Updating an outdated home
Look for colorful options or Scott's favorite, a brushed nickel finish.But resist the temptation to get something too personal or cutesy.
Paint the front door with gloss, exterior paint to make it stand out as the focal point for the home.
See more of this classic-meets-quirky home, that was featured in HGTV Magazine.
Give hardwood floors that are past their prime a new lease on life with a coat of enamel- or epoxy-based paint.
Invest in a new front door or paint your old one, it can dramatically change the look of your home and enhance curb appeal.
Try other easy DIY fixes like repainting the exterior trim, replacing the house numbers or installing new outdoor lighting.
Search for updating an outdated home:
"I've seen people use hardware that looks like forks and spoons or mini chickens.