Exterior home remodeling is a fun experience, but it can be very stressful if you can’t seem to come up with a vision for your project. We have listed some of the best exterior remodeling and improvement ideas to get you started with your exterior home upgrade planning. Keep in mind that the exterior home remodel cost varies depending on the type of project you plan on carrying out, for example, a paint job is going to be less than building an entirely new porch. Hiring remodeling contractors who specialize in exterior improvements is a good idea to help you stay on track with your project, stay within budget and do the project right.
1.Choose different parts of your home’s exterior to add accent colors onto.
If your home has shingles or panels with upper stories, eaves, towers or garages, think about highlighting certain sections of your home with an accent color of your choice. Popular accent colors are dark, such as royal blue, maroon, etc.
2.Highlight exterior home trims with a color
Adding a separate color onto your home’s trim gives it a sleek, eye-catching look that will make your neighbors wish they thought of it first. The color you choose completely depends on the color of the rest of your home, but stick with a neutral color like black, white or brown.
3.Add onto or redesign your home exterior porch.
Porches are the first part of your home guests see, and the only part of your home delivery workers see. Make it stylish by looking into different types of pillars, posts and stairs. Porch renovations are one of the best methods of exterior home renovation to increase your home’s value.
4.Add or replace shutters for exterior improvement.
Some people prefer their homes without shutters, others leave them the same style and color for several years. This is your side to add or remodel your shutters! They are a huge curb appeal when it comes to exterior home styles. Choose a dark color like brown or black to make your home truly pop.
5.Add roof windows!
One of the latest trends in exterior home renovations is the addition of windows onto roofs. This would also complement rooms with sloped ceilings really well. Who wouldn’t want to look at the stars from their own bedroom?
6.Update the roof of your home
Roofs need to be updated not only for aesthetic purposes, but also to keep your home safe. Roofs experience the most damage over time of any part of a home’s exterior. It gets full of debris, trees fall onto it, the sun damages the paint, etc. Update your roof, and contact McMillin if you need any assistance!