Types of Cockroaches

At a Glance Roach Identification and Treatment Summary Chart Small Roaches (1/2″- 1″) German Roach Identification German roach adults range in size from 1/2 inch- 5/8 inch long. They are light to medium brown with 2 dark distinctive stripes behind the head. The young (nymphs) are wingless, smaller and much darker in color, with a… Continue reading Types of Cockroaches

Interesting Facts About Insects – Top 10 Fun Facts About Insects!

If you’ve ever looked at a parade of ants under a magnifying glass, tried to catch a butterfly during the summer or listened to crickets chirping outside your tent, you know just how fun insects can be. And here are some fun facts about insects that you’re sure to enjoy. 1. There are more insects… Continue reading Interesting Facts About Insects – Top 10 Fun Facts About Insects!

February is Cockroach Month!

Disgusting. Ugly. Filthy. Creepy. These are usually the words used to describe cockroaches. And yes, these may be true. But you know what else? Cockroaches are unique insects, and as much as you may hate to admit it, amazing creatures. How amazing? Read on (if you have the guts, that is). 1. Cockroaches are older… Continue reading February is Cockroach Month!

Seasonal Bugs To Watch Out For

Termites Believing termites to be strictly hot-weather pests, many homeowners let their guards down during winter months. However, classes of termites are known to swarm during fall months and reproduce in homes until February. Subterranean termites are the most destructive and widespread termite in the United States.  They are social insects, living in colonies that… Continue reading Seasonal Bugs To Watch Out For

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Bedbugs

Bedbugs are small, oval, brownish insects that live on the blood of animals or humans. Adult bedbugs have flat bodies about the size of an apple seed. After feeding, however, their bodies swell and are a reddish color. Bedbugs do not fly, but they can move quickly over floors, walls, and ceilings. Female bedbugs may lay hundreds… Continue reading Bedbugs