Insect Control

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How to Keep Bees Away from Your Apple Tree

You'll need some bees to pollinate the flowers.

How to Naturally Get Rid of Ghost Ants

Did you know that natural substances like vinegar, mint leaves, and salt water can be used to kill ghost ants?

How to Make Homemade Fly Ribbons

Stop chasing flies around your house!

Treating a Home and Garden Flea Infestation

When your pets have a flea infestation, they feel miserable.

How to Keep a Bug-Free Sand Box

A billion grains of sand can hide nearly as many bugs. Here's how to keep pests out of your child's sandbox.

Vanilla Extract: A Natural Insect Repellent

Learn how to make a wonderful smelling alternative to chemical bug repellant

How to Make a Ladybug Trap with Black Lights

If you have too many, they can become a nuisance.

Home Remedy For Aphids

Try making your aphids unwelcome in your garden.

Common Places to Purchase Ladybugs

Ladybugs help keep gardens pest-free.

How to Support Bees in Your Yard

They're great for plants, and they're in dangerous decline.

Using Household Items as a Roach Remedy

Drive away roaches with home remedies.

Prevent Carpenter Ants from Invading Your Home

Carpenter Ants are destructive when they gain access into your home, but you can take steps to prevent them.

The Best Way to Kill Ants

Eliminate your tiny enemy in just three steps.

Japanese Beetle - Biological Control

When used improperly, insecticides can pose serious hazards to people, wildlife, and the environment.

Outdoor Pest Questions: Insect Control

Q. The problem is that we seem to have thousands of flies in our garden, on some of the small trees,

5 Common Pest Control Mistakes

A can of bug spray won't get you too far if you’re making these mistakes while trying to rid yourself of pests.

How to Get Rid of Fleas With Banana Peels

Get rid of fleas before they enter your home with one simple material: banana peels.

How to Avoid Chiggers and Treat Chigger Bites

Learn how to keep these pests away or how to soothe the itch of their bites if you can't.

About Cockroach Infestations

The dreaded cockroach is perhaps the bane of mankind. Before exterminating, read this article to find out more about your little enemy.

2 Ways to Naturally Protect Your Pets From Insects

While chemical insect repellents might kill the insects on your pets too, they can also be dangerous for your pet. Try one of these natural methods instead.

Making a Safe Organic Insecticide

You can keep your home or garden safe from insects with some organic insecticide. You can make it easily

Organic Insecticide vs Synthetic Insecticide

Keeping your garden protected with an organic insecticide is a great way to control pests. Not only do

Bug Zapper Facts and Fiction

ne of the most popular devices used for insect control is the bug zapper. Most people consider bug zappers

Using an Insecticide to Protect Your Garden

There are many types of insecticide available for use in your garden. You can choose from either an organic

Are Bug Zappers Harmful To Children?

Bug zappers are effective methods of killing insects with minimal effort. As a result, they are very

Can Bug Zappers Transmit Diseases?

Bug zappers are electronic devices that attract insects with fluorescent light. Once the insect is close

Indoor Vs. Outdoor Bug Zappers

Indoor bug zappers operate basically the same way as models designed for use outdoors. Both use a light

The History of Bug Zappers

Electric bug zappers have been around since the beginning of the 20th century. Once Thomas Edison began

Do Bug Zappers Really Work?

Bug zappers are probably the most popular insect-killing tools available. This may be in part because

What is a Portable Bug Zapper?

If you are allergic to bugs, or are just scared of them, a portable bug zapper may be the item for you.

Is a Portable Bug Zapper Dangerous?

Your portable bug zapper does not present any inherent dangers other than the of being improperly used

Are Bug Zappers Fire Hazards?

Any electrical appliance or tool is potentially dangerous as a source of an electrical fire, but are

Crucial Corn Earworm Facts You Should Know

A corn earworm infestation can ruin an entire crop. There are several things to look for to be able to

How To Build A Bat House

Building a bat house is a great weekend project that can be beneficial in helping rid your yard of unwanted

Controlling Sand Fleas

There are many steps to controlling sand fleas once they are in your house. Because they have three stages

Preventing Wasp Infestations

The wasp is a yellow-and-black flying insect that frequently makes its home on the underside of trees

Protecting Your Square Foot Garden From Unwanted Bugs and Pests

Bugs and pests can make short work of a square foot garden if they are not attended to on a regular basis.

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs

Common garden bugs like stink bugs often invade the interiors of homes too. They are called ‘stink’

Fighting Pests: Fuchsia Defense

Fuchsia plants can be vulnerable to many different pests. The best defense from pests is to know what

Prevent Chiggers from Infesting Your Home and Garden

Chiggers, the larvae of a harvest mite, are parasites that feed off the skin of small rodents and people.