3. Consistency trumps trends.
On “Curb Appeal: The Block,” Gidding says he doesn’t pay much attention to what’s hot at the moment.
“I don’t really follow trends,” Gidding says. “It’s more about the fabric of the neighborhood.”
Pictured: This lantern from ELK Lighting’s Worthington Collection has a timeless feel, thanks to a weathered rust finish and reeded detailing with clear seedy glass.