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How to prepare for autumn insects

How to prepare for autumn insects

It's nearly fall, and the weather's getting cooler. That means all the critters who may normally hang around outside - such as ants, mice and spiders - will be looking to move into warmer spaces. Like your home.

So how can you get make sure these uninvited guests don't just come in and make themselves at home? Terminix has a few tips:

  • Move piles of firewood and other debris away from the home’s foundation. Both provide ample sources of shelter for rodents and other pests and could encourage them to live near the home.
  • Seal any holes or cracks in your home’s exterior. Rodents can squeeze through openings smaller than ¼ inch, and spiders, roaches and other pests need even less room than that. Large openings should be stuffed with steel wool or wire mesh before sealing with caulk.
  • Ensure attic and foundation vents are equipped with tight-fitting ¼ inch hardware cloth.

Hidden dangers in storm damage roof repair

Hidden dangers in storm damage roof repair

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Usually a home repair solves a problem or prevents a hazard.

Don't miss 110,000 tulips abloom at Garvan Woodland Gardens

Don't miss 110,000 tulips abloom at Garvan Woodland Gardens

Now through April 3, head to Hot Springs for this incredible flower event.

Daffodil Days on Daffodil Hill

Daffodil Days on Daffodil Hill

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. - Enjoy the dance of more than 165,000 brilliant gold, yellow, and orange daffodils on Three Sisters of Amity Daffodil Hill and along the trails.

The trail is open from Feb. 21 - March 10 from 9 am - 6 pm. For information, contact Darla Kelsay at 501-262-9300 or email gardeninfo@garvangardens.org.