10 Tips for Getting Rid of Cockroaches

Caulk to help keep cockroaches out. When it comes to pests, Arizona has a fair amount of species to deal with and that’s just from the cockroach family! There are at least 20 different species in the Valley of the Sun, but the most common is the German (house/apartment roach) and the [...]

Natural Organic Pest Control Products

Many of us try to do things “naturally.” When controlling pests, we'd like to be able to that “naturally,” too. By taking simple actions around the house, we can often naturally prevent pest infestations. There are some simple things you can do now for natural pest control without buying a thing, too. Natural or organic [...]

How to Get Rid of Feral Cats

It has been shown that pets ease stress and often lead to a longer life for their human owners. However, when the animals in your life are not pets, but are instead feral, or wild, cats, then the stress level can increase. Feral cats are not socialized to people, so they are not [...]

2020-05-08T12:39:12-07:00November 3rd, 2015|Natural Pest Control, Other Pests|0 Comments

Fall Outdoor Entertaining

Fall in much of Arizona is the time of year that residents most enjoy, with its cooler temperatures and clear blue skies. The beautiful weather makes fall outdoor entertaining ideal. The current trend in yard design is to make your backyard an extension of your interior living space. Some of the most popular ways to [...]

2019-09-09T08:07:51-07:00October 13th, 2015|Home & Garden Tips, Natural Pest Control|0 Comments

Natural Mosquito Repellent

Natural Mosquito Repellent Mosquitoes literally suck. They are a pest that bugs us even after they’ve landed on us. Getting rid of mosquitoes is not a once and done thing either, since they like tree cavities and clogged gutters, as well as anywhere else where there’s standing water. There are several different [...]

2020-05-08T13:09:06-07:00July 14th, 2015|Natural Pest Control, Other Pests|4 Comments

A Natural Solution to Pest and Weed Control

Sometimes, you just have to think like a bug or a weed! We do that a lot here at Bug & Weed Mart, as we help people solve their pest and weed problems. We carry 21 organic or natural products so you can find the natural solution to pest and weed control that works best for you. [...]

How to Get Rid of Pigeons

Want to learn how to get rid of pigeons? Thoughts about pigeons range from considering them rats with wings to admirers joining international organizations where members engage in lengthy discussions regarding breeding and color variations. Even though we consider them pests, some of these birds have done a lot of good. In fact, here are [...]

How to Get Rid of Spiders

AZ brown recluse spider Spiders are believed to have existed for more than 300 million years. With the exception of tarantulas, which may live up to twenty years, the average spider lives for one year, though some of the larger wolf spiders live for about two years. And most spiders only mate [...]


As temperatures cool down, many of us tend to spend a lot of time outdoors, especially in our patio and backyard areas. It's also the same time of year when we begin to notice more bugs are out, especially crickets. You may hear them chirping before you see them. It’s a pleasant sound when it’s [...]

Natural Pest Control … Without Using Chemicals!

We all know what the words “pest control” mean.  But if you are trying to control insects, rodents, bugs, and pests of all kinds and are a do-it-yourselfer, there are several ways to do that using natural pest control methods. Here are a few simple, effective, non-chemical, natural pest control steps that work in preventing [...]