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Thursday, February 8, 2018

Add to Your Garden… Add to Your Home’s Value

In this day and age, gardens are playing almost as big a role in the deciding of the value of a home as homes are themselves. Yes, it’s true, so if you’re looking to sell up and move on to pastures new anytime soon, but want to make sure you get the absolute most you can for your home before you go, then make sure to consider adding things to your garden that will boost your home’s value.

To see exactly what should be added to your garden that, when added, will add to your home’s value, make sure to read on.

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An outdoor decking area 

Many features are contributing to the rise in precedence of the garden playing a massive role in the valuing of homes, one of these features being the outdoor living area. Yes, outdoor living areas truly are proving to be big money, and one particular type of outdoor living area is proving particularly more fruitful than others. Yes,decks are helping to boost the value of homes when they are placed in their gardens because they offer the homeowner another space to enter within the confines of their property that is, one, different to other areas in the home, and two, generally far enough away from the home itself to allow for those who want to use it as a getaway to do just that… get away! So, if you want to add money to your home’s cost, then add a decked living space to its garden. 

A decent sized shed 

Sheds that are decent in size (a loose term of measurement, I know) are proving to be real money spinners when it comes to adding to the values of homes. And they are doing so, quite simply, because of just how useful they truly are. Well, you can see why, can’t you? Sheds that are of a decent size can be used to store just about anything, and when they are treated properly they can even survive the harsh weather of winter and protect what sits inside them. So, get yourself a decent sized shed and make sure it is treated as often and as well as it can. 

Secure fencing 

Everybody likes to feel secure in their home and garden, right? Yes, this is most definitely right, and it is for this reason why a secure set of fencing is an imperative addition to your garden if you want the value of your home to reach its absolute maximum. Well, b surrounding your garden with fences, or even walls, that are impenetrable for outside forces then anybody who wants to buy your home will be buying a built in security feature, and thus they will have to pay you more for your home! 

Your garden  truly can be a weapon in your arsenal when you try to make your home as valuable as it can be, so make sure you are wielding this weapon in the correct ways by taking heed of all of the advice above.

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