7 Scents That Spiders Hate

Many spiders are venomous, so you really don’t want them near you. Luckily, spiders have other characteristics that you can use to your advantage — such as their strong sense of smell. There are certain scents that spiders hate. These scents are just too overpowering for them. You can use these scents to naturally repel … Read more

When Do Rats Sleep?

You don’t need to be a pest control professional to know that rats are nocturnal animals. You notice it yourself — rats are more active at night and you often see them at night, sneaking around your home. But when do rats sleep? It’s easy to assume that they sleep during the day, but it’s … Read more

Does Salt Kill Slugs?

When you read about natural slug control, you will notice that many people recommend salt. Yes, salt does kill slugs. But it has its pros and cons. There are also other natural remedies out there, and some of them don’t have the cons associated with salt. Salt does kill slugs Salt dehydrates slugs. Slugs, just … Read more

How to Dispose of Dead Cockroaches

There are many ways to effectively kill cockroaches. You can use natural home remedies like baking soda. You can use baits and insecticides — if you must. And you can simply step on them. But many of the articles you find online fail to answer one important question — how do you dispose of dead … Read more

8 Reasons Why Your Cat Still Has Fleas

You have tried everything to get rid of your cat’s fleas — from commercial products to home remedies. Nothing seems to be working. It can be very frustrating. Here are possible reasons why your cat still has fleas. Reasons why your cat still has fleas 1. You are using ineffective flea treatments There are so … Read more

Bed Bugs in an Empty House?

Bed bugs are very difficult pests to deal with — if you have an active infestation in your house. Bed bugs are not only disgusting, their bites can also be dangerous. What if you have an empty house? Can it still get bed bugs? And if it does, can these vile creatures thrive there? Yes, … Read more

How to Get Rid of Ants in the Winter

Ants are probably not the first animals that spring to mind when you think about winter pests. But contrary to popular belief, ants can survive in the colder winter months. Many ant species hibernate, but many adjust their habits and surroundings to cope with the cold weather. Here is everything you need to know about … Read more

Termite Allergy: Everything You Need to Know

When people hear the word termites, “structural damage” is usually the first thing that pops into their heads. That makes a lot of sense, considering that termites cause billions of dollars in structural damage each year. But don’t forget that termites can be hazardous to your health as well. There is such a thing as … Read more