Want to improve your quality of life? Get your hands dirty and plant something. That’s right, putting trees, flowers or shrubs in the ground doesn’t just provide you with beauty and shade, it can also improve your property value, lower your energy costs, clean the air and water—even lower your heart rate.
Health. Value. Beauty. Efficiency. No wonder plants have been around so long. Put some green in the ground where you live, and experience the new life it brings to everything and everyone around it.
A world without trees and other plants? If you’re having a hard time picturing that, let us give you a glimpse of this disaster scenario and how to prevent it.
By adding quality, low-maintenance landscaping to your home, you can boost its resale value by 15%.
Carefully positioned plants and trees can cut as much as 25% off your household’s energy consumption for cooling and heating.
One of the most important factors in neighborhood satisfaction is the abundance of trees and well-landscaped grounds.
Greener is Cleaner
One tree can remove 26 pounds of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere annually, equaling 11,000 miles of car emissions.