The first thing potential buyers see when they view a house is its landscape. A house with curb appeal provides a great first impression and makes it known that the homeowner cares for the property.
Many homeowners who get a tax refund in February – April, make the wise decision to invest their refund in home improvements. The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) recommends that homeowners invest 10 percent of the home’s value in landscaping. Landscape architecture goes beyond lawn care and plantings, to include structural features like lighting, fences, garden paths, fire pits, decks, hardscapes and ponds. This might be an ideal time for you to make an investment to beautify your home and increase your property value, whether you’re looking to sell your home now or in 15 years or more.
In addition to the potential return on investment in landscaping dollars, there are non-monetary gains that quality landscape improvements provide. Some of those benefits include:
Gardenin’ Angels has helped homeowners invest in their landscape throughout the south shore and all of Massachusetts. We take pride in working as your partner in enhancing your property and increasing its value. If you’re unsure of where to begin, give us a call at 774-284-1171.
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