ByAmy FontinelleAre you gearing up to buy your first place? Shopping for a home is exciting, exhausting and a little bit scary. In the end, your aim is to end up with a home you love at a
Making A Small Yard Seem Larger To Perspective Buyers
If you want to add width you need to create a horizontal line that ends in a two point perspective. A line of shrubs or a fence stretching width wise in your yard will give you that two point perspective, and add width.
Adding vertical lines will pull the eye upward and add height to your space. Planting trees are a good way to add vertical height to your yard-unless of course you plant a weeping tree then you eyes will be pulled back to the ground. Borrowing sceenery is another trick to expand your space. Providing openings to a nice view in your neighbors yard is a good way to add to your space!
And suprisingly enought by dividing your yard into "rooms" will actually make the space seem larger than if it was all just left as one big open space. The French actually created a phrase for this art technique that creates optical illusions that fool the eye into believing that something is bigger than it actually is
For more advice on how to make your yard or your house seem larger so you can expand your bottom line when you sell your house give me a call!
Kim King Bair
Highland Realty Group LLC
I am a specialist in the management and sale of bank owned AND investment properties throughout SE and Central Pennsylvania. Our team of (14) real estate agents and (3) support staff are here to e....
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