All posts tagged "pest control"
Show Notes: Skylights to Fence Maintenance
Show Notes from the On The House with The Carey Brothers and Cameron recorded April 14th, 2018. Have questions about skylights? Would you like to learn how to save some water in your garden? Or how to...
- Posted April 14, 2018
Homemade Pest Control Remedies That Really Work
As you know, I am a brand-new father and as such, I’m cautious about everything. I’m sure this will change with time and additional children, but as of right now, everything is organic, and Beethoven and Mozart...
- Posted April 14, 2018
4 easy ways to pest-proof your home
(BPT) – It’s late and you’re in your favorite, cozy pajamas. You get in bed and pull up the warm comforter. You turn out the light and are just about to drift off to sleep when you...
- Posted November 5, 2016
Uninvited Fall Visitors
As the weather cools, uninvited visitors will come calling….. Be prepared The biggest intruders are mice. A mouse can sneak in through a hole no bigger than a dime, while a raccoon-size creature can enter through a...
- Posted November 14, 2014
Fruit Flies Don’t Bother Me
Have pesky little flying insects arrived? You might unknowingly be breeding fruit flies. Fruit flies are attracted to ripened or fermenting fruits and vegetables. Once they get started, they breed fast. The source of the fruit flies,...
- Posted May 14, 2014
Using Envelopes to Deliver Insecticide
Abe Lincoln made his famous Gettysburg address which, it is said, he wrote in 1863 on an envelope. As Honest Abe discovered, there are a uses for envelopes besides letters. Want to shoot some insecticide powder into...
- Posted May 13, 2014
Force Fleas to Flee
If you’ve got pets that play outdoors, fleas can be a problem. When these little pests come calling, the best way to combat them is to attack on three fronts at once. These three steps will keep...
- Posted April 25, 2014
Shaving Cream: A Squirrels Bad Dream
Squirrels have their entertaining moments — jumping and playing and swinging like acrobats. But, by and large, they’re mischievous little rodents who sometimes get into, and mess up, our habitats. The solution to this problem involves shaving...
- Posted March 25, 2014
Question Your latest Tip of the Month discussed Boric acid for pest control. My question is…do I sprinkle the Boric acid around the foundation of my house to control the pests? Mike/Petersham MA Answer Good question Mike!...
- Posted March 4, 2014