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  • How To Handle An Invasion Of Indian Meal Moths

    If you leave certain foods untouched in your pantry, you open yourself to an invasion of pale gray insects called Indian meal moths. They feed on dried fruit, nuts, pet food, rice, flour, and dried milk, and they damage food items by spinning webs, which trap food particles. Luckily, you don't need to use chemicals to get rid of them. Here are some tips to get rid of Indian meal moths.
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  • How To Know When You Have A Termite Problem

    Having any type of pest in your home can be a nuisance, but some pests do permanent damage to your home's structure, such as termites. These pesky insects can eat right through the wood in your home and require extensive repairs. Here are some common signs that you have a termite problem. Painted Wood is Cracked While it can take a while before you notice actual tunnels and severe damage of wood in your home, you might first notice changes in the paint.
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  • Have You Spotted The Signs Of Rodents In Your Home? The Steps To A Rodent-Free House

    If you have noticed the signs of rodents in your home, such as mouse droppings, chewed wood or wires, or the oily, dark rub marks of where their bodies have come into contact with the walls, you already have a problem. If you are actually seeing the pests during the day or evening, you have a serious infestation. Mice and rats can do physical damage to your home and belongings. They can also carry diseases, such as the hantavirus, that can spread to humans.
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  • How Can You Keep Ticks Out Of Your Yard?

    Ticks are a nuisance that can spread disease, so it's important to keep your yard free of ticks. Ticks prefer wooded and grassy areas. If you live in a rural area or on a large property with a lot of land, you're especially likely to encounter these insects at one time or another. However, ticks will live anywhere where grass and leaves are present. The best way to get rid of ticks and keep them away is to create a inhospitable environment.
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  • Get Rid Of Termites With These 2 Tips

    If you see termites in your house, it is natural that you would start to worry, as termites can cause costly repairs due to damage they inflict on your house. Use the following ideas to deal with these pests. Remove Their Food Supply If you are like many people, you think that termites eat wood and that's why they invade your house. However, the truth is that it not necessarily the wood that the termites are after; they are actually interested in cellulose, an organic compound that wood contains.
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  • Tips for Handling Two Common Household Pests

    It is an unfortunate fact that there are many different insects that can create potentially major problems for homeowners. In particular, bedbugs and fleas can be fairly common issues that homeowners may struggle to address. If you are not particularly informed about these pests, you may struggle to know how to proceed. Luckily, learning the following couple of questions and answers will provide you with more of the information you need when addressing this problem your home.
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  • 3 Things You Need To Know About House Sparrows

    There are many types of nuisance birds that can cause problems for homeowners, including house sparrows. House sparrows have a worldwide distribution, so no matter where you live, they can be an issue. Here are three things you need to know about house sparrows. How to identify house sparrows House sparrows are small, stocky birds with short legs and thick beaks. Their average wing length is 76 millimeters (3 inches). Both male and female house sparrows have brown feathers with black streaks on their backs, while their undersides are covered in pale buff feathers.
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  • Living Is The Beez Neez: Three Safe And Natural Ways To Repel Bees Without Killing Them

    It's no secret that bees are essential to our ecosystem. They play a vital role in ensuring our plants, gardens and crops thrive. If they were not around to pollinate these things, many of them would cease to exist. Sadly, bees are dropping significantly in numbers. For this reason, it is crucial that they be protected whenever possible. So, what are you to do this spring season when the winged critters are buzzing around your door?
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  • Keep Squirrels Away From Your Windows & Out Of Your House

    Squirrels can be very persistent and aggressive once they decide that your house is somewhere they want to hang out. If you have squirrels hanging out by your windows and breaking through your window screens to get into your house, you need to take some preventive actions to scare the squirrels away and convince them that your house is not where they should be hanging out.  The Reasons Your Home Is Appealing
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  • What You Can Do To Get Rid Of Bed Bugs

    Bed bugs are nuisance bugs that can invade your bed, carpeting, furniture and other belongings around your home. These bugs are very tiny in size, only about the size of an apple seed. They have flat, oval shaped bodies, no wings and are a brownish red color. These bugs can be a little difficult to get rid of once they have invaded your home, but you can do a few things to help get rid of them.
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