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  • These bizarre pest facts can help us feel less afraid of bugs and other creepy crawling critters. Some of these facts prove that bugs can be entertaining and stranger than science fiction.

    Strange Facts About Common Pests

    Strange Facts About Common Pests

    by Melody Collins3

  • Plagued by yellow jacket wasps? These aren't easy to get rid of. I tried a variety of solutions and found one that worked for me. Here's my experience.

    How to Get Rid of Yellowjackets

    How to Get Rid of Yellowjackets

    by Virginia Allain7

  • We'll discuss three ways to kill rats—poison, traps, zappers—and our experience with each method. We prefer the zappers. We'll also discuss other rat control suggestions.

    How to Kill Rats, Inside and Outside

    How to Kill Rats, Inside and Outside

    by Paul Edmondson28

  • Searching for the best mouse trap is useless unless you do a little research first. How many traps do you need? Are you sure your squatters are mice and not rats? I cover these questions and share my mouse trap experiences.

    The Best Kid-Safe and Pet-Friendly Mousetraps

    The Best Kid-Safe and Pet-Friendly Mousetraps

    by Pam Valentine16

  • Are you being eaten by invisible bugs? Does your skin itch and have you tried to kill whatever is causing your misery? Are you looking for answers and tired of dealing with the itching, biting, and general paranoia? Let's talk about what these insects might be and how to get rid of them.

    What's Biting Me? Being Eaten by Invisible Bugs in Your Home

    What's Biting Me? Being Eaten by Invisible Bugs in Your Home

    by Layne Holmes2

  • Roly-polies, pill bugs or woodlice are harmless, but most people do not want them inside their homes. They are an essential link in breaking down organic matter, so why not learn to love them, not destroy them?

    Don't Kill Woodlice (Pill Bugs): Nature's Recyclers

    Don't Kill Woodlice (Pill Bugs): Nature's Recyclers

    by Beth Eaglescliffe3

  • Diatomaceous earth can prevent and kill bed bugs, roaches, and some other bugs. DE's effectiveness is known, but consumers need to know how it works and how to use it. As with any bug-killing product, there are pros and cons. This method is slower acting, but some consider it to be safer.

    How Diatomaceous Earth Kills Bed Bugs

    How Diatomaceous Earth Kills Bed Bugs

    by Melody Collins18

  • Mosquitoes are annoying and transmit harmful diseases. The repellents available in the market are loaded with dangerous chemicals, so I've provided a list of 13 plants that can do the job naturally!

    What Plants Are Natural Mosquito Repellents?

    What Plants Are Natural Mosquito Repellents?

    by Srikanth R19

  • Quit spending thousands on exterminators in hopes of getting rid of bed bugs. Instead, kill bed bugs with these common household products, and sleep soundly through the night again.

    6 Ways to Kill Bed Bugs That Really Work

    6 Ways to Kill Bed Bugs That Really Work

    by Amber Lynn1

  • This bug spray review contains an in-depth guide to using Suspend SC insecticide, including lots of pictures of labels! This product works well on bed bugs when used properly.

    Suspend SC Insecticide Review

    Suspend SC Insecticide Review

    by Melody Collins3

  • How to get rid of fruit flies with simple, effective, homemade traps, the best bait to use with no harmful chemicals. Plus how to disguise your traps!

    How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies?

    How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies?

    by Alison Graham13

  • Flour moths, also called pantry moths, can infest any pantry where flours, cereals, grains, & nuts are not stored in solid plastic or glass containers. Learn how to get rid of and prevent flour moths.

    How to Get Rid of Flour Moths

    How to Get Rid of Flour Moths

    by Teresa Sanderson0

  • If you own a cat or dog, you may have encountered a problem in your household with some pesky little critters commonly known as fleas. As embarrassing as this problem may be, there is a way to rid your house and pets of fleas once and for all!

    How to Get Rid of Fleas in Your Home for Good

    How to Get Rid of Fleas in Your Home for Good

    by Kitty Fields38

  • This article banishes the frightening myths about bed bugs and offers practical tips on how to defeat and exterminate these irritating little pests.

