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KNOW MORE ABOUT LIZARDS AND RID THEM

Controlling lizards at home can be achieved through a combination of preventive measures, natural remedies, and humane techniques. Here's a guide to help you keep lizards out of your living space: ABOUT LIZARDS AND RID THEM


ABOUT LIZARDS AND RID THEM 1.Seal Entry Points: Lizards often enter homes through small openings or cracks. Seal any gaps around doors, windows, and other entry points using weather stripping, caulk, or mesh screens.



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2.Keep Your Home Clean: Lizards are attracted to insects, so maintaining a clean environment will reduce their food source. Regularly clean up crumbs, spills, and food scraps, and dispose of garbage promptly.


3. Reduce Insect Population: Since lizards feed on insects, reducing the insect population can deter them. Use natural insect repellents or traps to control insects and disrupt the lizard's food source.



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4. Declutter and Remove Hiding Spots: Lizards like to hide in cluttered areas. Keep your living space tidy and remove items like stacks of paper, cardboard, and unused items that can provide hiding spots.


5. Install Door Sweeps: Install door sweeps on exterior doors to prevent lizards from slipping in underneath.

6. Use Natural Repellents: Several natural repellents can deter lizards. These include:

Eggshells: Crushed eggshells can create a barrier lizards find difficult to cross.

Coffee Powder: Sprinkle coffee powder around areas where lizards are commonly seen.

Garlic and Onion: The strong scent of garlic and onion can repel lizards.

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8. Sticky Traps: Sticky traps or adhesive pads can be placed in areas where lizards are active. However, ensure that they are humane and won't cause harm to the lizards.

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9. Ultrasonic Repellers: Ultrasonic devices emit high-frequency sounds that are bothersome to lizards and other pests. These devices are safe for humans and pets but should be placed strategically for effectiveness.



10. Professional Assistance: If the lizard problem persists, consider seeking professional pest control assistance. They can offer safe and effective methods to remove lizards from your home.


Remember, Lizards are Beneficial: While it's understandable to want to keep lizards out of your living space, it's worth noting that lizards can be beneficial as they eat insects. If the lizards are not causing harm, it might be worth considering coexistence or finding ways to peacefully encourage them to stay outside.


NOTE : Choose methods that align with your values and prioritize the safety of both humans and animals in and around your home.


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