Keep pests out of your home with these tips and advice from professional pest control specialists.
Do Your Own Pest Control
Are annoying bugs and outdoor critters invading your home? You can control most common pests on your own, without spending big bucks on an exterminator.
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How to Have a Mouse-Free House
This article will show you how to critter-proof your house. Follow this advice to get rid of pests once they find a way into your home. You'll also find tips to make sure they never get inside your house again.
How to Get Rid of Ants
Put an end to most ant problems with inexpensive products from the home center or hardware store, and save the expense of hiring an exterminator.
Too many bugs hanging around your house and yard? Here's a DIY guide to the most common ones, with information on what they are and how to get rid of them.
Fall Pest Prevention Tips
If unwanted critters are waging war on your house, it’s time to fight back. Here are some effective pest-fighting strategies. We’ll give you tips about how to close the entryways that let critters in, and also how to evict them if they manage to get past your defenses.
How to Get Rid of Bugs
Wait! Don't step on that ant! Stomping on every ant you see in your kitchen won't solve your insect problem. And that ant scurrying across your floor might be the key to wiping out an entire ant colony. Check out these 10 expert tips for ridding your house of ants and other insects.
How to Keep Pests Out of Your House
Three pest-fighting strategies to eliminate mice, ants, spiders and other critters. Each is easy to complete in less than an hour, at almost no cost! First, we'll show you how to close the entryways, then eliminate the moisture that sustains them and the clutter that provides a cozy habitat.
How to Trap Moles
Either live trap or use a spring trap to keep moles from ruining your yard. Both methods are effective and easy. Photo courtesy of Fotosearch.