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  • How To Use Pigeon Control Products

    Pigeon excretions deface monuments and roofs, and defile public places. Follow these steps to control pigeons in your area.
  • How To Use Pigeon Spikes

    Anti-roosting or pigeon spikes might be one solution to your invasive pigeon problem.
  • How To Get Rid of Scorpions

    Scorpions are poisonous. They stay in grasslands and savannahs, forests, and caves. They also visit homes, especially those houses with piles of firewood nearby. They...
  • How To Analyze Your Lawn Profile

    Before adding fertilizers or changing the grass in your lawn, take the time to inspect your lawn profile. This will help you make better decisions when making changes...
  • How To Make a Garden Look Bigger

    To make a small garden look bigger maximize the space, try different color schemes and plant trees and vines.
  • How To Install a Rock Fountain: Beautiful Garden Fountains

    Rock fountains are common garden attractions. They give a relaxing feel as the sound of water flowing provides a calming effect, and the water adds some humidity to...
  • How To Install Weed Barriers

    Weeding out a garden is a hefty task. Try using weed barriers to eliminate weeds or at least prevent them from getting to your precious garden.
  • How To Repair a Bare Patch on a Lawn

    A full, green lawn is beautiful, but it’s also hard to achieve. Try these methods to repair and prevent bare patches on your lawn.
  • How To Properly Use a Weed Eater

    Have you grown tired of developing an aching back due to the long hour s of pulling out those overgrown weeds? A weed eater is the simple solution to a lawn that looks...
  • How To Install Landscape Fabrics

    You may be getting tired of those nasty weeds that have been growing around your garden and ruining all the work you've put into designing that perfect garden. There's...
  • How To Hire Bee Removal Services

    Fear of bees or bee stings is one of the more common phobias of humans. This has been amplified because of spreading rumors concerning killer bees. This article is...
  • How To Hire Bee Exterminators: Bee Removal

    Apiphobia, or fear of bees and their stings, is a fairly common phobia. And with reports on the spread of killer bees across the United States, more and more people...
  • How To Remove a Wasp Nest

    Wasps rouse a certain kind of dread in humans. Scientists even put a name on this particular fear and is called Spheksophobia. However, wasps are beneficial insects....
  • How To Buy a Squirrel Proof Bird Feeder

    A bird feeder is a device placed outdoors to provide bird food to birds. Squirrel proof feeders prevent squirrels from reaching the food and damaging the feeder while...
  • How To Use a Squirrel Buster

    Squirrels are one of the biggest problems of bird owners – people who buy bird feeders. Wild squirrels eat large amounts of high quality, expensive bird seeds. They...
  • How To Use Squirrel Repellent

    The sense of taste and smell are two of the primary senses that drive away squirrels or even humans to something desirable to eat. Whether it is a tender juicy steak,...
  • How To Kill Grass

    Gardening is one activity that has many advantages. It is therapeutic and effectively reduces stress. Especially now that life has become more fast-paced and...
  • How To Do Bee Removal Yourself

    Bees can be a common sight in our garden. They help in pollination and as such can ensure that our garden remains flourishing. But if these insects live too close to...
  • How To Catch a Mouse

    A mouse can bring in a lot of diseases at home. It also scares children and startles the adults who do not admit to be scared of it. A mouse will seem harmful at...
  • How To Get Rid of Gnats

    Gnats are those tiny flying insects that buzz around and are annoying. These are also called fruit flies or vinegar flies. They thrive on rotten foods and anything...
  • How To Get Rid of House Flies

    There are diseases that are caused by bacteria or germs carried by house flies into our homes. When flies touch our food, the bacteria they carry are passed on the...
  • How To Get Rid of Crickets: Removing House Crickets

    Crickets are insects that make a recognizable, relaxing sound in the evening, or after a rainfall. When they “sing”, you know it's evening already. However, if the...
  • How To Deal with a Rat Problem

    Almost everyone experiences a rat problem and the key to dealing with it is eliminating the two main reasons why they are attracted to your home, food and shelter. You...
  • How To Set Rat Traps

    Setting traps are tricky specially when dealing with the smart rodents, the rats. They are clever and aim to survive and will avoid anything that they think is unsafe....
  • Using Mouse Repellent: Tips on Getting Rid of Mice

    Most households suffer from mice problems. To solve this, different types of repellents are readily available in the supermarket and are a popular source of rodent...
  • How To Divide Perennial Plants

