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8 Budget Curb Appeal Projects
Learn how you can add some oomph to your home's outward appearance without breaking the bank.
Manicure the Lawn
Tending to your lawn is a do-it-yourself task that can add instant curb
appeal to your home. Get out the lawn mower, cut the grass regularly and
conquer those weeds. "I think it's always a great idea to edge your lawn for a professional look," Kristine suggests.
you need to green your lawn in a hurry for an open house or for
showings to potential buyers, you can spray your lawn with a green lawn
spray paint that's especially formulated for grass, is nontoxic and is
environmentally safe. You can do it yourself, or hire a professional
lawn painting service.
Approximate cost: No cost
to you, unless you bring in a professional to cut or green your lawn.
If you artificially green your lawn on your own, you can get a quart of
lawn paint, which covers up to 1,000 square feet, for less than $30.
Lawn sprayers are available at a variety of price levels, but some are
sold for less than $20.
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