It is no secret that people around the United States put a lot of time, energy and money into the look of their lawns. More than three-quarters of American homeowners say that they think it is important to give themselves time to spend in their outdoor spaces, according to a Harris Poll for the National Association of Landscape Professionals. Moreover, at least 83% of American adults say that it is important to have a yard. More than 90% of people whose home has a yard think it is important to make it look good. Many people head to their local plant nursery to get going on their landscaping projects but there are other things you can do to make your yard look its best.