Measure from the house out to the property lines

Run your tape from all the house corners perpendicularly out to the fences or other assumed property lines. On an ordinary suburban lot, this step is no big deal; on larger or thickly-vegetated properties, this measurement can get a little gnarly. (That's why you're wearing the Indiana Jones gear.)

&\NG/ If you plan to install any fencing or make any other changes along your property lines, be sure you know where the legal boundaries are, because you'll be responsible for any encroachments. A professional boundary survey is well worth the price.

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Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

How would you like to save a ton of money and increase the value of your home by as much as thirty percent! If your homes landscape is designed properly it will be a source of enjoyment for your entire family, it will enhance your community and add to the resale value of your property. Landscape design involves much more than placing trees, shrubs and other plants on the property. It is an art which deals with conscious arrangement or organization of outdoor space for human satisfaction and enjoyment.

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