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These 10 Homes Know How Quality Curb Appeal Is Done (PHOTOS)

"Curb appeal" is one of those all-encompassing home decor terms that is thrown around when talking about everything from landscaping to house numbers to mailboxes. In other words, upping a home's curb appeal is often quite the multi-pronged challenge to tackle -- but our friends at Porch.com know it can be done. And these homes, simply put, are proof.

You can never go wrong with beautifully painted shutters.
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Baker Street by Schaub+Srote Architects
Or a bright and bold front door.
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Entire Home Remodel by Tiek Built Homes
A sleek, linear look welcomes guests with style.
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Coastal Contempo by Ag-Trac Enterprises LC
And a rustic touch is perfect for a warm walk-up.
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Refined Lonestar by Sojo Design
It doesn't get better than walls of glass windows.
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Santa Cruz Modern by Alison Whittaker Design
Who wouldn't want to be greeted by a gorgeous garden.
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Lake Geneva by McCormack + Etten/Architects LLP
Or feel like they're entering a classic chateau?
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Berkshire by Inouye Design
The right lighting can give even minimalist, modern structures warmth.
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Mid-Century Modern by Klopf Architecture
A little Mediterranean touch is (always) a good idea.
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California Mediterranean by Alison Whittaker Design
Because quality curb appeal lasts long after the sun goes down.
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Southern Sophistication by Gelotte Hommas

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