Here are a few: Outside 1. Invest in landscaping where it can be seen at first sight. 2. Cut back overgrown shrubbery that looks scraggly or keeps light out of the house. 3. Paint your house if necessary. This can probably do more for sales appeal than any other factor. 4. Inspect the roof and gutters. 5. Consider putting flowers outside, near the front door. 6. Repaint the front door.