10 Spring Bugs to Prep for Now
Spring is almost here! More sun, more fun, and colorful flowers are just around the corner, but sadly so are lots more bugs. But don’t fret, we’re here to prep you for all the annoying, biting creepy crawlies headed your way. Learn what bugs to expect, when to expect them, and how to get ready for each one.
How to Get Rid of Mites: 3 Non-Toxic Steps
These tiny arachnids live throughout our homes, lawns, pets, and even on our skin, where they help dispose of dead cells and excess oils. While most of these mites are harmless and go unnoticed, others can bite repeatedly, causing intense skin irritation.
How to Get Rid of Spiders: 3 Steps
As the weather cools, spiders emerge in larger numbers in search of mates, making human-spider encounters much more common. In other words, over the next few months you’ll probably see more spiders than you have all year long.
How to Get Rid of Fire Ants: 3 Family-Safe Steps
Most types of common ants are little more than annoying, but fire ants are a much more significant problem.
Trillions of Cicadas Are Coming: Here's How to Get Ready
In a few days or weeks, over a trillion Cicadas are expected to swarm the U.S., with as many as 1.5 million of these buzzing, bug-eyed creatures expected per acre.
How to Get Rid of Gnats: 3 Family-Safe Steps
Gnat is a general term for a variety of small two-winged flies, including fruit flies, fungus gnats, drain flies, midges and more. Here's how to kill, repel, and prevent gnats both inside and outside your home.
How to Get Rid of Bagworms: 3 Steps
Are your trees yellowing? Are branches dying? Shrubs not looking so healthy? Bagworms could be the cause. And if they’re to blame, you’ll need to act quickly to save your lawn’s greenery and trees.
How to Get Rid of Drain Flies: 3 Steps
Also called sink flies, these grayish moth-like annoyances can stick around for a long time if you don’t act fast.
Do This Now for Fewer Bugs in Spring: 3 Family-Safe Steps
Below we’ll show you exactly how to keep bugs out of your lawn and home, and away from your family and pets. With the following step-by-step tips you’ll be able to avoid the expense, time, and effort of getting rid of spring bugs once they arrive by preventing them instead.
How to Get Rid of Pantry Moths (aka Indianmeal Moths): 3 Steps
They hitch a ride into your home hidden inside dry goods like rice, flour, pasta, seeds, nuts, dog food, cereal and grains. You might not notice them at first, but slowly webs, eggs, and worm-like caterpillars will start showing up in your pantry.
6 Pests that Could be Living in Your Gutters and How to Get Rid of Them
Gutter systems are one of the biggest breeding and nesting spots for bugs near our homes. If you feel you're constantly struggling with bugs, knowing the pests below and how to get rid of them could make all the difference.
Don't Let Bugs Ruin Your Holidays: 6 Tips for a Bug-Free Holiday Season
Don’t want spiders, beetles, mites, or other creepy crawlies over for the holidays? Us either. Here’s how to make sure it doesn’t happen to you.