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What Are Clover Mites and How To Get Rid Of Them?

What Are Clover Mites? Clover mites are small not insects even though they are very close relatives to spiders and ticks. While they are a nuisance, they are not able to bite and therefore not dangerous to humans or pets. Appearance An adult clover mite is about the size of a pin head, oval in […]

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The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Using Mouse Poison

When you have a mouse or mice in your home, it can cause problems. Mice will go into your cabinets and relieve themselves in your pots and pans and in your dishes. They will get into your food and help themselves. Some mice will even chew on wires in the walls causing serious problems with […]

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How to Kill and Get Rid of Carpenter Ants

Carpenter ants are given their name due to their salacious appetite for wood. They are often found in areas where trees and decayed lumber are readily available. However, this ant can also find its way into the average household too. Unlike termites, they do not eat wood, but they use the chewed out, dead timber […]

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What are Carpet Beetles And How to Prevent Infestations

As a homeowner, you love to share your house with family, pets, and guests on occasion. The last thing you want is an infestation of creepy crawlies lurking inside too. One of the more common insect problems in a home is the carpet beetle. Although not as insidious as cockroaches, ants, or bed bugs, these […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Diatomaceous Earth

The Dilemma   They’ve been invading us since we stood up on two feet and walked out of the primordial muck. Insect pests love the cozy habitats and food supplies that we humans provide. Some even consider us their food. Since the invasion began, we have been trying to eliminate bugs from the places where […]

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What Are SilverFish And How To Get Rid Of Them

  If you’re seeing small, gray or silver-blue insects that resemble shrimp around your home or noticing odd damage to your books and clothes, look out: you might have a silverfish infestation. Though silverfish aren’t directly harmful to humans like bedbugs are, these agile, nocturnal insects can damage food, clothing, wallpaper, and books with their […]

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How To Get Rid Of Carpenter Bees Inside and Outside Of Your House

Image By Mohammed A. Hannan, Abdulaziz S. Alqarni, Ayman A. Owayss, Michael S. Engel – http://zookeys.pensoft.net/articles.php?id=2861&element_type=12, CC BY 4.0, LinkHow To Get Rid Of Carpenter Bees Inside And Outside The House? An infestation of carpenter bees inside or outside of your home can be a cause of concern, but not because they are aggressive. The […]

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