Updating old brick house exteriors
There have been several times where we have had a massive storm and afterward we get ugly spotty damp patches on the ceiling - and sometimes the ceiling paint starts to flake. STYLE TO MOVE consultant and interior stylist Tracy Nyman, who advises people on how to freshen up their homes for resale, says it is a cliché but first impressions count.
Really recommend them (and it's such a nice place to visit too, right by the ocean with those views! As someone who has an older house with an annoying leaky roof, re-roofing is something we would love to do.A place like Aluminium Trade Centre can cut fly screens to fit - and they also sell a wide range of aluminium and home products cut to your measurements, from glazing to louvres to security mesh. Sand back the decking on your front porch, repaint your concrete veranda, or retile it.We laid pieces of West Australian stone over our nasty 1970s orange tile.You hear about kerb appeal or street appeal a lot when you are house hunting, renovating or building.Kerb appeal is important – especially if you’re putting your house on the market. If you’re selling a house, and it’s not some renovator’s undiscovered 1920s gem that future buyers will be itching to restore, you need to make it look as inviting as possible.
It makes the front of our house look so much brighter and less creepy.