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  • 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

  • Removing fleas from your home requires an understanding of the flea life cycle and the conditions that allow for them to reproduce. Learn how to remove these insects from your home in three steps.

    Kill Household Fleas in Three Easy Steps

    Kill Household Fleas in Three Easy Steps

    by TheAndy3

  • 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 Trent3

  • 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

  • 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 R18

  • 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 Trent16

  • 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?

    Do You Have a Bed Bug Infestation?

    by Cool Rare Animals0

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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.

    Buggybed and Expel Bed Bug Trap Reviews

    Buggybed and Expel Bed Bug Trap Reviews

    by Melody Trent10

  • Quit spending thousands on exterminators in hopes of getting rid of bed bugs. Instead, kill bed bugs with these products to sleep 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

  • 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 FCM20

  • 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 2 Most Dangerous Spiders in Florida

    The 2 Most Dangerous Spiders in Florida

    by Paul Goodman27

  • 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

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  • What are gnats, what is it that attracts them, how did they get inside my house, 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 Mendoran0

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

    Pictures of Bed Bug Bites on Kids

    Pictures of Bed Bug Bites on Kids

    by Melody Trent9

  • 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 Kinnaird W81

  • Fleas...disgusting, disease ridden, relentless breeding mini vampires. They are miserable to pets & 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 Rebecca34

  • 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

  • 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 Dockett6

  • 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 Altorenna7

  • 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

  • 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

  • Do you have rats under your deck? Find out how to get rid of and eliminate rodents for good. Discover how to prevent a rat family getting under your decking.

    Get Rid of Rats Under A Deck

    Get Rid of Rats Under A Deck

    by Enda McLarnon3

  • Pest elimination is something that many people consider to be necessary. Mice in particular cause problems in homes and businesses, and their extermination becomes crucial in order for humans to maintain their lifestyles and livelihoods. The market provides a multitude of traps designed to alleviate this problem and effectively exterminate mice. These traps fall into two categories: welfare-friendly traps and traps that cause the mice to experience compromised welfare.

    Mouse Control: The best types of mouse traps and which ones to avoid

    Mouse Control: The best types of mouse traps and which ones to avoid

    by Pilar Floyd6

  • A thorough homeowner's guide to recognizing termites and stopping them from damaging your property.

    Termite Control

    Termite Control

    by jellygator26

  • Diatomaceous Earth does work to prevent and kill bed bugs, roaches, and some other bugs. DE's effectiveness is known, but consumers should 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 Trent14

  • 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 literally 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 Wordinger92

  • 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

  • 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 P74

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • There are three poisonous spiders in the United States: the brown recluse, the black widow, and the hobo spider. Some species of spiders in the United States—the mouse spider, black house spider, and wolf spider—are rarely encountered, but they deliver a toxic, painful bite.

    U.S. Poisonous Spiders: Black Widow, Brown Recluse, & Hobo

    U.S. Poisonous Spiders: Black Widow, Brown Recluse, & Hobo

    by Thomas Byers79

  • 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?

    Do Not Kill Woodlice (Pill Bugs): Nature's Recyclers

    Do Not Kill Woodlice (Pill Bugs): Nature's Recyclers

    by Beth Eaglescliffe2

  • 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 do work to get rid of bed bugs.

    Hot Shot Bed Bug and Flea Fogger Review

    Hot Shot Bed Bug and Flea Fogger Review

    by Melody Trent30

  • Three ways to kill a rat—poison, traps, zappers—and our experience with each method. We prefer the zappers. Also we discuss other rat control suggestions.

    How to Kill Rats, Inside and Outside

    How to Kill Rats, Inside and Outside

    by Paul Edmondson25

  • 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

  • What is a mud dauber wasp? Does it sting? Should you get rid of it? I share my personal experience and useful tips to help you learn whether to get rid of them and how to do it and 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 Bernardo19

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

    Keebler Talstar P Pesticide Review

    by Melody Trent0

  • 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

  • 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 White4

  • Cockroaches (or simply "roaches") are insects of the order Blattaria. There are about 4,500 species of cockroach, of which 30 species are associated with human habitations and about four species are well known as pests. Cockroaches live in groups...

    Understanding and Getting Rid of Cockroaches

    Understanding and Getting Rid of Cockroaches

    by vojin lm7

  • 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

  • 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 McLarnon39

  • Hot Shot Bed Bug Spray works with the fogger to eliminate bed bugs and fleas. The pros and cons takes the mystery out of this insect killing spray. Use on insects to take control and kill bugs.

    Hot Shot Bed Bug and Flea Spray Review

    Hot Shot Bed Bug and Flea Spray Review

    by Melody Trent32

  • 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

  • I love springtime but I don't love all the bugs it brings, especially flies. I stumbled upon a self-contained, non-toxic fly trap that I hang every spring and it works wonders.

    Sterling Rescue Is the Best Non-Toxic Fly Trap

    Sterling Rescue Is the Best Non-Toxic Fly Trap

    by L E Chase0

  • 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 Pests That Invade Homes

    Strange Facts About Pests That Invade Homes

    by Melody Trent2

  • Have a roach problem? Use these natural remedies to rid yourself of roaches. Not only are they natural, they are also cheap and effective!

    Get Rid of Roaches Yourself

    Get Rid of Roaches Yourself

    by Jared Zane Kessie5

  • 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

  • Mice in your house can cause serious illness and damage. Learn a little mouse science and of some ways to deal with the problem.

    How to Get Rid of Mice

    How to Get Rid of Mice

    by Bob Bamberg8

  • Do you have a problem with skunks in your yard? Learn how to get rid of the odor and how to repel skunks from your yard or home.

    How to Get Rid of Skunk Odor

    How to Get Rid of Skunk Odor

    by Barbara Badder30

  • 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 Allain13

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