- Created: 06 June 2017 06 June 2017
As the weather warms up, ticks become increasingly prevalent. If you have them in your area, you can even spot adult ticks in late fall or very early spring. While many species of tick are
seasonal and begin to appear after a frost, you can find a tick on your property at almost any time of year.
- Created: 31 January 2017 31 January 2017
When you think of household pests, you typically think of mice, ants, or cockroaches. Little beetles, however, are not on every homeowner's radar. But carpet beetles are one of nature's most destructive pests, and they can be challenging to defeat once you've got an infestation.
- Created: 24 January 2017 24 January 2017
If your kitchen has become a gathering spot for hundreds of tiny ants, then yours may be among the countless households with sugar ant infestations. Though this tiny ant is harmless to people, it is still disconcerting to see them marching all over your counters, across your floors, and inside your pantry.
- Created: 17 January 2017 17 January 2017
You have seen them before: small, dark gray or black bugs that wear "suits of armor" on their backs. Pill bugs, often affectionately called "roly-polies," are some of nature's least scary critters. As far as pests go, many people don't feel personally threatened by pill bugs, and they will overlook them as a result.
- Created: 10 January 2017 10 January 2017
At this time of year, mice tend to come indoors where it's warm and comfortable. Knowing the signs of a mouse infestation and what you can do about it can help you avoid problems and get rid of an infestation in its early stages.