Posts Tagged ‘pests’
Your Guide to Getting Ready for Summer Pests
Summer is finally upon us here in the South, which means many things—no school, fun vacations, and plenty of time spent outdoors! Unfortunately, summer in the South comes with some uninvited guests. Keep reading for some tips from the experts on dealing with summer pests. Summer Pests to Look Out For It’s easy to assume…Read More
Helpful Bugs to Get Your Kids Buzzing About
Why is it that grownups inherit such a phobia for bugs and insects over time? Children are often fascinated by these little critters—perhaps due to sheer infatuation and curiosity. While they are still in their malleable years, children present the opportune chance to be taught about the helpful bugs in (and around) your backyard or…Read More
Washed Poor ‘Incy’ Out: The Truth About April Showers and Bugs
You may have heard the popular saying, “April showers bring May flowers,” during the beginning of spring. Typically, as the weather gets warmer, plants really start to bloom and all the spring festivities begin. But, the warmer weather also welcomes a host of pests—including flies, bees, and ants—to come out and play. With all the…Read More
Rodents You Definitely Don’t Want in Your Home & Yard
It’s common to assume that the rodent family extends to just mice and rats, but you’d be surprised with the various kinds of rodents there are in the world. Did you know that rodents can be found on every continent in the world except for Antarctica? Known for taking advantage of all food and water…Read More
Which Pests Return in the Spring?
Many pests, including those annoying termites and spiders, come back to play once the temperatures rise. Watch out because their presence can cause destruction and havoc to your home! Here is a list of the most common pests that emerge during spring: Ants There are two main ants to be aware of during the spring,…Read More
Bitten by the Love Bug: Pests We Actually Love to Have Around
Don’t be surprised when you find out that some of the bugs in your garden are actually ones you want to keep around. It’s common to assume that all pests are a nuisance and annoying, but there are many insects that are good! If you are an avid gardener, landscaper, or even someone who loves…Read More
Where Pests Hide Out During Cold Weather
Pests, bugs, insects, rodents, and more love to sneak into your home when it’s cold out to stay warm during the winter months. But have you ever wondered where they actually hide? Surprisingly, those critters are more methodological than you may originally think. So, be on the lookout for unwanted guests in your home. Curious…Read More
New Year, New Bugs? Say “No” to Insects this Winter!
With all the joys that come from starting a new year, it’s easy to forget some little things, like insects and furry creatures. After all, once the celebration settles down, everyone must jump back into reality. People often assume that during the winter months, insects disappear until it gets warm again. But that’s not the…Read More
Winter Is Coming. These Pests Could Be Too.
We are sorry to be the bearers of bad news and inform you that even when the warm weather fades into cold and dark days, pests still make appearances in and around your home. While they may not be flying around outside, they certainly are invading your home by making it their home, too. Many…Read More
Thankful for Pests? See Which Pests We’re Thankful for This Thanksgiving
It’s a lot of people’s favorite time of year! It’s a time to not only give thanks for the things we notice everyday, but also to be thankful for the smaller things, the mundane, and the unsung heroes. When you hear the word “pest,” thankful might not be the first feeling that comes to mind.…Read More