Installing a new front door is an excellent way to boost your home’s curb appeal, but why stop there? Here are 5 tips for dressing up your front entrance to make it look more inviting.
A colourful front door not only makes your entrance stand out, but gives your home’s exterior a welcoming focal point. A freshly painted green or yellow front door says “Come on in!” and will make your guests feel right at home.
2. Light the way
You want your entranceway to sparkle, and when the sun goes down you want it to shine! Illuminate your front door with LED Lights or fixtures to give it a sense of warmth and intrigue.
3. Make sure your front door is accessible
The pathway from the sidewalk to your front door should be clear, well lit and accessible. Open your gate, cut the grass, and trim trees or bushes near your front of your door to make your neighbours feel welcome.
4. Use flowers and plants
Flowers and plants are pleasing to look at, plus they can give you front entrance a sense of being well looked-after and groomed. If it’s near Halloween or the holiday season, garnish your door with festive adornments.
Door accessories can add charm and distinction to your front entrance. Whether adding a brass vintage knocker, a welcome mat or custom grilles, accessories can give your entranceway a memorable finishing touch.
Making your front entrance more welcoming is just one way to increase your home’s curb appeal. For more tips on boosting your home’s curb appeal go to http://en.jeld-wen.ca/blog/2014/09/08/7-ways-to-increase-your