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10 Wearable Mosquito Repellents That Aren't Smelly Aerosol Sprays Apr 24, 2023

Ditch that aerosol can of bug spray and opt for these handy alternatives.

25 Budget-Friendly Buys You Didn't Know You Needed for Your Garden Apr 7, 2023

Add a special touch to your outdoor space with these beautiful and functional finds under $50.

The Best Window Bird Feeders for Indoor Bird-Watching Apr 28, 2023

Shop these top-rated window bird feeders to enjoy unmatched views of your feathered friends — no binoculars necessary.

35 Best Bird Feeders and Accessories for Your Yard Mar 17, 2023

Want to attract songbirds to your yard and garden? Check out our recommendations for the best bird feeders, including window feede …

How to Get Rid of Moles and Voles Mar 17, 2023

Find out the difference between moles and voles and learn how to get rid of moles and voles so these burrowing varmints don't turn …

The Best Mosquito Repellents for Outdoor Spaces in 2023, Tested by HGTV Editors Feb 22, 2023

Keep annoying mosquitoes at bay all season long with these repellers we tried and loved.

8 Best Hummingbird Feeders and Accessories for 2023 Feb 15, 2023

Welcome the tiniest of feathered friends with these top-rated feeders and accessories.

26 Gifts for Bird Lovers Nov 13, 2022

Find the perfect gift for every birder, from the avid bird watcher to the casual fan of backyard songbirds.

Humane Ways to Get Rid of Groundhogs and Keep Them Away Apr 6, 2023

Got groundhogs? Discover effective, all-natural ways to keep these critters out of your yard and garden.

25 Adorable Halloween Costumes for Dogs, Cats and More Sep 19, 2022

Celebrate Halloween with these too-cute costumes for dogs, cats, rabbits and more that we found on Amazon and Etsy.

How to Identify Different Types of Bees in Your Garden Apr 12, 2023

Honeybees aren't the only types of bees on your block. Native bees like bumblebees, sweat bees and mason bees serve a vital role a …

Get Ready for Shark Week With These Fierce Finds Jun 27, 2022

Show your love for those magnificent underwater predators just in time for the best week of the year. Catch Shark Week, starting J …

How to Build a Cedar Birdhouse Oct 18, 2022

Learn how to build a simple and inexpensive birdhouse made from a cedar fence picket.

How to Get Rid of Ladybugs May 31, 2022

By: Paul Cox

If they want to come in your home, it's nearly impossible to keep the ladybugs out. Learn the best way to get rid of them.

How to Keep Rabbits Out of the Garden Without Harming Them May 12, 2022

Fed up with rabbits damaging your garden? Follow these tips on how to stop rabbits from eating plants in your garden.

10 Stylish Ways to Keep Mosquitos at Bay May 6, 2022

Skip the itch and take back your outdoor space this summer with these chic citronella finds.

Got a Bug Bite? This $10 Suction Tool Will Save the Day Apr 14, 2023

You've probably seen ads for the Bug Bite Thing — a popular insect bite and sting extraction device featured on Shark Tank. But do …

How to Build a Bluebird House Feb 22, 2022

Attract bluebirds to your yard and help increase their population by building them a nestbox. This is a great project for a beginn …

Make a Splash: 15 Beautiful Birdbaths for Every Style Jan 31, 2022

Feathered friends will flock to these eye-catching birdbath designs.

Simple Hummingbird Nectar Recipe Jul 21, 2022

This easy and inexpensive hummingbird food recipe will have these beloved pollinators making return visits to your garden for your …

Why Are There So Many Stink Bugs in My House? Apr 26, 2023

Brush up on stink bug basics and say so long to these indoor invaders with these quick, natural ways to keep stink bugs at bay.

How to Get Rid of Earwigs Jul 21, 2022

Earwigs aren't pretty, and they can eat your plants and invade your home. Learn how to make earwigs bug off.

How to Build and Install a Bat House Sep 20, 2022

Learn how to build and install a cedar bat box with these plans. Bats have many ecological benefits, including reducing the mosqui …

How to Get Rid of Moths May 16, 2022

Remove and prevent pantry moths and clothing moths from your home with these simple, effective techniques.

How to Get Rid of Rats Jun 30, 2021

Here's how to prevent rodents in your home, plus what to do if they've already come to visit.

Should Gardeners Be Concerned About Cicadas? Apr 6, 2021

No, not really. After 17 years, Brood X cicadas are set to emerge in 2021. Learn about these amazing critters and a few precaution …

How to Eliminate Underground Wasp Hives Jul 21, 2022

Learn how to safely combat wasps and other insect pests that burrow in the soil.

How to Keep Chipmunks Out of the Garden Aug 5, 2022

Learn how to get rid of chipmunks in your garden and stop these critters from wrecking your yard.

How to Get Rid of Chipmunks May 12, 2020

Chipmunks' elaborate tunneling and burrowing can cause structural damage to sidewalks, retaining walls or building foundations.