A Landlords guide to preparing your home for a photoshoot




Transform your home appeal with our step-by-step guide to preparing for professional photography and videography. 


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Use this short checklist to make sure you're taking care of the essentials.


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Styling tips: The essentials

Ensuring the space is well cleaned and clutter free so potential tenants can envision themselves in the space. 


 




Bathrooms

- Be sure to turn off all lights, open curtains and blinds. 
- Arrange toiletries & hang towels neatly, and remove bath/shower mats. 
- Replace the toilet paper roll and put the toilet seat down. 
- Clean surfaces (mirrors, glass doors, handles, etc.) If you have accessible amenities, such as a shower chair, please put them in place. 







Kitchens

- Turn off all the lights and open all blinds and curtains to ensure natural light can come into the property.
- Clean countertops and hide visible wires. 
- Display a few top kitchen amenities of your choosing on countertop like a espresso machine or toaster.
- Place all cooking ingredients inside cabinets or on shelves. 
- Arrange visible objects symmetrically (hanging pans, stools) 



 




Living & Dining rooms

- Turn off all the lights and open all blinds and curtains to ensure natural light can come into the property.
- Fluff all pillows, smooth out cushions & blankets. 
- Arrange decorative objects on all tables and shelves. 
- Remove pet beds and any items hanging on the back of doors. 
- Turn off all computer and tv screens and hide visible wires. 
- Remove all family photos. 



Bedrooms

- Turn off all the lights and open all blinds and curtains to ensure natural light can come into the property.
- Ensure all beds are made, pillows are fluffed, remove personal items and soft toys.
- Clear desks from all clutter and display minimal items. 
- Clear floor space of clothes and shoes and close all wardrobes. 




Exteriors

- Remove cars from the driveway
- Hide any unwanted objects (gardening hose, toys, tools)
- If possible conceal bins in a safe place. 
- Tidy up any decorations or plants near the front door. 
- Remove seasonal decorations. 




Gardens
- Remove any unwanted items and tidy up the area, remove fall leaves. 
- Set up tables, umbrellas & chairs as if a guest will use them. 
- Make sure all furniture & umbrellas are opened. 
- Remove BBQ and/ or pool covers.