Welcome to all our stories about products and ideas to renovate the exterior of your home and add curb appeal -- in retro style.
Whenever we see an exterior product -- paint colors, fencing, awning, etc. -- that may have good potential for your Retro Renovation exterior, we write about it. We also have idea and inspiration stories here from reader homes. This archive section shows all my curb appeal resources in reverse chronological order. Importantly, though: If you are looking for something specific, check out the SUB-CATEGORY pages in the drop down / navigation above. Good luck!
Jalousie windows, their history and where to buy them today — 21 photos from 1950
Jalousie windows — the louvered glass panels often seen in storm doors, enclosed porches or breezeways — are a common feature of mid-century homes, especially in..
New Old Stock early production Don Featherstone flamingos
The owner of Retro Genie in Northampton, Mass., remembered all of a sudden, excitedly, "Oh, I need to show you what I just got!" And then she pulled these beautiful birdies out of her back storage: New Old Stock Don Featherstone Flamingo lawn ornaments. You shoulda heard me Squawk!