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How to Update Your Home’s Appearance

by / Thursday, 28 September 2017 / Published in Berry Door & Window Blog

A house is just a house until you apply your own style and flair to it, then it becomes your home. One of the very first things any visitor will notice about your home is what they see when they first pull into your driveway; meaning, your entry door, windows and even your garage door. After all, in most cases, they are driving straight towards your garage door when pulling into your driveway. So, when trying to update your curb appeal, your entry door, windows and garage door are the first thing you should consider.

You may not realize it, but windows can play a big role in the appearance of your home. Windows affect more than just the exterior of your home but also the interior of the home. Which is why it is so important for your windows to reflect the architectural style of your entire home, inside and out.

While replacing window is a large project to take on, you can receive a lot of benefits from it. One benefit is that replacing your windows can change your home’s entire appearance. However, the biggest benefit would be that it could help your home become more energy efficient if the windows you purchase have an Energy-Star label. Which is exactly why our company uses Sierra Pacific Windows, because not only are they durable and secure, but they are also energy efficient.

If want to do something a little simpler, instead of replacing your windows, add a color and shutters that will compliment your home’s appearance. It is a cheaper alternative than replacing your entire window, but will still update your home’s curb appeal.

Entry Door
Believe it or not but the focal point of your home is your front door. The reason for this is because every person who visits walks through your front door. You want to be proud of your entry way because it is what everyone will see. The style of your entry door should not only match your home’s exterior appearance, but also the interior.

Updating your front door can be as easy as painting your door a different color than the color you currently have. Painting your door a different color can bring a whole new look and personality to the entire outward appearance of your home. If you choose to paint your door a different color, make sure you choose a color that will make a statement but is also one that you won’t get tired of seeing every day.

We recommend letting Berry Door & Window help you choose the best custom door for your home. We have a variety of styles and materials you can choose from when selecting an entry door. We offer door styles in fiberglass, steel and wood. We take pride in the quality and uniqueness of every customized entry door we create. We will help you find the perfect door to match your home’s architectural style.

Garage Door
Your garage door can have a huge impact on your home’s curb appeal. Many homeowners don’t realize it but your garage door is considered to be one of the most prominent features in the exterior of a home. Therefore, upgrading your garage door can go a long way.

You may be wondering what upgrading your garage door means. Updating your garage door can be as simple as adding windows to your garage door. Or if you garage door is loud or worn down and obviously beaten up, replacing your door can help increase your home’s exterior appeal.

The fact of the matter is, you only get one opportunity to make a first impression. The same is true when it comes to the appearance of your home when guests come to visit. Upgrading your home’s exterior, by replacing your entry door, windows and garage door can really transform your home. Stay true to your style when you start upgrading your home’s exterior.

When you are ready to get started with upgrading your home’s exterior, be sure to give us a call. We look forward to working with you on updating your home’s curb appeal.