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2 Important things you can do right now to prep your home for holiday house guests
November 1, 2022
Is your house going to be busting at the seams with family coming home for Thanksgiving or Christmas? Doing these 2 things before guests come will save you headaches so you can focus on food, fun, and family!

1. Make your Wifi network and password info easy to find.

Don’t be left fumbling around for that tiny slip of paper where you wrote down your home’s Wifi information. Have the network name and wifi password displayed where guests (and you) they can find them easily. You can so something as simple as putting it on the fridge, or have a little fun with it by printing it out and putting it in a picture frame. If you don’t want to display this info, you can write it in a note in your phone or tape it to the back of your router.


2. Make sure you have the speed and router to support your
increased Internet usage.

Many people plan and have extra mashed potatoes and Turkey for the additional people, but they forget about the extra Internet bandwidth needed when they have all those extra phones, tablets, and much more connecting to their home Internet. If you are still on a slow Internet speed or don’t know what Internet speed you are on but would like to learn more, use this time now to call our GBT experts to ask them about the Internet you need. Also, make sure you have GBT’s Managed Protection which includes our router and Wifi. Did you know that 75% of the Internet troubles GBT responds to aren’t Internet troubles but are Wifi-related troubles. With pretty much every device we use to get on the Internet, wireless these days, it’s important to have an updated router that can handle the Internet speeds and a number of devices in your home. Don’t deal with Wifi issues preventing you from getting a good deal on Cyber Monday. Upgrade to GBT’s Managed Protection today and get your first 6 months FREE! Show off this holiday season to all your grandkids – Grandma & Grandpa have better Internet than what they have at home!

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