Exterior Renovation Ideas


Renovating your home exterior may not look like a big deal but if you do not inject a bit of your own personality and just copy suggestions from the internet, then you will not enjoy the transformation for a long time hence maximize your curb appeal by implementing these home exterior renovation ideas;

1. Repair or Change the Door:

As your visitors will have to wait in front of your front door, hence it cannot go unnoticed. You need to either paint it fresh to enhance its look or if the door does not enhance your curb appeal, then get it replaced. You also need to make sure that the quality of the door is good for safety purposes.

2. Add a Covered Roof in the Entrance:

When it is raining, your visitors would like to wait under a covered roof till they enter the home hence do not forget to cover the entrance roof.

3. Do Not Ignore the Garage Doors:

In most houses, the garage door covers over 50% of the front on the house, hence it cannot go ignored. You need to paint the garage door to make it look new and match the style of the rest of the house. If the garage door is beyond repair, then get it replaced.

4. Add a Main Gate:

Adding a small wooden or metal gate along with a good fence just makes your home look cozy and enhances the landscaping of the front yard.


5. Repair the Porch:

You will also need to polish the porch floor and get the broken plants replaced. Also, do not forget to maling trappeopgang (paint staircase) that leads to the porch as without that the curb appeal will diminish.


6. Fix an Arbor:

An arbor over the gate looks really unique and makes your home stand out. Climbing plants growing on them makes your home look welcoming and just changes the entire look of your home exterior.

7. Add Dormer Windows:

Making this addition can be expensive but if you can stretch your budget to install dormer windows, then it will add another dimension to the home exterior and also add additional natural light to your home interior.

8. Redo the Driveway:

You need to fix the driveway just so it does not make your home look clumsy from the outside. An uneven driveway will not match with all the other changes you are making, hence get it fixed.

9. Change the Roof:

The roof is also a large part of your home exterior, especially because that is at the top so it will be visible from far away hence choose the right roof by consulting a designer to pick one that is durable and falls within your budget.

10. Maintain a Garden:

The easiest way to make your home exterior look good is by planting a garden in the front yard. Adding beautiful plants in pots and the soil is all you need to make your home look splendid from the outside.

At last, the best way to make your curb look appealing is by getting rid of all the clutter from outside your house, be it throwing away extra items stored in the yard or just cleaning the shrubs and dead plants as a clean exterior always looks inviting.