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!
5 sources for midcentury modern door backplates aka escutcheons + a DIY idea
Midcentury modern front entry doors tend to have a simple, minimal design. To make them pop, and to give visitors a lasting first impression, consider adding a decorative escutcheon...
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!