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How Landscaping Increases Your Home Value

Landscaping is great for increasing the resale value of your home. With proper landscaping, you can add up to 20% in your value. Here are some tips to get you started.

Investing around 10 percent of your home’s value into landscaping is recommended. It’s also important to consult with a professional landscaper to determine where your money will be allocated. Some renovations include: lighting, garden pathways, fire pits, decks, and fencing.

Plant Trees

Planting trees are a great way to increase your value. Depending on how long you are living in your house you can determine the type of tree to get.

Outdoor Lights

Potential buyers want to be wowed by the exterior of your house. Outdoor lighting is a cost-saving way to illuminate and accent your house. Placing lights along your pathway or by your garden in the backyard just makes the house look a lot more comfortable.

Installing a Patio

Installing a patio can increase your home value by over 10%. Be prepared to spend between $1000 and $3000 on average. Create a patio or a deck that harmonizes with your natural landscape. You can even include a hot tub or a small pond to add that finishing touch.

Summing it Up

Landscaping can often be the main selling point for a house. While other areas may lack, knowing that your exterior is well-done can land you a good price. By consulting with a landscaping professional, you can work with them with budgeting and design concepts.

Bio: Kuba Jewgieniew is the CEO of Realty ONE Group. Their revolutionizing business model empowers their employees to reach their full potential in selling quality real estate.