    How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

    How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

    by Rik Ravado7

  • Bed bugs are the fastest growing pest emergency in the developed world. One in five Americans has had bed bugs or knows someone who has. This guide will help you identify if you have a bed bug infestation and provide you with tips for eradicating them.

    Do You Have a Bed Bug Infestation?: Tiny Black Bugs in Bed

    Do You Have a Bed Bug Infestation?: Tiny Black Bugs in Bed

    by Cool Rare Animals1

  • Kill pests with Hot Shot fogger. Understand effectiveness when eradicating fleas and bed bugs with bug bombs. Do use the fogger in tandem with Hot Shot spray. They work to get rid of bed bugs.

    Hot Shot Bed Bug and Flea Fogger Customer Review

    Hot Shot Bed Bug and Flea Fogger Customer Review

    by Melody Collins34

  • Do you have an ant infestation in your home or garden? Ditch calling the pest control and get rid of them yourself. Click here to know more about ants, ant bait traps, how do ant traps work, and how to use them effectively!

    How Do Ant Traps Work and How to Use Them

    How Do Ant Traps Work and How to Use Them

    by Cool Rare Animals0

  • Second generation rodent killing chemicals are indiscriminately poisoning our children, pets and wildlife. In fact, rodenticides are killing off the natural rodent controls at an alarming rate, leaving us to face the real possibility of a rodent infestation that‘s beyond help.

    Mouse and Rat Poison:  What They're Not Telling Us

    Mouse and Rat Poison: What They're Not Telling Us

    by Connie Smith33

  • What is a mud dauber wasp? Does it sting? Should you get rid of it? I share my personal experience as well as useful tips to help you decide whether or not to get rid of them—and how to do it correctly to prevent them from coming back.

    What Are Mud Dauber Wasps and How to Get Rid of Them

    What Are Mud Dauber Wasps and How to Get Rid of Them

    by Nathan Bernardo33

  • Two weeks ago, I knew nothing about bed bugs; now I know more than I ever wanted to. This is my bed bug story. I sincerely hope it never becomes yours, but read on, and be prepared for the worst.

    The Story of How I Dealt With Bed Bugs

    The Story of How I Dealt With Bed Bugs

    by Dave McClure68

  • Know how to check for bed bugs and bed bug bites is crucial in a time when bed their population numbers have exploded. Learn how to check for, prevent, and get rid of bed bug infestations.

    How to Check for Bed Bugs and Bed Bug Bites

    How to Check for Bed Bugs and Bed Bug Bites

    by theseattlegirl3

  • Talstar Pro is a professional insecticide worthy of review. It's highly rated across all platforms. It does work indoor and outdoor on a variety of pests, like fleas, mosquitoes, spiders, and more.

    Keebler Talstar P Pesticide Review 2019

    Keebler Talstar P Pesticide Review 2019

    by Melody Collins0

  • Hot Shot Bedbug & Flea Home Insect Killer is meant to be used in conjunction with Hot Shot Fogger to treat minor bed bug infestations. The pros and cons take the mystery out of this insect-killing spray. Using a professional exterminator is always best.

    Hot Shot Bedbug and Flea Spray Review

    Hot Shot Bedbug and Flea Spray Review

    by Melody Collins36

  • Each morning your new lawn appears to have been rolled back to expose dirt. What is going on, and what steps should be taken to fix the problem? Read on. . .

    What Keeps Peeling Back My New Lawn?

    What Keeps Peeling Back My New Lawn?

    by Catherine Tally15

  • Hate spiders? Here is a list of effective ways to get rid of them. Most of these methods are natural and won't harm you, the spider, or the environment.

    10 Guaranteed Ways to Get Rid of Spiders

    10 Guaranteed Ways to Get Rid of Spiders

    by Sam Mendoran0

  • Rats are dangerous! They can spread germs, destroy things in your home, and even start electrical fires. Rats and their fleas carry disease. Here are three recipes for homemade rat poison that work.

