Spring is a great time to enjoy the pleasantly warm temperature outdoors on a walk through blooming gardens.
Unfortunately, spring could also mean the return of pesky pests. According to Forbes, some of these pests may cause homeowners annual losses of about $5 billion—for both control and repairs. Continue reading
Pest infestations come with major costs—lost sleep, peace of mind, inconvenience, and a laundry list of extermination equipment being just some of them. Continue reading
Imagine this: you bring a prospective buyer to a property, feeling certain that they’ll fall in love with the house and place an offer. And sure enough, they appear smitten. It’s almost the perfect home. They’re about to say yes. But suddenly, something scurries past on the floor. At the same moment, you hear a flapping noise. Continue reading
The one place in your home that’s most vulnerable to pest infestations, is your kitchen.
Here are a few ways you can keep your kitchen free of pests. Continue reading
According to a survey report released by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), 97% of all pest control cases in 2018, were related to treatment of bedbugs. 68% of the surveyed professional pest exterminators also believed that bedbugs were the most difficult pests to treat. Not only are the numbers of bedbug infestation increasing in the United States, but they are also becoming more and more challenging to control, as stated in the Journal of Economic Entomology. Continue reading
The weather is all cold and comforting these days. You may not be worrying about it at the moment, but as the temperatures begin to rise, you’ll also start to seeing some of the most annoying pests—particularly wasps. Continue reading
Do you hear something sprinting across the roof and then it mysteriously vanishes? It could be an indication that squirrels have taken over your home’s attic. Continue reading
Humans have lived with bed bugs for as long as we’ve been around. No, scratch that; bed bugs have lived on humans for as long as we’ve been around. Continue reading
Insects and bugs play important roles in most ecosystems. They’re an important part of the natural order of things, keeping the food cycle intact. Continue reading
Think you may have just found the perfect home? Is it a good neighborhood for the kids to grow up in? At a reasonable price, too? If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Continue reading