7 DIY Ideas for Your Forever Home – AARP

“We want our homes to adapt to our needs so we can stay as many years as possible,” says Ty Pennington, designer, carpenter, author and host of HGTV’s Battle on the Beach. That includes entrances and exits that allow a smooth transition in and out of the property. But that “doesn’t mean you need to take a hit on curb appeal,” he says, noting that bold design statements start at the front door.

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