8 bloggers share their best curb appeal tips

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8 bloggers share their best curb appeal tips

By emily.bailey

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Curb appeal tips

Curb appeal makeovers are easy when you focus on a few key details.

 

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It's no secret that we believe you can make a big impact to the curb appeal of your home by focusing on a few key details. But how do those details play out in real life? We've collected a few of our favorite bloggers and asked them to give their take on easy curb appeal updates. See all their before and afters and project tips for perfect curb appeal below!

Designer Trapped

What happens when you already have the perfect front door? Embrace its potential by covering up years of wear and tear with a fresh coat of paint. We love these tips for a dramatic front door update!

Curb appeal - Front door update - Matte Black - Handleset - Schlage

The design confidential

Sometimes, adding your own personal touch can be difficult when you have to play within strict neighborhood and HOA rules. By putting together an organized plan, Rayan of the Design Confidential was able to give her curb appeal an update that reflected the interior of her home.

Curb Appeal - Smart lock - Schlage Sense - Matte Black

Brooklyn Limestone

When budget is a limiting factor to your curb appeal makeover, you'll want to focus on getting the biggest bang for your buck. When you can't install new lighting or buy a new front door, a few tricks will still help you fall in love with your home's curb appeal. We love these three curb appeal ideas from Brooklyn Limestone!

Curb Appeal - Matte Black Handleset - Modern Door Hardware - Schlage

Our fifth house

Even if you don't love the exterior color of your home, choosing the right paint color and hardware combo could make you fall in love after all! That's exactly what happened when Carmel of Our Fifth House decided to update her curb appeal in a day. We have to admit, this shade of pink is the perfect complement to the green of her home!

Curb Appeal - Pink Front Door - Antique Brass Hardware

Dream green DIY

There's nothing wrong with making your curb appeal updates one step at a time. When Carrie of Dream Green DIY set out to up her curb appeal, she knew she'd be making a more permanent update later on. With a home as architecturally interesting as hers, it pays to really know what look you want. Get inspired by her mid-century curb appeal mood board and see which details are worth focusing on.

Curb Appeal - Mid-Century - Modern - Mood Board

Yellow brick home

Sometimes the greatest curb appeal impact is left in black and white. When Kim and Scott of Yellow Brick Home decided to leave their garden apartment doors white, they created a crisp and clean look that offers the perfect reflection of the space beyond the doors. Get their tips for upgrading entry doors and hardware.

Curb Appeal - Garden Apartment - Matte Black - Handleset

Honeybear Lane

Curb appeal isn't always about the style and design of your home. Sometimes a curb appeal upgrade is an added perk when greater convenience and security are the main goals. Get the details on this smart home curb appeal update and see why Heidi of Honeybear Lane can't live without her Schlage Connect!

Curb Appeal - Smart Lock - Schlage Connect

Making it in the mountains

What if your front door is already perfect but you're craving a quick and easy update? Sometimes a few accessories can make all the difference in your curb appeal style. We love these 5 easy tips for getting a farmhouse front porch look this summer.

Curb Appeal - Farmhouse front porch - Schlage Touch - Keyless lock
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