Nicer lawns add value, save money for homeowners

A home with a well-landscaped lawn can increase the property's value by as much as 15%, according to The Gallup Organization. Homeowners can save money on energy costs if they plant trees on the south and west sides of the house to keep it cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter, according to one expert who notes that hardscaping can also help reduce water costs.

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