Do Deer Eat Roses?

will Deer eat Roses

If you have roses in your yard, you likely appreciate their beauty and potentially their fragrance as well, if you have a variety that produces that distinctive rose scent. Additionally, you probably realize the hard work that goes into caring for these flowers. Given the above, it is safe to assume that most people would …

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Does Bleach Kill Roaches?

bleach kills roach

The numerous ways to use bleach seem endless. It is commonly used around households as a cleaner, but a quick internet search will reveal many uses beyond killing germs. A common question we hear about bleach is how effective it is at killing or keeping away pests. Today we are going to explorer specifically “does …

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Do Deer Eat Marigolds?

Deer Eat Marigolds

If you have deer that frequent your yard, you likely have received some plant damage from their grazing. In some areas, it is not uncommon for a garden to be decimated overnight from a hungry herd. While it may seem that deer have no particular favorites when it comes to vegetation, they actually do have …

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Do Mothballs Keep Snakes Away?

Mothballs keep away snakes?

My mom swears that mothballs keep away just about any living creature. It is funny because she used to hate how my grandma would stink up her garage with them. Now she does the same thing. Her main purpose for using mothballs is to drive off mice or rats. We will cover the effects of mothballs …

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Snow Shovel for a Wood Deck

wood deck shovel

While wood decks often do a good job standing up to the elements and foot traffic, they can be damaged from using a snow shovel on them to clear snow. You should try to avoid using any type of shovel on a wood deck to deter potential damage. Keep in mind that if a deck …

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Does bleach keep rats away?

Deter Rats with Bleach

Rats may be cute to some, but to many they can be a real nuisance. This is especially true when they gain access to your home or are lingering around your backyard. Rats can carry a number of diseases such as Hantavirus, lymphocytic choriomeningitis, and tularemia. They also can create havoc on your home by …

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