This DIY Hack for Getting Rid of Fruit Flies “Works Like Magic!”Cleaning
Say goodbye to fruit flies.
Jul 11, 2024
This $12 Tool Is a Must-Have If You Scream When You See a Bug in Your HomeLife
It’s me, I’m the one screaming.
Jul 2, 2024
How to Get Rid of Wasp Nests Without Getting Stung, According to ProsHome Projects
Experts share when you can DIY it and when the project is best left to professionals.
Jun 30, 2024
4 Pros Share Their Best Tips for Keeping Flies Away OutsideHome Projects
A few simple tricks will get those pests to buzz off.
Jun 23, 2024
How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs Without Stinking up Your HouseHome Projects
These pests stink — literally. Here’s how to deal.
Jun 16, 2024
This Small Gadget Will Keep Your Home Bug-Free All SummerCleaning
Rid your home of flies, gnats, and other small bugs with this insect trap.
Jun 3, 2024
This Kitchen Staple Traps Flies Like Magic (Just in Time for Summer!)Home Projects
You’ll want to save this DIY for later.
May 24, 2024
We Asked 4 Pest Experts to Name the Top Mosquito RepellentsCleaning
They shared the most effective options.
May 18, 2024
I Tried 4 Different DIY Fruit Fly Traps, and There Was a Clear WinnerCleaning
I caught *at least* 50 fruit flies this way!
May 10, 2024
I Got Rid of the Ants in My House Using Just Two IngredientsCleaning
No need to use harsh ingredients to eliminate these kitchen pests.
May 9, 2024
7 Things to Know if You’re in a Periodical Cicada Zone This Spring
Projects & Improvements
For one, your young trees need protection.
May 3, 2024
Banish Ants Forever with These Expert-Approved DIY Methods
Projects & Improvements
Don’t let these unwanted house guests take over.
May 2, 2024
The Best Way to Get Rid of Mice in Your Home (and Keep Them Out!)Cleaning
According to a pest expert.
Mar 27, 2024
One of Your Grossest Bathroom Issues Actually Has a Pretty Easy Fix
Projects & Improvements
Don't let these tiny bugs become a big annoyance.
Feb 29, 2024
How to Get Rid of House Flies (and Banish Them for Good!)Cleaning
According to experts.
Feb 29, 2024
How to Check for Bed Bugs at Home (and What to Do If You Have Them)Cleaning
According to pest experts.
Feb 1, 2024
Keep Dust Mites out of Your Bed with These 5 Expert-Approved Tips
Projects & Improvements
You won't want to skip laundry day!
Jan 15, 2024
5 Expert-Approved Methods to Get Rid of Squirrels In Your Attic
Projects & Improvements
Take a look in your pantry for a simple homemade remedy.
Jan 11, 2024
Should You Try This "Trick" for Preventing Mice Using Peppermint Oil?
Projects & Improvements
Pros have a lot to say.
Jan 5, 2024
An Exterminator Shares the One Common Place You Can Pick Up Bed BugsCleaning
And you go there all the time!
Nov 18, 2023
My Grandmother's Fruit Fly Trap Works *Every* Time
Organize & Clean
And it costs nearly nothing to make!
Nov 14, 2023
A Musty Scent Is a Red Flag You Might Be Harboring This Pest at Home
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
It’s a problem you’ll want to deal with immediately.
Nov 9, 2023
6 Ways to Keep Mice Out of Your Kitchen, According to Pest ExpertsCleaning
Don't let these unwelcome visitors make your house their home!
Nov 6, 2023
7 Tips to Prevent Bed Bugs at HomeCleaning
According to a sleep expert.
Oct 27, 2023
7 Must-Have Items for Preventing Bed Bugs, According to Pest Control Pros
Living
Here’s how entomologists say to make sure you’re sleeping *alone.*
Oct 12, 2023
The Best Way to Get Rid of Cockroaches, According to a Bug Expert
Organize & Clean
Five methods ranked from best to worst.
Oct 8, 2023
This Simple Hack Gets Rid of Spiders from Windows Once and for All
Organize & Clean
Keep spiders (and their webs) away for good.
Oct 4, 2023
This Smart, Easy Hack Can Kill Hundreds of Mosquitoes at a TimeCleaning
You can forget about swatting mosquitoes one by one with your bare hands.
Sep 24, 2023
More Than 100,000 Amazon Shoppers Bought This TikTok-Viral Indoor Fly Trap This Month — Here’s WhyLife
It's simple to set up, uses no chemicals, and doesn't have a noisy fan.
