How To Sell Your Home Faster: Adding Curb Appeal
While upgrading your home, you don’t want to overlook anything that can improve itscurb appeal. Some commonly overlooked, yet important, upgrades include garage doors, entry doors, and windows and coverings. Because of the enhanced appearance, quality garage doorscan increase your home value and return more money on your remodeling investment.
If you want to sell your home fast, consider upgrading your garage doors.A garage door upgrade is the largest amount of square footage you can cover with one single makeover. It typically represents 20%-40% of your home front elevation, meaning it is the most impactful upgrade in terms of improving curb appeal.
Stylish custom garage doors are increasingly popular. Consider incorporating some new garage door style trends like Clopay’s Gallery, Canyon Ridge, and Coachman styles.
The Gallery Collection is available in insulated or non-insulated construction and with or without decorative windows. It has the swing-out appearance, but conveniently has overhead operation. You can choose from five factory finish pain colors or the Ultra-Grain® stained wood style.
Canyon Ridge Collection
The Canyon Ridge Collection has composite overlay material molded from actual wood but has a four-layer construction of steel, insulation, Ultra-Grain, and overlay. Choose from a Walnut or Medium finish.
The Coachman Collection also has a swing-out appearance with overhead operation. This collection has over 100 unique style combinations and four factory-finish pain colors. The construction is a composite construction with four-layer insulated steel.
Not only are there a variety of garage door designs to coordinate with the unique style of your home, but there are also different garage door materials available today. About 20 years ago, doors were made of mostly wood and steel, but that is not the case today. You can choose from a variety of new materials including aluminum, glass, and wood-simulated steel. Once you select a garage door, getting a matching entry door further boosts the curb appeal of your home.
Upgrading your garage does more than solely enhance the look of your home. New technologies are simplifying lives in many ways, and with the LiftMaster® MyQ®Technology for garage door openers, you can remotely control your garage through your smartphone. Regardless of your location, you no longer have to worry about whether or not you forgot to close your garage. MyQ®Accessories help ensure that your garage door is closed, adding peace of mind when you are not home after occasionally leaving in a hurry.
As Engle so adequately put it, “Cheaper isn’t always better, don’t be afraid to be a trend setter.” Upgrade to quality garage doorsand stand out in order to seal the deal faster than other homeowners. Doing so will make it possible to recover your investment quicker. The curb appeal of a home has a bigger impact than you may think, so take the steps to remodel your garage and add a complementing entry door.