Bed bugs in your home can be extremely annoying and particularly disheartening if you have experienced the itchy red welts commonly accompanied with an infestation. What’s even more frustrating is that these pests can be incredibly difficult to get rid of without the proper tools. With recent rises in infestations across America, it pays to […]
Rats are a difficult nuisance that are not necessarily easy to get rid of. While there are many rodenticides and poisons options available, rat traps are the best option if you are concerned about children or pets getting accidentally exposed to these poisons. Types of Rat Traps There are a couple of different types of […]
Many insects and pests can be caught in traps, and spiders are no exception. The most effective and most commonly used spider traps are sticky traps which are glue-based and are designed specifically to keep the spiders from getting away. Sticky traps are a safe and effective way of getting rid of many types of […]
Coming home from vacation you may have stepped into your bathroom that’s been
unused in a while and seen tiny flies near your drain. If you see a lot of them, you may
need drain fly control. They are very small, around a sixth of an inch, and can be a bit
fuzzy. These flies are not good at flying and tend to hop around rather than fly. You
do not need to worry about getting bit because they do not bite at all. In fact, they do
not carry any diseases at all harmful to humans. So as far as flies go, they are pretty
If you are experiencing an ant problem, identifying the ant species may be of help when trying to choose control methods. In this article, we review how to identify a few main species and control options available. There are several species of ants that you may encounter invading your home or outdoor area. Some of […]
No matter what the season – summer, spring, winter or fall – roaches never seem to take a holiday at all. Roaches come in many shapes and sizes and thrive without much attention. There are simple steps to roaches infestation control that you can take to minimize the opportunity for roaches to flourish in your […]
No matter what the season; summer, spring, winter or fall, roaches never seem to take a holiday at all. Roaches come in many shapes and sizes and thrive without much attention at all. There are simple steps that you can take to minimize the opportunity for roaches to flourish in your household. In this […]
Summertime is prime time for flies to increase activity and become a problem for the do it yourself pest controller. There are many of types of flies that can cause a problem in our homes. There are house flies, fruit flies, blue and green bottle flies, and moth flies. Flies are prolific proliferators and eat […]
When attempting to control ants with chemicals, the most basic options are direct application to the mounds or a broadcast application. It must be noted, that to reduce your ant populations, you must kill the queen. So either application of chemical control must meet that objective to be considered a success. In this article we review direct and broad cast applications for ant control.
Although Carpenter Bees are common, and usually do no severe damage by their tunneling, they can sometimes be extremely dangerous and cause structural damage if the same timber is used by colonies year after year. In this article, we discuss how to identify carpenter bees and control methods for carpenter bees.