Native trees are best when you’re customizing the landscape for your eco friendly home. Choose trees that grow well in your area, and you’ll save money, since native plants require less maintenance and water. You could save about $700 per year.

Being eco-friendly doesn’t necessary mean installing solar panels and growing your own produce. There are plenty of other practical ways to better the environment when it comes to your house. Your upgrades will benefit future buyers of your home as well.