That love at first-glance attraction, that real estate people call curb appeal, is becoming increasingly more important to the value of your home. These days, over 80 percent of buyers get their first look at a house from a picture on the Internet. If the "curbscape" is unappealing, most people don’t look any further. But even if your not planning to sell any time soon, you should think about keeping your biggest asset in an attractive and well maintained condition. That's the purpose of this website — to provide homeowners with information and advice to help them keep their homes looking so good, they become "the envy of the neighbourhood".