We put our house on the market recently. This was our first home, which we've lived in for more than a decade, so we expected to invest a lot of time cleaning, organizing and making some minor repairs that we'd been putting off. Here's what we didn't see coming.
1. White and bold wall colors are no-nos 2. What 'cut the clutter' really means 3. It's not your home anymore 4. The walls are in worse shape than you think 5. Those large items might not come back out so easily 6. Some cleaning projects will be frustratingly stubborn 7. Fix those nagging problems — but don't expect them to be easy 8. Everything will take longer than you think 9. The house won't stay clean
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