    The etymology of perennial, according to the Merriam-Webster Online dictionary, is Latin, perennis, from per- throughout + annus- year. Perennial plants are ornamental...
  • How To Prune an Overgrown Apple Tree

    Apple trees like any other fruit bearing trees will be very difficult to maintain when they become very tall and overgrown. As a result, their fruits will be very...
  • How To Dry or Cure Ornamental Gourds

    Gourds are known to be versatile plants in the sense that they have a lot of uses apart from being food. Dating back to the early times, people discovered their...
  • How To Find a Copper Birdbath

    A birdbath is a “bird attractor” which improves relaxation and relieves stress for people watching it as it operates. Birds tend to fly on it, making the birdbath...
  • How To Install a Hanging Birdbath

    If you’re residing in a multiple dwelling unit like a condominium or apartment where you have limited space, and you are interested in setting up a birdbath, worry...
  • How To Buy a Pedestal Birdbath

    Pedestal birdbaths make a fine-looking decoration in one’s garden. It’s also a good conversational piece during special occasions. Aside from accentuating your...
  • How To Set Squirrel Traps

    It is a known fact that squirrels are quite active creatures that love fun and can be quite mischievous. However, their idea of fun can become a pain as they ruin...
  • How To Handle a Mouse Problem

    Mouse problems exist in any home at one point and even if we maintain our homes clean and sanitized, we may not always be safe from these rodents. Handling mouse...
  • How To Deal with a Mouse Infestation

    Mice infestation in a home is a serious concern and should be dealt with immediately. A lot of options are available in the market but you have to proceed with caution...
  • How To Install a Garden Birdbath

    A birdbath is a great way to accentuate a plain yard or garden. It adds a sophisticated look to the open space. It brings back to mind images of the medieval periods...
  • How To Make a Plastic Storage Bin Composter

    If you want to give composting a try before committing to a full-sized compost bin, you could try using a small plastic storage container as a compost bin. This easy...
  • How To Make Your Own Organic Garden Spray

    Organic garden spray can keep your garden free from pests without the use of harmful chemicals. You can even make a homemade spray using common kitchen ingredients...
  • How To Make Your Own Newspaper Seed Pot

    Newspaper pots are an easy and economical way to start your seedlings. Plus, the pots can be planted right along with the seedlings when it's time to transfer them to...
  • How To Repel Ants in the Herb Garden

    Ants may seem like an outdoor problem, but actually they can be attracted to your herb garden wherever it is placed. Here's how to repel ants in the herb garden:
  • How To Grow an Indoor Herb Garden

    Growing an herb garden indoors is a great way to get fresh herbs all year long. When you plant these herbs indoors, you're restricted to the growing season in your...
  • How To Add Compost to Soil

    Composting is an organic way to return waste to the soil. You can compose food waste, grass clippings and other yard waste, sawdust, paper and cardboard, and many...
  • How To Water Your Terrarium

    A terrarium is a patch of plants nurturing in a transparent container, example of which are bottles, glass globes, aged aquariums, carboys, or any similar item.
  • Use Coyote Repellent

    Whether you are a farmer or urban gardener, the thing most growers have in common is the problems posed by animal pests, such as deers, rabbits, groundhogs and...
  • How To Buy Coyote Urine

    Coyote urine? Is it as simple as it sounds? Pretty much. But before you head out for a day of urine browsing there are some basics that you need to know. Is coyote...
  • How To Use Raccoon Control Products

    There are many raccoon products that can be used to successfully be rid of raccoons and the damages they cause, which we all know can be many if you have had the...
  • How To Use Deer Control Products

    If you have found deer splurging on the vegetables you have worked so hard to grow in your garden, you may be frustrated. Unfortunately, this can be a common...
  • Setting up Deer Netting: Building a Deer Fence

    An increase in rural housing developments has increasingly led to conflicts between humans and deer. This loss of habitat and the difficulty or illegality of hunting...
  • How To Use Skunk Control Products

    No matter where you live, skunks on your property can be a problem. The main difficulty most people think of when it comes to skunks is the smell. In addition, skunks...
  • How To Use Deer Spray

    Increased residential and commercial development into rural and suburban areas has infringed on deer habitat, leading to conflicts between deer and their human neighbors.
  • How To Buy Deer Off

    Have you noticed your landscaping is being gnawed away by deer, rabbit, or squirrel? I had this problem and decided I needed to save my garden.