Easy Ways to Enhance Your Home’s Curb Appeal
Your home is a reflection of your family and your personality, so you likely want it to make a great first impression on visitors as well as potential homebuyers. Whether you plan on moving soon or just want to enhance the look and feel of your home, adding to its curb appeal is a great way to give your home a facelift.
The great news is that you don’t have to spend a lot of time or money in order to increase your home’s curb appeal. There are plenty of things you can do in one day to your home to make it look better and possibly increase its resale value.
Start with your home’s focal point: the front door. A nice sharp color such as red or blue is a great way to give your entry a new, bright look without having to paint the whole exterior. Use metal polish on door fixtures including the knob, and try hanging a decorative wreath or other decoration to add some flare.
In many cases, the best thing to do is replace your door with a brand new, more energy-efficient model. If you live in Southwest Florida, you should also consider an impact and hurricane resistant door from Alufab USA.
Outdoor lighting is not only practical but aesthetically pleasing. Adequate lighting can even make your home safer and can deter would-be burglars. Try illuminating a walking path or using lighting to accent trees. Try solar lights that charge during the day to be more energy-efficient.
Windows are the eyes of your home, and they play a big factor in its curb appeal. Decorative windows are much more attractive than the ones that likely came with your home originally, and can also save you money by being more energy-efficient. In addition, you can choose impact-resistant windows and/or dress them up with shutters that can be used to protect your home during hurricanes.
To update your doors and windows to enhance your home’s curb appeal and protect it from hurricanes, give Alufab USA a call at 239-226-4872 today.