Pest Control projects
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…
7 Mosquito Repellent Tips
Try these seven simple ways to reduce mosquitoes in your backyard, both for the short term and long term. They include pruning, treating ponds,…
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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.
14 Ways to Keep Out Fall Pests
Fall is the season where bugs and pests start seeking warmer areas to eat and sleep – and that makes your home a popular destination. That…
How to Deter Bees and Wasps (And Identify Which is Which)
Are you starting to worry about the number of bees or wasps around your yard? If you’re looking for how to deter bees and wasps, read on!
Your Christmas Tree Could Be Crawling With Bugs—Here’s How To Avoid Them
That’s right, your Christmas tree could be crawling with bugs—up to 25,000 insects to be exact. What else do you expect from bringing a live…
How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs: A DIY Guide
Bed bugs have been pestering humanity for thousands of years, but in the 1950s they finally met their match: the pesticide DDT. Then DDT was…