    How to Get Rid of Rats With Homemade Poison

    How to Get Rid of Rats With Homemade Poison

    by vojin lm31

  • Some are surprised to learn that the white lint substance on their houseplant is actually a common pest called a mealybug. Learn how to identify, treat, and prevent mealybug infestations.

    Is White Lint on a Houseplant a Sign of Mealybugs?

    Is White Lint on a Houseplant a Sign of Mealybugs?

    by thoughthole0

  • Nothing is worse than having a mouse in the house. Learn the pros and cons of 3 common mouse traps to find which is best for you.

    How to Catch a Mouse in My House

    How to Catch a Mouse in My House

    by Teresa Sanderson4

  • Just the thought of bed bugs makes me itch! If you have ever dealt with them, you know how awful it can be. Here are some ways to treat and get rid of them for good!

    How to Identify and Get Rid of Bed Bugs

    How to Identify and Get Rid of Bed Bugs

    by Sarah Spradlin0

  • These tips, provide the reader with a light and enjoyable way to get rid of annoying pests. Find a new use for Bounce fabric softener, peanut butter and baking soda. Goodbye Mosquitos, Wasps, Ants, Bugs.

    6 Tips to Get Rid of Pesty Mosquitos, Ants, and Wasps

    6 Tips to Get Rid of Pesty Mosquitos, Ants, and Wasps

    by Audrey Hunt156

  • What are gnats, what are they attracted to, how do I get rid of them, and how do I prevent them from coming back? Find in-depth answers and how-to instructions to eliminate gnats for good.

    What Causes Gnats and How to Get Rid of Them

    What Causes Gnats and How to Get Rid of Them

    by Sam Mendoran15

  • Getting rid of a yellow jacket wasp nest can be a daunting and potentially dangerous prospect. It can sometimes be difficult to find the nest, especially when it is burrowed deep inside a hedge. Save money by discovering how to safely destroy a wasp nest all by yourself.

    How to Get Rid of a Yellow Jacket Wasp Nest in a Hedge

    How to Get Rid of a Yellow Jacket Wasp Nest in a Hedge

    by C L Grant1

  • Brown widow spiders are invading new parts of the country. As their range increases, so does your chance of finding one. This article will cover everything you need to know about the brown widow spider.

    What You Need to Know About the Brown Widow Spider

    What You Need to Know About the Brown Widow Spider

    by FCM23

  • Do you think you have mice in your HVAC system? Did you know that mice feces are recirculated into the air you breathe? Learn how to spot a rodent infestation.

    Are There Mice in Your Attic or HVAC System?

    Are There Mice in Your Attic or HVAC System?

    by Pam Valentine6

  • Mice multiply. By the time you notice a pest mouse in your home, it is likely there are more—many more. Immediate action is required.

    Mouse in the House

    Mouse in the House

    by Donna5

  • Social and Solitary wasps are beneficial in many ways. When they intrude into your domain, how do you calm their aggressive nature and your immediate concern, getting stung.

    Getting Rid of Wasps

    Getting Rid of Wasps

    by vwriter0

  • I've become an expert in chipmunk behavior. If you are having troubles with these pesky little fellows, here's my comparison test of two kinds of traps.

    Chipmunk Trap Comparison Test

    Chipmunk Trap Comparison Test

    by Virginia Allain15

  • Find out which two types of spider are the most dangerous in Florida. Learn what they look like, where they live and the effects of their venomous bites.

    The Two Most Dangerous Spiders in Florida

    The Two Most Dangerous Spiders in Florida

    by Paul Goodman28

  • Ants are amazing - but are they intelligent? Does the fact that ants built complex cities and societies, farm other insects and raise crops mean that they have intelligence or is it all instinct?

    Are Ants Intelligent?

    Are Ants Intelligent?

    by Robert P80

  • Centipedes almost an inch wide and eleven or twelve inches long? Commonplace in Hawaii. It's very diffiult to kill them because they have a strong skeletal frame and an even stronger will.

