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Keep your home in tip-top shape. Whether that means minor repairs or beefing up your security system, our home services resources have you covered.

How Long Does it Take for Grass to Grow?

There are a variety of factors that can affect grass seed germination. Here’s a look at how long it may take your grass seed to grow and why.

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The Best Routers for Verizon Fios

If you’ve recently signed up for Verizon Fios, you may be considering your equipment options, specifically a router that works with Fios. Verizon’s Fiber Service offers routers compatible with Fios that you can rent or buy outright, or you can purchase your own Fios compatible router. The best Verizon Fios-compatible routers When you use Wi-Fi […]

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The Best AT&T-Compatible Modems and Routers

With AT&T as your internet service provider, you’ll have access to fast download speeds up to 100 Mbps, depending on your location, equipment and plans available near you. To access the internet, you have two options: rent a router through AT&T, or purchase your own AT&T-compatible router.  With DSL service, you have to use an […]

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The Best Riding Mowers of 2022

If you have a large lawn or acreage, a riding lawn mower or lawn tractor can save you plenty of time and hassle. Finding the right machine for your needs starts with understanding the demands of your situation. Someone can tell you a machine is great, but if it’s more power than you need or […]

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How to Keep Snakes Away From Your Yard and Home

Snakes of all types can be found in most regions of the U.S., so chances are you might come across one in your yard. Because some people often fear snakes (whether they’re poisonous or not), it can be challenging to think with a clear head when they’re around. In this guide, we’ll discuss how to […]

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An Internet Safety Guide for Your New Home

The pandemic shifted the way we work, learn, and play. Americans began to rely on the internet for most aspects of life. The virus even caused us to move from home to home more than usual.  In fact, over 15.9 million people moved during the first part of the coronavirus in early 2020, according to […]

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How to Clean Vinyl Siding in 3 Easy Steps

Vinyl siding is one of the most popular materials used on homes in the United States, but like all outdoor surfaces, it can begin to look less-than-perfect over time. Whether you’re battling a build-up of mold and mildew, or imperfections such as dirt, dust, grease, or rust, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve researched […]

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The Best Lawn Aerators of 2022

If your lawn has yellow patches, areas of stunted growth, or you just can’t get the rich green lawn you want, a lawn aerator might be something you need. Compact soil often kills well-tended lawns, leaving homeowners baffled when their lawn still looks under-watered after regular maintenance. There are a ton of yard aerators on […]

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What is Good Internet Speed? Everything You Need to Know

You might ask, what exactly is “fast” internet? What internet speed do I actually need? Don’t worry. We’re here to help you break through all of the internet speed mumbo jumbo.

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Find the Best Weed Killer to Achieve Your Lawn Goals This Spring

Stubborn weeds can halt progress in your garden and ruin your lawn’s appeal. Fortunately, using the best weed killer can rid your yard of intrusive plants. Learn about the best weed killers of 2022 for your specific lawn needs. Whether you’re a gardener, a pet owner, or need to treat a whole yard, there are […]

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How to Stripe Your Lawn

With how many chores a yard entails, deciding to stripe your lawn might seem like an added complication to the whole yard care process. But lawn stripes can give a classy, artistic look to a yard and add some unique visual geometry. The beauty with lawn stripes is that they aren’t hard to get. Most […]

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3 Important Amazon Echo Security Features

Amazon Echo is Amazon’s line of home automation products, which includes the Amazon Echo Dot and the Amazon Echo Show. These products are equipped with the Amazon Alexa smart voice assistant, as well as several security features.  In this quick guide, we’ll go over how you can use your Amazon Echo device to improve your […]

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10 Essential Home Safety and Security Features

Successful home safety and security means establishing systems and habits to prevent hazards that can threaten the health or environmental well-being of your household. In this post, we’ll look at 10 home safety tips that matter most in making your home a haven. 1. Home safety beyond security systems While high-tech, cutting-edge security systems can […]

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7 New Security Camera Options For Your Home in 2021

Top 7 security cameras for your home 1. Arlo Pro 2 Indoor/Outdoor Camera The Arlo Pro 2 Indoor/Outdoor camera stands out for its relatively low price and the range of features it offers. Motion and sound-activated recordings are captured in 1080p HD video, giving it a crisp video resolution with twice as many pixels as […]

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The Best Trash Cans According to the MYMOVE Team

Like prom dresses and Myspace profiles, some things are best left in the past. Whether your old trash can doesn’t fit in your new kitchen or you just don’t want to pack up your smelly old bin, moving is the perfect time for a fresh start. Instead of making an emergency run to the store […]

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How to Protect Your Holiday Packages From Porch Thieves

Did you know more than 23 million Americans have had a package stolen from their mailbox or porch? With us closing in on the holiday season with more people doing online shopping this year, it could end up being a busy time for porch thieves. To prevent packages from being stolen, you can be like […]

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What You Should Know Before Buying a Home Security System

You’ve bought the perfect home for your family. You’ve filled it with your treasures and decorated it to match your style perfectly. Then, the unthinkable happens. Someone burglarizes your home. Well, you’re not alone. In fact, according to the FBI, a burglary happens every 25.7 seconds, so approximately 3,300 per day. One in 36 residents […]

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How to Get Rid of Flies Outside in 4 Steps

When you are trying to enjoy a meal outside, it is so annoying to have flies swarming around or landing on your food. Flies can also invade your indoor spaces when you open and close doors. Flies are the least active during colder months and typically reach maturity during the spring. So, how to get […]

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Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite: A Guide to the Best Bed Bug Sprays

“Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite,” is a cute saying, but there’s nothing cute about actually dealing with bed bugs. When you spot an infestation, it’s vital to find the best bed bug spray to take care of the problem quickly. Your peaceful night’s sleep is on the line. These tiny […]

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Creepy Crawler Alert: How to Get Rid of House Centipedes

House centipedes can strike fear into just about anyone who encounters them inside their home. These pests have worm-like bodies with multiple sets of long, creepy legs. House centipedes prefer to stay out of sight, so if you encounter one, it will most likely be an unwelcome surprise for both you and the centipede. What […]

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New place, new internet: How to pick the right ISP for your needs

What to Know When Switching Internet Providers Moving into a new place often comes with a ton of to-do lists. One of those items on your list is most likely finding a new internet service provider (ISP), especially if you’ve moved away from your former neighborhood.  Or, maybe you picked the first ISP on the […]

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The 13 Best Backyard Plants to Grow for Privacy

Poet Robert Frost said it best, “Good fences make good neighbors.” But, barricading ourselves behind 8-ft. walls isn’t very practical, and in some cases, your homeowner’s association (HOA) may not even allow that, but creating a private oasis with plants may be the solution.  We’ve gathered some plants that let you be you, without worrying […]

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8 Essential (and Painless) Spring Cleaning Tips for Your New Home

Spring cleaning can conjure images of long hours spent covered in grime and sweat as you slog through winter’s accumulation of clutter, dirt, and more. However, if you organize your cleaning priorities and break them up over a period of days, it won’t seem such a heavy lift. Spring cleaning is more than just chasing […]

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Here Are 5 Easy Ways To Make Your Home Warmer And Cozier For Winter

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.  It’s going to be a long, cold winter this year, according to the Farmer’s Almanac. Editor Peter Geiger explains, “The real teeth-chattering arrives mid-February, especially in the following zones:  […]

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