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Top 46 Pests Projects

  1. 31. Diseases, Insects and Animals

    These three things constantly threaten gardens. DIY experts offer some effective tactics for keeping these threats at bay.

  2. 32. How to Add Soil Amendments and Critter Fencing

    Learn how to improve the soil by adding nutrients, and how to build a simple fence.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 33. The Basics of Home Inspections (01:00)

    Here's what you need to know when looking for a home inspector.

  4. 34. Rose Pest Control (00:52)

    Protect your beautiful roses with these natural pest- and disease-control tips.

  5. 35. Beneficial Insects

    The DIY experts offer helpful tips on how to keep insect pests from destroying your garden by attracting their natural predators.

  6. 36. How to Prevent Critters from Burrowing Under a Deck

    These step-by-step instructions show how to dig a trench and bury wire mesh in order to prevent creatures from burrowing under a deck.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 37. Organic Gardening (05:26)

    Here are basic tips on the tools and techniques of organic gardening.

  8. 38. Keeping Ants Out of Your Home (00:01:01)

    Get the DIY Download on keeping ants and other pests out of your home.

  9. 39. Bugs, Grubs and Gophers

    DIY experts offer some advice on the identification, treatment and prevention of the top three lawn pests.

  10. 40. Lawn Care (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics on lawn care.

  11. 41. Flea Fighters (00:24)

    Sweep in and take care of these tiny pests with these easy tips.

  12. 42. Harvesting Tips for Squash and Pumpkins

    Protect your squash crop from pests and disease: Let the DIY Network experts show you what to look for and how to treat your plants to ...

  13. 43. How to Use Solarization to Keep Soil in Great Shape

    Solarization employs plastic to heat up the soil, eliminating garden pests and diseases that overwinter in the soil.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 44. Combating Fleas Safely (00:24)

    Try this nontoxic light trap trick to rid your home of these pests.

  15. 45. Preventative Pest Control Tips (03:52)

    Keep uninvited winter pests out of your home with this easy dime test.

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