• Landscaping can add between 7 and 15 percent to a home's value. (Source:  The Gallup Organization)

  • Homes with 'excellent'  landscaping can expect a sale price about 6 to 7 percent higher than equivalent houses with 'good' landscaping, while improving landscaping from 'average' to 'good' can result in a 4 to 5 percent increase.  (Source:  Clemson University)

  • Landscaping can bring a recovery value 100 to 200 percent at selling time.  Kitchen remodelling brings a 75 to 125 percent recovery rate, bathroom remodelling a 20 to 120 percent recovery rate, and addition of a swimming pool a 20 to 50 percent recovery rate.  (Source:  Money Magazine)

  • A mature tree can often have an appraised value of between $1,000 to $10,000.  (Source:  Council of Tree and Landscape Appraisers)

  • In one study, 99% of real estate appraisers concurred that landscaping enhances the sales appeal of real estate.  (Source:  Trendnomics, National Gardening Association)

  • In one study, Realtors believe that mature trees have a "strong or moderate impact" on the saleability of homes listed under $150,000, on homes over $250,000, this perception increases by 98%.  (Source:  American Forests, Arbor National Mortgage)

  • Landscaping can reduce air conditioning costs by up to 50%, by shadowing the windows and walls of a home.  (Source:  American Public Power Association)

  • Trees can reduce bothersome noise by up to 50% and can mask unwanted noises with pleasant sounds.  (Source:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)

  • Trees can reduce temperatures by as much as 45 degrees Fahrenheit.  (Source:  American Forests)

  • A single urban tree can provide up to $273 a year in air conditioning, pollution fighting, erosion and storm water control, and wildlife shelter benefits.  (Source:  American Forests)

  • Top reasons people garden:  To be outdoors (45%);  to be around beautiful things (42%);  relax and escape the pressures of everyday life (39%);  stay active and get exercise (35%).  (Source:  American Demographics, Roper Report).

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