Garage doors are often overlooked. If they open and close, most people are happy with them. But they can really change how your home looks if they aren’t up to par as the rest of your house or even your neighbors.
If your garage door is in good working order but looking a little worn or outdated, consider giving it a new life with one of these attractive transformations. Give your plain-looking garage door a makeover and see how one small change can transform the entire look of your home.
Sometimes it only takes a fresh coat of paint. You’ll be amazed at what a new coat of paint will do for both your garage door and your home’s curb appeal. This will most likely be relatively inexpensive and a job that you can do yourself.
Have fun and be creative when choosing a color for your garage door. Many homeowners today are choosing to be adventurous in their choice of color. Allow your garage door to make a statement about your home.
Use your landscape to help you find a direction if you are having trouble picking a color. What is around your garage that will help the door pop and make your garage door a talking point in the neighborhood?
Actual wood doors can be costly but can really make a difference to your curb appeal. If you want the look of wood but can’t afford it, use a simple stain on your existing door to create a classic and sharp wood appearance.
With the faux, you won’t have to worry about the regular maintenance to keep it in tip-top shape.
Use a brush to apply the glaze and top it off with a clear glaze for a longer lasting effect. Learn how: here.
Add Architectural Detail
Authentic Carriage House Style Garage Doors are trendy and will give you that rustic, charming, and sophisticated look that many people want. You can create the look yourself with some paint and some other minor purchases.
Adding faux windows will give you the carriage door look you are wanting. Just pick out the accents and door handles that match your style.