Every year, This Old House invites viewers to submit before and after pictures of their home renovations and then posts the best of the best on their website. See the winners for 2013 by clicking here.

The exterior of your house makes the first impression on visitors, and it should be a reflection of the pride you take in your home. Many home-exterior projects can be done quickly and on a reasonable budget but can have a dramatic effect that makes them appear more expensive than they actually were.