To deter flies outdoors, remove any water or food sources that may attract the pests, and apply an insecticide to the areas where flies are most populous. Some natural products, such as basil and camphor, also repel flie... More »

Strict cleanliness, separation of preparation areas and trash, and the use of commercial or herbal repellents are the easiest ways to reduce fly nuisance. Flies are often unwanted guests at any gathering where there is f... More »

Outdoor flies can be controlled with a pesticide methods that include cone traps and fly paper. Cone traps are filled with an attractant that draws flies in and traps them beneath the cone. Fly paper is coated with a sti... More »

To eliminate roaches from the home, remove all food and water sources and begin using a bait or spray insecticide immediately. The process of removing roaches may require several weeks or months, depending on the cause a... More »

Get rid of unwanted birds by first removing their food and water sources and denying them access to suitable nesting areas. If these steps do not fully repel the birds, use repellents, sound makers or bird frightening de... More »

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To get rid of scorpions in the home, remove all clutter from indoor and outdoor spaces, seal any cracks in the home's walls or foundation, eliminate other pests that serve as food sources for scorpions and set commercial... More »

To naturally prevent and control pests, maintain lawns and gardens, and clean the home on a regular basis to remove the pest's food sources. Remove all water sources from the home and property. Control ants and cockroach... More »