Categories

Come on in! Join Pinterest today...it only takes like a second or so.

Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! (Ewww)

Homemade concoctions on how to get rid of those pesky little critters!

Mosquito Repelling Plants :: Good to know!!

31 Mosquito Repelling Plants

foundandfeatured.com

#Poison Ants - I wish I had learned about this years ago! It's cheap, easy, fast and it WORKS!

Poison Ants DIY - Made From Pinterest

madefrompinterest.net

You won't believe how easy it is to get rid of ants for good!

The Very Best Homemade DIY Ant Killer - The Creek Line House

creeklinehouse.com

Build a #Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET. - ruggedthug

6 tricks to get rid of flies

All natural green ant killer for pennies and it works just as well as expensive poison! This natural ant killer can be used in a garden to sustain an organic environment.

Fill container with vinegar, sugar and salt to trap wasps... I'll be placing these around the yard this year!

Homemade wasp trap. Finally found this again! Putting this on the balcony!

I saw this tip in "Country" magazine years ago and use it every year to trap yellow jackets and hornets. I have this one hanging in the grapevine. The yellow jackets like the apple juice better than the grapes. Lures them right in and they can't get out.

Outdoor use. flies HATE pine-sol. Mix it with water, about 50/50 and put it in a spray bottle. Use to wipe counters or spray on the porch and patio table and furniture Drive them away! FINALLY!AWESOME..

Another pinner said: Swarms of Mosquitoes on my patio led me to an old home remedy - Did you know that chopped up garlic makes mosquitoes disappear? I buy minced, dried garlic at local Fiesta grocery stores and sprinkle it around on my patio. I have to stand back as I am using it - mosquitoes will literally swarm out of your plants and bushes to get away from the smell. Works like a charm!! - Click image to find more Gardening Pinterest pins

eeek!!!! Keep this in mind if you start seeing lots of spiders around your place. Natural spider killer or preventer... take one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. Put it into a spray bottle and spray along the outside of your outside door and along windows; refresh after it rains.

Simply pour 2 cups of CLUB SODA directly in the center of a fire ant mound. The carbon dioxide in the water is heavier than air and displaces oxygen which suffocates the queen and the other ants. The whole colony will be dead within about two days. Each mound must be treated individually and a one liter bottle of club soda will kill 2 to 3 mounds.../

GOOD TO KNOW! Tick Removal: A nurse discovered a safe, easy way to remove ticks where they automatically withdraw themselves when you follow her simple instructions. "I had a pediatrician tell me what she believes is the best way to remove a tick. "Apply a glob of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tickwith the soap-soaked cotton ball and swab it for a few seconds (15-20); the tick will come out on its own and be stuck to the cotton ball when you lift it away. Please pass on.

Outdoor use. flies HATE pine-sol. I mix it with water, about 50/50 and put it in a spray bottle. Use to wipe counters or spray on the porch and patio table and furniture Drives them away! We used to use this in the barn

Gross, but informative - which insect makes which bite mark and how to treat bites

Organic methods to deal with many different garden pests (also indoor plant pests)

Because mosquitoes are attracted to the CO2 we breathe out, I started looking for ideas that used CO2 as the bait for the mosquito trap. I did think of dry ice but it does dissipate fairly quickly.