This time of summer you can expect to see a number of stinging pests out and about, either bumbling near flowering plants or buzzing around your bbq. While bees themselves generally tend to keep to themselves, they are apt to sting when threatened. These stings send more than half a […]
You go into your kitchen to grab a box of cereal from the pantry, start to pour, and are shocked when you find more than just your favorite breakfast in your bowl. Pantry pests are a gross, annoying nuisance pest that can infest whatever they can get into in your […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Learn how to create a DIY Fruit Fly trap to keep fruit flies out of your kitchen for good.
Most people associate summer with being the prime pest season. While that’s certainly true for some insects, such as mosquitoes and flies, pests don’t simply go away when the weather turns dreary. In fact, many pests don’t go into hibernation or become inactive during the winter months. Instead they start […]