Gnats reproduce in decaying organic matter that is moist and shaded. The larvae feed on fungus growing in the soil and moist organic matter. … Females lay up…

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No matter which method you choose, any pest control efforts are well worth the investment. Pest prevention is always the best first line strategy for pest control. ……

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Will tea tree oil kill aphids? The oil coats the bodies of aphids, mites, and whiteflies. … The D-limonene and tea tree essential oil also coats the leaves…

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Both historically and in the modern-day, patchouli essential oil can act as a strong and effective insect repellent. It has been used since ancient times to keep mosquitoes,…

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Yes, any detergent will kill fleas. They lower the surface tension by acting as a surfactant and thus damage the flea’s exoskeleton. A foul-proof method to drown the…

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Because blood poisoning occurs when bacteria enter your bloodstream in conjunction with another infection, you won’t develop sepsis without having an infection first. Some common causes of infections…

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In general, your body will digest arthropods, which include arachnids like spiders, mites, and ticks, and insects such as gnats, flies, mosquitoes, fleas, and bedbugs, “just like any…

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The EWG found that picaridin is as effective as DEET and also repels chiggers, without the disadvantages associated with DEET. … Made in the United States, the spray…

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Try peppermint as a plant that repels mosquitoes. Mints have a distinct aroma that acts as a natural insect repellent. … Mint comes in many varieties including chocolate…

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Fungus gnats are not dangerous to people, they do not transmit disease nor do they bite or sting. When living inside a home, fungus gnats can cause damage…

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