Home is where the heart is.  The outside of a home is just as important as the inside when it comes to maintenance and style.  Making sure things like the siding, fencing, and other areas are properly care for will go a long way towards the home value and comfort.

Finding local pros that can work on the exterior of a home is important. Quality house painters, siding experts, local pressure washers, and solar panel pros can all help make the exterior of the home even better.  Angie's List does recommend getting at least 3 estimates before starting any exterior work on the home. 

low-VOC paint benefit
House Painting | Exterior PaintingInterior Painting
VOCs are toxic chemicals emitted from drying paint that can cause health issues, especially for those with asthma and allergies. Get tips on low-VOC paint.
Removing all of the old paint using the appropriate pressure washing and scraping methods will help ensure that your new paint won't peel off when dry. (Photo courtesy of TNT Dynamite Decorators)
House Painting | Exterior Painting
Taking the appropriate steps to remove the current paint on the outside of your home can help simplify the painting process for your home's exterior.
bold copper accent wall
House Painting | Exterior PaintingInterior PaintingInterior Designers and Decorating
Brighten up your home with paint and accessories. Don't live with a beige interior design because you're scared of color. This expert gives some decor ideas.
Due to exposure, siding wears over time. Some types tend to wear well while others tend to experience caulk failure at an alarming rate, says Long. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Nydia B. of Columbia, S.C.)
House Painting | Exterior PaintingVinyl and Aluminum Siding
One of the most common factors that can affect the appearance and longevity of paint is siding caulk failure. Learn how to correct this issue before you paint.
Electrostatic painting offers an efficient way to paint metal surfaces. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Kathryn T. of Charlotte, N.C.)
House Painting | Exterior PaintingWrought Iron, Welding & Metal Repair
Want the paint on your metal surface to last? Consider hiring a contractor who specializes in electrostatic painting.