With the official beginning of summer just a couple of weeks away, the high season for backyard barbecues and pool parties will soon arrive, and a significant number of American homeowners are upgrading their outdoor spaces with entertaining guests in mind.
Tag Archive: landscaping
Homeowners who are willing to invest in standard lawn-care services not only stand the best chance of appealing to buyers when the time comes to sell, but they will also turn a profit when they do.
Homeowners who hire a housekeeping service can expect to fork over nearly $300 each month. Find out how much it costs to outsource some common home-maintenance jobs.
April 21, 2017 • Posted in Consumer Advice
You risk harming your lawn and landscaping by not paying enough attention to it -- or paying too much attention to it.
April 5, 2017 • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies
The spring is the most popular time of year to undertake a home landscaping project, as winter storms fade and the weather gets warmer. And while the backyard remains the most popular location for outdoor renovation products, most homeowners who are tackling front-yard jobs want to make sure that their property stands out from the crowd.
November 11, 2016 • Posted in Homeowner Tips
Spending an afternoon raking the lawn may not break onto the list of your top 10 favorite things to do, but your yard will appreciate it. And so will little kids and dogs, when you have big piles of leaves!
September 29, 2016 • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies
Almost all real estate professionals believe that a property's curb appeal is a crucial ingredient to wooing potential buyers, and the right outdoor renovation projects can pay sellers back, not to mention making them much happier homeowners.
July 7, 2015 • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies
Homeowners in the drought-stricken state are nearly three times as likely to remove their lawn during an outdoor home-improvement job, say results from a survey that examines landscaping and gardening trends.
April 17, 2015 • Posted in Consumer Advice
Whether you are a homebuyer, a seller, or simply a Bay Area resident trying to cut back on water usage, check out our favorite websites for drought-tolerant landscaping tips.
February 20, 2015 • Posted in Homeowner Tips
The recent midwinter warm spell across the Bay Area serves as a reminder that spring is just around the corner. Here are a few quick tips for getting your yard in shape for the coming season, when homebuyers are sure to be out and about.
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