Outdoor Pest Control

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Best Container Plants to Repel Bugs!

Keep those pesky, creepy crawlers away with easy-to-grow (and easy-to-move) container plants.

Horticultural Oils for Pest Control

Gardeners have long used oils to control plant-damaging pests.

Is Soil Usable after an Aphid Infestation?

If you have dealt with an aphid infestation you may want to re-use your potting soil.

How to Properly Remove Pesticides on Produce

Nowadays, over 70 percent of non-organic produce contain traces of pesticides.

Making Insect Repellent with Basil

Fresh basil is one of the many ingredients you can use to make an insect repellent.

How to Repel Crows

What do you do when invaded by ravens?

How to Keep Mosquitoes at Bay with Dry Ice

Mosquitoes are pests which always seem to bite us at the worst possible moment.

Protecting Your Rosemary Plants from Pests

Rosemary is well loved as a culinary herb and for aromatherapy, and insect repellant.

How to Catch a Wild Rabbit in Your Yard

Protect your garden plants with a trap or other solutions.

Bat House Installation: How and Where

Building a bat house is a natural way of eliminating pests.

How to Get Rid of Brown Recluse Spiders

A little cleaning, a little prep—no bites.

What’s the Difference between a Grasshopper and a Locust?

They have very different effects on your garden.

Oh No, There’s a Rodent Season? Here’s How to Handle It

They'll try to come inside when it gets cold.

What to Know About Ticks and Winter

Find, identify, and remove these dangerous bloodsuckers.

How to Keep Bugs Out of Home Insulation

Keep the creepers from nesting in your walls.