Adding curb appeal to one's home is far easier said than done. Which is, perhaps, why it's so much more fun to look at other people's exterior makeovers. Here are six incredible before-and-afters that will have you mentally reconfiguring every house you see in your neighborhood.
BEFORE: A bungalow In Decatur, Georgia that's the very definition of "fixer upper."
AFTER: The home was gorgeously restored to its 1920s roots.Renewal Design-Build
BEFORE: A Spanish-style home in Oakland, California that feels a bit like a fortress.
AFTER: Bigger windows, better color and an overall modern look that better fits the neighborhood.baranstudio: architecture
BEFORE: A tudor-inspired home in Millbrook, New York that doesn't exactly make a memorable impression.
AFTER: An impressive Greek Revival-style estate that stands out against the sweeping landscape.Beckwith Group
BEFORE: A historic home that's seen better days in Dallas, Texas.
AFTER: A gorgeous restoration that highlights the property's unique character.Creative Architects
BEFORE: A scruffy charmer in need of a little TLC.
AFTER: Fresh paint makes this adorable home good as new.Sundeleaf Painting
BEFORE: A typical (but spacious) suburban home in North Wilmington, Delaware.
AFTER: New siding, architectural details and a handsome color palette makes this home truly stand out.Cushing Custom Homes Inc