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Home pest control

Creating a healthy living space, both indoors and out, often requires active home pest control. For the most environmentally friendly home pest control, try our natural, organic solutions. They require little more than easy-to-find ingredients and tools.

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Essential oils that have pungent, spicy, or woodsy odors repel insects by masking our natural scent; cedarwood, citronella, eucalyptus, lavender, rosemary, and tea tree oils are among the most effective.

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Put a kitchen shaker to work in your garden; its a great tool for dispersing horticultural-grade diatomaceous earth. This nontoxic pesticide, which has sharp edges that kill slugs and bugs without chemicals, can be difficult to spread. But a shaker lets you dust an even ring on soil around plants.