Pest & Problem Fixes

Pests, diseases, and other challenges can appear in any garden setting. Our tips can help you strike the right balance between attracting helpful insects and pollinators to your yard while keeping plant-destroying pests away. You'll also find solutions for dealing with just about any other garden problem you may encounter.

Use These Tips to Keep Boxelder Bugs Out of Your House This Fall

Here's how to keep them outside where they belong, and avoid the messy stains they leave behind if you squish them.
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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Spider Crickets (and How to Get Rid of Them)

Also known as camel or cave crickets, these insects often take up residence in damp basements or garages. Here's what to know about them and how to get them out of your house.
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3 Plants That Repel Ticks and Fleas from Your Yard

Flea and ticks season is upon us. Plant these garden plants to keep them far away from you and your pets.
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How to Tell the Difference Between Good Ladybugs and Bad Ladybugs

They look similar, but one is invasive (and can bite!).