To identify common household pests, use Orkin’s Pest Control Library to compare physical attributes of pests to photos of common pests. Orkin’s Research a Pest tool lets you find information on pests by searching for a p... More »

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Identify household pests by using the Pest Control Library on Orkin's website or by visiting PestWorld.org. Each site provides a comprehensive list of common household pests and the most effective ways to get rid of them... More »

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A simple way to identify household pests is to contact a pest control or pest management company, and arrange for an in-home assessment of the pest. Contacting a local Cooperative Extension Service is helpful when identi... More »

Identify household pests by using the Pest Control Library on Orkin's website or by visiting PestWorld.org. Each site provides a comprehensive list of common household pests and the most effective ways to get rid of them... More »

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20 Mule Team Borax can be used to repel a variety of household pests. Users report that small bugs such as ants are not as likely to enter a home where borax has been sprinkled at points of entry. Areas that have roaches... More »

Some disadvantages of integrated pest management, or IPM, are that its use requires regular monitoring, it cannot be used for all pests, it can be hard to determine when to use sprays, it doesn't work with all environmen... More »

One common potato pest is the aphid, identified by tubular structures on its back called cornicles. Another common potato pest is the cutworm, which curls up into a distinguishing C-shape when disturbed. More »

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