Some houses are so beautiful that they can stop us in our tracks. Maybe it’s the size or the architecture that first captures our attention, but regardless of the reason, they are most definitely impeccably maintained.

Do you ever wonder what it would take to make your house the one that leaves people speechless? Below are some suggestions that can update any house on any budget.

Replace the boring front door with a remarkable one

The front door is often compared to a cover of a book. Aim for one that grabs our attention and makes us want to go inside and see more. It can change the look and feel of your whole house, so it’s definitely worth the investment.

Pay close attention to the landscaping

Proper landscaping can add value to your house by not only making it look more beautiful but also making it more inviting. If you need help maintaining a green, lush lawn consider hiring lawn maintenance professionals that have all the expertise and tools to help you get the “wow” factor effortlessly. Also, look to add plants in the varying shades of green, colorful blooming flowers and also incorporate eye-catching pots. You can even add some planters near the new front door.

Replace the window shutters and have your windows cleaned professionally

To give your house a fresh appearance, consider updating your old window shutters with new ones. Having your windows professionally cleaned and adding flowers in planter boxes for the window sills and balconies can also brighten the look of your home.

Create symmetry

Our eyes crave symmetry and it’s one of the easiest and most budget-friendly ways to redecorate.

Replace your house numbers

Although this change may seem insignificant to you, updating the style of the house numbers can have a big impact on the overall look of your house. Be sure that the new numbers are matching the style of your exterior, so they coordinate instead of distract.

Install outdoor lighting

Taking your outdoor lighting seriously is important if you want to bring more attention to your home. Installing accent lights also makes your home more secure and safe as well as visually appealing.