• After: Beauty in Blue

    What some can only see as a hopeless house, host and designer John Gidding sees as a masterpiece in the making. From Victorian beauties to modern marvels, HGTV’s Curb Appeal team makes neighborhoods…   Read the Blog

  • After: Cleaned-up Craftsman

    Adding a functional walkway from the driveway and replacing the wide siding columns with smaller, white columns on the porch give the house the lift it needed. Subtle touches of blue create a…   See the Image

  • Craftsman Curb Appeal: Paint With Pops of Color

    Browse photos of Arts and Crafts-style homes with impeccable curb appeal, plus get expert tips for sprucing up your own Craftsman home’s landscaping and exterior.   See the Gallery

  • After: Blooming Abode

    HGTV's Curb Appeal team comes to the rescue, taking these houses from yawn-some to awesome. See photos of dramatic makeovers and get inspired to spruce up your own home's exterior and landscaping.   See the Gallery

  • Before: Downhill Dilemma

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    Before: Downhill Dilemma

    Right on the city line between Richmond and El Cerrito, Calif., this home certainly did not bring a warm welcome. This was a difficult task for HGTV's Curb Appeal because the house actually sits…   See the Image

  • After: Pretty Patio

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    After: Pretty Patio

    With a larger porch area, the front of the home appears more fluid. A curved brick wall flows right along a pathway that meets the sidewalk to create inviting curb appeal.   See the Image

  • Before: Dated Dwelling

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    Before: Dated Dwelling

    This midcentury modern home was stuck in the 1960s with bland colors, overgrown bushes and outdated iron railings.   See the Image

  • After: Funky Fresh

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    After: Funky Fresh

    Adding a large deck space made a more effective use of the front yard, while bold orange and blue colors accent the front door to create a welcoming entry. HGTV's Curb Appeal designer, John Gidding,…   See the Image

  • Before: Color Curtail

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    Before: Color Curtail

    While this home is architecturally sound, the monochromatic color scheme does not showcase its original architectural details.   See the Image

  • After: Functional Fantasy

    Published 02/28/14 in Houses
    After: Functional Fantasy

    Adding red color to the window framing exposes the beautiful architectural features of the house. A stone wall serves as a retaining wall, which helps to effectively frame the brick walkway and…   See the Image