Outdoor Pest Control

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Crane Flies/Tipple Bugs: Beneficial or Pest?

They're harmless to people, but they nibble on lawns.

15 Free City Resources for Pest Problems

Your town might help you solve an icky issue.

4 Natural Homemade Bug Sprays

Avoid the heavy toxic chemicals.

How to Deal With German Cockroaches

They can be tough little buggers.

10 New Invasive Species to Watch Out For

Some of them are adorable, others not so much.

How to Eliminate Boxelder Bugs

They're not dangerous, but they can be a nuisance.

5 Common Pest Control Mistakes

A can of bug spray won't get you too far if you’re making these mistakes.

How to Avoid Chiggers and Treat Chigger Bites

Learn how to keep these pests away or how to soothe the itch of their bites if you can't.

Japanese Beetle - Biological Control

When used improperly, insecticides can pose serious hazards to people, wildlife, and the environment.

Slug Problems? Steps to Get Rid of Them From Your Garden

Slugs. Those tiny (and sometimes not so tiny) creatures that wreak havoc in your garden.

How to Build a Mosquito Trap

If you're overwhelmed, reduce their numbers.

How to Kill Gypsy Moths Effectively

If you're not careful, the number of gypsy moths in your garden can get out of control.

Making a Natural Bug Repellent for Fruit Trees

When bugs attract to your fruit trees, repel them naturally.

Recognizing the Signs of a Fungus Gnat Infestation

Know how to find and eliminate this disease-carrying insect.

How to Get Rid of a Skunk

A skunk is counted among the most damaging of garden pests.

Protecting Your Marigolds from Pests

Marigolds are a very easy to grow annual that can grow quite tall depending on the variety.

Building a Wasp Trap with Household Items

Build a wasp trap cheaply.

Outdoor Pest Questions: Insect Control

Even small bugs can end up causing significant problems.

Preventing Pests from Attacking Your Parsley

Parsley is a strong plant that does not often suffer from insect infestations.

Controlling Wasps with Apple Juice

Wasps are a pest that can put a damper on your outdoor living experience.

How to Dispose of Pesticides Properly and Safely

Pesticides are chemicals or biological agents used for repelling, preventing and killing pests.

Eliminating Asian Beetles from the Garden

Beetles are perhaps the most common of insect pests, and can cause a lot of damage in your garden.