May 20, 2024


Living – be prepared

Improving the Curb Appeal of Your Home

2 min read

When you pull up to your house, you want to feel excited about being back at home. When guests pull up, you might want to impress them. Up your curb appeal with these simple tips. 

Keep the Street Clean

One of the best ways to improve the curb appeal of your home is to ensure the street you live on is clean. Organize a neighborhood clean up if you have to, but ensuring there is no trash along the road will uplift your community’s cleanliness. You could also see if street sweeping companies cover your street. Clean streets instantly improve your curb appeal. 

Plant a Garden

Another easy way to improve your outdoor look is by planting a garden. There are a lot of different kinds of bushes and flowers you could choose from to decorate your front yard. Add some color to brighten up the lawn or walkway. You can pick native plants or your favorite flowers.

Add a Fresh Coat of Paint

Spend springtime painting the outside of your house. A fresh coat of paint will spruce up any house. Try a bright color for a bold new look, or a muted white, yellow or brown to give it a simple but clean look. Make sure you paint the trim and front door as well to give your house a complete look. If you do not want to paint your whole house, give the front door a fresh new look by itself. 

Ensure People Know They Are Welcome

One of the best ways to make your house look appealing to passersby is by making it seem welcome. You can do this with a welcome mat at the door or a lawn sign that says, “hate has no home here.” A wreath on the door or a light-up walkway would also make an inviting entrance. | Newsphere by AF themes.