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‘Cost-effective and natural’ ways to get rid of garden pests – ‘will kill most pests’

“The heat that builds up underneath it will kill most garden pests and their eggs, weeds, parasites and a host of other harmful...

Gardeners can get rid of pests with cupboard essentials – ‘cheap’ and ‘effective’

A number of experts spoke to Express.co.uk to share their tips on how to reduce – or get rid of – pests in the garden....

Garden pests: ‘Tell-tale’ signs that you have rats in your garden – ‘deter’ with compost

Rats can transmit diseases to humans and pets through bites, scratches, urine and droppings, so if gardeners have got a rodent problem -...

‘Fantastic way’ to protect plants from slug infestations – pests ‘won’t cross the barrier’

Slugs can be a nuisance in the garden, causing damage to crops, flowers and bulbs. Although it can be hard to completely eradicate...

Slugs are NOT pests – RHS risks gardener's wrath with bold new claim on traditional menace

The society told Britons it was a shame slugs – along with snails – have a “bad reputation”. It has received more complaints about...

How to get rid of pests on your houseplants – the five steps

Pest-control preventionYour plants should be fully disinfected by now, but you’ll need to take a few more steps to make sure they can...