1. Wall-to-Wall Carpeting
Honestly, who on earth wants hand-me-down carpeting? No matter how clean you are, it’s bound to collect dirt, allergens and a whole lot of “I don’t want to find out.” Instead, go for hardwoods: “All buyers want beautiful wood flooring because it translates to clean and organic under bare feet,” says Bitterman.
2. Mirrored Panels
Sure, they can infuse a space with light (and are rather convenient for checking out your lipstick), but mirrored walls, doors and closets are an '80s staple that now look majorly passé. “Cover them with sheetrock!” urges Bitterman. “They do nothing to add to the beauty of a home.”