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  • I recently woke up to my eleven year old son screaming in the middle of the night from the bathroom. Upon entering, I found him in the bathtub, trapped because there was a giant gecko on the door of the bathroom. Apparently, he had gotten up in the...

    How to Rid Your Home of Lizards

    How to Rid Your Home of Lizards

    by Sheene Kirlew8

  • Termites are tiny insects in the cockroach family that are very social, working together to accomplish huge tasks such as hollowing out trees or eating your house one support beam at a time. There are several kinds of termites. The two most...

    So You Think You Have Termites? How to Tell for Sure

    So You Think You Have Termites? How to Tell for Sure

    by GabeTheGardener7

  • 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

  • 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 lm5

  • 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

  • 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 Byers75

  • 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 theseattlegirl2

  • 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

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

    Termite Control

    Termite Control

    by jellygator26

  • 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 Trent26

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

    The Brown Widow Spider -- What You Need to Know

    The Brown Widow Spider -- What You Need to Know

    by FCM14

  • Here you will find detailed pictures of the poisonous or venomous spiders in South Carolina plus great spider information on the spiders in South Carolina. Be sure to check this out.

    Pictures of Poisonous Spiders in South Carolina

    Pictures of Poisonous Spiders in South Carolina

    by Thomas Byers14

  • 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 Allain9

  • Wild rats have been a notable scourge for mankind throughout all of recorded history. These nasty beasts are responsible for countless human deaths and the destruction of vast quantities of human foodstuffs worldwide over many centuries. Present day...

    How to Keep Rats Out of a Home

    How to Keep Rats Out of a Home

    by vojin lm12

  • 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

  • Do you have a roach infestation? This guide will lead you through killing cockroach eggs and getting rid of adult roaches. Read on for fool-proof steps to keeping your home roach-free.

    Kill Cockroach Eggs

    Kill Cockroach Eggs

    by killcockroacheggs5

  • 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

  • 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

  • Diatomaceous Earth does work to prevent and kill bed bugs and roaches if you are patient. DE's effectiveness is known, but consumers should know how to use it and the cons of bed bug killing powder.

    Diatomaceous Earth Kills Bed Bugs

    Diatomaceous Earth Kills Bed Bugs

    by Melody Trent20

  • 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 Donna3

  • 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: Does It Work?

    Suspend SC Insecticide Review: Does It Work?

    by Melody Trent3

  • It's 2 am; do you know what that pitter-patter sound is coming from your ceiling? Did you know that mouse contaminates are recirculated into the air you breathe? Learn how spot a rodent infestation.

    How to Rodent Proof Your Attic

    How to Rodent Proof Your Attic

    by Pam Valentine6

  • 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 Schatzie Speaks5

  • I have tried some different ingredients to get rid of ants in the cracks of our driveway, and in our back yard. I have had luck with most of them, but some tries were better than others.

    Get Rid of Ants In Your Driveway and Yard

    Get Rid of Ants In Your Driveway and Yard

    by Erin Trefz2

  • How do you get rid of roaches? If you have pets, or small children, here are ten ways to get rid of roaches effectively and naturally.

    10 Non-Toxic Ways to Eliminate Roaches

    10 Non-Toxic Ways to Eliminate Roaches

    by Rosana Modugno1

  • 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

  • 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

  • There are many types of lawn grubs in the United States. Listed below are four of the most common species east of the Mississippi River.

    Types of Lawn Grubs

    Types of Lawn Grubs

    by Frank Sturm1

  • Do you have a woodchuck, often called a groundhog, in your yard? This article will cover eight ways to get rid of these intruders, so you can enjoy a lawn without any terrible-looking tunnels.

    Eight Ways to Get Rid of Groundhogs

    Eight Ways to Get Rid of Groundhogs

    by Barbara Badder25

  • 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 Howell17

  • 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.

    Free Bed Bug Inspection Checklist

    Free Bed Bug Inspection Checklist

    by Melody Trent12

  • Mosquitoes are one of the most annoying insect pests alive. Learn all about abating them naturally, without pesticides and chemicals.

    How to Repel Mosquitoes Naturally

    How to Repel Mosquitoes Naturally

    by kerryg120

  • Every spring i find new wasp nests building around my home, mostly inside my shed. I hate bees and wasps, so finding easy ways to deal with them is important to me, and useful to you.

    My 2 New Favorite Ways to Get Rid of Wasp Nests

    My 2 New Favorite Ways to Get Rid of Wasp Nests

    by Robert T Gasperson1

  • 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

  • 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.

    Bizarre Pest Facts for Curious People

    Bizarre Pest Facts for Curious People

    by Melody Trent2

  • 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 Valentine12

  • 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 Rebecca30

  • Christmas came early this year for my roommates and I. True to form, it came down the chimney, all bundled in fur, with beady, black eyes and a tail. Ho, ho, hold on... yes, it was a mouse. With only two days to get rid of the little darling before...

    The Best Ways to Catch a Mouse

    The Best Ways to Catch a Mouse

    by mqjeffrey230

  • 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 Goodman25

  • 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 McLarnon2

  • Learn how to make homemade ant traps with items you have around the house. These traps are safe to have around pets and children and only take a minute to make.

    Homemade Ant Traps

    Homemade Ant Traps

    by chrissieklinger11

  • DIY plans for making an organic mosquito trap. The difference with this homemade mosquito trap is adding yeast to the bait mixture.

    How To Make a Homemade Mosquito Trap

    How To Make a Homemade Mosquito Trap

    by Anthony Altorenna9

  • 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 Trent25

  • So you have spotted the nests of the pine processionary caterpillar in the pine trees in, or near your garden,and want to know how to get rid of them, safely. If you live in southern Europe, at certain times of the year, usually starting December/ January, you will notice what seems to be a silky white nest of what could be cotton wool high up in a pine tree.

    How to Get Rid of Pine Processionary Caterpillar Nests

    How to Get Rid of Pine Processionary Caterpillar Nests

    by IzzyM7

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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.

    Talstar P Pesticide Review

    Talstar P Pesticide Review

    by Melody Trent0

  • 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

  • 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 Smith32

  • 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

  • Fleas are wingless, blood sucking parasites that are notorious for the irritation they cause us and our pets. Even though the fleas that are typically encountered in the urban environment are more interested in our furry friends than in people, flea...

    Flea Bites on Humans: Symptoms and Treatment

    Flea Bites on Humans: Symptoms and Treatment

    by ThePepperDen95

  • Vinegar is an old-fashioned solution for bed bugs. This spray is a contact killer. It lacks residual effects, so requires frequent treatment, but can be used to kill a variety of creepy crawlers.

    Best DIY Homemade Vinegar Bed Bug Killer

    Best DIY Homemade Vinegar Bed Bug Killer

    by Melody Trent14

  • 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

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