Along with investing money, a home requires a time investment, so why should you settle for a curb appeal that isn’t what you envisioned? Thankfully, there are 4 easy steps to improve your curb appeal and make it look just as you imagined it would. Let’s take a look at them!
1. Trim For Better Curb Appeal
A simple and common way of enhancing your home’s curb appeal is to trim your shrubs and trees. By trimming your shrubs allows people to view the entirety of your home rather than having an obscured view from inside. In a similar fashion, maintaining your trees enhances their shape and is pleasing to the eye, cleaning them up also avoids hazards that can occur from branches falling.
2. Support A Greener Lawn
Another way to elevate your curb appeal is to have a green lawn. Not only will this add to your home’s aesthetic, but it also brings benefits such as, keeping your surrounding environment clean and trapping carbon dioxide, improving soil, and reducing the temperature. One step you can take when thinking about the future of your lawn is to lay down mulch. Laying down fresh mulch can cover and kill weeds while promoting healthier soil and providing a luscious lawn further on.
3. Deep Clean Your Home’s Exterior
Of course, a good cleaning will make a difference in your home’s look and beauty. Power washers are a great option because they can quickly clean the outside of your home, but, as the name suggests, they are quite powerful.
Your home’s gutters are another element that can add a great deal of curb appeal since they outline your roof. A great way to ensure your gutters bring your home the right kind of attention is to scrub them down as this will add some pop to a prominent aspect of your home. Lastly, do forget to give your windows a good clean for a simple home upgrade.
4. Add Seasonal Color To Your Landscaping
Most homes tend to have a base color that is not dramatic or that is brick. The simple outer colors of homes allow you to add pops of color outside and a great way to do this is by adding seasonal flowers. Curb appeal may not seem important, yet it represents a portion of your home’s value while demonstrating your desire to live on the property as well as your personal taste.
For more information or assistance on how to achieve your desired curb appeal contact a Chorbie Expert.