In this Daily Herald story, Matt Schaefer of The Care of Trees, a Davey company, discusses the economic benefits of trees as well as some of the best trees to plant in the Chicago area. Schaefer works at The Care of Trees office in Barrington, IL.
Posted: April 28, 2017
Perhaps money really does grow on trees.
Here are four specific ways planting new trees contributes to your environment, your community and your pocketbook.
Trees increase property values. A tree positioned in front of a house increases its sale price by an average of $7,130.