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Improve Your Yard -- On a Budget

Cameron Huddleston

Usually homeowners turn their attention to their yards in the spring. But fall is another good planting season -- and a great time to find deals on trees and shrubs.

Sprucing up your yard doesn't have to cost a fortune, either. I spoke with several landscape professionals earlier this year to find out how homeowners could get the most bang for their landscaping buck within certain budgets: $100, $500, $1,000 and $2,000. See Cheap Ways to Improve Curb Appeal for their tips.


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