Improve your curb appeal with a front door update

Today we’re talking about one of the first things people see when they come to your home -the front door. We all know curb appeal is important and your front door definitely takes center stage! There are so many options when it comes to doors. First, it is important to consider the architectural style of your home and choosing a door that compliments that style. From there you have a whole slew of options to consider in regards to material, hardware, shapes, and our favorite – color!

Whether you’re looking for a classic update or to add a little pizazz we’ve got you covered with some of our favorites below.

A Classic Update:

Lake Keowee: Smith Private Residence
Midcentury with a pop of color and interesting glass inserts:
Brooktree / Los Angeles Mid-Century Modern
Yellow! With a unique design.
Clifton Hill House
Turquoise double doors? Gorgeous!
Historic Farmhouse Renovation
This pink and grey combo is on point!
Pink Door
A classic dutch door:
Ross Estate
Beautiful modern entry with fun overhang:
Curved wooden beauty – and check out that tile!
Exterior Entry
Another fun pop of color for a midcentury home:
Colorful Mid Century Modern Residence


You can definitely add value and interest to your home with an updated front door.  And speaking of beautiful entries – check out our new findwell listing!

15719 38th Ave NE, Lake Forest Park, WA 98155 (MLS # 965466)

(all data current as of 6/20/2018)

Listing provided by Findwell

Price $700,000
Beds 3
Baths 2 baths
Home size 2,470 sq ft
Lot Size 11,325 sqft
Days on Market 41
Status Sold
Listing provided by Findwell
Charm abounds in this immaculate 1916 farmhouse! This home has been lovingly maintained & includes: lovely hardwood floors, wood beam ceilings, living room with fireplace, updated kitchen with built-in bench, dining room, 3 beds/2 baths, & main floor den. The master features French doors that open to a huge lake view deck - great for summer! Private fenced backyard, new sewer liner, 2-car garage, unfinished basement & storage galore. Fantastic neighborhood near Lake Washington & commuter routes!

Property Type(s): Single Family

Last Updated 6/23/2016 Tract Sheridan
Year Built 1916 Community Sheridan
Garage Spaces n/a County King
Total Parking n/a

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