Autumn is the perfect time to create street appeal for your home before we retreat inside for the cooler months in winter.  There are many ways to create street appeal and increase the value of your home with just a few added touches, and isn’t it so nice to be welcomed home with a beautiful front entrance.

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Adding an arbour or gate to enhance your garden and stain or paint with colours that are already used on your house exterior.

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Dress up your doorway with a plant stand full of gorgeous blooms and colour.

Front entranceMake a grand entrance by drawing attention to your front door, clean up the garden beds and add a small low hedge as a garden border, a fresh coat of paint on your front door will make it sparkle, and finish off with a welcoming path.

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Add architectural detail like lighting or a new garage door, light up your path to your front door to welcome guests.


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Shutters add another dimension of colour and style to your home.


1. Silver Lady Fern Masters | 2. Saxony square pot Masters | 3. Outdoor bench Super Amart

And finally add a bench seat with potted planters in pairs for a well balanced entrance filled with lush green plants.