Category Archives: Hardscaping

Here’s Why You Should Hire a Professional Landscaper Before Putting Your Home on the Market

Here’s Why You Should Hire a Professional Landscaper Before Putting Your Home on the Market

Hiring a Landscaper When Selling a Home If you’re like most people, you don’t have a lot of free time, and when you do have some, you would rather spend it relaxing, right? Now what if you plan to put your house on the market? You take a look at your yard and think, “This could use a clean up. But I don’t know if I want to tackle such a project.” That’s the time when you call a professional landscaper to come take care of your landscaping!

Hiring a professional landscaper, like VistaPro, can help make your life easier. Let them take the time to clean up your yard and make it look nice. They can remove dead bushes. They can add mulch where it’s sorely needed. Have them repaint the front door and plant pretty flowers.

Landscapers Help Optimize the Value and Look of Your Property

Does your yard have “dull patches?” If so, that doesn’t look good. Why not have a landscaper turn dull patches into flower beds to spruce up the look of the yard? Indeed, landscapers have a way of freshening up the look of things with the introduction of thoughtfully-placed flowers, plants and mulch. And they’ll do their work in a way that makes your yard look well-maintained and cared for– bonus!

If you’re like most people, you don’t know too much about what works where… in other words, what are the best plants for your yard? What are the easiest ones to take care of over the years? Plants should be planted in places where they “make sense” and don’t end up making the place look awkward. Get a “designer’s eye” when you hire a professional landscaper like VistaPro.

When you plan to sell your house you really should get rid of personal touches. Just because you liked the pink door because your favorite color is pink doesn’t mean the next person who owns the house wants it. Or the tree fort in the backyard that’s falling apart but has some sentimental value? Sorry, it’s time for it to come down. The more “neutral” you can make your yard and landscaping look, the more likely it will appeal to a broader group of potential buyers. Landscapers can make your lawn blend in with its surroundings so it doesn’t “stick out like a sore thumb.”

Finally, hire a professional landscaper like VistaPro before you try and sell your house so that it will ultimately make a great first impression. Taking the time and money to improve the look of the place can truly catch the eye of buyers. The nicer it looks, the more it’s worth!

Which Outdoor Additions Provide the Best Returns on Investment?

Which Outdoor Additions Provide the Best Returns on Investment?

Summertime is the best time of the year to spend outdoors in this part of the country. That said, it helps if you’ve got some cool outdoor additions to your property, and it’s even better when those additions add value to it. What are some of the outdoor additions providing the best ROI (return on… Continue Reading

Outdoor Additions That Could Add Value to Your Home

Outdoor Additions That Could Add Value to Your Home

“Outdoor living” is a trend that has been catching on during the past few years. More and more people are taking their kitchen and living room outdoors, in a manner of speaking, such that backyard patios and porches and sunrooms and more are the new norm. What are some outdoor options that can add value… Continue Reading

The Advantages of Paver Pool Patios

The Advantages of Paver Pool Patios

If you have a pool installed in your backyard, it’s important for you to install a patio pool deck to go along with it. A patio pool deck will allow you and your guests to enjoy your pool for years to come. Nevertheless, when you go to install a patio pool deck, you will realize… Continue Reading

Tips for Maintaining Brick Pavers

Tips for Maintaining Brick Pavers

Installing brick pavers on your property can help you transform the look of the exterior of your home and enhance the landscaping you have done. However, in order to keep brick pavers looking their best, it’s important to maintain them. It’s not difficult to do this, and as long as you stay on top of… Continue Reading

Choosing a Paving Material for Your Patio

Choosing a Paving Material for Your Patio

Choosing a paving material for your patio doesn’t have to be a headache! Luckily for you design-inclined folks, there are tons of great options out there that will complement lots of different styles of patio furniture, all of which will work great for outdoor entertaining. And what more can we ask of our patios aside… Continue Reading