If you've ever watched even five minutes of HGTV, it's safe to assume you've heard all about "curb appeal." While often associated with budget-busting renovations — exterior painting, extensive landscaping, or even the addition of a front porch — there are plenty of smaller tasks you can do to boost your curb appeal that won't break the bank. Our current go-to? Adding modern house numbers to your home's exterior. Whether you're in a craftsman bungalow, a traditional farmhouse, or a midcentury home, this simple swap is a total game changer for giving any exterior an instant update. Plus, with such a minimal investment of time and labor, it's one of the most instantly gratifying renovation projects you'll ever tackle.
We went ahead and did some internet sleuthing to find 10 modern house numbers that will absolutely revive your home in no time flat — all you have to do is click "add to cart" on your favorite.
The rust-like patina on these modern house numbers by Rejuvenation will add instant character to any home exterior. Pro tip: Pair this weathered steel finish with a navy exterior for a foolproof color combo.
Clean yet commanding, this vertical address plaque by ZDSPanels will bring a modern touch to any home (and with pricing starting at $39, it's a total steal). Take a cue from this photo and pair with black and white outdoor lighting, too, while adding a pop of color with your exterior door and seasonal plants.
These brass, art deco-inspired beauties add the perfect dose of glamour to your exterior. Plus, they have more than 500 five-star reviews on Etsy! Pair with a brass outdoor light fixture and a painted black door to play up the glamorous vibes.
Follow the lead of John and Sherry from Young House Love, and opt for these streamlined, modern house numbers — they'll have all your neighbors talking (in a good way). Plus, these bad boys come in both black and satin nickel, making them an ideal match for pretty much every home exterior.
Be still my heart. How stunning do these modern house numbers by Heath Ceramics look when paired with a brass outdoor sconce? It's too good. Plus, you can purchase this teak tile track for added visual interest.
Go big or go home. The oversize scale of these modern house numbers makes this simple design extra special, and lends a playful hint to any exterior. Just stick with a neutral color to keep the vibe sophisticated.
If you're jonesing to add some warmth to your home's curbside appearance, look no further than this jaw-dropping address plaque by TheWoodsCollective. We especially love this pick when paired with a wooden door for balance.
These stunners from DWR aren't just your run-of-the mill house numbers — a closer look will reveal their beveled edge makes them stand apart from the rest, while still seamlessly blending in with a bevy of architectural styles.
Caitlin is the former social media manager and staff writer of TheEverygirl.com in Chicago, now working as a freelance writer from her laptop in New Zealand. She loves soulful, collected interior design that feels like a warm hug, English Breakfast tea, and trips to the theatre.