8 Budget Curb Appeal Projects


Learn how you can add some oomph to your home’s outward appearance without breaking the bank.
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  1. Glam the Front Door
    Try painting your door a pretty hue that coordinates with your home’s color.
  2. Manicure the Lawn
    Tending to your lawn is a do-it-yourself task that can add instant curb appeal to your home.
  3. Tend Those Beds
    Groomed garden beds tell buyers that a home has been well maintained.
  4. Wash Off Dirt
    Turn the nozzle on your garden hose to its strongest setting and use the water to blast dirt and debris off sidewalks, your driveway, and the front of your home.
  5. Tidy Up the Driveway
    Take care of minor cracks in your driveway by patching or resealing it yourself.
  6. Make the Windows Sparkle
    Clean windows inside and out to make your home sparkle.
  7. Update Light Fixtures
    Removing outdated front door or garage light fixtures will instantly brighten your home’s curb appeal.
  8. Trim Trees and Bushes
    Your home needs to be visible from the curb in order to have curb appeal, so cut overgrown bushes and trees, removing branches that block walkways, windows, the driveway, and views of the home from the street.