The front entry forms guests' first impression, so make it count. Be inspired to up your home's curb appeal with these easy-to-please entry enhancements.
Guide guests from the street or drive to the front door with a clearly marked and well-maintained path that is 3-4 feet wide so two people can walk side by side. Add interest and impress your guests with custom walkway as seen here.
Create a stylish and functional walkway with these design ideas and materials tips.
A punch of bright, bold paint that contrasts with the siding and trim is an easy way to revamp a tired entry. Against the white facade, this spring-green door cheerfully leads visitors inside. Consider the style of your home and choose colors accordingly.
Liven up your front door with color! Watch this video to learn about our favorite foolproof hues.
An entryway is a prime location to splurge on gorgeous features, such as the wooden front door or colorful step tiles seen here. With these elements, you don't need much to achieve a polished look, and they will impress potential buyers in the future.
Open up your front entry with full-length windows on both sides of your door. They let light into your home, make your entry seem larger, and underscore your home's architectural style.
Good lighting is a must for both convenience and safety. Consider motion-sensing lights near the front door. Use low-voltage lights to illuminate pathways, and put lanterns on posts for general yard lighting.
Installing landscape lighting is an easy way to add pizzazz to your landscape, and it's a project simple enough for anyone to do themselves.
Add a roof or awning over the front door to keep rain or sun off visitors while they ring the bell (and off you while you fish for your keys).