With summer right around the corner, it’s almost time to get out the bathing suits and pic-nic baskets. But unfortunately, with warm weather also comes those pesky bees and their new hives. If a bee colony sets up their hive on your property, and you need it removed, call a beekeeper, not an exterminator. Because…Read More (061) Call A Beekeeper (Not An Exterminator) To Remove Bees
If you’ve ever wondered what kind of birds are chirping in your neighbourhood then this app might be right up your alley. BirdNET is an app that will recognize almost any bird in real time. The Cornell Lab of Ornithology used a massive database of bird calls to construct an algorithm that could decipher certain frequencies and patterns in…Read More (036) Find Bird Species In Real Time
Birds aren’t just pleasant to wake up to in the mornings, there’s actually a lot of information you can pick up just from listening to them. For starters, birds absolutely HATE snakes. If you hear them going crazy and dive-bombing a specific spot in the forest this usually means there’s a snake there, so stay…Read More (004) You Can Learn A Lot From Birds
Keep ants from entering your house by pouring white distilled vinegar around the outside perimeter. Just like some people can’t handle the potent smell of vinegar, there’s a reason why ants also aren’t able to deal with such a strong smell. When it comes to ants, strong odors have the ability to turn them away…Read More How To Keep Ants Out Of Your House This Summer
It may sound absurd but looking at cute baby animals has been proven to increase concentration and productivity by up to 44%. If cute baby animals weren’t wonderful enough, they can even get you to become a more productive student or employee all by simply looking at them. At Japan’s Hiroshima University, psychological scientists found…Read More Why You Should Look At Cute Pictures Of Baby Animals Every Morning
There’s not many of us out there that are a fan of spiders. In fact about 50% of women and 10% of men admitted to having arachnophobia. With over 40,000 different species of spiders out there, there is definitely a need to keep these things from sneaking into your house at night. Although our arachnophobia…Read More Getting Spiders In Your House? This DIY Spider Repellent Will Keep Them Away.
They don’t call them man’s best friend for nothing. Dogs are the best (yes, I’m biased). And it’s far too easy to let our furry companions pull at our heart strings far too often. We’ve all got a soft spot for animals, especially those of the house-bound variety. No more spilled kibble I’ll never understand how…Read More 5 Awesome Life Hacks For Dogs And Their Owners