10 Preventative Steps to Save Your Home and Garden from Termites According to the National Pest Management Association, termites alone cause $5 billion worth of damage to homes and offices in the United States every year. To prevent a termite infestation, it is important to understand how termites get into your...
No one really likes bugs. Upon finding a creepy crawly while working in your garden. Your first reaction will probably be to kill it. Unless its a spider. In which case, it's probably to run. But really, how much do you know about these little guys? Big and small,...
In a healthy garden, all animals and plants are interconnected. For example, the feeding relationships in a habitat are, in reality, much more complex than just a simple chain. All the plants, insects, and animals found in your garden play an important overlapping role to form your garden’s web...
Ever since the late 1990’s, bees have been disappearing at alarming rates, but you probably knew that. It’s all over the news! But did you know, bees are responsible for one out of every three bites of food, and without them we won’t last long; Albert Einstein predicted that...
My Garden is Bugging Me: Bugs to Welcome into Gardens Insects repulse individuals around the world.  They infest homes and outdoor areas and can cause thousands of dollars in damage.  Not only can they destroy property, but certain bugs can also ruin the prize-winning plants in one’s garden.  These infestations...
16 Gardening Hacks to Keep Pest Away For everyone’s well-being and health, fresh and green vegetables are necessary. Unfortunately, a lot of plants you buy from the supermarket grow and thrive with the help of pesticides, harmful chemicals, hormones and a variety of other unnatural ways.Thus, eating these kinds of...
How to Get Rid of Fungus Gnats Once and For All: The Fight for Fungus Gnat Freedom I brought home one plant from a home improvement store two years ago, and ever since I have been fighting the constant battle to get rid of the rapidly reproducing fungus gnats. And I’m...
Spring is Coming, and So Are The Bugs! The beginning of spring is the most enchanting time of the year. Days become longer while warm breeze fills the air with lovely scents. Awakening nature brings new energy and optimism to all of its children and inspires us to welcome this...
Cat gardens are outdoor areas that have been specifically designed for cats. They are relaxation areas where your cat can stretch its legs, enjoy a leisurely afternoon stroll, or sleep in the sun. If you’ve got multiple cats at home, a cat garden can also act as a play area...
It may be exciting to see deer in your garden for the first time but your joy will be short-lived when the deer are through with your garden. Deer are capable of causing a lot of damage to your garden due to their destructive habits. Another danger that deer...