Sep 18, 2023
How to Make My Natural Science-Backed Bug Sprays
Organize & Clean
They really work to keep pests away.
Sep 8, 2023
4 Old-School Tricks to Avoid Ticks from TikTok’s Favorite GrandmaCleaning
You probably have everything you need already.
Sep 4, 2023
How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs, the Pests You Might Spot at Home in FallCleaning
These pests get their name for a good reason. Here's what to do if you spot one.
Aug 31, 2023
This Easy-to-Use Bug Catcher Takes the Ick out of Removing Insects — Bonus: It’s on SaleCleaning
Don't like bugs? Then you'll love this.
Aug 18, 2023
I Finally Figured Out What Those Tiny Red Bugs That Pop Up Periodically AreCleaning
You know them by their size (smaller than a pinhead) and their color (bright red). But what exactly are these tiny red bugs?
Aug 10, 2023
These 2 Natural Mosquito Repellants Are Already in Your PantryLife
Find them in the baking aisle.
Aug 6, 2023
The House Centipede: Get Rid of Them, or Let Them Be?Cleaning
Here's what you need to know.
Aug 1, 2023
Was That a “Palmetto Bug” or a Cockroach? Here’s How to Know.
Home Projects
Sorry in advance, but there’s bad news within.
Jul 28, 2023
This TikToker DIYed a Tabletop Fire Pit That Also Repels Mosquitoes Home Projects
You’ll be making your space bug-free along with adding ambiance.
Jul 20, 2023
This $10 Amazon Find Provides Instant Bug Bite Relief
Organize & Clean
I’ll be keeping this in my purse all summer long.
Jul 15, 2023
Apparently, This TikTok Hack to Get Rid of Wasp's Nests Actually WorksCleaning
Few things are as unwelcome at any party as a wasp's nest.
Jul 9, 2023
The Secret Bug Repellent That's Hiding in Your Laundry Bin
Organize & Clean
I’m surprised it worked!
Jul 3, 2023
How to Get Rid of Drain Flies and Fruit Flies
Organize & Clean
And how to tell the difference between the two.
Jun 23, 2023
This $10 Mosquito Dunk Will Quickly Solve a Mosquito Problem
News & Culture
And it’s better for the environment compared to pesticides.
Jun 21, 2023
I Tried This Viral Mosquito Bite Solution and Now I’m Never Leaving Home Without ItPlants & Yard
You're going to want to get one for everyone you know.
Jun 14, 2023
Here Are 15 U.S. Cities with the Worst Pest ProblemsCleaning
You might be surprised at one of the cities on this list.
May 30, 2023
What You Need to Know Before Spraying Your Yard for Mosquitoes
Organize & Clean
According to pest experts.
May 14, 2023
This Common Weed Is Actually a Great Insect RepellentPlants & Yard
It’s also in the chamomile family!
May 11, 2023
This Common Kids’ Toy Could Be the Key to a Bug-Free SummerLife
Who knew the solution to fending off summer bugs could be found in a toy box?
May 10, 2023
I Tested out the Viral TikTok Natural Fly Trap — Here’s How It WentHome Projects
The video it's from has over 2.4 million views and counting.
May 9, 2023
Repel Mosquitoes with Something That’s Already in Your Kitchen
News
You were just going to compost it anyway.
Apr 25, 2023
My Chef Friend Taught Me This Genius Hack to Keep Fruit Flies AwayCleaning
And it really works to help prevent a full-on fruit-fly invasion from happening.
Mar 2, 2023
5 Ways to Banish Household Critters in the Winter Cleaning
If you feel like you’re seeing more bugs in your house, you’re not alone.
Jan 26, 2023
Got a Roach Problem? Try These DIY Roach Repellents (and Skip the Store-Bought Sprays)Home Projects
Here's how to get a pesky pest problem under control the natural way, without using toxic repellents and insecticides.
Nov 1, 2022
How To Repel Fleas with Regular Household Items (Using Smells Fleas Hate!)Cleaning
There’s a lot to love about having pets, but one of the downsides is the fleas that can sometimes come with them — especially if your pet goes outdoors. Fleas can be a pain to get out of your house, but there are a number of regular household items that can be used to repel and kill them without harming your beloved furry friend (no, not you, Windex). Learn more about these below.
Oct 27, 2022
Neem Oil is the Best $10 You Can Spend on Your PlantsPlants & Yard
It will keep your plants healthier.
Oct 25, 2022
You May Have Heard That Windex Kills Bugs. Here’s the Real DealCleaning
Can it really be used to get rid of small insects like ants? We asked an expert.
Oct 22, 2022