The many benefits of cinnamon (and how to use it)
How can you get the most out of cinnamon? Here's a look at seven amazing benefits.
How silica strengthens plants
Silica, a mineral, is often considered as non-essential (or quasi-essential) for plant growth. Also known as silicon dioxide, silica is a naturally occurring compound made up of silicon and oxygen atoms. It is one of the most common minerals on earth and is found in rocks, sand and soil. Silica is essential for the growth and development of many organisms, including plants and animals. Silica is a wonder for plants. Here are six of its incredible benefits. Silica reduces pest populations Silica reduces pest populations in a natural and non-toxic way. When plants absorb silica, it is deposited into their...
Non-toxic insect control: The benefits of peppermint oil
Peppermint oil has a multitude of benefits and uses, including being an incredible natural and safe pest control option. Read to find out how Dr. Killigan uses peppermint oil.
The benefits of soybean oil
Soybean oil has had many uses. Find out how Dr. Killigan's uses this versatile oil in our non-toxic insect control solutions today.
Diatomaceous earth vs. boric acid
The two most common powders on the market that can be used as insecticides are diatomaceous earth and boric acid. Both can kill bugs, but one is poisonous. Both have warnings, but one is generally recognized as safe by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, while the other is not approved by the FDA. An excellent third option is Dr. Killigan's Dust to Dust Non-Toxic Insect Powder. Dust to Dust is a safer and more effective alternative to diatomaceous earth for insect control. In fact, it is proven to have kill times up to 50% faster than diatomaceous earth. This post aims to...
The hidden toxins in your pet's food
Pet food can contain harmful ingredients for your four-legged friends. Find out what these toxins are, the damage they can do to your pets, and what Dr. Killigan has to say about it.
The insect-repelling power of eastern red cedar wood
Cedar is a unique, versatile tree that will far outlive many generations of people. But what else makes this particular tree so special?
What Pest Control Products Are Safe for Pets?
If you own a pet, then you are familiar with products that claim to be safe to use on your pets. But consider the ingredients they use, how safe are they really?