America's Best Front Yard

We received nearly 1,800 photo submissions for our second-annual America's Best Front Yard contest. Voting has ended. Your votes, and those of our editors, helped determine the final winner, announced and featured in the October issue of Better Homes & Gardens and on in September 2020.

See the official contest rules

Meet this year's winner and tour her yard!

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Simple Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

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Get Better Curb Appeal in ONE Weekend

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