Creating an Inviting Home Entrance

Whether you’re upgrading your home to enhance its look and functionality  or you’re readying it for the real estate market, it’s important to examine your home’s entrance. After all, the entrance is the threshold to your home’s interior. Its immediate exterior and interior space create an impression on all who enter. Use the following ideas to create a welcoming entrance that perfectly elevates the appeal of your home.

New Front Door

A new front door not only enhances your home’s curb appeal, but it can even update home security. Today’s high-security doors are stylish as well as designed with protection in mind. Of course, if you happen to be in the market for a new “vintage” door, we can help you source a model that matches the era of your home’s design. If you’re happy with your current door but are looking for a style update, let us professionally refinish or paint your door to perk up its look.

Lighting Fixtures

A single lighting fixture can make a dramatic impact on your home entrance. You might opt for a pair of wall lanterns to mount on either side of your entrance for a classic look. Conversely, you might mount chandelier that’s visible through your front door window in your foyer. There are many ways to achieve a decorative yet functional lighting scheme. Lighting enhances home security and also serves to showcase your home’s curb appeal in the evening.

Architectural Interest

Arches and pillars are just a couple ways to add architectural interest to your home’s entrance. We can refurbish elements of your porch or entryway that have seen better days. We can also help you redesign entry ceilings or current features to your specifications. A major renovation is a great way to add some extra value to your home while elevating its look. We can discuss various ways to update your exterior home with architectural elements.

Touches of Green

Plants always enliven the look of any home. You can add plants to the entrance of your home. Plants with unusual shapes and textures will add eye-catching appeal to your space. Even if you don’t have a green thumb, you’ll find may low-maintenance plants that will perk up your entryway. The planters you choose can also add visual impact to your setting. We can help you install built-ins or even custom planters if you need them.

Personal Style

You can uplift the look of your entrance by adding some personable features that showcase your singular style. Consider adding a tiled design just before the entrance at your door step. You can add decorative railings to your porch or mount an antique door knocker on your door. From the mailbox to the door hardware, decorative details are sure to help you create a captivating look for your exterior.

Call us if you have a special home renovation project in mind. We are top-notch contractors who have a wide array of experience. If you want to upgrade any aspect of your entryway, we’re here to help you plan and implement the changes. Contact us to find out more.

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