Curb appeal is important because first impressions are important. Everyone — including potential homebuyers — will want to see what’s inside your home. There are many ways to improve your house’s curb appeal. Most just involve making sure your landscaping and lawn are well maintained but there are some quick and easy ways to improve your home’s curb appeal.


Quick & Easy Curb Appeal Improvement Ideas


  • Give your front door a fresh coat of paint and new hardware
  • Move trash cans to the garage or somewhere out of sight
  • Add a layer of fresh mulch
  • Use potted plants as a quick way to improve landscaping or add interest to your porch
  • Consider getting a new welcome mat

Curb Appeal Checklist

Check your home from the top down

  • Clear roof of obstructions and moss.
  • Be sure gutters and clean and neatly hung.
  • Clean windows and clear obstructions such as overgrown bushes.
  • Neatly prune bushes, trees, & shrubs.

Condition of the paint or siding

  • Consider power washing the siding.
  • Touch up exterior paint.
  • Be sure your front door is in good shape.


  • Neatly prune plants and flowers.
  • Pull weeds & properly mulch.
  • Consider planting flowers if none are in bloom.
  • Keep the lawn mowed and free of grass clippings.

We can help you determine the best way to increase your home’s curb appeal and get you the highest selling price for your home.  Contact us today!