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. 

fence opening to front door
FencePrivacySecurityWood
Installing a new fence can improve the appearance of your yard in addition to offering privacy. Homeowners, though, may be surprised by some unexpected costs.
MasonryBrick and Stone Exteriors
Brick wall repair costs an average of $1,407. Most job costs range between $690 and $2,120.
Masonry heaters burn very clean, with practically no emissions, making them an environmentally friendly choice, says Padgitt. (Photo courtesy of Hearthmasters, Inc.)
MasonryBrick and Stone Exteriors
Learn how masonry can be incorporated into your home's interior design.
MasonryBrick and Stone Exteriors

You've got brick and/or stone on the outside of your home, which means you never have to worry about rotting, fading or peeling (or the big bad wolf blowing your house down).

a brick home with a partially-covered front porch
Brick and Stone ExteriorsMasonry
The two materials cost more, but add long-lasting value to your home.
 
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