Roger Brissette

Photo Shoot Checklist

Front and Back Yard

• Remove cars from driveway
• Close all windows
• Sweep walkways
• Pick up leaves, sticks, branches
• Put toys, bicycles away
• Store seasonal décor
• Stow garden tools, supplies
• Remove all hoses
• Straighten and arrange deck furniture
• Clean pool area

Main Areas

• Remove personal items/photos
• Remove all visible clutter
• Open shades/blinds
• Replace burned out light bulbs
• Tidy up or put away all children’s toys
• Empty waste baskets
• Hide pet dishes/toys/beds
• Vacuum carpets
• Sweep hard floors
• Remove newspapers, mail
• Display attractive books
• Turn off televisions
• Turn on all lights


• Remove all items from refrigerator door
• Store food in cabinets
• De-clutter counters, stove
• Stow small appliances
• Hide soaps, cleaning items
• Hide dish towels, sponges
• Clear sink of dishes
• Put away draining rack
• Organize items on open shelves
• Place bowl of fruit on counter

Dining Room

• Straighten/push in dining chairs
• Add centerpiece, candles
• Set the table for dinner
• Add a vase of flowers
• Add a bottle of wine, glasses


• Make the beds
• Arrange decorative pillows
• Put away clothing, shoes
• Clean under the bed
• Clear surfaces of clutter


• Make the bathrooms sparkle
• Hang fresh towels
• Clear counters of toiletries
• Clean mirrors
• Clean toilet and close lid
• Remove all items from tub and shower