Prepping The Nest

Prepping the Nest

Your Personal guide to ensure your home is shoot ready

We want your images to shine as brightly as you do! Use the following guide to help you organize your space prior to the photoshoot so your images dazzle and awe the viewer!

Prepping your nest is one of the most important steps prior to your photoshoot. Following this list will ensure in the highest quality results:


Clean home prior to photo shoot

Declutter and hide personal effects 

Open all blinds and curtains

Turn off all ceiling fans

Turn on all lights 

Vacuum, sweep and mop

Clean windows

Replace all light bulbs with matching 100 wt bulbs

Remove Seasonal Decorations 

Remove pets from property during duration of media 

Tuck in cords 


Living Room

Hide remote controls 

Clear floor and surfaces of clutter

Turn tv off

Arrange furniture to showcase features- do not block windows or fireplaces 



Remove all items from countertop

Hide appliances

Remove sponges and cleaning supplies

Do the dishes

Remove trashcans

Remove magnets and other clutter on refrigerator 



Put toilet seat down

Empty shower of shampoo and conditioners

Remove all toiletries from countertops 

Remove plunger, toilet scrubber and trash can 

Clean shower and mirror 



Remove all clutter from floor

Place laundry and personal effects in closet 

Make bed 

Organize toys, remove toys



Remove cars from driveway

Place trashcans in garage

Roll up garden hose 

Mow the lawn 

Ensure outdoor furniture is free of debris

Sweep pathways

Remove BBQ cover 

Remove hot tub and pool cover