8 ways to enhance curb appeal

8 ways to enhance curb appeal

Improve your curb appeal with these tips from the experts:

  1. Trim or replace overgrown shrubs and prune low tree limbs to make the house and windows visible.
  2. Improve turf grass as needed to give a healthy vigorous look. Mow, trim and edge frequently.
  3. Clean out all flower beds and spread fresh mulch throughout the landscape.
  4. Select colorful, seasonal flowering plants. Keep them well watered and fertilized. Replace any that look spent.
  5. Pressure wash the driveway.
  6. Remove window screens from all front-facing windows for a cleaner look.
  7. Add fresh paint to the front door and mailbox post.
  8. Update entry with a new light fixture and new house numbers.

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Fresh mulch, in-season plants and trim hedges improve curb appeal. (Photo courtesy Kevin James)
Fresh mulch, in-season plants and trim hedges improve curb appeal. (Photo courtesy Kevin James)

Looking to sell your Charlotte home? Charlotte real estate agents say improved curb appeal improves home sale odds. Improve your home's curb appeal with landscaping, painting and exterior upgrades.

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