Pest Control

Pest Control

Spraying the Yard or Garden for Ticks

Bottom Line/HEALTH: How about spraying your yard? A lot of people around here spray their yards for ticks. Does that…

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Bottom Line Guide: Bugged by Bugs?

Not only are mosquitoes, ticks, gnats, flies and other pesky bugs irritating, they can carry diseases that you definitely don’t…

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How to Prevent and Kill Bedbugs

Everything You Need to Know to Keep Bedbugs Out of Your Life Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the bedbugs…

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What Mosquitoes Hate Most

Who Gets the Most Mosquito Bites? What Really Repels Mosquitoes It’s not your imagination -- mosquitoes really do find some people…

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Natural Ways to Repel Mosquitoes and Ticks

Spring has sprung, and that means it's the start of mosquito and tick season. For protection, about one-third of Americans…

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Make Fleas Flee the Natural Way

Cats and dogs love to romp in the grass and bushes...and then they bring stowaways into the house. Fleas love…

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Get Rid of Fruit Flies and Gnats

Fruit flies and gnats are the ghosts of the pest world—they seem to appear out of nowhere! If you have…

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Plagued by Pigeons?

Birds (such as pigeons) are nice, but they can make such a mess! Here's what to do if some feathered…

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Homemade Mothball Replacement

Mothballs really know how to do their job. Too bad they repel humans, too. If you want to keep your…

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Bugged by Bugs? Safe, Natural Ways to Fight Ants, Flies and Crickets

Millions of home owners will soon get unwelcome houseguests. The arrival of spring means insect populations are about to boom…

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All-Natural Roach Killer

A reader from our Facebook page asks, "How can I safely get rid of cockroaches?" Roaches are tough bugs to…

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Keep Mosquitoes Away the Natural Way

What's the worst part of waiting for the fireworks to start? Mosquito bites! And you forgot the bug spray...or you…

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All-Natural Fly Repellent

How did those flies get inside? They are tricky little devils! Flies are repelled by the herb thyme—so if you…

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Keep the Deer Out of Your Yard

If you have telltale signs of big beasts roaming around your yard— small trees chewed to bits and massive damage…

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Ants Won’t Want to Be in Your House

If you have an ant problem in your house, do a thorough cleaning of the areas where they usually show…