Every home winds up with a pest problem at some point, and most of the time, it has nothing to do with poor housekeeping. Good home repair and maintenance are also essential to keeping insects and rodents out of your home too.

Below, you’ll find natural solutions to get rid of household pests and steps you can take to keep them from coming back forever. These kid and pet-safe pest control methods should be your first step to get most bugs or rodents out of your home.

How to Control Household Pests Naturally