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If you are looking to sell, here are some of the best ways to make money on your garden.

 

Research revealed that the garden feature that adds the most value is a shed. In fact, 82% of property professionals claim a good-sized shed is the most recognised feature to boost value.

 

Next up is a good quality patio and paving area at 76%. Followed by secure fencing, walls or gates.

The garden feature, however, with the least value worth is artificial grass at 40%.

 

These statistics can be beneficial for when it comes to selling your house. The right garden can add anywhere between 5 to 20 per cent to a property’s value.

 

With 37% of Brits spending more time in their garden than they did five years ago, outdoor space is becoming more and more in demand.

 

We should also point out that a combination of these top garden features is much more beneficial than focusing on one alone.

 

Decent sized shed:

82%

Good quality paving/patio: 

76%

Secure fencing/walls/gates: 

72%

Adequate outdoor lighting:

66%

Sturdy decking:

62%

Water features: 

58%

Well-designed garden furniture: 

54%

Artificial grass/lawn: 

40%

 

The takeaway from this research is that you do not have to throw a lot of money into garden revamps.

Make sure your space is maintained and well kept, showcasing its true potential to your possible buyers.

There are plenty of good garden re-vamp ideas on Instagram and Pinterest so get scrolling!