Make sure all lights and lamps have working bulbs and are turned on.
Clear off countertops in kitchens and bathrooms removing towel rolls, tissues, soap, toothbrushes, etc.
Remove all notes, pictures, & magnets from refrigerator.
Remove any person/family photos seller does not wish for the public to see.
Ensure clean and streak-free mirrors and glass surfaces.
Turn off all ceiling fans.
Put away evidence of “work” including buckets, mops, trash cans, vacuum - cleaners, sponges, etc.
Hide kitchen and bathroom trash cans.
Place all toilet seats down.
Keep pet beds, food bowls and toys out of sight.
Remove TV remotes, magazines, newspapers.
Vacuum carpets and make beds.