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 Make Your Deck & Fencing Last Longer: 3 Quick Tips
Let’s face it: outdoor wood projects like fencing and decks take a lot of time and work to maintain. There are just so many elements in play that threaten both the lifespan and look of woodwork exposed to the elements.
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.
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.
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.
How to Get Rid of Crickets: 3 Simple Steps
When it comes to crickets there’s one surprising fact most people don’t know: they’re bad for our health. Sure, they don’t normally bite, but crickets and their waste are known to spread severe illnesses, including salmonella and E.coli.