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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.

When is the Best Time to Water Grass?

Homeowners who have lush, green lawns have mastered the art of the green thumb. While it’s common knowledge that water helps plants grow, lawn pros know how and when to use it. What time of the day and in what seasons do lawns benefit from a periodic douse of water? What kind of fertilizers and […]

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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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How to Get Rid of Crabgrass Quickly and Easily

Crabgrass is a gardener’s worst nightmare. To have an impeccable yard, you need to know how to get rid of crabgrass and keep it away. This requires intentional crabgrass removal that both removes existing plants and prevents new growth. What does crabgrass look like, what is the best crabgrass killer, and what are the top […]

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Get Rid of Weeds with a DIY Natural Weed Killer

A home garden can provide you with fresh, natural food to enjoy throughout the spring and summer. When you eat food from your garden, there is no question about where it came from or where it has been. But before you can enjoy the fruits of your labor, you need to have a plan for […]

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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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How to Use Weed & Feed to Revive Your Lawn

Lawn care experts and green-thumb DIYers often use weed & feed to produce beautiful lawns and flower beds. Whether you’re keeping your lawn lush or needing to revive some of that emerald green color, using this product is a must. So what is it, and how is weed & feed used to create lush, beautiful […]

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The Best Types of Grass for Your Lawn

Different types of grass do better in different climates, and knowing these factors can help you build a healthy lawn that your family can enjoy. That starts with knowing what kind of varieties grow well in your climate and area. It might sound daunting to make a decision, but it’s easy to narrow down a […]

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Is Now a Good Time to Start a Home Garden?

Home gardening, especially among millennials, is more popular than ever. Between 2008 and 2013, there was a 63% rise in millennial gardening. Now that most of the nation is staying home to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, it could be the perfect time to start a home garden (as long as you don’t violate […]

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When to Fertilize Your Lawn and Other Fertilizer Tips

If you’re seeking that perfect green grass, you’ll likely need to invest in lawn fertilizer at some point. Trying to figure out how often and when to fertilize your lawn can be tricky. Despite their best efforts, many people find themselves struggling to get their lawns to sprout while their neighbors have grass that’s full and verdant.

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15 Creative Desert Landscape Ideas

If you’ve recently moved to a desert area, or have plans to, think about ways to transform your home into a unique paradise with creative desert landscape ideas.

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Ideas to Perfect Your Landscape Edging

Dressing up your lawn edging can give your outdoor space a newer and cleaner look. Learn how to tackle this landscape project with MYMOVE.

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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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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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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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How to Adjust Sprinkler Heads, Step By Step

A lush, beautiful lawn is easy to enjoy. When the grass is growing the way it should, the yard is a place you and your family want to be. Unfortunately, many people struggle to get the lawn of their dreams. One factor that can help significantly with the process of growing a beautiful lawn is […]

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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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How To Sharpen Mower Blades in 7 Easy Steps

Learning how to sharpen mower blades is an essential skill if you regularly maintain your lawn. As mower blades get dull through regular use or hitting rocks or other objects, the blade will dull and develop spots that coarsely cut grass. If a blade of grass has a ragged cut, it can become more susceptible […]

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How and When to Aerate Your Lawn

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 presentation makes your guests feel welcome and gives you a sense of pride. For most homes, a plush, green lawn acts as a centerpiece for the front yard while […]

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The Best Lawn Sprinklers of 2021

Depending on where you live in the United States, your yard can consist of any one of the more popular types of grass — from Bermuda to Bahia — all of which need proper maintenance and irrigation. Besides following some basic lawn fertilization tips, installing a sprinkler is essential to achieving that picture-perfect green grass you’ve been dreaming of.

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11 Steps to Laying Sod for the Perfect Lawn

Whether moving into a new home or preparing your home to sell, laying sod to get that perfect-looking lawn doesn’t need to be difficult. Most people want lush, beautiful lawns, but getting there seems to elude many. Sod installation is one of the easiest and fastest ways to achieve this goal. 

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How to Reseed or Overseed a Lawn in 6 Easy Steps

Learning how to overseed a lawn or reseed a lawn isn’t difficult, but it does require some planning and research. Here’s a simple step-by-step guide to help you.

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The Best Lawn Fertilizer for Healthy Grass

Moving into a new home is exciting, but what if your new lawn isn’t up to snuff? Or maybe you’re hoping to sell your house, and you know a nice lawn could add curb appeal and increase your sale price. If you need to revive a struggling yard, invest in quality fertilizer. We know there […]

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Top Dressing Your Lawn: Everything You Need to Know

In the last several years, top dressing lawns has become a popular practice to improve lawn condition. What is top dressing and how is it beneficial to your lawn? What are some best practices for top dressing lawns? What products can make doing so easier and result in a more beautiful lawn? Let’s find out. […]

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25 Simple and Cheap Landscaping Ideas That Fit Your Budget

If paying for a professional landscaping company doesn’t fit in your budget, don’t fret—it doesn’t mean that you can’t update your outdoors. We’ve compiled a list of 25 cheap landscaping ideas featuring affordable products and DIY ways to refresh and update your yard on a budget. Even if you’re new to yard work, DIY landscaping […]

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