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White hydrangea shrubs look stunning en masse.

Homeowners Ingrid Oomen and Asad Wali transformed the original cinder-block exterior of their Caledon, Ont., home by covering it with board-and-batten siding and adding a standing-seam metal roof. "I like pure materials. I like how they age and get a patina," says Ingrid.

Get more curb appeal ideas in our photo gallery. Plus, see inside this home in our Online TV segment.

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