Pest Control

From bed bugs to mice to whatever it is that’s munching on your garden, these critters need to go—now. Here’s how to tell if you’ve got a problem and what to do about it.

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    The Best Bed Bug Exterminator in Every State

    Bed bugs are back and exterminators are busier than ever trying to kill these blood-sucking bugs from robbing of us of our sleep and sanity. Here's a list of top-rated pros in every state to help you wage the war against bed bugs.

    14 Exterminator Nightmares that Will Make You Cringe

    Birds in vents, raccoons in the attic, and a python on the front lawn: You won't believe what these experts...

    6 Home Remedies for Bed Bugs

    While you'll still need professional help, you can use these home remedies for bed bugs to help keep the pests...

    7 Things You Should Be Doing to Prevent Bed Bugs

    Bed bugs—they're back and in more places than you realize. Here's how to prevent bed bugs from infesting your house.

    Why Bed Bug Sprays and Repellents Might Make Your Problem Worse

    You might want to make a mad dash to load up on bed bug sprays and repellents. Here's why that's...

    Here’s How to Spot the Difference Between Lice and Dandruff

    Take a break from itching and take a look at your hair.

    This Is How to Get Rid of Box Elder Bugs

    Hint: insecticide isn't the best option.

    This Is What Happens When You Ignore Pest Problems

    Don’t do what these homeowners did. If you find signs of pests, deal with them immediately—before they can wreak havoc...

    The Subtle Sign Your House Could Be Infested with Cockroaches

    Does that creepy-crawly have lots of friends lurking in your home, or is it a loner?

    Where Do Bed Bugs Come From?

    These pests have been around for a long, long time.

    13 Simple Ways to Keep Your Home Pest-Free All Summer Long

    Here are the simple steps you can take, starting right this very minute, to keep your home pest-free this summer.

    11 Pests That Could Be Hiding in Your Attic

    These critters didn't sign a lease and could be living rent-free and wreaking havoc in your attic. Here's how to...

    This Trick Will Get Rid of Most Insects Around Your Home

    Keep insects away with a natural repellent.

    13 Things in Your House That Are Attracting Pests Right Now

    The best way to control pests in your house? Don't make it enticing for them to live there. Use this...

    11 Things Mice Don’t Want You to Know

    As cold weather approaches, so do mice. Find out these secrets about the rodents to keep your home from getting...

    9 Myths About Ants You Need to Stop Believing

    According to many pest experts, these DIY remedies do little to fix the problem at hand. With 80% of homeowners...

    Here’s How to Keep Snakes out of Your Home

    A few simple changes could keep snakes at bay.

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    How to Spot Bed Bugs in Your Airplane Seat

    You might have more than concerns about your luggage making it to your destination on time to worry about on...

    9 Things Mosquitoes Absolutely Hate

    Any product with DEET is the gold standard for repelling mosquitoes, but these will tick off a mosquito, too.

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    8 Ways to Make Sure You Never See a Bug in Your Kitchen Again

    Nothing will make you lose your appetite faster than finding bugs in your pantry or flying around your fruit bowl....

    15 Sneaky Signs Your Home’s About to Be Infested

    Just because you don't see the bugs marching into your house doesn't mean they're not coming. Here's what to watch...

    15 Things Your Exterminator Won’t Tell You

    Sometimes you really need an exterminator—sometimes you don't. Learn what professional exterminators would never tell you about pests.

    Never Get Stung Again! 6 Tips for Avoiding Insect Bites and Stings

    ‘Tis the season of barbecues and bare feet. Unfortunately, it’s also the season of bug bites and bee stings. Be...

    Better Ways to Use Mothballs

    Protect your clothing, and accomplish these 5 tasks with this easy-to-find item.

    7 Smart and Sweet Uses for Sugar

    Nix garden pests, preserve a cake, soothe a tongue burn and more!