When you consider improving your home, you probably do not immediately think of the exterior of your home, but it is one of the most important parts when it comes to increasing the value of your home. So-called curb appeal combined with security features such as outdoor lighting can make all the difference not only to the selling price of your house but also to your own enjoyment of your home while you are living in it.
Most realtors advise tidying up the outside of a house when you want to put it on the market. This means cutting the grass, clearing out any rubbish, neatening up or investing in outdoor furniture and addressing the issue of outdoor lighting. The state of the yard