Kill fleas on cats at home by bathing your cat with citrus-based shampoos or lavender-, cedar- or eucalyptus-scented soaps. Groom the cat with a flea comb to work the parasites out from the skin. More »

Killing fleas in a home, in a garden or on a pet requires multiple tactics, from combing the pet to watering the yard with a specially formulated flea killer. The entire process can take months, according to Elizabeth We... More »

Effective methods of eliminating a home flea infestation include: thorough cleaning and vacuuming; flea-killing carpet sprays; whole-house flea foggers; spraying for fleas in a yard or outdoor area utilized by pets and p... More » Pets & Animals Pets Veterinary Health

To get rid of fleas in the home treat all cats and dogs, vacuum, wash linens, vacuum again, and consider getting professional help. Necessary supplies include a pet flea treatment product, a vacuum cleaner, a washing mac... More » Home & Garden Pest Control Fleas & Bedbugs

Use diatomaceous earth to kill sand fleas in the home, yard or garden. This naturally occurring compound dries out the sand fleas and kills them within a few days. Apply food-grade diatomaceous earth in infested areas as... More »

Bug bombs use chemicals to kill or drive away insects inside a home, such as roaches or fleas. Only pests that are in direct contact with these chemicals can be affected. More » Home & Garden Pest Control Fleas & Bedbugs

Some home remedies for getting rid of fleas include making flea traps with dish washing liquid, using an herbal flea spray, and sprinkling diatomaceous earth in problem areas. Each of these remedies can be made using com... More »