Car Door Seal, Natural Pest Control, and Other Country Lore

This installment of an ongoing country lore feature includes tips on natural pest control and making a do-it-yourself car door seal.

A reader in St. Petersburg, FL offers this contribution to country lore: a method of making a reusable cloth vacuum bag.
"Magic" nylon mesh will do a lot to discourage pelicans and other marauding birds from raising your property. Birds hate it.

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