Four Common Houseplant Pests

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Cozy corner at homeYou may be thinking that because your plants are inside your house, it is already safe from these nefarious creatures called pests. However, house plants have their own share of suffering as their contemporaries in the garden.

Who are these houseplant pests?

Clemson University Home and Garden Information Center says several pests feed on houseplants and they usually enter the home through newly purchased plants or through plants that ...

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Turn Your Garden into a House Pest Defense System

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Macro shot of wild camomiles over whiteA few years ago, a game called Plants versus Zombies made waves among computer owners all over the world.  The game is about protecting your home from hordes of zombies by planting plants, which have various weapons against the undead. What most people did not know is that plants can actually be used as defense against hordes of creatures, which are second only to zombies ...

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When to Call a Pest Control Company

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Making a phone callAccording to the 2011 NPMA’s 2011 Bed Bugs in America Survey: one out of 5 Americans has experienced bed bugs problems in their homes or knows someone who does. Bed bugs are nasty little creatures that can cause you sleepless nights because of their itchy bites.  However, bed bugs are only one of the hundreds of pests that can invade your home and some pests carry not one, ...

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No to Stuart Little: Avoiding a Rat Infestation in the House

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HiResAs furry as they may be, there is absolutely nothing happy or cute about living with rats. They are pests of the most intense kind as they can destroy every kind of item in its path with its claws and sharp teeth. Having rats in the house is basically living with a deadly creature, which brings in a lot of diseases and grief to any family. All kinds of deadly illnesses ...

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Five Reasons Why a Pest Infested Home Is a Serious Threat to Your Health

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iStock_000040268516_SmallThe home is the soul’s haven as they say, but not when it’s infested with pests. From a place to rest, it literally becomes a place that can shorten one’s life in no time with the deadly microbes that these pests bring in. These pests can wreak havoc inside, one virus at a time. Nothing makes a family spend more on hospital bills than being exposed to them.

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Top 10 Pest Control Practices to Do Daily

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sanitary clearing of a sinkPest control should be in every home’s regular itinerary. This is because by the time the experts are brought in, it is either the situation is already grave or worse, it is already impossible to resolve and the only way to salvage the situation is if the homeowners leave the house for a total pest control resolution.

Don’t be one of these people by having a proactive stance ...

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