or removed

  • Remove trash cans

  • Remove any additional debris

  • Clear back yard of pet waste/toys/leashes

*Please note: Hawkinson Aerial Photography is not responsible for moving items or staging. This task is for property owners and/or there designated entities. Should you need help with landscaping, driveway cleaning, or other yard needs that will make your listing pictures look great, Call Up Errands provides a this service at an additional cost.