Winter Pest Solutions for Pest Control

We are right in the middle of Winter! Pests become more attracted to your home during the winter season. Here are some of the methods to deal with different winter pests. Rodents like rats and mice can fit in very tiny places. They do not have collapsible skeletons,...

Reduce Pests by Cleaning the Yard

Sanitation is a crucial step in reducing problems caused by pests and diseases. Just like people, trees and flowers will need a healthy environment too. We ensure to get fresh air, water and live in a clean home so as to reduce the chances of getting ill, but we tend...

Mice Causing Problems During The Winter Season

As the winter season approaches, homeowners may start to witness rodents in their houses. One of the pests that attack homes during this season is mice. The risk of mice increases as the temperature drops which comes with a lot of problems. One of the reasons the...

Taming Spiders in and Around the Home

Spiders are found in many places. There are different species found in and around the home. These spiders are of different species and are not identical. The only thing spiders have in common is that they have eight legs. Spiders are known to eat insects and act as a...

Stinging Insects and How to Protect Yourself From Them

There are many kinds of insects. Most are considered harmless while others are known to sting. Stinging insects use stingers that were initially used for laying eggs. In most insects, they are found in females while in arthropods, they can be found in both males and...

Definitive List of Termite Prevention

People believe that prevention is better than cure. When it comes to pests, the saying applies even more. Pests cause a lot of damage when left to infest their property. Termites are known to be destructive when it comes to property especially wood. Termites are pests...

How to Protect Important Pollinators

There are many resources in the media and everywhere else concerning the health of pollinators. Pollinators are important since they help in pollination. Examples of these pollinators include bees, butterflies, birds, beetles, and birds. There are many threats facing...

Say Bye Bye to the Mouse Living in Your House

As small, harmless and attractive as they may seem, mice can undoubtedly cause a lot of harm to you and your family. During dry seasons, pests and rodents including mice start preparing for fall seasons, hence look for alternative sources of food, water, and shelter...

Putting Pest Allergies to Sleep This Winter

Putting pest allergies to sleep this winter The cool temperatures of winter bring with it the comforting fact that there is reduced amount of pollen levels in the air thus translating into minimized incidences of allergies. However, that does not, in any way, mean...

Myths and Facts About Bed Bugs

When it comes to bed bugs, it's hard to separate fact from fiction. These annoying creatures have become the subject of just about everything from media reports to fictional stories. Whether you've dealt with them in the past or your home is trying to remain bug free,...

How to Keep Your Home Wasp Free

Finding wasps around your home isn't exactly something anyone wants to deal with. They pose a major threat to you and your loved ones. Just coming in their vicinity can cause them to act up and end up stinging you for no reason. You don't even have to provoke them to...

Tips for Preventing Bugs While Traveling

The tension of the number of bedbugs rising in many states is causing many travelers to have sleepless nights. Many travelers are ending up canceling their trips in fear of bed bugs. Notably, bedbugs are found in office buildings, movie theaters, apartments,...

How To Prevent Mice From Your Home

Mice are known to be cute animals. Still, even the cuteness is nothing compared to the damage these tiny creatures can cause. Mice are more prone to come to your home if you live in California since they are looking for moisture to cool them from the dry weather. They...

Common Diseases Caused by Pests

No one likes pests and if a homeowner is experiencing severe allergies, dealing with extreme sinus congestion or having trouble breathing, it might be a sign that there are pests present in the home. Homeowners should keep in mind that there are various disease and...

Pantry Pests

Pantry pests include insects found in food, spices, pasta, herbs, flour and cereal such as beetles and moths. There are many types of pantry pests, but the most common insect pantry pests are Indian meal moth and merchant grain beetles. Both these types of insects can...

How Dangerous are Black and Brown Widow Spiders?

The brown widow spider scientifically known as Latrodectus geometricus is found in the tropical and subtropical areas, including Hawaii parts of Australia and the Caridean islands, and is related to the black widow spider. The color of the spider may range from tan to...

Are Termites Attracted to Water?

Termites are very similar to other insects and animals and to some level, even humans. Therefore, like humans, their most basic components of survival are food, water, and shelter. Termites, however, have adapted to sourcing water from wood and other materials that...

7 Interesting Termite Facts

Termites would make terrible dinner guest because of their preferred choice of diet; they would rather leave the food and eat the table underneath the food. Termites feast on wood, and many of them prefer the wet and moldy wood. But if they find comfort in homes, they...