Curb Appeal is certainly a buzz word, but how do we achieve it? There are a few key ways to up your game when it comes to a front yard landscaping & porch refresh this summer that can be pretty simple.
Curb Appeal | 3 Quick DIY Ideas
So let’s begin with the overall landscaping. The quickest DIY imaginable comes in the form of a little heavy lifting! Take an honest look at your front yard. Even better take a few pictures. Then look at them on a larger screen. This way you can be a bit more objective and begin to formulate a plan. Begin with asking some basic questions. Such as, what is overgrown? Or what plants need to be replaced? And don’t forget about the mailbox!
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Front Door Color & Decorative Planters
Then, Does your front door need a fresh coat of paint? And is there room for decorative planters? Updating your front door paint color & adding decorative pots on either side of the front door is a classic welcoming way to add curb appeal.
Finally, outdoor lighting is key. So, how does the lighting look? Does it function well? Is it time to add pathway lighting? This may or may not be a DIY for you depending upon the type of lighting you will need to install. Don’t hesitate to call in an electrician if it’s not in your wheelhouse.
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Outdoor landscaping, or “curb appeal” as they say, is a glimpse into the homes’ interior. Not so sure if that is the case. But upping your game outside just takes a little DIY planning! And don’t forget to call in the professionals if landscaping is not your thing!
So thanks for stopping by this week, we hope you’ve left inspired ~ Nancy
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