As warm weather approaches, everyone’s looking forward to creating great outdoor spaces. Check out these clever DIY curb appeal projects to tackle this spring and summer that will give your home a new look without breaking the bank.
1. Step on up!
Don’t have the cash for brand new concrete steps? Use paint to give them a whole new look, fast! These steps look as if they’ve got a runner. To learn how to do this for your own steps, check out the tutorial here!
2. Light fixture makeover
This outdoor light fixture looks brand new after receiving a coat of copper paint. Notice how the copper color contrasts with the green siding? A luxurious look without the luxurious price! Beautiful!
3. Open says me!
Garage doors made of wood are beautiful, but they’re expensive. By using gel stain, this clever blogger created a faux wood look for a fraction of the cost. Here’s how she did it!
4. Flower power pot house numbers
How about using flower pots to display your house numbers? Just be sure you choose flowers that are easy to maintain. Dead flowers aren’t exactly eye-catching.
5. Stand-out house numbers
If you have a mid-century home, this project is the crowning touch to your home’s curb appeal. Don’t you just love the clean, simple lines? Check out the full tutorial to make some for your home!
6. Now you see it, now you don’t!
Is your electrical box on a prominent side of the house? Paint it to match your siding to camouflage it. Smart idea!
7. DIY tree bench
Finally, if you’ve got some strong DIY skills, this tree bench is a great way to spruce up your home’s curb appeal. While the bench looks great all on its own, you can add colorful planters or other decor to make it really pop. Here’s the full tutorial to make one (or more) for your home!