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How To Instantly Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Aug 15, 2017Landscape Enhancements

How To Instantly Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

One of the primary concerns homeowners have is ensuring their house has great curb appeal. This not only allows the home to look presentable and appealing at any time of year, but it can also dramatically increase the value of the home. Not to mention, curb appeal is imperative when selling a home. After all, this is the “first impression” guests and real estate agents receive when visiting.

Many times, homeowners aren’t quite sure how to go about making changes to their home. After all, the amount of options and be overwhelming, and it’s tough to know where to start. Not to mention, the changes made must be realistic for the home, and must be maintainable throughout the year.

Here at Mountain View Landscapes, we take pride in our ability to transform your landscape into a work of art that you’re proud to show off. That’s why we want to offer you these tips on…

How To Instantly Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Install The Irrigation: A new irrigation system can work wonders for a dry lawn. Not only does this help make the grass look healthy and lush, but it can also increase the resale value of the home.

Transform Your Lawn:

New sod can work wonders in transforming your old, tired lawn into one that’s beautiful and full of life. Replace the old lawn with fresh sod or turf, and see the fruits of your labor almost instantly.

Include A Walkway:

Stone pathways are not only practical, but they can also add instant charm to an otherwise boring landscape. Read our tips on this project here to ensure you select the right materials.

Add A Retaining Wall:

Retaining walls are an excellent investment, since they’re both beautiful and functional. When added to the front yard, these walls work to hold soil and sod back, while simultaneously giving your home a sophisticated appeal you’re sure to love. Read our blog here for tips on building the best retaining walls.

Don’t Forget The Water Feature:

Water features such as waterfalls and ponds can instantly boost the aesthetic appeal of your landscape. They also create the perfect atmosphere for “staycationing” – a growing trend where families spend vacations relaxing in the serenity of their home/yard. Read our water feature tips here to know what to expect before installing.

There’s many options homeowners can choose from to help boost their house’s curb appeal. It’s amazing how even the smallest updates can dramatically improve the home’s physical appearance!

Despite the payoff, one of the things that prevents homeowners from taking these steps is the amount of time, research, and effort it takes to get everything accomplished. After all, with work, school, hobbies, sports, and other activities, it can be hard to find time to breathe, much less update the house!

That’s where Mountain View Landscapes comes in. We have been improving residential landscapes for over 25 years, and have the precision, patience and expertise to get the job done right. Plus, with our excellent and professional service, you’ll be proud of the hard work and dedication we put into making your home a masterpiece.

We’ll work with your home’s unique needs and your specific tastes in order to create a gorgeous landscape the whole family can enjoy. Contact us today to set up an appointment.


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