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Did you just move into that new house only to realize that your lawn needs some serious work? From tips and tricks to step-by-step guides, we have everything you need to know about lawn care. Learn how to cut grass like a pro, revamp your flowerbeds, and even DIY landscape with MYMOVE.

Organic Pest Control for the Garden

You put in all this effort getting your garden to finally sprout. Then you go outside one day and all of your plants are chewed to the ground. Sometimes it’s so extensive that it looks like you never had any flowers in that bed at all. But rather than running out and buying the harshest […]

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16 Landscape Design Ideas for Your Front and Back Yards

Spending more time at home? Why not make the most of your outdoor spaces by giving them a refresh? You can extend your living square footage by converting a garden or patio into an inviting space. The right home landscaping can turn your yard into a place for a short break while working from home, […]

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How to Grow Grass for Your New Lawn

In order to start growing grass so you can have a lush and beautiful yard, you need to first learn how to seed a lawn. Learning how to grow grass is not complicated. In fact, you can successfully seed your lawn by following these five simple steps.

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How to Get Rid of Weeds in Grass

Keeping unwanted lawn weeds away is one of the most demanding outdoor household chores. Stubborn growths of dandelions, clover, and crabgrass can make a yard look patchy and unkempt. Learn how to eliminate weeds in grass areas and make your lawn beautiful again. Types of grass weeds and how to get rid of them By […]

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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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Simple and Easy Front-of-House Landscaping Ideas You Need to Try

Aside from location, curb appeal is one of the greatest contributors to your home’s value. And what makes or breaks your curb appeal? Your front yard landscaping. In fact, a Michigan State University study found that a good landscape can add 5-11% to your perceived home value. After all, your front yard is the first […]

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Make Yard Work Easier With This Tidy Up Checklist

Whether you love yard work and gardening or just see it as a necessary chore, getting organized at the end of the season will make for easy yard work every year. Even in a climate that’s warm year-round, organization is still important. It ensures your yard work tools and supplies aren’t damaged by the elements […]

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What to Do With All of Your Fall Leaves

One of the most beautiful scenes every autumn is watching the leaves change colors into vibrant shades of red, yellow, and orange. But by the end of the season, leaf watching sadly turns into leaf cleanup, and we’re left with the dilemma of how to clean up all the leaves. Like many people with a […]

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Types of Mulch: How to Choose the Best Mulch for Your Yard

Spring is the ideal time of year to get outside and work on your flowerbeds. Pulling out weeds and planting new flowers can make a big difference in the look of your landscape. But if you really want to upgrade your flowerbed and give it a finished look, lay new mulch.

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How and When to Aerate Your Lawn

The products featured here are independently selected based on thorough research from our editorial team. If you buy something through links on our site, we may receive a commission. If you’re a homeowner, you know that curb appeal means everything. Even if you aren’t in the process of selling your home, an appealing front yard […]

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

The products featured here are independently selected based on thorough research from our editorial team. If you buy something through links on our site, we may receive a commission. 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. […]

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8 Essential Warm Weather Lawn Care Tips

Warm weather brings its own hazards to your lawn, which is under attack from the hot summer sun, weeds, insects, and, of course, foot traffic from entertaining guests and kids playing. Whether you have a sprawling estate with extensive landscaping or you live in an urban neighborhood with more shrubbery than lawn, there are always […]

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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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12 Steps to Install a Sprinkler System Yourself

One of the top secrets to a lush and verdant lawn is proper watering. Accomplish this efficiently by using a lawn sprinkler system. Many homeowners choose to hire a contractor to install a sprinkler system, as constructing a DIY sprinkler system can be a challenging project for someone to complete on their own. However, with […]

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12 Landscaping Ideas for Small Backyards

Looking for landscaping ideas fit for a small space? Check out these small backyard ideas and start your next project!

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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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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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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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15 Garden Design Ideas Turning Your Home Into a Peaceful Refuge

If you’re looking for garden design ideas, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve compiled a collection of photos showing a variety of garden styles to help get you started planning the garden you’ve always dreamed about.The right plants and accessories can set the tone for your ideal outdoor atmosphere — an invigorating escape or […]

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11 Landscape Design Ideas Shaping Up Your Summer Dream Home

Landscape design originally combines creativity and nature, with results that dazzle the mind and push the limits of aesthetics further. Seeing how popular our previous posts, “35 Lovely Pathways for a Well-Organized Home and Garden” and “15 Garden Design Ideas Turning Your Home Into a Peaceful Refuge” were, we decided to make today about landscaping […]

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How To Create Your Own Japanese Garden

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a place to relax and feel peaceful—maybe even downright Zen? That is exactly what happens when you create your own Japanese garden. Japanese gardens are created to be spaces of meditation and reflection. What began as a space made for Japan’s ruling elite to find calm within the storm […]

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7 Garden Ideas to Get You Ready for Spring

Maryna Iaroshenko / Getty Images Is it just us or is spring in the air? It’s getting a bit warmer, and that renewing feeling we get as winter lifts is starting. We’re getting inspired to clean up, refresh, and get organized. Of course, there’s a ton of spring cleaning to be done inside. (See our post How to […]

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7 Ways to Make Your Yard More Private

Privacy. The most coveted item on all backyard wish lists. Because no matter how fabulous your balcony or how inviting your chimenea, all of the summertime magic comes to a screeching halt when you feel like you’re on display. These 7 yard privacy ideas —stacked from easy to hard — will help you cordon off your […]

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The Best Allergy-Friendly Flowers for Your Garden

Do you feel the urge to sneeze just looking at that picture? You’re not alone. The CDC reports that over 50 million Americans live with allergies. In fact, it’s the sixth leading cause of chronic illness in the country. Fortunately, there are still ways to enjoy the outdoors this spring and summer without getting stifled by […]

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