Tick season is upon us which means it’s time to start being more vigilant against these blood-thirsty pests. Unfortunately, humans aren’t the only ones who can be affected by ticks and the diseases they can pass on. Here’s how to check your dog for ticks to keep them safe this spring. Why Ticks Are Such […]
You may have already seen a few large, black bees buzzing around outside your home. These hovering bees are likely carpenter bees. Named for their ability to create holes in wood, which they use as homes to raise their young, carpenter bees are relatively harmless pests to humans but they do have the potential to […]
As the temperature gets warmer, many of us will start making our way outside more to enjoy the spring weather. One thing to remember, though, are the common spring pests that will be joining us outdoors. Here’s a comprehensive list of those common spring pests and what to expect with their arrival. Flies Many different […]
If you’ve started to notice unsightly streaks along the walls of your bathroom, you’re not alone. Paint is designed to stick to the surface it’s applied to. Unfortunately issues arise with this when moisture, temperature fluctuations, and incompatible products come into play. Surfactant Leaching Surfactants are water-soluble ingredients commonly found in latex paints used to […]
Chances are likely that as the weather warms up, you’ll start to see brown, shield-shaped bugs crawling around your home more. Those smelly pests are stink bugs and while they’re relatively harmless to humans and pets, they’re more than annoying to deal with in the spring. Stink Bugs In Spring Stink bugs start to emerge […]
Planning a new kitchen layout is hard, it gets even trickier if you’re a homeowner whose kitchen is best described as “cozy”. A small kitchen space doesn’t have to be a hindrance, though. In fact, most of the time a small kitchen space can be quite beneficial, when everything you need is right within reach. […]
Winterproof your home against winter pests.
So many of us struggle with seasonal allergies throughout the entire year around Dayton. What a lot of us don’t realize is that indoor pests could actually be contributing to our allergy symptoms, including runny noses, itchy eyes, and coughing. Our increased time at home in the winter months means it’s important we keep our […]
Learn how to create a DIY Fruit Fly trap to keep fruit flies out of your kitchen for good.
As we welcome in the new year, we wanted to share the top trends that will be paving the way in 2022. Here are some design ideas to inspire your next bathroom remodel in the coming new year! Trend #1 Oversized Colorful Tiles Grey has been a popular color for tiles in recent years but […]