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Make Your Home’s Exterior Exponentially More Attractive with These Home Improvement Ideas



Make Your Home's Exterior Exponentially More Attractive with These Home Improvement Ideas

The appearance of your home’s exterior says a lot about your tastes. It is also one of the first things people will notice, so it is important to leave a good first impression. This means that regardless of the type of property you own (a cottage, duplex, bungalow, semi-detached, or a Dutch colonial), a little TLC is always required to not only maintain the look of its exterior but to give it some much-needed personality.

However, deciding on what improvements you need to make to your home’s exterior can be overwhelming. Despite the importance of maintaining your home’s exterior look, it is just as important to maintain the interior. A great example of improving your interior is by spraying a radiator with high-quality paint.

To make things easier for you in the exterior department of things, below is a list of some home improvement ideas you can use to make your property’s exterior significantly more attractive.

Repaint the Exterior Walls

Faded and peeling wall paint can be an eye sore. Luckily, spray painting can instantly transform the look of any building’s exterior. There is a wide range of paint colours available, so you can either choose to renew your exterior wall’s original colour or give it a totally new and different colour scheme.

Another great thing about exterior spray painting is that, when it is done by professional spray painters, you get a top-quality finish that will last for several years without peeling, cracking, or fading.

Update Your Front Door

Many homeowners don’t realize this, but the style and appearance of your front door can make a significant impact on your property’s overall exterior. There are two ways you can go about updating your front door- replacement or spray painting. Spray painting is significantly cheaper and easier than a replacement, as it requires no building work and can be completed in a day. Whichever option you choose, ensure that your new door matches the architectural style and the overall colour scheme of your property. 

Rebuild Your Roof

Your roof is another essential component of your property’s exterior, so it makes sense that revamping your roof will improve the appearance of your home while also boosting its kerb appeal and adding to its value.

Revamping your roof is however a complicated and possibly dangerous task, so it’s best to leave it to the professionals.

Dress up Your Garage Doors

Your garage door should have a well-maintained appearance and should closely match the architectural scheme of your home. This is especially important when your garage door is easily visible from the street. You can spruce up your garage door with some spray painting and appropriate lighting. For a better investment,  adding a custom pergola over your garage might be a good idea. 

Redo Your Driveway

A damaged driveway or a driveway that doesn’t match the style of your home is another thing that can bring down the appearance of your home’s exterior and drag down its kerb appeal. Some driveway materials you can invest in for a better and improved exterior include; stained concrete, masonry, resin-bound, cobblestone, and brick.

Improve Your Home’s Drainage

A well-maintained lawn adds to the beauty of your home’s exterior, so if you notice that your lawn is being constantly flooded by rainwater, then a new drainage system is in order. Usually, this would involve setting up an underground drain or leveling the land for water to flow away easily from your property.


The appearance of your home’s exterior is one of the first things people will notice about your property. It is also a reflection of your tastes, so leaving a good impression is important. Consider the ideas above for your next home improvement project and watch your property’s exterior become exponentially more attractive.