Weymouth Renovations: 6 Ways to Turn UP Your Home’s Curb Appeal.

Even though we’d had a mild winter here in Massachusetts it doesn’t make spring impending arrival any less exciting. Here are 6 projects you could tackle to improve your home’s value and curb appeal this year.

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1. Roof

Your roof can be almost 40% of what people see from the street. Upgrade from a standard 3-tab to an architectural shingle. Will add dimension to your roof. Architectural Shingles are both striking and classical and evoke the depth and surface texture of natural roofing materials, with features such as soft shadow lines, lending the shingles a smooth, refined look.

2. Siding

As one of the first things people notice about your home, vinyl siding can easily make a great first impression. Vinyl siding almost means no more painting, Low-Maintenance, and some products can increase R-value in our home. Shutters and other accessories can also give your home’s exterior a custom feel. Siding is now available in a wide variety of colors and styles (including scalloped and square-cut shingles), so you’re likely to find something that fits both your taste and your budget.

3. Architectural Details

In addition to the siding you could add some other details like a faux dormer, a balcony above the entryway, decorative shutters, or window moldings to give your home a more custom and distinctive look.

 4. Windows

Old windows quickly dates a house right from the street. In addition to costing you a ton of money by being inefficient and leaking air, older windows. By installing new Energy-Star rated windows that tilt in for easy cleaning, you can save time and money.

 5. Deck

Decks are great places for the family to gather away from the computer and television. They appeal to people because they are an extension of the interior living space. They also appeal to new home buyers who are looking for extra places to entertain and relax.

6. Entry Door Unit

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A new front door enhances your home’s appearance, and can greatly increase resale value. Door manufacturer Therma-Tru found that upgrading the front door of a house increased the perceived value of a $190,000 home by almost $8,000.

So give us a call at CAT Exteriors for all of your remolding. CAT Exteriors is in Hanover Ma, and serves many South Shore towns like: Bridgewater, Halifax, Hanson, Weymouth and Pembroke for all of your Exterior Remodeling needs (Replacement Windows, Siding, Roofing, Decking, Doors)