Australians love nothing more than outdoor entertaining and living spaces.

And as we head into the festive season and summer is almost here, renovating your outdoor spaces can be a great project to start now and enjoy the benefits for many months to come!

And the investment of time and money is well worth it.

When it comes time to sell your home, having a beautiful outdoor living area greatly increases the appeal of your home. In fact, a great outdoor space is one of the top things buyers look for in today’s market.

Provide outdoor entertaining and living
A good outdoor entertaining space and living is highly sought-after by buyers. This could take the form of a deck, a pergola, a retractable sunshade, or verandah.

Also consider including an outdoor barbeque and dining area.

Outdoor lighting
In the evening, the garden, entrance, and outdoor living spaces look wonderful with good lighting. It can emphasise a feature or hide a blemish. Carefully selected lighting can create a wonderful effect that enhances your outdoor spaces and extends their enjoyment into the evening.

There is a huge range of solar lights available that can achieve a wonderful effect without wiring.

And when selling your home, don’t forget to organise inspections of your home at a time that shows your lighting off!

Landscaping
Defined landscaped areas can add hugely to the overall presentation and appeal of your home – however it can detract if done badly. Achieve a balance between easy maintenance, water efficiency, and hard and soft surfaces to create a landscape that enhances your property.

Also consider the plants you choose, as some are better at certain times of the year. With a bit of research you can have a garden that is stunning all year – changing at every season for wonderful effect!

Should you want any advice or an appraisal on your property, contact one of our experienced Sales Consultants today on 4628 7444.

 

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