Your home’s curb appeal is one of the factors that determine its property value. Curb appeal refers to all the features on your exterior that can enhance your home’s appearance.
Do Some Landscaping
Adding a few ornamental plants to your front lawn is a simple, cost-effective way of enhancing your curb appeal; you’ll be surprised at what a bit of landscaping can do for your front lawn. However, there’s only so much that a few plants can do. If you want to make a more lasting impact, you need to make a few changes to your exterior.
Paint or Install New Siding
If you’re going to improve your exterior, you might as well start with the largest and most visible part: your siding. Adding a fresh coat of paint is always an option, but you can also replace it with more aesthetically pleasing siding.
Make sure to explore your options. Large manufacturers like James Hardie® and CertainTeed® produce cost-effective siding that can mimic the look and feel of more expensive materials like wood. You can also ask your local siding contractor about which type of siding is the right one for your home.
Replace Your Windows and Doors
The windows and doors may not be as visible as your siding, but they’re still a crucial part of your exterior. Remember, it only takes one small mismatched element to ruin your entire curb appeal so you need to pay attention to small details.
Make Sure to Hire a Qualified Contractor
To make sure the new parts of your exterior are installed properly, only hire experienced contractors. That way, you’ll be able to safeguard your curb appeal, not to mention your returns on investment.
Hill Roofing Corporation, a contractor with nearly four decades’ worth of experience in the industry, offers a wide range of exterior services, including siding services. To get a free quote, call us at (703) 754-0964, or fill out the contact form here. We serve homeowners in Arlington and Manassas, VA.