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Fire ants, fungus gnats and spiders

PEST MANAGEMENT TIPS Fire Ants The imported fire ants can be very dangerous. They have several different size workers (polymorphic) and reddish-brown to black in color. They have severe stings that can cause blisters and allergic responses to the venom as well as anaphylactic shock. Over 30,000 people a year in this country seek medical … Continue reading

It’s About Quality of Life. Live Sustainable and Without Toxins.

My goal is to improve the quality of life for humans & the planet, by assisting people to not only become more educated & aware of their environment – but also by learning to manage their home & business with a sustainable, healthier approach to tending to unwanted infestations of bugs.



Richard and his cat.


Richard “Bugman” Fagerlund

Pesticides are weapons of mass destruction. I will help anyone deal with pest problems without the use of toxic pesticides.  This offer is open to anyone in the world. Most people can do their own pest control if they want.  Why use pesticides when you can control most pests with non-toxic methods as listed in some cases below.

  • Cockroaches (beer and duct tape)
  • Ants (peanut butter and jelly, grits)
  • Earwigs (newspaper)
  • Silverfish (baby food jars and flour)
  • Paper wasps (brown paper bags, Avon Skin so Soft)
  • Bed bugs (alcohol, water & dish soap, hair dryer)
  • Head lice (salt water, hair dryer)
  • Fungus gnats (aquarium gravel)
  • Fruit flies (vinegar)
  • Carpet beetles (dirty socks and cheese)
  • Subterranean termites (Tetracycline)
  • Spiders (peppermint essential oil)
  • Almost all pests (alcohol, water and dish soap).
  • If you have any pest issues, you can contact me at My fee for helping people in their homes is $25 and that is a one-time fee. If you have any pest issues in the future, I will continue to help you at no additional charge. I will work with businesses and government agencies also and we can negotiate any fees. In most cases they can pay whatever my consultations are worth to them. I have handbooks on several subjects that I will share with you based on your pest issues. They include “Earth Friendly Pest Management for your Home and Garden and Commercial Establishments.” There are also handbooks on Weed Management, Garden and Lawn Pest, School Pest Management and Termite Control.

    If you want my consulting service, you can pay through my PayPal account at or send a check to me at the address below.  If you are a business, contact me via email or phone (505-385-2820) and we can discuss your pest situation.

    Richard Fagerlund 7595 Faith Rd. Las Cruces, NM 88012


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