Home Repellents vs Pest Control Services With the welcome arrival of spring comes the unwelcome arrival of mosquitos. Those pesky bloodsuckers aren't just annoying; thanks to their disease-carrying capabilities, they can also be very dangerous. This is why you must protect yourself and your family from these insects at all times. Home Repellents vs Pest Control Services. There are several repellents for mosquitoes available in a variety of stores. But do you know which ones are effective or … [Read more...] about Home Repellents vs Pest Control Services
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Life is Easier With Good Local Pest Control It might be hard to hear, but if it wasn't for many pests, we probably wouldn't be here. For all intents and purposes, insects are at the bottom of the food chain. Without them, plants that rely on them for reproduction and animals that rely on them for survival would be in a dire situation. Even pests like spiders and rodents do serve a purpose (albeit some more than others). When the time arises that you realize you have an infestation that you … [Read more...] about Life is Easier With Good Local Pest Control
Bed Bug Detection NYC It doesn't seem like too long ago when bed bugs were thought to be things of the past. Even now, many homeowners have no idea that the once exterminated creature has entered back into the fold of unwelcome household pests. If you have the unfortunate luck to get bed bugs, though, you'll find out how much of a nuisance they are very quickly. Bed Bug Detection NYC. A big problem with bed bugs is knowing where to look for them in the first place. Bed bug detection in … [Read more...] about Bed Bug Detection NYC: Local Sightings
Difference Between Indoor and Outdoor Ants The sheer number of ants in a single colony can seem overwhelming at times. If you only one colony sets up shop near your home and begins an invasion of either your house or yard, the problem can become annoying, to say the least. What is the difference between indoor and outdoor ants? Do you know how to find ants that are on your property? The good news is that they're not the sneakiest of insects. Most ant varieties don't go out of their way to … [Read more...] about Difference Between Indoor and Outdoor Ants
Homeowners are always looking for ways to spruce up their homes with household plants as they are pretty to look at, but they also make your home prone to houseplant pests. Let's take a look at how you can spot these houseplant pests and how to fight against them. Pest control NYC: How to spot houseplant pests A wide variety of small bugs are attracted to the plants inside your home. You might have to deal with aphids, mites, scale insects, mealy bugs, thrips, or even springtails. Some of … [Read more...] about How to Spot Houseplant Pests
Climate Change Impact in House Bugs Whether the current climate change is permanent or simply a temporary weather cycle of Earth, one thing to keep in mind is its impact on house bugs. If you're like most people, you're probably not a huge fan of dealing with the heat unless you're at the beach or sitting by the swimming pool. It might surprise you to learn that insects often feel the same way. With record temperatures afflicting various parts of the country at any given time, a number of … [Read more...] about Climate Change Impact in House Bugs
Are They Bed Bugs or Carpet Beetles? Paranoia is something that's hard to get away from. When something is suggested to us, and we truly start to believe it, we may see signs that aren't really there. Are They Bed Bugs or Carpet Beetles? Take, for instance, the resurgence of bed bugs. We know these little parasites have been making a comeback, and they can be so devastating (and annoying), that we might tend to see signs of the insect when it's actually something else. One such possibility … [Read more...] about Are They Bed Bugs or Carpet Beetles?