4 tips to modernize your home’s exterior.

4 tips to modernize your home’s exterior.


One of the most important tasks of a homeowner is to update their home every few years to ensure that it looks up-to-date and to maintain its value over time.

Want to increase your home’s curb appeal and have it stand out in the neighborhood?

Here are a few tips.


Paint the front door.


Paint the front door.

The front door is one of the main focal points of the exterior of buildings and should make a statement.

According to diynetwork.com, you can paint the front door with a pop of color that makes for an attractive contrast with the color of your home’s siding or trim. Consider painting it with a coat of black, red, or yellow paint.

If you have a large entry deck, you can also add a pair of patio chairs to that match the door to the yard to enhance the design of the setting and allow it to stand out.


Install a metal roof.


Install a metal roof.

Metal roofs are increasing in popularity as a material that is energy-efficient and has a sleek appearance, making the home look newer and modern.

This will reduce the energy usage on the property and will also allow the home to stand out in the neighborhood with a feature that will last an average of 50 years before it needs to be replaced.


Install a new garage door.


Replace the garage door.

The garage door is one of the main features of the home that contribute to the aesthetics of the property.

If your old door is starting to look worn and dented, you can install a new garage door to create an updated look, curb appeal and also increase the protection on the property.


Add an iron gate.


Install an iron gate.

According to bhg.com, building a gate on your property will not only add extra privacy to your yard, but will also contribute to the design of your home.

An iron gate is a high-end feature that looks attractive and will remain durable for many years to come. The gate can also be used on a driveway to enhance the drama of the property.


By modernizing the exterior of your home, you can increase its value and feel proud to show off the property to your guests.

By following the right tips, you’ll transform the setting and the appeal and value to future buyers.

Published by Kara Masterson

Kara Masterson is a freelance writer from West Jordan, Utah. She graduated from the University of Utah and enjoys writing and spending time with her dog, Max.