The exterior of a home is a vital component in its overall value—its the first clue buyers (or renters!) get as to what lies inside. A home’s curb appeal is a major factor to be considered when buying or selling a home. To see just how much of a difference it can make, scroll through the jaw-dropping transformations below. They might just inspire you to see the potential in a less expensive home (if you’re a buyer), or motivate you to upgrade your current abode’s façade.