Since herbicides can remain in the soil and make it unable to sustain plant life for months, many gardeners turn to natural weed-killing techniques. One such method calls for boiling water, vinegar, salt, or a combinatio... More » Home & Garden Pest Control

Weeds in driveway cracks can be naturally eradicated by physically removing the roots or by pouring hot water over the cracks. Spraying the affected area with a homemade herbicide solution consisting of vinegar, salt and... More » Home & Garden Outdoor

There are several methods of killing weeds without using chemicals, including pulling them, smothering them, and pouring salt, vinegar or boiling water on them. Weeds can be controlled through the use of physical barrier... More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Landscaping
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