4 Benefits of Investing in Landscape Design


Are you missing out on ample outdoor living space because you’ve let your lawn go to the weeds? Instead of letting your yard exist simply as a chore, take the time to invest in landscape design. What you gain in space, you also gain in value. There are numerous benefits for your home, here are just a few:

1. Designing for curb appeal.

Our front yards serve as a welcome mat to our homes. You can create a more inviting environment through landscape design. This addition will make your home more identifiable and memorable. Properly placed plants can also provide ample shade and insulation for your home.

2. Socializing space.

Our homes serve as a place to reunite with family and friends. When you expand your living space beyond the boundaries of your walls new experiences unfold. A dedicated outdoor living space adds a place to relax over iced tea with a friend or to share dinner fresh off the grill with family.

3. Taking advantage of your space.

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Even without guests, an outdoor living space builds a new place for you to unwind. Time spent outdoors is never wasted. Sit back with a book, enjoy the sunshine on your face, and the breeze unfiltered by window screens. Our homes do not need to be defined by foundations alone.

4. Increased value.

Not only will you find personal value in adding landscaping, but so will your home. A well-maintained and landscaped lawn will increase the selling price. You will also see decrease in the amount spent on heating and cooling. Expanding your home improvement beyond walls is a benefit that keeps giving.

We deserve to enjoy our homes outside as well as in. To take advantage of all your overlooked outdoor living space, call 616 453 2530 to speak to a professional at Alfresco about a free landscape design consultation.