Photo Prep Guide

Introducing our Photo Prep Guide – your key to preparing your listing for exceptional real estate photos. At Turnkey Media, we understand the importance of captivating visuals in attracting buyers. Our comprehensive guide provides step-by-step instructions and expert tips to help sellers stage and enhance their property for remarkable photographs. Get ready to showcase your listing's full potential and stand out in the market. Access the Photo Prep Guide today and elevate your real estate photography game.


  • Remove cars from driveway and front of the house 20 mins before appointment
  • Remove trash cans, hoses, yard flags, or any clutter
  • Uncover patio furniture
  • Uncover grill if grill is presentable

All Rooms

  • Turn on all lights
  • Open all blinds
  • Remove all small rugs
  • Fans turned off
  • Hide trash cans
  • Hide pet toys, bowls, etc.
  • Remove clutter (TV remotes, kids toys, etc.)
  • Hide wires and cords
  • Arrange furniture to make rooms look large
  • Have carpets & floor clean
  • Remove personal photos & decor


  • Remove all vanity clutter (toothbrushes, hairdryers, razors, etc.)
  • Hide all rugs
  • Open shower curtains
  • Hide all soap bottles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Toilet seats down


  • Beds made
  • Clothes and personal items put away
  • Declutter
  • Hide toys
  • Hide items on nightstand


  • Counters are completely clear - use sink to hide small items
  • Remove fridge magnets
  • Hide towels, knives, small appliances if possible
  • Clean fridge, microwave, dishwasher
  • Declutter