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Weekend Wins: Three Projects to Create Quick Curb Appeal

Easy-to-implement ideas to make your exterior the gold standard

The year is more than half over—have you tackled any of the home-improvement projects on your to-do list? Take advantage of the long, sunny days that summer offers and give your home’s curb appeal a quick boost. Whether you’ve just purchased a new abode or you’ve called your house “home” for years, these winning weekend projects will help you make your dwelling your own.


Feeling ambitious? Round up some helpers and spruce up your shutters with a fun, fresh color. The right stain will quickly bring faded or chipping shutters back to life, frame your beautiful windows, and make your exterior the envy of your neighborhood.

Find a timeless look with our shutter colour inspiration guide.

Window Boxes

Designed to delight, window boxes also add visual interest and dimension to your exterior. Stain window boxes to work in tandem with shutters or to add some flair to windows that look bare. With so many styles, colors, and flowers to choose from, the possibilities are endless.

Find a winning window box and flower combination.

House Numbers

Even the smallest of projects can have a big impact. Make your house numbers easy to spot by framing them with a stained wood board. When guests come to see your fabulous new exterior improvements, numbers that pop will ensure that they stop at the right house!

Have the block’s number one house numbers with these ideas. 

Congratulations! You now have the inspiration you need for your home to be a curb appeal champion.

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