If you have read a book before, you must agree that the cover is the first thing that you look at. It can either give you the impetus to read or demotivate you, even though you know you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. The exterior of your home is similar to a book cover since it gives the first impression. Giving your property more curb appeal is a surprisingly inexpensive process that many see as too costly. Whether you are doing it for self-enjoyment or to sell it off, it is an ideal way to improve the design and look of your home. The following are some tips you can use to give your property more curb appeal:
Deal with your lawn
It’s about giving your guests an excellent first impression, and so your yard should speak a lot about your tidiness. Mow the grass regularly, and at the same time rake all of the leaves and weeds away. Constant watering is yet another way to maintain your lawn—helping a great deal in preventing brown spots. If you are too busy to handle your lawn maintenance even from time to time, you can think of alternatives such as artificial turfs and shrub beds.
Work on your front door
Your front door is among the things you need to deal with first. A simple paint job will go a long way in renovating it, adding that boost to curb appeal. The best part is that you don’t even have to hire anyone as you can DIY (Do It Yourself). Avoid colour clashing when choosing the colour to paint on your door as this will affect the accentuation of colours in your home. Thanks to technology nowadays, you can even use a mobile application to sample different colours and pick the one that most appeals to you.
Choose decent flooring
A good floor plan will make your home look more appealing and inviting. When choosing the floor, make sure you consider all other features of the house so that it doesn’t clash with anything else. You can either have wooden tiles or wood effect tiles as a consideration, but you are free to choose whatever you wish. Other than that, you should also check how often you clean your floor and if possible, make it frequent.
Make sure there are sufficient lighting and aeration
Your house isn’t a prison that lacks lighting and ventilation. You need to maximize the light getting into the house. You shouldn’t leave it as a dark entryway or a stuffy room. Without proper lighting and aeration, every other design you make or decoration you add is pointless. Some ways to achieve this is to get rid of any debris and cobwebs around and also to clean the carpet and curtains regularly. If you can afford it, add an air conditioning unit.
Work on small repairs
Fix everything that you can and if there’s anything left, get the services of a professional. Your house will look a lot better if it isn’t broken. Some of the repairs that you can handle include changing burned out bulbs, replacing ripped screens and painting over chipped paint.
Visiting the Treasure at Tampines launch can give you more ideas on how to give your property more curb appeal. If you’ve just moved out off your property and are looking to move in somewhere new, look up “Treasure at Tampines psf” and “Treasure at Tampines prices” to get an idea of how spacious the flats are and determine if it’s worth the price. Take a look at the site plan to see the various facilities that would be made available to you too!