Category: Beetles, Cockroaches & Other Insects

10 Pest Control Tips to Keep Pests Away This Summer | Bug Tip Tuesday

Nothing ruins a picnic like a line of ants. Nothing ruins a barbecue like a swarm of mosquitoes. And nothing ruins a morning like spotting a spider, cockroach, or mouse somewhere in your house. Keep bugs and critters away from your home and yard this summer with these 10 best pest control... more
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Effective Pest Control

The Essentials for Food Processing Plants and Warehouses Today’s food plant pest control programs should be effective, fully documented and automated. To be effective, they must strictly follow a number of guidelines. These guidelines are being updated by an advisory council to the National Pest... more
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Pests Commonly Found in the Bathroom​​​​​​​

Though the bathroom is where we go to get clean, a pest infestation in this area of the house can leave you feeling gross, no matter how hard you scrub. Mainly due to their attraction to moisture, a number of bugs are typically found in bathrooms. These pesky invaders include... more
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Facts About Nuisance Wildlife

Some wild animals that could be living right in your own backyard.  There are many wild animals native to the United States that people likely encounter on a near-daily basis, sometimes without even realizing it. These common backyard creatures have found ways to co-exist with humans, which... more
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Why to Hire an Exterminator

Hiring an exterminator is a big decision.  Most people think they can rectify a pest problem themselves with some do-it-yourself remedy.  Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Here are a few reasons why you should hire a professional exterminator. Specialized Plans Your home is your castle,... more
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Carpet Beetles in the Home

Cockroaches, termites and bed bugs get a lot of press. However, carpet beetles should really join your most unwanted list. They can literally eat you out of house and home. Carpet beetles will eat just about anything,: carpets, furniture, lint, hair, garments, blankets, pet food, animal nests,... more
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Bug Tip Tuesday – DIY Bug Spray

You can make your own organic bug spray from kitchen leftovers! Save your onion skins, peels and ends then refrigerate in an empty margarine-sized tub or ziplock bag until the container is full. Once you have enough, place the onion pieces in a pail and fill with warm water. Soak for a few days,... more
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Keeping Your Belonging Safe From Pests During Storage

Before sending your items to a storage unit, take a few moments to ensure your items will return just as they went in.  Taking a few precautions for the items that are worth storing can ensure your piece of mind.  Here are a few tips on what to check before putting your items in a storage unit. ... more
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St. Patrick's Day Snack

Vanilla pudding mixed with green food coloring, then sprinkle chocolate wafer crumbs and add a gummy worm into a tall shot glasses for a St Patrick's day kids snacks... more
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Cleaner, Deodorizer & Pesticide

Here is an easy DIY recipe that is a cleaner, deodorizer and pesticide all in one. What you will need: 1 Cup borax 1 Cup baking soda 30 Drops of any essential oil 1 Mason jar Directions: Pour all ingredients into the mason jar and shake until mixed. Puncture a hole in the lid of the... more
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