39 Cheap Curb Appeal Ideas for Home

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Give your house a facelift.
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This is
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39 Budget Curb Appeal Ideas
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That Will Totally Change Your Home
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by Jessica Probus.
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Whether you’re looking to sell,
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or just want to give your home a spring refresh,
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these simple curb appeal ideas will go a long way.
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1.
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First step:
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paint your front door
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Here’s a great guide for how to choose which color,
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( which is often the hardest part)
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A brightly colored door is a great way to
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draw attention to your house
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and make it feel modern and inviting.
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2.
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There’s even an app that lets you see what different door colors
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would look like!
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It’s called Front Door Paint,
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naturally.
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We have linked you to right apple store directory under the video.
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3.
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Here’s the best way to paint a storm door:
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Get full instruction down there.
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4.
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If you don’t want to paint,
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just give your door a good scrub.
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5.
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Spray paint your existing door hardware.
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Anything is more modern than contractor’s brass.
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Get more detail at thriftydecorchick.com
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6.
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Give your house numbers a font upgrade.
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The font is very important.
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Get these second sans-serif ones at dwr.com.
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For the decals on the right, go to homebyally.
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You can learn the DIY too over there.
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7.
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Frame your door.
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Painting the trim and adding matching moulding
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can make any door frame look tons better.
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Get the directions at MeandJilly.
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8.
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Add a stylish door knocker.
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Learn how to polish antique brass at MarcusDesign.
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9.
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Put in some new porch lights.
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Learn how to replace your lights at TwoTwentyOne.
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10.
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Or,
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just upgrade the ones you have.
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This radical makeover cost $1!
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See how to do it at StyleWithCents.
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11.
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Add tile to a plain concrete entryway.
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See instructions at DecorandtheDog.
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12.
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Or,
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make faux tiles with concrete stain.
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Get the tutorial at BeneathMyHeart.
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13.
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Adding layers of plants will give more dimension to your porch.
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See how to mix and match at HouseandHome.
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14.
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Add some hanging planters.
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Learn how to make these DIY hangers at ABeautifulMess.
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15.
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Make an inexpensive planter tall by glueing
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two pots together.
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See how at Brady Bunch Remodel.
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16.
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For a small porch,
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try a vertical planter.
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Study how to make this one at Cape 27
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17.
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Start a container garden with these DIY planters.
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Learn how to make the gold-dipped one at home heart and hands.
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and the cedar one at shanty 2 chic.
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18.
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This chart will tell you how to mix and match colorful plants:
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Read more info at Barn Nursery.
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19.
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Wood stain your aluminum garage door for a more rustic feel.
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See how to do it at home talk.
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20.
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Or class it up with DIY carriage house doors.
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All you need is $10 worth of hardware and a drill.
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Find how to get the job done at Garden of Love.
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21.
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Take it up a notch and add a pergola with
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climbing vines.
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The pergola is quick,
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but the vines might take a while
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See the full transformation at laurries.
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22.
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Make a faux stair runner with paint.
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It gives stairs a little more character,
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Plus,
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you don’t have to paint the whole thing.
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Get the directions at The 2 Seasons.
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23.
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Cover an exposed foundation with ready-made panels.
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at fauxpanels.
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24.
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Camouflage your ugly electrical boxes.
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Just paint them the same color as your house!
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See more at love of family and home.
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25.
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And hide your Air Conditioning unit.
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See how to camouflage this necessary eyesore
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at Spirals and Spatulas.
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26.
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Give your mailbox a makeover.
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This one is from a pre-packaged kit.
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See how to do it at Beneath My Heart.
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27.
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Revamp your welcome mat.
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You can give new life to a ratty door mat
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with this easy tutorial from Smart Schoolhouse.
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28.
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Or,
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personalize a cheap natural mat.
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Get some DIY Directions at The Sits Girls.
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29.
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Add faux shutters to your front windows.
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If you get the boards cut at the hardware store,
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you won’t even need a saw.
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Get the instructions at House Logic.
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30.
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While you’re at it,
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repair any torn screens.
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Thanks to Martha Stewart.
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31.
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Pressure wash everything!
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You can pressure wash ..
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.. Everything looks better with a little hard scrub.
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In regards to this point,
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NEVER power wash stucco!
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You do not want to ever risk getting moisture under the stucco surface.
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it will not turn out well in the long run!
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Stucco can be rinsed off with a regular hose,
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and then should be brushed clean.
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A flat broom works great !
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Same thing with limestone!
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It’s way too porous,
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but diluting bleach
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A garden sprayer works wonders,
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just be careful with surrounding plants.
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32.
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Add some window boxes.
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You can buy them or DIY them.
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Scrool video to know more.
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33. Hang up your hose. See how to make this convenient hanging post
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at Shanty 2 Chic.
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(34). Or, stick it in A cool copper pot.
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35. Get rid of weeds with this Non-toxic DIY spray.
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See how to make your own cheap and easy weed killer at One Good Thing by Jillee.
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36. Create your own flower beds with this easy tutorial.
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See the full instructions and photos at Funky Junk Interiors.
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37.
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Create a flower bed around your trees
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for another well-contained pop of color.
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Discover more at loves photo album.
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38.
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Add some simple edging to any flower beds
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That will protect them
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from the mower. A smart idea from Garden World.
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And,
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39.
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Top it all off with a porch swing.
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Nothing says “Sit down and stay a while” like
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an outdoor swing.
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Learn how to make this one at Shanty 2 Chic.
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