Curb Appeal Checklist

curb appeal

Inspect the outside ground areas on all sides.

  • Remove any building materials, scrap wood, discarded household items, etc. from the property.
  • Store garbage cans in the garage or neatly next to the parking area or side of the house.

Check the home from the roof line down.

  • Is the roof free and clear from obstructions, leaves, moss?
  • Are the gutters clear and neatly hung?
  • Make sure the windows clean and free from obstructions (such as overgrown bushes or trees).
  • Are bushes, trees and shrubs neatly pruned?
  • Clear walkways and ensure there are no potential tripping hazards?
  • Are the steps to the porch or porch/deck/balcony safe to walk on?

Inspect the condition of the paint or siding?

  • Is it time to power wash the siding?
  • Are there any areas where touch up paint is needed?
  • Is the front door in good shape?
  • Does the entry way into the home appear inviting?

Do flower beds need an upgrade?

  • Are plants neatly pruned?
  • Is the bed free and clear of weeds?
  • Is the bed properly mulched?
  • Are flowers in bloom?

Keep the lawn neatly groomed.

  • Is the lawn free from weeds?
  • Ensure the lawn is free from grass clippings.
  • Is the lawn mowed and neatly edged?