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Nifty home hacks to help you keep pesky pests at bay this summer

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There’s nothing like a creepy-crawly to plague your nights and that's why we're compiled tips to help you keep out the critters (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)
There’s nothing like a creepy-crawly to plague your nights and that's why we're compiled tips to help you keep out the critters (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)

Ahhh, summer . . . Balmy weather, warm evenings, dewy fresh mornings and long days spent in the great outdoors. But there’s a downside too: bugs.

There’s nothing like a creepy-crawly to plague your nights, ruin your picnics and generally annoy the heck out of you.

It may be tempting to reach for a can of pesticide but sprays can harm the environment and affect those with allergies. Rather try these nifty home hacks to keep pesky pests at bay.

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