Pest Control

Skip the toxic pesticides and learn about safer, DIY, all-natural methods to combat pests in both the home and garden.
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Mosquito
The 6 Best Mosquito Traps That Don't Zap of 2022
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The 7 Best DEET-Free Bug Sprays
Best Natural Insect Repellents
The 7 Best Natural Insect Repellents of 2022
Mouse in catch and release trap
The 6 Best Humane Mouse Traps of 2022
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9 Companion Herbs to Help Repel Insects
bug's eye view of woman holding blue spray bottle aimed directly at bug/camera
How to Get Rid of Roaches Naturally
overhead shot cleaning supplies for drain flies
How to Get Rid of Drain Flies Naturally
bowl of cut fruit with knife
Where Do Fruit Flies Come From?
8 Facts About the Misunderstood House Spider
person holds black lab outside in the woods
9 Natural Flea Remedies for Cats and Dogs
bowl of old fruit and bruised banana that attract fruit flies on kitchen counter
12 Ways to Get Rid of Fruit Flies Naturally
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How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes Naturally
A muffin and cookies on the counter, with ants scattered around the food
13 Natural Remedies for the Ant Invasion
Ground cinnamon and a bunch of cinnamon sticks
How to Keep Ants Out of Your House Naturally
Studio shoot of a group of ants working together with big color cereal loop.
What Kind of Ants Are in My House?
wasp or hornet crawls back into gray nest hidden in bush
How to Get Rid of Wasps and Hornets Naturally
Make This Non-Toxic Spray to Keep Ants Out of Your Kitchen
Dead roach on wooden floor
Natural Ways to Get Rid of Insects in Your Home
Where Do Bedbugs Come From?
Anopheles maculipennis (malaria mosquito) standing on a leaf
9 Things You Didn't Know About Mosquitoes
Why Checking for Ticks Is Now Part of Our Nightly Routine
Tourist spraying insect repellant on herself during hike
Natural Bug Spray Recipe to Make at Home
mole standing on a mound of dirt in a yard
What's a Safe and Humane Way to Rid My Yard of Moles?
yellow jacket
How to Coexist With Bad-Tempered Wasps or Bees
Where to Move if You Hate Mosquitoes
yellow and black bullsnake slithers on tiled patio outside
How to Snake-Proof Your Yard
Macro view of fungus gnats stuck to a yellow sticky trap
How to Get Rid of Gnats Naturally and Keep Them Away
mouse on a grey sofa
7 Humane Solutions to Rat and Mice Infestations
Close-up of a jumping spider
What if All the Spiders Disappeared?
68 Garden Pesticides to Avoid in Order to Help the Bees
7 Ways to Beat Mosquitoes
Are All Pest Control Methods Toxic?
Mouse released from humane mouse trap
10 Ways to Get Rid of Mice Naturally: Repellents, Humane Traps, and Other Tips
Best Pest Control Services
The 6 Best Pest Control Services of 2022
A closeup of a fruit fly on a leaf
Humane, Homemade Fruit Fly Trap