4 Tips To Spruce Up Your Home Front

Could your home benefit from some added curb appeal? Adding curb appeal is typically an easy and inexpensive method to make your house seem prettier, while increasing its value with a few ideas using landscape plant design.

Whether you’re looking to sell your home or want to make some modifications, there are plenty of minor, low-cost home modifications that can improve your home’s curb appeal. We have four nifty tips that will help build a positive first impression of your home.

Add Greenery

Adding some greenery is one of the most impactful ways to improve your home’s curb appeal. If you don’t have the time or budget to invest in a garden, you can achieve the same effect by including planters and window boxes.

Plants can be utilized to highlight and frame key visual features such as windows and entryways. In addition, if you don’t have enough space for a standing planter, hanging one instead is just as effective. Even a single gorgeous plant arrangement can significantly boost the curb appeal of your home.

Take Care Of Your Lawn

It’s also worth emphasizing that lawn care is an important part of maintaining curb appeal. Maintain your lawn by mowing it on a regular basis, raking leaves, and pulling weeds.

To avoid brown spots, keep it well-watered. Lawn care will not become a huge project if you keep up with it. Consider shrub beds or artificial turf as lawn alternatives. A lawn service provider can provide consistent maintenance if your budget allows.

Install Lighting

Swap out any old lighting fixtures for something a little more colorful and fresh. Remove all cobwebs and debris from around outdoor light fixtures to make the space appear brighter and cleaner. You can use solar-powered lanterns or porch string lights if you need more light but are on a budget. 

Decorate Your Front Door

Wreaths aren’t just for the holidays. Wreaths are available all year and give an extra touch of elegance to your front door.

Look for wreaths made from dried or preserved greens and blooms, or choose one made from faux plants to make your life easier. Avoid using seasonal components that may date the wreath and make it look out of place. Instead, choose something simple that will bring elegance throughout the season.

Find Out How West Hills Masonry Can Assist You

Your home most likely already has a lot of attractive features, but it simply requires a few finishing touches to make it look its best. Put forth some time and effort with these landscape design ideas, and you could be blown away by the results.

Do you have a dreary front yard that needs a facelift? At West Hills Masonry, our highly trained and competent team of specialists goes above and beyond to ensure that your vision is achieved and packs a big difference.

If you need professional hardscapers and hardscape contractors to help you improve the overall appearance of your home’s landscaping, contact West Hills Masonry in Orange County to learn how our team of landscape construction specialists can assist you.