Organic Spider Repellents  

Many people are scared of spiders or at least hate them. It’s important to control the spider population in your garden and home. However, you don’t want to use just any type of an insecticide. These chemicals tend to be strong and often poisonous. It’s a better idea to use natural spider control methods to get rid of spiders in your home and garden. Here

Controlling Cabbage Worms: No Insecticides!

Cabbage worms are common pests that attack many vegetables. Cabbage and kale are particularly susceptible to these pests, but some other vegetables can also be a target of these insects. Keep in mind that cabbage worms have a great appetite. It only takes a few of them to completely ruin your plants. This is why it’s so important to know how to control them. Pest control is

Natural Pest Control II

Here are some effective ways to combat common garden pests in a natural, non-invasive way. Companion Planting Many gardeners decide to employ the so-called “companion planting”, which is a traditional

Natural Pest Control I

Pests are a common problem in any garden. All gardeners face this issue at least once, and many of them can’t seem to get rid of pests no matter what they try. It’s true that some gardens attract more pests than the others, but it’s important to know that no matter how much

Attracting Ladybugs into Your Garden

Ladybugs are cute little insects many kids like. They are not just pretty but they also make a valuable addition to any garden. There are many different types of ladybugs: red, yellow, orange, all with small black spots on their wings. These bugs are easy to recognize, so you will know if you have them in your garden. If not, consider some steps to attract them: it will

Greenhouse Gardening Pest Control

People who grow different sorts of plants and flowers will most likely have greenhouses in their garden. However, not all people know how to effectively use greenhouses, or for some people who know, there are still things left to learn. Here

Even More Ways to Use Baking Soda

Baking soda is very effective against pests and diseases, so you can use it effectively in your garden and home. It is also very versatile so there are many other uses you can find for baking soda in your home, garden and elsewhere. Baking soda is typically made in a fine powder. It releases bubbles of carbon dioxide when exposed to acid and liquid.

How to Avoid Ticks

Lyme disease is a common problem many people face. Spending more time outdoors in the spring and summer increases the risk of this disease, so it’s important to know how to protect yourself. There are about 40,000 cases of Lyme disease documented in the US every year. Some years are worse than the others, so it’s important to know how to minimize

The Best Ways to Use Baking Soda in Your Garden

Baking soda is a great ingredient for your home and garden. It’s very simple to use, inexpensive and widely available, so it’s great to know how to use it. You probably know how to use it in your kitchen, but