Herbs, You Have Them In Your Garden To Eat, Why Not To Repel Bugs!!! Basil, Bay Leaves, Mint, Rosemary and Lavender.
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You’re on a summer picnic, lounging in the sun with your eyes closed after eating your turkey sandwich. Something buzzes by your ear. You lazily swat at the sound and then — ouch! — you feel that familiar, aching sting on your cheek. As your face burns red and swells, the last thing on your mind is whether that pesky, no-good insect was a bee or a wasp.
In the preceding scenario, your attacker was most likely a type of wasp. Why? Because wasps are generally more aggressive and likely to stalk public gatherings in search of human food. Bees are more mild-mannered. They focus on the flowers, not your turkey sandwich.
That’s just one way to determine whether the attacker was a bee or a wasp. What other characteristics define these two very similar creatures — both of which belong to the order Hymenoptera? More than 25,000 kinds of each insect exist, but there are several relatively simple ways to distinguish between them.
A1 Exterminators is now offering an Organic Mosquito and Tick Program.
“You can expect up to a 70-90% reduction in mosquito and tick populations around your home…. less pests and less risks of diseases”
On May 6, 2016 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) granted public health exceptions under the provisions of section 18 of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), as amended, to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for use of has approved the distribution of products using the…
When you have mice in the home, it’s crucial to figure out a way to get rid of them as quickly as possible. If you have peppermint Altoids on hand, you can use the peppermint Altoids as a natural mouse repellent. The little rodents cannot stand the scent of peppermint, and will go nowhere near it, allowing these…
Winter months are the prime time for rodents to invade the home. Have you ever spotted a mouse in your house?
We have heard so many stories about what happens when people spot a mouse in their house. Do you have any funny things that have happened when the first one was…
It’s time to clean out your pantry for the New Year! We have some simple tips on how to best organize your food storage area – and prevent unwanted house guests in the form of pantry pests.
Some of the most common pests we see invading our pantries and cabinets are those that are identified as pantry pests, most notably…
Like so many other things in life, winter means different things to different people. I’ve often noticed that one’s opinion of the cold season depends on his or her age. As a child, you might eagerly embrace the winter for its promise of sledding, snowball fights, and unexpected school cancellations. As you grow older, though, your outlook naturally shifts….
Rodents are some of the most common winter pests. Learn which ones can invade your home and take preventative measures.