How much does landscaping add to the value of a home?
"According to research, good landscaping can add up to 28% to your home's overall value."
Why? Because we love the outdoor lifestyle. Indoor/outdoor living areas are high on the wishlist of most home buyers, so investing in your outdoor spaces will increase the value of your home and help it to sell faster. Keep reading to discover some innovative landscaping ideas to sell your home faster and for a higher price.
Landscaping Ideas To Increase Property Price
Define Your Lawn Edges – garden edging makes a huge difference to your yard and is popular with home buyers. It makes your garden appear tidy and low maintenance – all good selling points. Try stone, brick or timber and match colours according to surrounding structures and plants.
Add Colour & Shape – Coordinating colourful plants can give your garden a lift and brighten up “dead” areas. Use pots where necessary and go for bright annuals or perennials like agapanthus or calendula.
Plants Plants Plants – Plants can solve lots of problems in your garden. Whether it’s creating a visual or sound barrier (noisy roads or overlooking neighbours), your local landscape designer can advise you on the best plants for your climate and soil.
Don’t Prune Too Much – Don’t get carried away with your pruning otherwise your yard will look like a hack job!
Affordable Landscaping in Sydney
Insight Landscapes is a professional landscaping business offering landscape design services in Camden and all surrounding areas. If you are selling your home, give us a call to talk about how we can transform your yard and help you sell your home.