A Guide to Spooky Pests

Great article! Real-life creepy critters that can give homeowners a scare this Halloween While it’s normal to see spiders, bats and other creepy crawlers invade your front doorstep on Halloween in the form of trick-or-treaters or spooky décor, homeowners should also to be on the lookout for real-life ghoulish pests this fall. Here’s a guide… Continue reading A Guide to Spooky Pests

Everything You Need to Know About Pantry Pests

What are these bugs? Where there’s food, there might be critters (hey, pests like to eat, just as we do). The most-common pantry pests are moths, weevils and small beetles. Yes, they’re annoying, but not really dangerous — they won’t bite or sting, nor will they damage your home. But my kitchen is clean! Pests… Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Pantry Pests

How to Identify Bed Bugs

If you have an infestation, it is best to find it early, before the infestation becomes established or spreads. Treating a minor infestation, while an inconvenience, is far less costly and easier than treating the same infestation after it becomes more widespread. However, low-level infestations are also much more challenging to find and correctly identify.… Continue reading How to Identify Bed Bugs

The Complete Guide to Managing Your Summer Pest Problem

Found this great article and wanted to share! https://lifehacker.com/the-complete-guide-to-managing-your-summer-pest-problem-1183885737 Adam Dachis Summer brings fun, sun, and—unfortunately—lots of annoying bugs. If you’ve got the pests that come with the season, you don’t have to go through great lengths to rid your home of them. A few DIY methods and inexpensive tools can do the trick. Back… Continue reading The Complete Guide to Managing Your Summer Pest Problem

Identifying household ants

Ants can be a challenge to identify without the proper equipment and experience. In many cases, the best way to confirm the identity of an ant is to enlist the help of a pest management professional. Nevertheless, it is possible to identify some of the most common species of household ants without a microscope. The… Continue reading Identifying household ants

Explore Cockroaches

Cockroaches have been around since the time of dinosaurs! A cockroach can live almost a month without food. A cockroach can live about two weeks without water. Some female cockroaches only mate once and stay pregnant for life! A cockroach can live for up to one week without its head! Cockroaches can hold their breath… Continue reading Explore Cockroaches

5 Common Spring Pests (And How to Avoid Them)

By Susan Grant Legacki Spring, while objectively beautiful, isn’t limited to blooming flowers and green grass. It is also when the great outdoors’ most annoying—and sometimes dangerous—pests can wreak havoc on your adventures. Learn how to avoid these five nasty, irritating and persistent springtime pests while enjoying the trails. Ticks Ticks are a serious concern… Continue reading 5 Common Spring Pests (And How to Avoid Them)