Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

Our Guide to Getting Rid of Annoying Ants (for Good)

Lisa Wright

 · Sep 20, 2022

Open windows, cracks in the wall, spaces in the baseboards, even the natural process of entering and exiting — all these things leave the door wide open for pesky insects to find their way into your apartment.

You’ve probably spotted bugs in your apartment before and wondered whether or not they were gnats.

Bonface Landi

 · Jul 13, 2021

Apartment buildings make ideal shelters for pests seeking warmth and food. No matter the size of your apartment, pests can easily find their way in and cause a disturbance.

Bonface Landi

 · Jun 8, 2021

All tenants fear the possibility of unwanted critters like termites or rodents taking up residence in their apartment. Rodents in particular

Juliette Moore

 · Apr 30, 2019

Your apartment is your safe space — your place of refuge at the end of a long day. So nothing’s worse than when an invasion of creepy crawlies hits your apartment, keeping you up all night in fear of being bitten. While a few bugs may not be anything to get nervous about, having the […]

Ramona Branson

 · Aug 16, 2018

Unless you’re an entomologist, it’s quite likely that you don’t like bugs — especially if your apartment is infested with them! Even scientists don’t want potentially deadly spiders around their pets and children.

Amanda Ray

 · Feb 20, 2018

It’s been found that pesticides and herbicides cause a whole slew of health and environmental problems, so it’s no wonder many people are looking for natural remedies for their pest issues. Here are a few steps you can take to deal with the bugs while avoiding dangerous chemicals: Step 1 Bugs—roaches, water bugs, silverfish and even spiders […]

Eva R. Marienchild

 · Feb 17, 2015

Maintaining a garden maintenance schedule is important if you want to see your indoor plants thrive. Scheduling times for routine plant care then is essential for raising plants that are as healthy as they are beautiful. Pruning and Propagating Prune your plants to encourage compact growth. Some plants, such as the geranium, can become long and […]

Staff Writer

 · Jun 11, 2010