Selling a Home

Coastal Home Pros Can Help Make Your Property Shine

If you’ve ever sold a home before, you already know how important it is to clear out unnecessary junk and keep the place sparkling. Your home should present a fresh and clean face to potential buyers–you want them to be able too see themselves in the space. If your decor has too much personality (or too much clutter), they may not be able to visualize how their own style will work in the space. 

Our Handyman Services Can Help You Get Your Property In Tip Top Shape

Even if your home is clean and relatively neutral, you can still take steps to maximize your “sell-ability.” Choosy buyers want to know that your home is well-maintained. Simple things like sticking doors, burnt out light bulbs, missing or non-functional hardware, and dripping faucets can really turn a buyer off. Investing a little time up front to make sure everything is in good repair can save you big money when it’s time to move your home.

Start With Paint

If you’re drawn to assertive and eclectic color palettes and your walls reflect your penchant for bright and bold, you’ve probably been advised to paint by a realtor or a nosy neighbor. But even if your interiors are already relatively neutral, painting can be a great pre-listing move. Chipped trim and dingy walls full of nail holes just don’t inspire the love. And when you’re looking to move real estate fast, you want every buyer to fall in love with your home.

This house may seem charming and appealing, but according to Zillow, you should think twice before choosing yellow paint.

Zillow Paint Analysis Shows Clear Trends

In 2018, Zillow published their Paint Color Analysis with insights from over 135,000 sold home photos. Perhaps unsurprisingly, their sales price analysis showed a sales price premium for homes with cool, neutral paint colors. When it comes to bathrooms, pale grayish blue reigns supreme, while living spaces seem to demand a warm-toned neutrals. A red kitchen is a no-no, as is a brown dining room and a yellow exterior (yellow homes sold for roughly $3,400 less, on average). Perhaps the most surprising paint color insight from Zillow’s study? A black or charcoal gray door can add over $6,000 to the average sales price of a home! 

Call a Pro to Help You Knock Out the To-Do List

To Do List for Home Maintenance
Let Coastal Home Pros help you with your list!

Once you’ve got the paint situation under control, it’s time to think about some other details. Everybody who owns a home has a never-ending to-do list…fix the screen door, change the can light in the vaulted ceiling, replace the running toilet in the upstairs bathroom. When you’re busy with work and family, that list often seems to keep growing and growing! Whatever is on your list, you’ll want to cross everything off before you put your home on the market. Don’t miss your chance to make a great first impression on potential buyers!

Set Your Home Up For Success With Some Professional Help

If you’re thinking of sticking that For Sale sign in your yard, think about calling Coastal Home Pros first. Selling your home can be a process full of headaches and hassles, but we can help shorten that to-do list! We’ve got expert teams that can tackle everything from painting and minor repairs to major construction and renovation. We can help you at every step of the way–from getting your home in showcase condition to addressing any issues that crop up on inspection reports. The real estate market is hot here in the Panhandle and Emerald Coast. If you’re ready to list your home, we’d love to help! Call us today to schedule a free estimate!

Niceville Paint Renovation

We’re in love with this paint-job-turned-renovation!

What started as a relatively simple paint job in Niceville turned into a sweet little renovation–this home looks terrific! The home had dingy and dreary brown walls with a widening crack opening up across the great room ceiling. Coastal Home Pros came in to repair the crack (including addressing the underlying structural issues) and paint everything a nice creamy neutral color.

Our painting crew repaired the ceiling crack and freshened up the great room space with creamy neutral paint.

The new look was so inspiring, the homeowners decided to keep going with the renovation! New luxury vinyl tile and carpet floors + new ceiling fans and bathroom fixtures = a light and bright coastal home that’s ready for summer entertaining and family time! Check out more pictures below!

We added new carpet in the bedrooms to complement the fresh neutral hue.
Master Bathroom Renovation Niceville FL
New bronze fixtures and framed glass sliding door in the master bath.
Neutral kitchen renovation with granite and tile.
New granite counters and travertine tile backsplash make this kitchen really stand out.

Coastal Home Pros Can Handle Any Job–Big or Small

If you’ve got cracks and wall damage, it’s important to make lasting repairs and address any structural issues before adding a fresh coat of paint. Once you get that fresh coat on, you just might decide to take your home “refresh” a little farther! Whatever you need, Coastal Home Pros can handle the job! From bathrooms and kitchens to flooring and decks, we’ve got expert craftsmen ready to help you turn your home dreams into a reality! Give us a call today to get started!