Seven seconds. That’s the time it takes for a person to create a first impression to be created. This relates to your home's curb appeal as well.
If you read a multitude of articles concerning the return on investment of your home, curb appeal is one of the items at the top of the list.
According to Remodeling Magazine’s “Cost vs. Value Report of 2015”, the top three things that bring a great return on investment are the replacement of a garage, siding, windows, and front door.
While all these bring in a significant return on investment, the addition of a driveway gate or custom columns brings your property value up. Additionally, it may aid in selling your property faster or achieving a higher property value as it also gives off a perceived exclusivity and security.