    Living in Hawaii: How to Survive the Big Centipedes

    Living in Hawaii: How to Survive the Big Centipedes

    by Pamela Dapples82

  • Did some wasps decide to start a nest in or around your home and you need to get rid of it? This article will show you how to safely remove a wasp nest.

    How to Remove a Wasp Nest

    How to Remove a Wasp Nest

    by Nathan Bernardo7

  • If you want to know how to get rid of slugs in your home for good, check out my top tips below. Having slugs outside is one thing, but finding them inside the house is just not acceptable.

    6 Ways to Get Rid of Slugs in Your House

    6 Ways to Get Rid of Slugs in Your House

    by Enda McLarnon42

  • Earwigs aren’t the worst insect nuisance that you have to deal with in your home and garden, but they are definitely one of the scary looking ones. Keep your home and yard earwig free using these simple steps.

    How to Get Rid of Earwigs in Your Home and Garden

    How to Get Rid of Earwigs in Your Home and Garden

    by Caren White5

  • Pictures of bed bug bites on kids help us learn to identify mystery rashes on children. Learn how to care for emotional, psychological, and physical damage done by bed bugs.

    Pictures of Bed Bug Bites on Kids

    Pictures of Bed Bug Bites on Kids

    by Melody Collins12

  • Find out how to identify and get rid of carpenter bees, plus learn how wood-boring bees cause damage and if they are dangerous to people. Carpenter bees are important for your local ecosystem, but in some situations they can cause the destruction of decks, furniture and, even homes.

    How to Identify and Get Rid of Carpenter Bees

    How to Identify and Get Rid of Carpenter Bees

    by Eric Dockett7

  • Getting rid of bed bugs is not easy. There are many myths about them. This article uses confirmed scientific information combined with personal experience to help guide you through the process of ridding yourself of these annoying insects.

    How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

    How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

    by Tessa Schlesinger0

  • At any given time, you can find millions of dust mites living and feeding inside your bed, carpets, couch, clothes, and anywhere where dust tends to accumulate. You don't need chemicals to get rid of them. I'll share 12 natural ways that are guaranteed to kill and remove dust mites.

    12 Guaranteed Ways to Get Rid of Dust Mites in Your House

    12 Guaranteed Ways to Get Rid of Dust Mites in Your House

    by Doc Wordinger109

  • Leaf miners are a major problem in broad leaf plants. Use a combination of manual preventions and barriers to keep them out of your garden.

    How to Get Rid of Leaf Miners

    How to Get Rid of Leaf Miners

    by Caren White2

  • The most effective bed bug traps on the market are Expel and BuggyBeds. Price and application are the main differences between them. Here's my personal review of Bed Buggies and Expel pre-made bed bug traps, highlighting similarities and differences.

    Buggybed and Expel Bed Bug Trap Review

    Buggybed and Expel Bed Bug Trap Review

    by Melody Collins10

  • There are numerous species of flies and everyone of them carries a potential health threat straight into your home...

    The Dangerous House Fly

    The Dangerous House Fly

    by Helen Murphy Howell18

  • These tables and guides educate individuals about how to kill bed bugs. These DIY treatment preparation sheets and tables may increase chances of getting rid of bed bugs for good. Use the free bed bug inspection checklist to move through the step-by-step process.

    How to Kill Bed Bugs: Guide and Checklist

    How to Kill Bed Bugs: Guide and Checklist

    by Melody Collins18

  • Use these plans to make a DIY organic mosquito trap. The secret with this homemade trap is adding yeast to the bait mixture.

    How to Make a Homemade Mosquito Trap

    How to Make a Homemade Mosquito Trap

    by Anthony Altorenna8

  • Fleas are disgusting, disease-ridden, relentlessly breeding mini-vampires. They are miserable to pets and humans. They also have the potential for illness and death. Here's how to destroy them!

    How to Rid Your House of Pesky Fleas

    How to Rid Your House of Pesky Fleas

    by Rebecca36

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