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How to Improve The Exterior Of Your Home

The ultimate outdoor space should be a reflection of your indoor living space. A covered area with comfortable seating, mood lighting, and organic elements like a water feature or fire make any outdoor space more inviting. In the last ten years, we have seen a host of high-end and speciality outdoor products moving into the mainstream market at much more affordable prices. Solar powered outdoor lighting can now be purchased at a fraction of the cost of the initial price points. These products are easy to install and can add the perfect amount of ambient night lighting. Additionally, water fountains or fire tables with bio burners can be positioned in such a way that everyone can enjoy the soothing sounds of the water or the illumination of the ambient light from the fire. If you want to improve the look of your house and upgrade its price tag, then you should certainly look at making some minor changes.

Light it up! 

Lighting is an easy way to create ambiance and expand your outdoor living space. Whether adding subtle light to a fountain, waterfall, hedge, or other important feature, lighting should create ambience and joy. Lighting is also the perfect way to enhance curb appeal, add safety, security, and financial value to your home. You will want to highlight your benches, florals, brickwork or even your water fountain. There is nothing better than a water fountain for soothing sounds and a beautiful view. It can be both a conversation piece and something to create your own private space. Incorporating something like this into your home could be exactly what your outdoor space needs. You could look at LED lights to place around the garden and on the edges of your fences. 

Keep it clean!

Don’t let algae, mould and mildew stains detract from your perfect outdoor oasis. Siding, concrete, and dirty furniture are not only unappealing, but they will also reduce the resale value of your home. Quick and easy cleaning with 30 SECONDS Outdoor Cleaner will leave your outdoor spaces looking like new.  

New windows and doors

You may want to look at Wombourne Windows to see how you could be inspired. Upgraded windows and doors improve the look and function of the space. New windows may keep out the damp and cold weather and a new door will also enhance the look of the exterior. If you keep older doors with outdated materials, you may encounter fungi, mites or bacteria, which can be harmful to health. 

Add decorations!

It is very important to use decorative accessories such as stones that are currently used in colours; that is, painted stones. You can also combine your space with equally painted pots and add flowers or shrubs. If you already have plastic pots, you can dare to give them a touch up! The use of dry logs is also a good option, and finally, adequate lighting is very important to highlight your space at any time of the day, since the exteriors should also shine at night.

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Karen LeBlanc

Karen LeBlanc is a travel host and writer with a popular travel show, The Design Tourist, and a companion lifestyle blog. As a widely published travel journalist and content creator, Karen is a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association. She also serves as the Design and Travel editor of the national lifestyle magazine, LaPalme. Karen believes that every destination has a story to tell through its local art, architecture, culture, and craft. This immersive creative exploration begins with authentic accommodations where the narrative of place unfolds through art, accessories, accouterments, furnishings, fixtures, and food. 

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