An attractive fence can add appeal.
A good quality fence can benefit the looks of the outside of a home. In places where high privacy fences are the norm, they are all too often neglected and gradually become silent ugly. Making them attractive by fixing up broken-down boards is a good choice. In places where a small decorative fence is used for looks instead of for functional security or privacy, the same is true and it is more feasible to use nice looking materials such as a low fence with decorative ironwork, rails, or stones. You could get synthetic materials which cost less but are no less impressive as a decorative touch. you will need to decide what kind of fence would look most attractive, but in general lower is better. Another way of getting a good fenced look is by using hedges which would look as impressive, if not more.
Present a clean and tidy appearance.
If you could not do anything else for whatever reason on the outside, the minimum is to simply clean up in both the front and back. Pay attention to the driveway asphalt, gutters, and downspouts. These seem to become invisible to you after you have lived in a home for awhile. Cleanliness has a great effect on the value of a home.Going a little beyond these tips, you should clean the siding and outside woodwork, fix any problems with the windows, tighten and polish the doorknobs and maybe even the window latches. It is important before selling a home that you ensure everything looks new and inviting. Your attention to these basic details will pay off in both time and the final sale price.