How to Get Rid of Roaches

Cockroaches have the dirtiest habits of all their cousins. They spend time in sewers and consume feces and garbage. More importantly, they have been implicated in the transmission of a number of diseases. The good news is that of more than 4,500 identified species of cockroaches, only about 30 actually…


Organic Pest Control: Is it Better? Healthier? More Expensive?

Sometimes it can feel like we live in constant peril from unnatural chemicals. About 45 million pounds of pesticides are used in homes and gardens every year. And many people seek out…


Pest Control for Expectant Mothers

When you are expecting, you want to do everything you can to ensure that your baby will be born safe and healthy. Many parents are concerned with potential risks during gestation. Expectant mothers are warned away from potential hazards like sushi, soft cheeses and even the litter box. But where does household pest control methods fit into to pregnancy health?

The answer to this question will depend on where you are in your pregnancy, the pests you are likely to encounter, and what methods you use to control them.

Learn more about when you should be concerned with pesticide exposure, how to make pesticide use safer, and the different alternatives you can use for pesticide.