January 11, 2019

Are We Safe from Bed Bugs in the Winter?

You would think that as the cold temperatures move in, we would have a reprieve from pesky bed bugs and the problems they bring in a […]
December 21, 2018

Pest Proofing in Winter

The Winter solstice for 2018 is on Friday, c 21 which is the first day of winter. The Sun is directly overhead of the Tropic of […]
December 18, 2018

Major Difference Between Drywood and Subterranean Termites?


With Drywood and Subterranean Termites, do you know the difference between them? Major Difference Drywood termites nest inside the wood they are infesting while Subterranean termites reside in the […]
December 7, 2018

Chinch Bugs are Turf Grass Thugs

Do you have large dead patches of sod in your lawn? It is possible that it could be a disease but it might also be the […]
November 20, 2018

5,000 Different Species of Ladybugs

Did you know that “there are about 5,000 different species of ladybugs in the world? These much-loved critters are also known as lady beetles or ladybird […]
November 9, 2018

Mice Reproduce Quickly with up to 10 litters a Year

Not worried about mice in your home? You might want to rethink that? At 3 weeks old, a mouse is considered mature and ready to do […]
October 24, 2018

Insect Spotlight – Damselflies

Yes, you heard correctly – Damselflies. A Damselfly or a Dragonfly is a predatory insect of the order Odonata. Odonata is an order of carnivorous insects […]
October 16, 2018

Millipede or Centipede?

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a Millipede and a Centipede? Is there a difference? Here are some answers to those questions. Millipedes […]
October 6, 2018

What is a Palmetto Bug?

Eric Benson, Ph.D. professor and extension entomologist at Clemson University states that “usually when people are talking about palmetto bugs, they’re talking about the smoky brown […]
September 26, 2018

Rollie-Pollies Everywhere

Help! All of a sudden, I have the rollie-polly type bugs in my home and I’m not even sure what type of bug they are? Is […]