3 Ways New Windows and Doors Enhance Curb Appeal

Entrance-Doors-171x200 resizeEvery homeowner wants their home to look beautiful and unique. This is particularly true when it comes time to sell. Perception equity helps ease the selling process by increasing a home’s value.

However, curb appeal isn’t just something that is achievable on home and garden television shows. The average person can easily improve their home’s outward appearance with just a few tricks.

Here are 3 Ways New Windows and Doors Enhance Curb Appeal:

1. Perception:

One of the first things that people see when they look at a home is the front door. A front door says a lot about a home. When the front door is old, discolored, and outdated people tend to think there is no care involved in the home’s upkeep. Once you change out that old door for a new insulated fiberglass model, your home will look as good outside as you feel inside.  

2. Colors:

For many considering how to enhance curb appeal, folks tend to look to new techniques for inspiration. The Eastern practice of feng shui has now become mainstream. When looking for a new door, colors, shapes, and window types are all taken into consideration.  Colors have different meanings, and when properly paired with your home exterior colors, it can be a significantly positive impact.

3. Functionality:

door1-196x200 resizeWindows insulate and dampen sound while allowing light in. But that’s just their basic usage. A good window also protects what’s inside from harmful UV rays and heat. Old windows (especially single pane windows), can’t compete with the job that replacement windows do. If your home still has old, outdated wood windows, consider upgrading today.  If not for anything, but to improve your utility efficiency.

Combined, new windows and doors are a powerhouse to enhance curb appeal. Together, they set the gold standard for how a home should look and feel. If your home is lacking some much-needed curb appeal, consider how new windows and doors can benefit you and your home.

We can help you with many of your home improvement projects. Please contact Russell Exteriors for more information, to review window, door, and siding options, and to start your home improvement budget planning process.  We look forward to working with you!