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First impressions count….

I thought over the coming months I would explore the concept of ‘beautifying your home both inside and out’. This month I am going to focus on the outside of your home and, in particular, front doors...

We often spend lots of time and money making the interior of our homes beautiful but, as a consequence, we sometimes tend to neglect the exterior. First impressions count and nowhere more than your front door. Not only it is it the first thing that greets you when you get home after a hard day at work, it’s the first thing that people see close up when they visit your pad. According to some estate agents (the honest ones), the finest front doors can add up to 10% to the value of a property! So, with that little stat in mind, it seems like it might be worth investing in making your front door a focal point of your home and as grand and welcoming as possible.



(Image from The White Book) 
Here are my top tips for making a great first impression with a smart front door;
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