How To Get Rid Of Ticks

How To Get Rid Of Ticks

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Of all the biting creatures that visit our lawns and gardens, ticks are arguably the worst of all. Not only do these pests have the ability to bite people and pets, but they are able to spread serious diseases as well. Tick prevention will go a long way toward reducing risk factors for disease and … Read more

How To Get Rid of Mosquitoes

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Of all the pest species that frequent our backyards, adult mosquitoes may be the worst of all. Capable of biting humans and sucking their blood, concerns associated with mosquito-borne diseases can keep homeowners from enjoying their lives to the fullest. This article will provide some critical information about pesky mosquitoes, as well as the ways … Read more

How To Get Rid of Armyworms in Your Yard

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The common armyworm is a frustrating lawn pest that strikes during late summer and early fall. Consuming grasses, tree leaves, and other host plants, these creatures act like an ‘army’ that raze anything in their paths. An armyworm problem has the potential to completely take over your yard and garden. Failure to address them in … Read more

How To Get Rid Of Chinch Bugs

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Early spring brings a host of new problems for homeowners, including the appearance of adult chinch bugs. Although run-ins with chinch bugs are relatively common, severe infestations can and do happen every year. It’s important to be aware of your infestation risks, and understand what you can do to prevent future problems from happening. Sadly, … Read more

How To Get Rid of Sod Webworms

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Sometimes called ‘lawn moths’ or simply ‘webworms,’ the sod webworm is a destructive lawn pest that causes significant damage or brown patches in the lawn. If you’re willing to combine prevention steps with treatment products, you can get rid of sod webworms within a few weeks or less. What are Sod Webworms? Sod webworms are … Read more

How To Get Rid of Spider Mites

Spider mites are tiny and damaging insects that can infect outdoor and indoor plants. Unfortunately, a spider mite problem can cause leaf damage, issues with various landscaping elements in your yard, and much more. Understanding how to eliminate spider mites can ensure that you keep your yard healthy. Thankfully, you can get rid of spider … Read more

How to Get Rid of Gnats in Lawn

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Fungus gnats are common pests that many people struggle with at some point. Trying to figure out how to get rid of gnats in lawn and garden areas can cause a major headache for homeowners.  They are often confused with biting midges and are related but not technically the same thing. These small flying insects … Read more

How To Get Rid of Voles in Lawn

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Prairie voles are some of the most destructive pests in American lawns. Here’s how to get rid of voles once and for all. Vole Identification Voles are small rodents that closely resemble mice. They are no more than 5 inches long and possess small ears, a stubby tail, and thick grey fur. Unlike other rodents … Read more

Best Armyworm Killers For Lawns

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Armyworms are causing devastating damage to crops and lawns in the Tri-State this year. Armyworms get their names because they travel in groups. As they feed on turf grasses armyworm activity can be spotted from summer to early fall. In years, such as 2021, that see more than average rainfall in August or September, you … Read more

How To Get Rid Of Grubs In Your Lawn

No matter where you live, getting rid of a grub infestation is both frustrating and time-intensive. Like many other lawn pests, grubs are best stopped with actionable prevention steps. However, you may want to incorporate some long-term grub preventer products that eliminate infestations before they begin. What Are Grub Worms? White grubs are the larvae of seasonal … Read more