Spring is the perfect season for an exterior home makeover.

1. Edit your exterior — remove kitschy lawn ornaments, dead plants or dated awnings.

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2. Repaint the exterior trim to freshen up the look of your home.

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3. Use stone veneer to cover up your home’s concrete foundation.

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4. Swap out your address number for something more contemporary.

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5. Choose a front door paint color that will stand out in an online listing.

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6. Update your exterior door hardware — black matte adds edgy contrast.

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7. Give your weathered mailbox a DIY makeover.

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8. Make your home more visible from the street by installing porch lights.

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9. Liven up your landscaping with colorful plants.

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10. Or frame your entryway with eye-catching planters (you can take them with you when you move).

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11. Incorporate welcoming touches, like a hammock chair or porch swing.

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12. Invest in new garage doors that add architectural interest.

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13. Update your deck with decorative railings.

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14. Power wash or refinish the flooring in your entryway.

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15. Install a beadboard paneled ceiling that will have buyers looking up.

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16. Throw down a welcoming door mat or two.

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17. Hang a simple, seasonal wreath to brighten up your front door.

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