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. 

yellow house with green shutters
Window Repair and Restoration
Dear Angie: What can I expect to pay to replace the exterior shutters on my home? – Christina B., Stafford, Virginia
Window film
Window Repair and RestorationWindowStorm Preparedness
Film offers low cost compared with shutters, but has not passed the Florida test for hurricane resistance.
Hurricane impact resistant window
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As hurricane season approaches, it may be time to consider impact-resistant windows.
window caulk, contractor, new windows
Window Repair and RestorationWindow
Poorly sealed windows means higher heating and cooling bills.
historic house, Queen Anne, bungalow house
Window Repair and RestorationWindow
Wavy glass window panes may indicate that a home has it's original window panes.