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How do I modernize my house exterior

The exterior of your home is the first thing that anyone coming to your home would see, regardless of your home’s interior’s visual appeal. Your home exterior must be designed to improve its aesthetics and appeal to meet the modern-day exterior finish. If you want to modernize your house exterior to the acceptable standard, follow the tips below: 

1. Painting

Painting your house exterior will undoubtedly create a magnificent outlook. Choose trendy colours for your home exterior, whether it is a stucco or wood siding finish. Make your house exterior beautiful, attractive and exciting. You should consider bold colours to make a statement and give your exterior a bang. 

2. Windows and Doors

Create an irresistible curb appeal for your home by replacing your windows and doors. New windows and doors will enhance the architecture of your home and reflect on the overall curb appeal of your home. Besides, you can choose modern designs for your windows and entry doors. 

3. Upgrade Exterior Details

Another way to modernize your house exterior is to upgrade your home details. After painting your house exterior, you should update some details of your home exterior. Fix lighting fixtures, shutters, and upgrade the house-mounted mailboxes. You can upgrade your garage door to modern design. Choose new metal finishes for your exterior finish. Also, you should pressure wash your paved driveway, sidewalk and replace missing paver block. Re-outline the sidewalk and driveway. Tidy up your exterior and improve the overall curb appeal of your house exterior. In addition, replace the home number to modern design. Install exterior lighting or landscape lighting to create a pleasant night view of your house exterior.

4. Add More Charm

Modernize your house exterior by window boxes of real or artificial plants outside the windows. You can also add a sitting bench to the exterior of your home. Consider installing subtle walkway lighting. If your front porch is large, place furniture there and wall decor to replicate the house interior. This will transform your exterior, modernize it, and add a touch of luxury. 

5. Luxury a Flower Garden 

You can modernize your house by planting and extending your flower garden. Ensure that the colours of the flower are close or the same. It will make your home larger and beautiful. 


Upgrade your house exterior to make it modern by following the tips provided above. Moreover, replacing your windows and doors should be prioritized for the best result possible.

Jude Thompson Oscar
Oscar Jude Thompson: Oscar, a home renovation contractor, shares DIY project guides, renovation tips, and ideas for transforming homes.