6. Paint on personality.
The home's exterior got a much-needed face-lift and updating thanks to several gallons of new paint. "When we first moved
in, it was severely lacking in the character department," Nikki says, so she selected a hue and had the graying cedar siding
painted a cheerful sage green with contrasting white trim to give the facade a quaint, Key West feel.
For a similar exterior hue, try Sherwin-William's Kiwi.