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Old 12-28-2011, 03:28 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by shanetobin View Post
Hey guys, Im new to the site and just wanted to see if anyone had any ideas or suggestions on what I can do to put a little life back into this home. We just purchased it and are unhappy with the curb appeal, I just dont know which direction to go with to give it that kick it needs, any help would be greatly appreciated. Here is the picture, all ideas welcome!!!
I wouldn't have to answer the question you asked, because my wife would do it for me.

However, if it were my call I'd do several things:
1. Paint the garage door white.
2. Paint the entry door a nice contrasting color. There are many options.
3. Paint the shutters a lighter color.
4. Build a curved patio, out of pavers, around the poured & covered front patio. That'll allow you to put plants & other attractive things there.
5. Plant flowers & shrubs.
6. Spiffy up your lawn.

The main problem I see is that the front of the house is boring. It's long, with no defining points of interest.

Enjoy improving your home!


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Old 12-30-2011, 02:40 AM   #17
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Agree with all of the above. Trees,shrubs, paint, and fencing.

Lights on each side of garage door.

No roof vents in your house?
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Old 01-28-2012, 11:45 AM   #18
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try some of these ideas to consider...


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