Well-made beds aren’t just for comfort — they’re for presentation, too. Especially when you’re selling your home. A pristine bed conveys an image of cleanliness and order to potential home buyers and that can help you get more of your asking price at the point of negotiation.
When homeowners don’t take the time to make a bed, buyers wonder what else around the home is getting neglected.
And there’s a proper way to make a bed, too.
In this 15-step video from Howcast, you’ll learn how to start with a stripped down mattress, add bedding, pillows and a blanket, and end with the hotel-quality look that today’s home buyers expect. The alternative is to leave a bed sloppy, reducing your home’s overall appeal.
To make a bed the right way takes less than 2 minutes. When your home is listed for sale, make making the bed a part of your daily routine.